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SB 11.1.22

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada


Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda

TEXT 22

kaścin matsyo 'grasīl lohaṁ
cūrṇāni taralais tataḥ
uhyamānāni velāyāṁ
lagnāny āsan kilairakāḥ


SYNONYMS

kaścit—a certain; matsyaḥ—fish; agrasīt—swallowed; loham—the iron; cūrṇāni—the bits of powder; taralaiḥ—by the waves; tataḥ—from that place; uhyamānāni—being carried; velāyām—on the shore; lagnāni—becoming stuck; āsan—they became; kilu—indeed; erakāḥ—a particular species of grass with long, sharp-edged blades.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


TRANSLATION

A certain fish swallowed the iron lump, and the bits of iron, carried back to the shore by the waves, implanted themselves there and grew into tall, sharp canes.



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