1. 36

    अथापतद्भिन्नशिराः वज्राहत इव क्षणात् । जयशब्दो नमःशब्दः साधुशब्दोऽभवद्दिवि ।। १०-८८-३६ ।।

    Instantly his head shattered as if struck by a lightning bolt, and the demon fell down dead. From the sky were heard cries of “Victory!” “Obeisances!” and “Well done!” ।। 10-88-36 ।।

  2. 37

    मुमुचुः पुष्पवर्षाणि हते पापे वृकासुरे । देवर्षिपितृगन्धर्वा मोचितः सङ्कटाच्छिवः ।। १०-८८-३७ ।।

    The celestial sages, Pitās and Gandharvas rained down flowers to celebrate the killing of sinful Vṛkāsura. Now Lord Śiva was out of danger. ।। 10-88-37 ।।

  3. 38

    मुक्तं गिरिशमभ्याह भगवान् पुरुषोत्तमः । अहो देव महादेव पापोऽयं स्वेन पाप्मना ।। १०-८८-३८ ।।

    The Supreme Personality of Godhead then addressed Lord Giriśa, who was now out of danger: “Just see, O Mahādeva, My lord, how this wicked man has been killed by his own sinful reactions ।। 10-88-38 ।।

  4. 39

    हतः को नु महत्स्वीश जन्तुर्वै कृतकिल्बिषः । क्षेमी स्यात्किमु विश्वेशे कृतागस्को जगद्गुरौ ।। १०-८८-३९ ।।

    Indeed, what living being can hope for good fortune if he offends exalted saints, what to speak of offending the lord and spiritual master of the universe?” ।। 10-88-39 ।।

  5. 40

    य एवमव्याकृतशक्त्युदन्वतः परस्य साक्षात्परमात्मनो हरेः । गिरित्रमोक्षं कथयेच्छृणोति वा विमुच्यते संसृतिभिस्तथारिभिः ।। १०-८८-४० ।।

    Lord Hari is the directly manifest Absolute Truth, the Supreme Soul and unlimited ocean of inconceivable energies. Anyone who recites or hears this pastime of His saving Lord Śiva will be freed from all enemies and the repetition of birth and death. ।। 10-88-40 ।।