Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrī-śuka uvāca
- rāja-yoṣita āśvāsya
- bhagavāḻ loka-bhāvanaḥ
- yām āhur laukikīṁ saṁsthāṁ
- hatānāṁ samakārayat
śrī-śukaḥ uvāca—Śukadeva Gosvāmī said; rāja—of the King (and his brothers); yoṣitaḥ—the wives; āśvāsya—consoling; bhagavān—the Supreme Lord; loka—of all the worlds; bhāvanaḥ—the sustainer; yām—which; āhuḥ—they (Vedic authorities) enjoin; laukikīm saṁsthām—funeral rites; hatānām—for the deceased; samakārayat—-He arranged to be performed.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Śukadeva Gosvāmī said: After consoling the royal ladies, Lord Kṛṣṇa, sustainer of all the worlds, arranged for the prescribed funeral rites to be performed.