Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrutadeva uvāca
- nādya no darśanaṁ prāptaḥ
- paraṁ parama-pūruṣaḥ
- yarhīdaṁ śaktibhiḥ sṛṣṭvā
- praviṣṭo hy ātma-sattayā
śrutadevaḥ uvāca—Śrutadeva said; na—not; adya—today; naḥ—by us; darśanam—vision; prāptaḥ—obtained; param—only; parama—the supreme; pūruṣaḥ—person; yarhi—when; idam—this (universe); śaktibhiḥ—with His energies; sṛṣṭvā—creating; praviṣṭaḥ—entered; hi—indeed; ātma—His own; sattayā—in the state of existence.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Śrutadeva said: It is not that we have attained the audience of the Supreme Person only today, for we have in fact been associating with Him ever since He created this universe with His energies and then entered it in His transcendental form.