Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- ratha-stho dhanur ādāya
- śūrāṁś cārundhato bhaṭān
- vidrāvya krośatāṁ svānāṁ
- sva-bhāgaṁ mṛga-rāḍ iva
ratha—on his chariot; sthaḥ—standing; dhanuḥ—his bow; ādāya—taking up; śūrān—the heroes; ca—and; arundhataḥ—trying to block him; bhaṭān—and the guards; vidrāvya—driving off; krośatām—as they shouted in anger; svānām—her relatives; sva—his own; bhāgam—rightful portion; mṛga-rāṭ—the king of animals, the lion; iva—just as.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Standing on his chariot, Arjuna took up his bow and drove off the valiant fighters and palace guards who tried to block his way. As her relatives shouted in anger, he took Subhadrā away just as a lion takes his prey from the midst of lesser animals.