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SB 10.68.4

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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


nigṛhītaṁ sutaṁ śrutvā
yady eṣyantīha vṛṣṇayaḥ
bhagna-darpāḥ śamaṁ yānti
prāṇā iva su-saṁyatāḥ


nigṛhītam—captured; sutam—their son; śrutvā—hearing; yadi—if; eṣyanti—they will come; iha—here; vṛṣṇayaḥ—the Vṛṣṇis; bhagna—broken; darpāḥ—whose pride; śamam—pacification; yānti—they will attain; prāṇāḥ—the senses; iva—as; su—properly; saṁyatāḥ—brought under control.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


If the Vṛṣṇis come here when they learn that their son has been captured, we will break their pride. Thus they'll become subdued, like bodily senses brought under strict control.

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