Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- pitar yuvābhyāṁ snigdhābhyāṁ
- poṣitau lālitau bhṛśam
- pitror abhyadhikā prītir
- ātmajeṣv ātmano 'pi hi
pitaḥ—O Father; yuvābhyām—by you two; snigdhābhyām—affectionate; poṣitau—maintained; lālitau—coddled; bhṛśam—thoroughly; pitroḥ—for parents; abhyadhikā—greater; prītiḥ—love; ātmajeṣu—for their children; ātmanaḥ—than for themselves; api—even; hi—indeed.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
[Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma said:] O Father, you and mother Yaśodā have affectionately maintained Us and cared for Us so much! Indeed, parents love their children more than their own lives.