Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrī-bhagavān uvāca
- tvaṁ no guruḥ pitṛvyaś ca
- ślāghyo bandhuś ca nityadā
- vayaṁ tu rakṣyāḥ poṣyāś ca
- anukampyāḥ prajā hi vaḥ
śrī-bhagavān uvāca—the Supreme Personality of Godhead said; tvam—you; naḥ—Our; guruḥ—spiritual master; pitṛvyaḥ—paternal uncle; ca—and; ślāghyaḥ—praiseworthy; bandhuḥ—friend; ca—and; nityadā—always; vayam—We; tu—on the other hand; rakṣyāḥ—to be protected; poṣyāḥ—to be maintained; ca—and; anukampyāḥ—to be shown compassion; prajāḥ—dependents; hi—indeed; vaḥ—your.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The Supreme Lord said: You are Our spiritual master, paternal uncle and praiseworthy friend, and We are like your sons, always dependent on your protection, sustenance and compassion.