Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sa nijaṁ rūpam āsthāya
- girīndra-sadṛśaṁ balī
- icchan vimoktum ātmānaṁ
- nāśaknod grahaṇāturaḥ
saḥ—he, the demon; nijam—his original; rūpam—form; giri-indra—a kingly mountain; sadṛśam—just like; balī—powerful; icchan—wanting; vimoktum—to free; ātmānam—himself; na aśaknot—he was not able; grahaṇa—by being forcibly held; āturaḥ—debilitated.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The demon changed into his original form, as big and powerful as a great mountain. But try as he might to free himself, he could not do so, having lost his strength from being held in the Lord's tight grip.