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- sāsajjata sicas tantryāṁ
- mahiṣyaḥ kāla-yantritā
- kuliṅgas tāṁ tathāpannāṁ
- nirīkṣya bhṛśa-duḥkhitaḥ
- snehād akalpaḥ kṛpaṇaḥ
- kṛpaṇāṁ paryadevayat
sā—the female bird; asajjata—trapped; sicaḥ—of the net; tantryām—in the rope; mahiṣyaḥ—O queens; kāla-yantritā—being forced by time; kuliṅgaḥ—the male kuliṅga bird; tām—her; tathā—in that condition; āpannām—captured; nirīkṣya—seeing; bhṛśa-duḥkhitaḥ—very unhappy; snehāt—out of affection; akalpaḥ—unable to do anything; kṛpaṇaḥ—the poor bird; kṛpaṇām—the poor wife; paryadevayat—began to lament for.
O queens of Suyajña, the male kuliṅga bird, seeing his wife put into the greatest danger in the grip of Providence, became very unhappy. Because of affection, the poor bird, being unable to release her, began to lament for his wife.