Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- vṛko nāmāsuraḥ putraḥ
- śakuneḥ pathi nāradam
- dṛṣṭvāśu-toṣaṁ papraccha
- deveṣu triṣu durmatiḥ
vṛkaḥ—Vṛka; nāma—by name; asuraḥ—a demon; putraḥ—a son; śakuneḥ—of Śakuni; pathi—on the road; nāradam—the sage Nārada; dṛṣṭvā—seeing; āśu—quickly; toṣam—pleased; papraccha—he asked about; deveṣu—among the lords; triṣu—three; durmatiḥ—wicked.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The demon named Vṛka, a son of Śakuni's, once met Nārada on the road. The wicked fellow asked him which of the three chief gods could be pleased most quickly.