1. 26

    स चावतीर्णं त्रियुगमाज्ञाय विबुधर्षभम् । विविक्त उपसङ्गम्य प्रणम्य समभाषत ।। ३-२४-२६ ।।

    When Kardama Muni understood that the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the chief of all the demigods, Viṣṇu, had descended, Kardama approached Him in a secluded place, offered obeisances and spoke as follows. ।। 3-24-26 ।।

  2. 27

    अहो पापच्यमानानां निरये स्वैरमङ्गलैः । कालेन भूयसा नूनं प्रसीदन्तीह देवताः ।। ३-२४-२७ ।।

    Kardama Muni said: Oh, after a long time the demigods of this universe have become pleased with the suffering souls who are in material entanglement because of their own misdeeds. ।। 3-24-27 ।।

  3. 28

    बहुजन्मविपक्वेन सम्यग्योगसमाधिना । द्रष्टुं यतन्ते यतयः शून्यागारेषु यत्पदम् ।। ३-२४-२८ ।।

    After many births, mature yogīs, by complete trance in yoga, endeavor in secluded places to see the lotus feet of the Supreme Personality of Godhead. ।। 3-24-28 ।।

  4. 29

    स एव भगवानद्य हेलनं नगणय्य नः । गृहेषु जातो ग्राम्याणां यः स्वानां पक्षपोषणः ।। ३-२४-२९ ।।

    Not considering the negligence of ordinary householders like us, that very same Supreme Personality of Godhead appears in our homes just to support His devotees. ।। 3-24-29 ।।

  5. 30

    स्वीयं वाक्यं ऋतं कर्तुमवतीर्णोऽसि मे गृहे । चिकीर्षुर्भगवान् ज्ञानं भक्तानां मानवर्धनः ।। ३-२४-३० ।।

    Kardama Muni said: You, my dear Lord, who are always increasing the honor of Your devotees, have descended in my home just to fulfill Your word and disseminate the process of real knowledge. ।। 3-24-30 ।।