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    मैत्रेय उवाच अथ तस्य पुनर्विप्रैरपुत्रस्य महीपतेः । बाहुभ्यां मथ्यमानाभ्यां मिथुनं समपद्यत ।। ४-१५-१ ।।

    The great sage Maitreya continued: My dear Vidura, thus the brāhmaṇas and the great sages again churned the two arms of King Vena’s dead body. As a result a male and female couple came out of his arms. ।। 4-15-1 ।।

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    तद्दृष्ट्वा मिथुनं जातं ऋषयो ब्रह्मवादिनः । ऊचुः परमसन्तुष्टा विदित्वा भगवत्कलाम् ।। ४-१५-२ ।।

    The great sages were highly learned in Vedic knowledge. When they saw the male and female born of the arms of Vena’s body, they were very pleased, for they could understand that the couple was an expansion of a plenary portion of Viṣṇu, the Supreme Personality of Godhead. ।। 4-15-2 ।।

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    ऋषय ऊचुः एष विष्णोर्भगवतः कला भुवनपालिनी । इयं च लक्ष्म्याः सम्भूतिः पुरुषस्यानपायिनी ।। ४-१५-३ ।।

    The great sages said: The male is a plenary expansion of the power of Lord Viṣṇu, who maintains the entire universe, and the female is a plenary expansion of the goddess of fortune, who is never separated from the Lord. ।। 4-15-3 ।।

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    अयं तु प्रथमो राज्ञां पुमान् प्रथयिता यशः । पृथुर्नाम महाराजो भविष्यति पृथुश्रवाः ।। ४-१५-४ ‌‌।।

    Of the two, the male will be able to expand his reputation throughout the world. His name will be Pṛthu. Indeed, he will be the first among kings. ।। 4-15-4 ।।

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    इयं च सुदती देवी गुणभूषणभूषणा । अर्चिर्नाम वरारोहा पृथुमेवावरुन्धती ।। ४-१५-५ ।।

    The female has such beautiful teeth and beautiful qualities that she will actually beautify the ornaments she wears. Her name will be Arci. In the future she will accept King Pṛthu as her husband. ।। 4-15-5 ।।