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SB 10.66.36

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


akṣaiḥ sabhāyāṁ krīḍantaṁ
bhagavantaṁ bhayāturāḥ
trāhi trāhi tri-lokeśa
vahneḥ pradahataḥ puram


akṣaiḥ—with dice; sabhāyām—in the royal court; krīḍantam—playing; bhagavantam—to the Personality of Godhead; bhaya—with fear; āturāḥ—agitated; trāhi trāhi—(they said) "Save us! Save us!"; tri—three; loka—of the worlds; īśa—O Lord; vahneḥ—from the fire; pradahataḥ—which is burning up; puram—the city.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


Distraught with fear, the people cried out to the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who was then playing at dice in the royal court: "Save us! Save us, O Lord of the three worlds, from this fire burning up the city!"

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