- tṛtīyaṁ cānayan māsaṁ
- navame navame 'hani
- ab-bhakṣa uttamaślokam
- upādhāvat samādhinā
tṛtīyam—the third month; ca—also; ānayan—passing; māsam—one month; navame navame—on each ninth; ahani—on the day; ap-bhakṣaḥ—drinking water only; uttama-ślokam—the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who is worshiped by selected verses; upādhāvat—worshiped; samādhinā—in trance.
In the third month he drank water only every nine days. Thus he remained completely in trance and worshiped the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who is adored by selected verses.