- uśīnareṣv abhūd rājā
- suyajña iti viśrutaḥ
- sapatnair nihato yuddhe
- jñātayas tam upāsata
uśīnareṣu—in the state known as Uśīnara; abhūt—there was; rājā—a king; suyajñaḥ—Suyajña; iti—thus; viśrutaḥ—celebrated; sapatnaiḥ—by enemies; nihataḥ—killed; yuddhe—in war; jñātayaḥ—the kinsmen; tam—him; upāsata—sat around.
In the state known as Uśīnara there was a celebrated King named Suyajña. When the King was killed in battle by his enemies, his kinsmen sat down around the dead body and began to lament the death of their friend.