Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- śrī-bhagavān uvāca
- ity abhipretya manasā
- hy āvantyo dvija-sattamaḥ
- unmucya hṛdaya-granthīn
- śānto bhikṣur abhūn muniḥ
śrī-bhagavān uvāca—the Supreme Lord said; iti—thus; abhipretya—concluding; manasā—within his mind; hi—indeed; āvantyaḥ—of the district of Avantī; dvija-sat-tamaḥ—now the most pious brāhmaṇa; unmucya—untying; hṛdaya—in his heart; granthīn—the knots (of desire); śāntaḥ—peaceful; bhikṣuḥ—a mendicant sannyāsī; abhūt—he became; muniḥ—silent.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa continued: His mind thus determined, that most excellent Avantī brāhmaṇa was able to untie the knots of desire within his heart. He then assumed the role of a peaceful and silent sannyāsī mendicant.