Canto Two : Chapter Five
The Liberation of Bakasura
jale nikshipya badisham
Casting a fishhook into the water, the demon caught a fish. Although forbidden again and again, the wicked-hearted demon gave no respect (to the sage's words).
- jale - in the water; nikshipya - throwing; badisham - a fishhook; minan - a fgish; akarshayan - caught; muhuh - again and again; nishedhitah - forbidden; api - even; munina - by the sage; na - not; amanyata - respected; sa - he; durmatih - wicked-hearted.