Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- naṣṭaṁ pradyumnam āyātam
- ākarṇya dvārakaukasaḥ
- aho mṛta ivāyāto
- bālo diṣṭyeti hābruvan
naṣṭam—lost; pradyumnam—Pradyumna; āyātam—returned; ākarṇya—hearing; dvārakā-okasaḥ—the residents of Dvārakā; aho—aḥ; mṛtaḥ—dead; iva—as if; āyātaḥ—come back; bālaḥ—the child; diṣṭyā—by the favor of providence; iti—thus; ha—indeed; abruvan—they spoke.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Hearing that lost Pradyumna had come home, the residents of Dvārakā declared, "Ah, providence has allowed this child to return as if from death!"