इति तद् गृणतां तेषां मुनीनां योगधर्मिणाम् ।
प्रतिनन्द्य जगादेदं विकुण्ठनिलयो विभु: ॥ १ ॥
iti tad gṛṇatāṁ teṣāṁ
brahmā uvāca — Lord Brahmā said; iti — thus; tat — speech; gṛṇatām — praising; teṣām — of them; munīnām — those four sages; yoga-dharmiṇām — engaged in linking with the Supreme; pratinandya — after congratulating; jagāda — said; idam — these words; vikuṇṭha-nilayaḥ — whose abode is bereft of anxiety; vibhuḥ — the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Lord Brahmā said: After thus congratulating the sages for their nice words, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, whose abode is in the kingdom of God, spoke as follows.