TEXT 368
śaktyāveśa dui-rūpa--'mukhya', 'gauṇa' dekhi
sākṣāt-śaktye 'avatāra', ābhāse 'vibhūti' likhi
SYNONYMS
śakti-āveśa—empowered incarnations; dui-rūpa—two categories; mukhya—primary; gauṇa—secondary; dekhi—I see; sākṣāt-śaktye—when there is direct power; avatāra—they are called incarnations; ābhāse—when there is indication; vibhūti likhi—they are called vibhūti, or possessing special favor.
TRANSLATION
"Empowered incarnations are of two types-primary and secondary. The primary one is directly empowered by the Supreme Personality of Godhead and is called an incarnation. The secondary one is indirectly empowered by the Supreme Personality of Godhead and is called vibhūti.

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