1. 26

    वैकृतास्त्रय एवैते देवसर्गश्च सत्तम । वैकारिकस्तु यः प्रोक्तः कौमारस्तूभयात्मकः ।। ३-१०-२६ ।।

    O good Vidura, these last three creations and the creation of demigods (the tenth creation) are vaikṛta creations, which are different from the previously described prākṛta (natural) creations. The appearance of the Kumāras is both. ।। 3-10-26 ।।

  2. 27

    देवसर्गश्चाष्टविधो विबुधाः पितरोऽसुराः । गन्धर्वाप्सरसः सिद्धा यक्षरक्षांसि चारणाः ।। ३-१०-२७ ।।

    The creation of the demigods is of eight varieties: (1) the demigods, (2) the forefathers, (3) the asuras, or demons, (4) the Gandharvas and Apsarās, or angels, (5) the Yakṣas and Rākṣasas, (6) the Siddhas, Cāraṇas and (7) celestial singers ।। 3-10-27 ।।

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    भूतप्रेतपिशाचाश्च विद्याध्राः किन्नरादयः । दशैते विदुराख्याताः सर्गास्ते विश्वसृक्कृताः ।। ३-१०-२८ ।।

    The Bhūtas, Pretas and Piśācas, and (8) Vidyādharas, the superhuman beings, etc. All are created by Brahmā, the creator of the universe. ।। 3-10-28 ।।

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    अतः परं प्रवक्ष्यामि वंशान् मन्वन्तराणि च । एवं रजःप्लुतः स्रष्टा कल्पादिष्वात्मभूर्हरिः । सृजत्यमोघसङ्कल्प आत्मैवात्मानमात्मना ।। ३-१०-२९ ।।

    Now I shall describe the descendants of the Manus. The creator, Brahmā, as the incarnation of the passion mode of the Personality of Godhead, creates the universal affairs with unfailing desires in every millennium by the force of the Lord’s energy. ।। 3-10-29 ।।