Canto Two : Chapter Five
The Liberation of Bakasura
Shri Bahulashva said: Who was this demon before? Why did he become a duck? Why was he able to enter Shri Krishna, who is the Supreme Personality of Godhead and the master of all?
- shri -bahulashvah uvaca - Shri Bahulashva said: kah - who?; ayam - this; daityah - demon; purva-kale - in the previous time; kasmat - why?; kena - by whom?; bakah - a duck; abhavat - became; purna-brahmani - in the Supreme Brahman; sarveshe - the master of all; shri-krishne - Shri Krishna; linatam - merging; gatah - attained.