Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sūta uvāca
- tam evaṁ nibhṛtātmānaṁ
- vṛṣeṇa divi paryaṭan
- rudrāṇyā bhagavān rudro
- dadarśa sva-gaṇair vṛtaḥ
sūtaḥ uvāca—Sūta Gosvāmī said; tam—him, Mārkaṇḍeya Ṛṣi; evam—thus; nibhṛta-ātmānam—his mind completely absorbed in trance; vṛṣeṇa—on his bull; divi—in the sky; paryaṭan—traveling; rudrāṇyā—accompanied by his consort, Rudrāṇī (Umā); bhagavān—the powerful lord; rudraḥ—Śiva; dadarśa—saw; sva-gaṇaiḥ—by his entourage; vṛtaḥ—surrounded.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Sūta Gosvāmī said: Lord Rudra, traveling in the sky on his bull and accompanied by his consort, Rudrāṇī, as well as his personal associates, observed Mārkaṇḍeya in trance.