1. 16

    दृढव्रतः सत्यसन्धो ब्रह्मण्यो वृद्धसेवकः । शरण्यः सर्वभूतानां मानदो दीनवत्सलः ।। ४-१६-१६ ।।

    The King will be firmly determined and always situated in truth. He will be a lover of the brahminical culture and will render all service to old men and give shelter to all surrendered souls. Giving respect to all, he will always be merciful to the poor and innocent. ।। 4-16-16 ।।

  2. 17

    मातृभक्तिः परस्त्रीषु पत्न्यामर्ध इवात्मनः । प्रजासु पितृवत्स्निग्धः किङ्करो ब्रह्मवादिनाम् ।। ४-१६-१७ ।।

    The King will respect all women as if they were his own mother, and he will treat his own wife as the other half of his body. He will be just like an affectionate father to his citizens, and he will treat himself as the most obedient servant of the devotees, who always preach the glories of the Lord. ।। 4-16-17 ।।

  3. 18

    देहिनामात्मवत्प्रेष्ठः सुहृदां नन्दिवर्धनः । मुक्तसङ्गप्रसङ्गोऽयं दण्डपाणिरसाधुषु ।। ४-१६-१८ ।।

    The King will consider all embodied living entities as dear as his own self, and he will always be increasing the pleasures of his friends. He will intimately associate with liberated persons, and he will be a chastising hand to all impious persons. ।। 4-16-18 ।।

  4. 19

    अयं तु साक्षाद्भगवांस्त्र्यधीशः कूटस्थ आत्मा कलयावतीर्णः । यस्मिन्नविद्यारचितं निरर्थकं पश्यन्ति नानात्वमपि प्रतीतम् ।। ४-१६-१९ ।।

    This King is the master of the three worlds, and he is directly empowered by the Supreme Personality of Godhead. He is without change, and he is an incarnation of the Supreme known as a śaktyāveśa-avatāra. Being a liberated soul and completely learned, he sees all material varieties as meaningless because their basic principle is nescience. ।। 4-16-19 ।।

  5. 20

    अयं भुवो मण्डलमोदयाद्रेर्गोप्तैकवीरो नरदेवनाथः । आस्थाय जैत्रं रथमात्तचापः पर्यस्यते दक्षिणतो यथार्कः ।। ४-१६-२० ।।

    This King, being uniquely powerful and heroic, will have no competitor. He will travel around the globe on his victorious chariot, holding his invincible bow in his hand and appearing exactly like the sun, which rotates in its own orbit from the south. ।। 4-16-20 ।।