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SB 10.74.16

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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

TEXT 16

ayājayan mahā-rājaṁ
yājakā deva-varcasaḥ
rājasūyena vidhi-vat
pracetasam ivāmarāḥ


SYNONYMS

ayājayan—they performed the sacrifice; mahā-rājam—for the great King; yājakāḥ—the sacrificial priests; deva—of demigods; varcasaḥ—possessing the power; rājasūyena—the Rājasūya; vidhi-vat—according to the prescriptions of the Vedas; pracetasam—Varuṇa; iva—as; amarāḥ—the demigods.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


TRANSLATION

The priests, as powerful as gods, performed the Rājasūya sacrifice for King Yudhiṣṭhira in accordance with the Vedic injunctions, just as the demigods had previously performed it for Varuṇa.



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