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    श्रीशुक उवाच अथो सुराः प्रत्युपलब्धचेतसः परस्य पुंसः परयानुकम्पया । जघ्नुर्भृशं शक्रसमीरणादय- स्तांस्तान् रणे यैरभिसंहताः पुरा ।। ८-११-१ ।।

    Śukadeva Gosvāmī said: Thereafter, by the supreme grace of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Śrī Hari, all the demigods, headed by Indra and Vāyu, were brought back to life. Being enlivened, the demigods began severely beating the very same demons who had defeated them before. ।। 8-11-1 ।।

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    वैरोचनाय संरब्धो भगवान् पाकशासनः । उदयच्छद्यदा वज्रं प्रजा हा हेति चुक्रुशुः ।। ८-११-२ ।।

    When the most powerful Indra became angry and took his thunderbolt in hand to kill Mahārāja Bali, the demons began lamenting, “Alas, alas!” ।। 8-11-2 ।।

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    वज्रपाणिस्तमाहेदं तिरस्कृत्य पुरःस्थितम् । मनस्विनं सुसम्पन्नं विचरन्तं महामृधे ।। ८-११-३ ।।

    Sober and tolerant and well equipped with paraphernalia for fighting, Bali Mahārāja moved before Indra on the great battlefield. King Indra, who always carries the thunderbolt in his hand, rebuked Bali Mahārāja as follows. ।। 8-11-3 ।।

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    नटवन्मूढ मायाभिर्मायेशान् नो जिगीषसि । जित्वा बालान् निबद्धाक्षान् नटो हरति तद्धनम् ।। ८-११-४ ।।

    Indra said: O rascal, as a cheater sometimes binds the eyes of a child and takes away his possessions, you are trying to defeat us by displaying some mystic power, although you know that we are the masters of all such mystic powers. ।। 8-11-4 ।।

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    आरुरुक्षन्ति मायाभिरुत्सिसृप्सन्ति ये दिवम् । तान् दस्यून् विधुनोम्यज्ञान् पूर्वस्माच्च पदादधः ।। ८-११-५ ।‌।

    Those fools and rascals who want to ascend to the upper planetary system by mystic power or mechanical means, or who endeavor to cross even the upper planets and achieve the spiritual world or liberation, I cause to be sent to the lowest region of the universe. ।। 8-11-5 ।‌।