- iti tad gṛṇatāṁ teṣāṁ
- munīnāṁ yoga-dharmiṇām
- pratinandya jagādedaṁ
- vikuṇṭha-nilayo vibhuḥ
brahmā uvāca—Lord Brahmā said; iti—thus; tat—speech; gṛṇatām—praising; teṣām—of them; munīnām—those four sages; yoga-dharmiṇām—engaged in linking with the Supreme; pratinandya—after congratulating; jagāda—said; idam—these words; vikuṇṭha-nilayaḥ—whose abode is bereft of anxiety; vibhuḥ—the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Lord Brahmā said: After thus congratulating the sages for their nice words, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, whose abode is in the kingdom of God, spoke as follows.