- kṣaṇenācchāditaṁ vyoma
- ghanānīkena sarvataḥ
- visphurat-taḍitā dikṣu
kṣaṇena—within a moment; ācchāditam—was covered; vyoma—the sky; ghana—of dense clouds; anīkena—with a mass; sarvataḥ—everywhere; visphurat—dazzling; taḍitā—with lightning; dikṣu—in all directions; trāsayat—threatening; stanayitnunā—with thundering.
Within a moment the whole sky was overcast with dense clouds, and severe thundering was heard. There was glittering electric lightning and severe rainfall.