Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- sūta uvāca
- viṣṇu-rātena sampṛṣṭo
- bhagavān bādarāyaṇiḥ
- vāsudeve bhagavati
- nimagna-hṛdayo 'bravīt
sūtaḥ uvāca—Sūta Gosvāmī said; viṣṇu-rātena—by Viṣṇurāta (Mahārāja Parīkṣit); sampṛṣṭaḥ—well questioned; bhagavān—the powerful sage; bādarāyaṇiḥ—Śukadeva; vāsudeve—in Lord Vāsudeva; nimagna—fully absorbed; hṛdayaḥ—his heart; abravīt—he spoke.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Sūta Gosvāmī said: Thus questioned by King Viṣṇurāta, the powerful sage Bādarāyaṇi replied, his heart fully absorbed in meditation on the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Vāsudeva.