Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- iti kṣiptvā śitair bāṇair
- virathī-kṛtya pauṇḍrakam
- śiro 'vṛścad rathāṅgena
- vajreṇendro yathā gireḥ
iti—with these words; kṣiptvā—deriding; śitaiḥ—sharp; bāṇaiḥ—with His arrows; virathī—chariotless; kṛtya—making; pauṇḍrakam—Pauṇḍraka; śiraḥ—his head; avṛścat—He cut off; ratha-aṅgena—with His Sudarśana disc; vajreṇa—with his thunderbolt weapon; indraḥ—Lord Indra; yathā—as; gireḥ—of a mountain.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Having thus derided Pauṇḍraka, Lord Kṛṣṇa destroyed his chariot with His sharp arrows. The Lord then cut off his head with the Sudarśana disc, just as Lord Indra lops off a mountain peak with his thunderbolt weapon.