Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrī-bhagavān uvāca
- vaco vaḥ samavetārthaṁ
- tātaitad upamanmahe
- yan naḥ putrān samuddiśya
- tattva-grāma udāhṛtaḥ
śrī-bhagavān uvāca—the Personality of Godhead said; vacaḥ—words; vaḥ—your; samaveta—appropriate; artham—whose meaning; tāta—O father; etat—these; upamanmahe—I consider; yat—since; naḥ—Us; putrān—your sons; samuddiśya—by referring to; tattva—of categories of fact; grāmaḥ—the totality; udāhṛtaḥ—set forth.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The Supreme Lord said: My dear father, I consider your statements appropriate, since you have explained the various categories of existence by referring to Us, your sons.
Posing as Vasudeva's dependent son, Lord Kṛṣṇa expresses gratitude for His father's edifying instructions.