1. 31

    नोद्धवोऽण्वपि मन्न्यूनो यद्गुणैर्नार्दितः प्रभुः । अतो मद्वयुनं लोकं ग्राहयन्निह तिष्ठतु ।। ३-४-३१ ।।

    Uddhava is not inferior to Me in any way because he is never affected by the modes of material nature. Therefore he may remain in this world in order to disseminate specific knowledge of the Personality of Godhead. ।। 3-4-31 ।।

  2. 32

    एवं त्रिलोकगुरुणा सन्दिष्टः शब्दयोनिना । बदर्याश्रममासाद्य हरिमीजे समाधिना ।। ३-४-३२ ।।

    Śukadeva Gosvāmī informed the King that Uddhava, being thus instructed by the Supreme Personality of Godhead, who is the source of all Vedic knowledge and the spiritual master of the three worlds, reached the pilgrimage site of Badarikāśrama and engaged himself there in trance to satisfy the Lord. ।। 3-4-32 ।।

  3. 33

    विदुरोऽप्युद्धवाच्छ्रुत्वा कृष्णस्य परमात्मनः । क्रीडयोपात्तदेहस्य कर्माणि श्लाघितानि च ।। ३-४-३३ ।।

    Vidura also heard from Uddhava about the appearance and disappearance of Lord Kṛṣṇa, the Supersoul, in the mortal world, which is a subject matter sought after with great perseverance by the great sages. ।। 3-4-33 ।।

  4. 34

    देहन्यासं च तस्यैवं धीराणां धैर्यवर्धनम् । अन्येषां दुष्करतरं पशूनां विक्लवात्मनाम् ।। ३-४-३४ ।।

    The Lord’s glorious acts and His acceptance of various transcendental forms for the performance of extraordinary pastimes in the mortal world are very difficult for anyone other than His devotees to understand, and for the beasts they are simply a mental disturbance. ।। 3-4-34 ।।

  5. 35

    आत्मानं च कुरुश्रेष्ठ कृष्णेन मनसेक्षितम् । ध्यायन् गते भागवते रुरोद प्रेमविह्वलः ।। ३-४-३५ ।।

    Understanding that he was remembered by Lord Kṛṣṇa [while quitting this world], Vidura began to cry loudly, overwhelmed by the ecstasy of love. ।। 3-4-35 ।।