1. 41

    इत्यपः प्राश्य राजर्षिश्चिन्तयन् मनसाच्युतम् । प्रत्यचष्ट कुरुश्रेष्ठ द्विजागमनमेव सः ।। ९-४-४१ ।।

    O best of the Kuru dynasty, after he drank some water, King Ambarīṣa, meditating upon the Supreme Personality of Godhead within his heart, waited for the return of the great mystic Durvāsā Muni. ।। 9-4-41 ।।

  2. 42

    दुर्वासा यमुनाकूलात्कृतावश्यक आगतः । राज्ञाभिनन्दितस्तस्य बुबुधे चेष्टितं धिया ।। ९-४-४२ ।।

    After executing the ritualistic ceremonies to be performed at noon, Durvāsā returned from the bank of the Yamunā. The King received him well, offering all respects, but Durvāsā Muni, by his mystic power, could understand that King Ambarīṣa had drunk water without his permission. ।। 9-4-42 ।।

  3. 43

    मन्युना प्रचलद्गात्रो भ्रुकुटीकुटिलाननः । बुभुक्षितश्च सुतरां कृताञ्जलिमभाषत ।। ९-४-४३ ।।

    Still hungry, Durvāsā Muni, his body trembling, his face curved and his eyebrows crooked in a frown, angrily spoke as follows to King Ambarīṣa, who stood before him with folded hands. ।। 9-4-43 ।।

  4. 44

    अहो अस्य नृशंसस्य श्रियोन्मत्तस्य पश्यत । धर्मव्यतिक्रमं विष्णोरभक्तस्येशमानिनः ।। ९-४-४४ ।।

    Alas, just see the behavior of this cruel man! He is not a devotee of Lord Viṣṇu. Being proud of his material opulence and his position, he considers himself God. Just see how he has transgressed the laws of religion. ।। 9-4-44 ।।

  5. 45

    यो मामतिथिमायातमातिथ्येन निमन्त्र्य च । अदत्त्वा भुक्तवांस्तस्य सद्यस्ते दर्शये फलम् ।। ९-४-४५ ।।

    Mahārāja Ambarīṣa, you have invited me to eat as a guest, but instead of feeding me, you yourself have eaten first. Because of your misbehavior, I shall show you something to punish you. ।। 9-4-45 ।।