1. 21

    तत्राहुर्ब्राह्मणाः केचिदासीना ब्रह्मवादिनः । पूर्वेषां पुण्ययशसां राज्ञां चाकथयन् कथाः ।। १०-७०-२१ ।।

    Some brāhmaṇas sitting in that assembly hall would fluently chant Vedic mantras, while others recounted stories of past kings of pious renown. ।। 10-70-21 ।।

  2. 22

    तत्रैकः पुरुषो राजन्नागतोऽपूर्वदर्शनः । विज्ञापितो भगवते प्रतीहारैः प्रवेशितः ।। १०-७०-२२ ।।

    Once a certain person arrived in the assembly, O King, who had never been seen there before. The doorkeepers announced him to the Lord and then escorted him inside. ।। 10-70-22 ।।

  3. 23

    स नमस्कृत्य कृष्णाय परेशाय कृताञ्जलिः । राज्ञामावेदयद्दुःखं जरासन्धनिरोधजम् ।। १०-७०-२३ ।।

    That person bowed down to Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, and with joined palms he described to the Lord how a number of kings were suffering because Jarāsandha had imprisoned them. ।। 10-70-23 ।।

  4. 24

    ये च दिग्विजये तस्य सन्नतिं न ययुर्नृपाः । प्रसह्य रुद्धास्तेनासन्नयुते द्वे गिरिव्रजे ।। १०-७०-२४ ।।

    Twenty thousand kings who had refused to submit absolutely to Jarāsandha during his world conquest had been forcibly imprisoned by him in the fortress named Girivraja. ।। 10-70-24 ।।