- yat te pitāvadad dharmaṁ
- tvaṁ ca satyaṁ prabhāṣase
- dadāmi te mantra-dṛśo
- jñānaṁ brahma sanātanam
yat—whatever; te—your; pitā—father; avadat—explained; dharmam—truth; tvam ca—you also; satyam—truth; prabhāṣase—are speaking; dadāmi—I shall give; te—unto you; mantra-dṛśaḥ—who know the science of mantra; jñānam—knowledge; brahma—transcendental; sanātanam—eternal.
Lord Śiva said: Whatever your father has said is the truth, and you also are speaking the same truth. Therefore, I, who know the Vedic mantras, shall explain transcendental knowledge to you.