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SB 6.18.69

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada



TEXT 69

athendram āha tātāham
ādityānāṁ bhayāvaham
apatyam icchanty acaraṁ
vratam etat suduṣkaram


SYNONYMS

atha—thereafter; indram—to Indra; āha—spoke; tāta—dear one; aham—I; ādityānām—to the Adityas; bhaya-āvaham—fearful; apatyam—a son; icchantī—desiring; acaram—executed; vratam—vow; etat—this; su-duṣkaram—very difficult to perform.


TRANSLATION

Thereafter, Diti said to Indra: My dear son, I adhered to this difficult vow just to get a son to kill you twelve Adityas.



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