Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- manye kṛṣṇaṁ ca rāmaṁ ca
- prāptāv iha surottamau
- surāṇāṁ mahad-arthāya
- gargasya vacanaṁ yathā
manye—I think; kṛṣṇam—Kṛṣṇa; ca—and; rāmam—Balarāma; prāptau—obtained; iha—on this planet; sura—of demigods; uttamau—two of the most elevated; surāṇām—of the demigods; mahat—great; arthāya—for a purpose; gargasya—of the sage Garga; vacanam—the statement; yathā—as.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
In my opinion, Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma must be two exalted demigods who have come to this planet to fulfill some great mission of the demigods. Such was foretold by Garga Ṛṣi.