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SB 11.26.7

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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


aila uvāca
aho me moha-vistāraḥ
devyā gṛhīta-kaṇṭhasya
nāyuḥ-khaṇḍā ime smṛtāḥ


ailaḥ uvāca—King Purūravā said; aho—alas; me—my; moha—of the delusion; vistāraḥ—the extent; kāma—by lust; kaśmala—contaminated; cetasaḥ—my consciousness; devyā—by this goddess; gṛhīta—is seized; kaṇṭhasya—whose neck; na—have not; āyuḥ—of my life span; khaṇḍāḥ—the divisions; ime—these; smṛtāḥ—been taken notice of.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


King Aila said: Alas, just see the extent of my delusion! This goddess was embracing me and held my neck in her grip. My heart was so polluted by lust that I had no idea how my life was passing.

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