TEXT 9
gayam nrpah kah pratiyati karmabhir
yajvabhimani bahuvid dharma-gopta
samagata-srih sadasas-patih satam
sat-sevako ’nyo bhagavat-kalam rte
SYNONYMS
gayam—King Gaya; nrpah—king; kah—who; pratiyati—is a match for; karmabhih—by his execution of ritualistic ceremonies; yajva—who performed all sacrifices; abhimani—so widely respected all over the world; bahu-vit—fully aware of the conclusion of Vedic literature; dharma-gopta—protector of the occupational duties of everyone; samagata-srih—possessing all kinds of opulence; sadasah-patih satam—the dean of the assembly of great persons; sat-sevakah—servant of the devotees; anyah—anyone else; bhagavat-kalam—the plenary incarnation of the Supreme Personality of Godhead; rte—besides.
TRANSLATION
The great King Gaya used to perform all kinds of Vedic rituals. He was highly intelligent and expert in studying all the Vedic literatures. He maintained the religious principles and possessed all kinds of opulence. He was a leader among gentlemen and a servant of the devotees. He was a totally qualified plenary expansion of the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Therefore who could equal him in the performance of gigantic ritualistic ceremonies?

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