1. 16

    वासवं देवराजं च यमं वैवस्वतं च के वरुणं च कुबेरं च सभायां पर्युपासते ।। २-६-१६ ।।

    'Who attends upon Vasava, the Lord of the celestials, and Yama, the son of Vivasvat? Who serves Varuna and Kuvera in their respective assembly rooms?' ।। 2-6-16 ।।

  2. 17

    एतत सर्वं यथातत्त्वं देवर्षे वदतस तव शरॊतुम इच्छाम सहिताः परं कौतूहलं हि नः ।। २-६-१७ ।।

    'We are eager to hear all this in detail from you, O divine sage. We are filled with great curiosity.' ।। 2-6-17 ।।

  3. 18

    एवम उक्तः पाण्डवेन नारदः परत्युवाच तम करमेण राजन दिव्यास ताः शरूयन्ताम इह नः सभाः ।। २-६-१८ ।।

    'Thus addressed by the son of Pandu, Narada replied, "O monarch, listen as I describe each of those celestial assembly halls one by one.' ।। 2-6-18 ।।