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SB 12.6.21

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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


tac chrutvājuhuvur viprāḥ
sahendraṁ takṣakaṁ makhe
takṣakāśu patasveha
sahendreṇa marutvatā


tat—that; śrutvā—hearing; ājuhuvuḥ—they performed the ritual of offering oblation; viprāḥ—the brāhmaṇa priests; saha—along with; indram—King Indra; takṣakam—the snake-bird Takṣaka; makhe—into the sacrificial fire; takṣaka—O Takṣaka; āśu—quickly; patasva—you should fall; iha—here; saha indreṇa—together with Indra; marut-vatā—who is accompanied by all the demigods.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


Hearing this, the priests then chanted this mantra for offering Takṣaka together with Indra as an oblation into the sacrificial fire: O Takṣaka, fall immediately into this fire, together with Indra and his entire host of demigods!

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