tapah-saramayam tvastram
vrtro yena vipatitah
anye capi balopetah
sarvastrair aksata-tvacah
tapahausterities; sara-mayamgreatly powerful; tvastramperformed by Tvasta; vrtrahVrtrasura; yenaby which; vipatitahwas killed; anyeothers; caalso; apiindeed; bala-upetahvery powerful persons; sarvaall kinds; astraihby weapons; aksatawithout being injured; tvacahtheir skin.
Vrtrasura was the essence of the austerities undergone by Tvasta, yet the thunderbolt killed him. Indeed, not only he but also many other stalwart heroes, whose very skin could not be injured even by all kinds of weapons, were killed by the same thunderbolt.

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