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SB 11.19.11

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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 11

śrī-bhagavān uvāca
ittham etat purā rājā
bhīṣmaṁ dharma-bhṛtāṁ varam
ajāta-śatruḥ papraccha
sarveṣāṁ no 'nuśṛṇvatām


SYNONYMS

śrī-bhagavān uvāca—the Supreme Personality of Godhead said; ittham—thus; etat—this; purā—formerly; rājā—the King; bhīṣmam—unto Bhīṣma; dharma—of religious principles; bhṛtām—of the upholders; varam—unto the best; ajāta-śatruḥ—King Yudhiṣṭhira, who considered no one his enemy; papraccha—asked; sarveṣām—while all; naḥ—of us; anuśṛṇvatām—were carefully listening.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


TRANSLATION

The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: My dear Uddhava, just as you are now inquiring from Me, similarly, in the past King Yudhiṣṭhira, who considered no one his enemy, inquired from the greatest of the upholders of religious principles, Bhīṣma, while all of us were carefully listening.



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