Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sūryaś cāstaṁ gatas tāvat
- tamasā cāvṛtā diśaḥ
- nimnaṁ kūlaṁ jala-mayaṁ
- na prājñāyata kiñcana
sūryaḥ—the sun; ca—and; astam gataḥ—having set; tāvat—thereupon; tamasā—by darkness; ca—and; āvṛtāḥ—covered; diśaḥ—all the directions; nimnam—low; kūlam—high land; jala-mayam—with water all around; na prājñāyata—could not be recognized; kiñcana—any.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Then, as the sun set, the forest was covered by darkness in every direction, and with all the flooding we could not distinguish high land from low.