Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- janāḥ prajahṛṣuḥ sarve
- karmaṇā rāma-kṛṣṇayoḥ
- ṛte kaṁsaṁ vipra-mukhyāḥ
- sādhavaḥ sādhu sādhv iti
janāḥ—the people; prajahṛṣuḥ—rejoiced; sarve—all; karmaṇā—at the deed; rāma-kṛṣṇayoḥ—of Balarāma and Kṛṣṇa; ṛte—except; kaṁsam—Kaṁsa; vipra—of the brāhmaṇas; mukhyāḥ—the best; sādhavaḥ—the saintly persons; sādhu sādhu iti—(exclaimed) "Excellent! Excellent!"
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Everyone except Kaṁsa rejoiced at the wonderful feat Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma had performed. The exalted brāhmaṇas and great saints exclaimed, "Excellent! Excellent!"
It is understood that as the best of the brāhmaṇas and saints were exclaiming "Excellent! Excellent!" the worst of the brāhmaṇas, namely Kaṁsa's priests, were seriously grieving.