SB 8.18.8

Text

prītāś cāpsaraso ‘nṛtyan
gandharva-pravarā jaguḥ
tuṣṭuvur munayo devā
manavaḥ pitaro ‘gnayaḥ

Synonyms

prītāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpritah

although naturally satisfied; being fully satisfied; being pacified; being pleased (with me); being pleased; being satisfied; being very pleased (with him); being very pleased; completely pleased; in satisfaction; is satisfied; pleased; satisfied; so pleased; the Lord being so pleased; very much pleased; very much satisfied.
—being very pleased; caplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigca

//ca//; all these; also; also other bodily forms; also that I have not been able to ask; and (the five gross material elements and the ten acting and knowledge-gathering senses); and; and also; and Devahūti; and for all; and the paraphernalia; as also; as much as; as well; as well as; but; certainly; either; however; indeed; only; or; over and above; respectively; the word //ca//; this word //ca//; thus; totally; unlimitedly; verily.
—also; apsarasaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigapsarasaḥ

born of an Apsarā; inhabitants of Apsaroloka; the angels; the Apsarās; the beautiful angels of the Apsarā planet; the celestial dancing girls; the inhabitants of Apsaroloka; the inhabitants of the Apsarā planet; the residents of Apsaroloka.
—the celestial dancing girls; anṛtyanplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_biganṛtyan

danced.
—danced; gandharvaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_biggandharva

among the inhabitants of Gandharvaloka; belonging to the Gandharvaloka; by the denizens of Gandharvaloka; by the Gandharva soldiers; by the Gandharvas; by the residents of Gandharvaloka; inhabitants of Gandharvaloka; inhabitants of the Gandharva planet; of the inhabitants of Gandharvaloka; residents of Gandharvaloka; the celestial musicians; the denizens of Gandharvaloka; the expert artisans in the higher planets; the Gandharvas; the human beings named Gandharvas; the inhabitants of Gandharva-loka; the inhabitants of Gandharvaloka (appointed singers in the planets of the demigods); the inhabitants of Gandharvaloka; the residents of Gandharvaloka.
-pravarāḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpravarah

who was the best.
—the best of the Gandharvas; jaguḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigjaguḥ

and sang; and sang authorized songs prescribed in the //Vedas//; began to sing; began to sing and declare; chanted; chanted Vedic //mantras//; enunciated; recited auspicious songs; sang; sung of the glories; they chanted; they described.
—sang; tuṣṭuvuḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigtuṣṭuvuḥ

chanted Vedic prayers; offered prayers; offered their respective prayers; praised, satisfied; satisfied; satisfied the Lord by offering prayers.
—satisfied the Lord by offering prayers; munayaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmunayaḥ

all sages; all the great sages; all the great sages and saintly persons; all the saintly //brāhmaṇas//; all those great saintly persons; great philosophers and exalted sages; great sages; great saintly persons; great saintly persons who have completely rejected material aspirations, fruitive activities and so forth; great saintly persons who have completely rejected material aspirations, fruitive activities, and so forth; great thinkers and sages; O great sages; O sages; sages; saintly persons; saints; the //muni// followers of the Vedānta; the great sages; the great sages, headed by Vyāsadeva, etc; the great saintly persons; the great thinkers; the Kumāras; the philosophers; the sages; the saintly persons; the seven sages; thinkers.
—the great sages; 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.
—the demigods; manavaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmanavah

all the Manus; Manus; other Manus; the leaders of the universal affairs (especially in connection with giving knowledge to humanity about how to live lawfully under the protection of the Supreme Personality of Godhead); the Manus; the Manus, the fathers of mankind; the mind, understanding, intellect and ego.
—the Manus; pitaraḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpitaraḥ

bodies of forefathers; fathers; forefathers; protectors, guardians (kings or government servants); the fathers; the forefathers; the inhabitants of Pitṛloka; the Pitās; the Pitās or forefathers; uncles.
—the inhabitants of Pitṛloka; agnayaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigagnayaḥ

fire-gods; fires; the fire-gods; the forty-nine fire-gods; the sacrificial fire; the sacrificial fires; worshiping the fires.
—the fire-gods.

Translation

Being very pleased, the celestial dancing girls [Apsarās] danced in jubilation, the best of the Gandharvas sang songs, and the great sages, demigods, Manus, Pitās and fire—gods offered prayers to satisfy the Lord.