- itihāsam imaṁ guhyaṁ
- bhagavān kumbha-sambhavaḥ
- kathayām āsa malaya
- āsīno harim arcayan
itihāsam—history; imam—this; guhyam—very confidential; bhagavān—the most powerful; kumbha-sambhavaḥ—Agastya Muni, the son of Kumbha; kathayām āsa—explained; malaye—in the Malaya Hills; āsīnaḥ—residing; harim arcayan—worshiping the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
When the great sage Agastya, the son of Kumbha, was residing in the Malaya Hills and worshiping the Supreme Personality of Godhead, I approached him, and he explained to me this confidential history.
Thus end the Bhaktivedanta purports of the Sixth Canto, Third Chapter, of the Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, entitled "Yamarāja Instructs His Messengers."