एवमाविष्कृताशेषगुणकर्मोदयो मुनिम् ।
सव्रीड इव तं सम्राडुपारतमुवाच ह ॥ १ ॥
savrīḍa iva taṁ samrāḍ
upāratam uvāca ha
maitreyaḥ — the great sage Maitreya; uvāca — said; evam — thus; āviṣkṛta — having been described; aśeṣa — all; guṇa — of the virtues; karma — of the activities; udayaḥ — the greatness; munim — the great sage; sa-vrīḍaḥ — feeling modest; iva — as though; tam — him (Kardama); samrāṭ — Emperor Manu; upāratam — silent; uvāca ha — addressed.
Śrī Maitreya said: After describing the greatness of the Emperor’s manifold qualities and activities, the sage became silent, and the Emperor, feeling modesty, addressed him as follows.