Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- dṛṣṭvā ta uttamaḥ-ślokaṁ
- kair dhṛtāñjalibhir nemuḥ
- śruta-pūrvāṁs tathā munīn
dṛṣṭvā—seeing; te—they; uttamaḥ-ślokam—Lord Kṛṣṇa, who is praised in sublime poetry; prīti—with love; utphulla—broadly blossoming; āśayāḥ—and hearts; kaiḥ—on their heads; dhṛta—held; añjalibhiḥ—with joined palms; nemuḥ—they bowed down; śruta—heard of; pūrvān—before; tathā—also; munīn—to the sages.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
As soon as the people saw Lord Uttamaḥśloka, their faces and hearts blossomed with affection. Joining their palms above their heads, they bowed down to the Lord and to the sages accompanying Him, whom they had previously only heard about.