niśamya tad vacas tasya
hotur vyatikramaṁ jñātvā
niśamya—after hearing; tat vacaḥ—those words; tasya—of him (Manu); bhagavān—the most powerful; prapitāmahaḥ—the great-grandfather Vasiṣṭha; hotuḥ vyatikramam—discrepancy on the part of the hotā priest; jñātvā—understanding; babhāṣe—spoke; ravi-nandanam—unto Vaivasvata Manu, son of the sun-god.
The most powerful great-grandfather Vasiṣṭha, after hearing these words of Manu, understood the discrepancy on the part of the priest. Thus he spoke as follows to the son of the sun-god.
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