1. 31

    तावन्नन्दादयो गोपा मथुराया व्रजं गताः । विलोक्य पूतनादेहं बभूवुरतिविस्मिताः ।। १०-६-३१ ।।

    Meanwhile, all the cowherd men, headed by Nanda Mahārāja, returned from Mathurā, and when they saw on the way the gigantic body of Pūtanā lying dead, they were struck with great wonder. ।। 10-6-31 ।।

  2. 32

    नूनं बतर्षिः सञ्जातो योगेशो वा समास सः । स एव दृष्टो ह्युत्पातो यदाहानकदुन्दुभिः ।। १०-६-३२ ।।

    Nanda Mahārāja and the other gopas exclaimed: My dear friends, you must know that Ānakadundubhi, Vasudeva, has become a great saint or a master of mystic power. Otherwise how could he have foreseen this calamity and predicted it to us? ।। 10-6-32 ।।

  3. 33

    कलेवरं परशुभिश्छित्त्वा तत्ते व्रजौकसः । दूरे क्षिप्त्वावयवशो न्यदहन् काष्ठधिष्टितम् ।। १०-६-३३ ।।

    The inhabitants of Vraja cut the gigantic body of Pūtanā into pieces with the help of axes. Then they threw the pieces far away, covered them with wood and burned them to ashes. ।। 10-6-33 ।।

  4. 34

    दह्यमानस्य देहस्य धूमश्चागुरुसौरभः । उत्थितः कृष्णनिर्भुक्तसपद्याहतपाप्मनः ।। १०-६-३४ ।।

    Because of Kṛṣṇa’s having sucked the breast of the Rākṣasī Pūtanā, when Kṛṣṇa killed her she was immediately freed of all material contamination. Her sinful reactions automatically vanished, and therefore when her gigantic body was being burnt, the smoke emanating from her body was fragrant like aguru incense. ।। 10-6-34 ।।

  5. 35

    पूतना लोकबालघ्नी राक्षसी रुधिराशना । जिघांसयापि हरये स्तनं दत्त्वाऽऽप सद्गतिम् ।। १०-६-३५ ।।

    Pūtanā was always hankering for the blood of human children, and with that desire she came to kill Kṛṣṇa; but because she offered her breast to the Lord, she attained the greatest achievement. ।। 10-6-35 ।।