Canto One : Chapter Three
Description of the Lord's Appearance
The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O Shiva, O eldest of the demigods, O demigods, hear My words. By My order you and your wives should take birth, by your amsha expansions, in the family of the Yadus.
- shri- bhagavan uvaca- the Supreme Personality of Godhead said; he- O; sura- of the demigods; jyeshtha- eldest; he- O; shambho- Shiva; devah- O demigods; shrinuta- please hear; mad- My; vacah- words; yadaveshu- in the Yadu dynasty; ca-also; janyadhvam- please take birth; amshaih- by partial expansions; stribhir- with your wives; mad- by My; ajnaya- order.