athasmin bhagavan vainyah
prajanam vrttidah pita
nivasan kalpayam cakre
tatra tatra yatharhatah
atha—thus; asmin—on this planet earth; bhagavan—the Personality of Godhead; vainyah—son of Vena; prajanam—of the citizens; vrttidah—who supplies employment; pita—a father; nivasan—residences; kalpayam—suitable; cakre—make; tatra tatra—here and there; yatha—as; arhatah—desirable, suitable.
To all the citizens of the state, King Prthu was as good as a father. Thus he was visibly engaged in giving them proper subsistence and proper employment for subsistence. After leveling the surface of the globe, he earmarked different places for residential quarters, inasmuch as they were desirable.

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