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SB 10.57.24

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


ahaṁ vaideham icchāmi
draṣṭuṁ priyatamaṁ mama
ity uktvā mithilāṁ rājan
viveśa yada-nandanaḥ


aham—I; vaideham—the King of Videha; icchāmi—wish; draṣṭum—to see; priya-tamam—who is most dear; mama—to Me; iti—thus; uktvā—saying; mithilām—Mithilā (the capital of the Videha kingdom); rājan—O King (Parīkṣit); viveśa—entered; yadu-nandanaḥ—Lord Balarāma, the descendant of Yadu.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


"I wish to visit King Videha, who is most dear to Me." O King, having said this, Lord Balarāma, the beloved descendant of Yadu, entered the city of Mithilā.


Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma had finally caught up with Śatadhanvā on the outskirts of Mithilā. Since the king of this city was a dear friend of Balarāma's, the Lord decided to enter the city and spend some time there.

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