इति दक्ष: कविर्यज्ञं भद्र रुद्राभिमर्शितम् ।
कीर्त्यमाने हृषीकेशे सन्निन्ये यज्ञभावने ॥ ४८ ॥
iti dakṣaḥ kavir yajñaṁ
maitreyaḥ — Maitreya; uvāca — said; iti — thus; dakṣaḥ — Dakṣa; kaviḥ — being purified in consciousness; yajñam — the sacrifice; bhadra — O Vidura; rudra-abhimarśitam — devastated by Vīrabhadra; kīrtya-māne — being glorified; hṛṣīkeśe — Hṛṣīkeśa (Lord Viṣṇu); sanninye — arranged for restarting; yajña-bhāvane — the protector of sacrifice.
Śrī Maitreya said: After Lord Viṣṇu was glorified by all present, Dakṣa, his consciousness purified, arranged to begin again the yajña which had been devastated by the followers of Lord Śiva.