Chapter II Sloka 01

Aw iÖtIyae=Xyay>, 

s<jy %vac,

t< twa k«pyaivòmïupU[aRk…le][m!,
iv;IdNtimd< vaKymuvac mxusUdn>.


atha dviteeyo'dhy˜ya×| 
sañjaya uv˜ca |

taÕ tath˜ k®pay˜viÿ÷amaþrup¨rõ˜kulekÿaõam |
viÿeedantamidaÕ v˜kyamuv˜ca madhus¨dana× ( 2|01)||

Sanjaya said:

2.1 To him who was thus overcome with pity and who was despondent,
with eyes full of tears and agitated,
Madhu_sudana (Krishna, the  destroyer of Madhu) spoke these words:

NOTE: The translations are by Swami Sivananda.