Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrī-rājovāca yathā hato bhagavatā
- bhaumo yene ca tāḥ striyaḥ
- niruddhā etad ācakṣva
- vikramaṁ śārṅga-dhanvanaḥ
śrī-rājā uvāca—the King (Parīkṣit) said; yathā—how; hataḥ—killed; bhagavatā—by the Supreme Lord; bhaumaḥ—Narakāsura, the son of Bhūmi, goddess of the earth; yena—by whom; ca—and; tāḥ—these; striyaḥ—women; niruddhāḥ—captured; etat—this; ācakṣva—please tell; vikramam—adventure; śārṅga-dhanvanaḥ—of Lord Kṛṣṇa, the possessor of the bow Śārṅga.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
[King Parīkṣit said:] How was Bhaumāsura, who kidnapped so many women, killed by the Supreme Lord? Please narrate this adventure of Lord Śārṅgadhanvā's.