- uttamas tv akṛtodvāho
- mṛgayāyāṁ balīyasā
- hataḥ puṇya-janenādrau
- tan-mātāsya gatiṁ gatā
uttamaḥ—Uttama; tu—but; akṛta—without; udvāhaḥ—marriage; mṛgayāyām—on a hunting excursion; balīyasā—very powerful; hataḥ—was killed; puṇya-janena—by a Yakṣa; adrau—on the Himalaya Mountains; tat—his; mātā—mother (Suruci); asya—of her son; gatim—way; gatā—followed.
Dhruva Mahārāja's younger brother Uttama, who was still unmarried, once went on a hunting excursion and was killed by a powerful Yakṣa in the Himalaya Mountains. Along with him, his mother, Suruci, also followed the path of her son [she died].