1. 1

    ततस्तमक्षोभ्यबलंलङ्काधिपतयेचराः | सुवेलेराघवंशैलेनिविष्टंप्रत्यवेदयन् || ६-३१-१

    There upon the spies described the unshakeable army of Raghava staying at Suvela mountain, to the king of Lanka. [6-31-1]

  2. 2

    चाराणांरावणश्श्रुत्वाप्राप्तंरामंमहाबलम् | जातोद्वेगोऽभवत्किञ्चित्सचिवानिदमब्रवीत् || ६-३१-२

    Having heard from the spies that Rama has come with mighty force, Ravana got perturbed and said to the ministers. [6-31-2]

  3. 3

    मन्त्रिणश्शीघ्रमायान्तुसर्वेवैसुसमाहिताः | अयंनोमन्त्रकालोहिसम्प्रप्ताइतिराक्षसाः || ६-३१-३

    - "The time has come for us to call for all the rakshasas and ministers immediately and assemble (said Ravana). [6-31-3]

  4. 4

    तस्यतद्वचनंश्रुत्वामन्त्रिणोऽभ्यागमन् द्रुतम् | ततस्समन्त्रयामासराक्षसैस्सचिवैस्सह || ६-३१-४

    Having been ordered (by Ravana) that way, the ministers along with Rakshasas instantly reached and he started to think with them. [6-31-4]

  5. 5

    मन्त्रयित्वासदुर्धर्षःक्षमंयत्समनन्तरम् | विसर्जयित्वासचिवान्प्रविवेशस्वमालयम् || ६-३१-५

    Thereafter, thinking about what is appropriate to do, unassailable Ravana dispensed his ministers and entered his own residence. [6-31-5]