- mā bhaiṣṭa bhrātaro mahyaṁ
- yūyam ity āha kauśikaḥ
- ananya-bhāvān pārṣadān
- ātmano marutāṁ gaṇān
mā bhaiṣṭa—do not fear; bhrātaraḥ—brothers; mahyam—my; yūyam—you; iti—thus; āha—said; kauśikaḥ—Indra; ananya-bhāvān—devoted; pārṣadān—followers; ātmanaḥ—his; marutām gaṇān—the Maruts.
When Indra saw that actually they were his devoted followers, he said to them: If you are all my brothers, you have nothing more to fear from me.