SB 8.1.24


vasiṣṭha-tanayāḥ sapta
ṛṣayaḥ pramadādayaḥ
satyā vedaśrutā bhadrā
devā indras tu satyajit


vasiṣṭhaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvasistha

the great sage Vasiṣṭha.
-tanayāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigtanayah

a son; son; Tanaya; the son.
—the sons of Vasiṣṭha; saptaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsapta

all together seven; seven; seven systems; sevenfold.
—seven; ṛṣayaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigrsayah

all learned //ṛṣis,// saintly persons; all the //ṛṣis//; all the great saintly persons; all the sages; all the saintly persons; all the saintly sages; great sages; great sages and saintly persons; great saintly persons; great saintly persons like Mārkaṇḍeya; great saintly sages; great saints; learned scholars; O great sages; sages; sages who perform such sacrifices; saintly persons; the great //ṛṣis// such as Bhṛgu; the great sages; the great sages and saintly persons; the great saintly persons; the great saintly sages; the learned sages; the sages (in the forest); the sages; the seven //ṛṣis//; the seven //ṛṣis// of the seven planets; the seven famous sages; the seven sages; those who are active within; very saintly persons.
—the sages; pramadaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpramada

ladies; of joy; woman, who maddens.
-ādayaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigādayaḥ

all of them surrounding Lord Indra; all these together; and other creatures; and others; and so on; and such others; etc; headed by; others; such persons.
—headed by Pramada; satyāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsatyah

chaste; Satya; successful; the ultimate truth.
—the Satyas; vedaśrutāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvedaśrutāḥ

—Vedaśrutas; bhadrāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigbhadrah

—Bhadras; devāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigdevah

a demigod; by incarnation; demigod; King Indra; Lord; Lord Brahmā; Lord Indra; Lord Nṛsiṁhadeva; Lord Yamarāja; Lord Śambhu; Mahādeva; Mahārāja Pṛthu; providence; Supreme Lord; that Lord Brahmā; the demigod; the demigod Indra; the demigod Varuṇa; the demigod Yamarāja (//dīvyatīti devaḥ,// one who is always brilliant and illuminated is called //deva//); the demigods; the god; the god of rain; the Lord; the Lord, God; the Personality of Godhead; the principal demigod; the Supreme Lord; the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the worshipable lord; to the Personality of Godhead; to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
—demigods; indraḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigindrah

Indra; King Indra; King Indra of heaven; Lord Indra; the controlling demigod supplying rains; the demigod in heaven; the head of the demigods, King Indra; the King of heaven; the King of heaven, Indra; the King of heaven, Lord Indra; the King of the demigods; the King of the heavenly planet; the lord of the heavenly planet.
—the King of heaven; tuplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigtu

again; also; and; as to; as well as; but (because of misfortune); but; certainly; due to; expletive; however; in fact; indeed; moreover; must; of course; on the contrary; only; that; then; yet.
—but; satyajitplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsatyajit



During the reign of the third Manu, Pramada and other sons of Vasiṣṭha became the seven sages. The Satyas, Vedaśrutas and Bhadras became demigods, and Satyajit was selected to be Indra, the King of heaven.