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CC Madhya 20.286

Text

nijāṅga-sveda-jale brahmāṇḍārdha bharila
sei jale śeṣa-śayyāya śayana karila

Synonyms

nija-aṅga — from His own personal body; sveda-jale — by emitting the water of perspiration; brahmāṇḍa-ardha — half of the universe; bharila — filled; sei jale — on that water; śeṣa-śayyāya — on the bed of Lord Śeṣa; śayana karila — lay down.

Translation

“With the perspiration produced from His own body, the Lord filled half the universe with water. He then lay down on that water, on the bed of Lord Śeṣa.