Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sūta uvāca
- saṁstuto bhagavān itthaṁ
- mārkaṇḍeyena dhīmatā
- nārāyaṇo nara-sakhaḥ
- prīta āha bhṛgūdvaham
sūtaḥ uvāca—Sūta Gosvāmī said; saṁstutaḥ—properly glorified; bhagavān—the Supreme Lord; ittham—in this way; mārkaṇḍeyena—by Mārkaṇḍeya; dhī-matā—the intelligent sage; nārāyaṇaḥ—Lord Nārāyaṇa; nara-sakhaḥ—the friend of Nara; prītaḥ—satisfied; āha—spoke; bhṛgu-udvaham—to the most eminent descendant of Bhṛgu.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Sūta Gosvāmī said: The Supreme Lord Nārāyaṇa, the friend of Nara, was satisfied by the proper glorification offered by the intelligent sage Mārkaṇḍeya. Thus the Lord addressed that excellent descendant of Bhṛgu.