- hiraṇyakaśipuḥ putraṁ
- prahlādaṁ keśava-priyam
- jighāṁsur akaron nānā
- yātanā mṛtyu-hetave
hiraṇyakaśipuḥ—Hiraṇyakaśipu; putram—son; prahlādam—Prahlāda Mahārāja; keśava-priyam—the beloved devotee of Keśava; jighāṁsuḥ—desirous of killing; akarot—enacted; nānā—various; yātanāḥ—tortures; mṛtyu—death; hetave—to cause.
Desiring to kill his son Prahlāda, who was a great devotee of Lord Viṣṇu, Hiraṇyakaśipu tortured him in many ways.