Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sa pitā sā ca jananī
- yau puṣṇītāṁ sva-putra-vat
- śiśūn bandhubhir utsṛṣṭān
- akalpaiḥ poṣa-rakṣaṇe
saḥ—he; pitā—father; sā—she; ca—and; jananī—mother; yau—who; puṣṇītām—nourish; sva—their own; putra—sons; vat—like; śiśūn—children; bandhubhiḥ—by their family; utsṛṣṭān—abandoned; akalpaiḥ—who are unable; poṣa—to maintain; rakṣaṇe—and protect.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
They are the real father and mother who care for, as they would their own sons, children abandoned by relatives unable to maintain and protect them.