Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- nūnaṁ nānā-madonnaddhāḥ
- śāntiṁ necchanty asādhavaḥ
- teṣāṁ hi praśamo daṇḍaḥ
- paśūnāṁ laguḍo yathā
nūnam—certainly; nānā—by various; mada—by passions; unnaddhāḥ—puffed up; śāntim—peace; na icchanti—they do not desire; asādhavaḥ—scoundrels; teṣām—their; hi—indeed; praśamaḥ—pacification; daṇḍaḥ—physical punishment; paśūnām—for animals; laguḍaḥ—a stick; yathā—as.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
[Lord Balarāma said:] "Clearly the many passions of these scoundrels have made them so proud that they do not want peace. Then let them be pacified by physical punishment, as animals are with a stick.