terache padila thali,--matha kati' gela
murcchita hana acarya bhumite padila
terache—at an angle; padila—fell down; thali—the plate; matha—the head; kati'-cutting; gela—went; murcchita—unconscious; hana—becoming; acarya—the teacher; bhumite—on the ground; padila—fell down.
The plate was made of metal, and when its edge hit the head of the teacher, it cut him, and the teacher immediately fell to the ground unconscious.
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