stavakams tan abhipretya
prthur vainyah pratapavan
megha-nirhradaya vaca
prahasann idam abravit
stavakan—engaged in offering prayers; tan—those persons; abhipretya—seeing, understanding; prthuh—King Prthu; vainyah—son of Vena; pratapa-van—greatly powerful; megha-nirhradaya—as grave as the thundering of clouds; vaca—with a voice; prahasan—smiling; idam—this; abravit—he spoke.
Thus when the greatly powerful King Prthu, the son of Vena, saw the professionals before him, to congratulate them he smiled, and with the gravity of the vibrating sounds of clouds he spoke as follows.

Link to this page: https://prabhupadabooks.com/sb/4/15/21

Previous: SB 4.15.20     Next: SB 4.15.22

If you Love Me Distribute My Books -- Srila Prabhupada