TEXT 40
idam bhagavatam nama
puranam brahma-sammitam
uttama-sloka-caritam
cakara bhagavan rsih
nihsreyasaya lokasya
dhanyam svasty-ayanam mahat
SYNONYMS
idam—this; bhagavatam—book containing the narration of the Personality of Godhead and His pure devotees; nama—of the name; puranam—supplementary to the Vedas; brahma-sammitam—incarnation of Lord Sri Krsna; uttama-sloka—of the Personality of Godhead; caritam—activities; cakara—compiled; bhagavan—incarnation of the Personality of Godhead; rsih—Sri Vyasadeva; nihsreyasaya—for the ultimate good; lokasya—of all people; dhanyam—fully successful; svasti-ayanam—all-blissful; mahat—all-perfect.