तं पादयोर्निपतितमयथापूर्वमातुरम् ।
अधोवदनमब्बिन्दून्सृजन्तं नयनाब्जयोः ॥२३॥

taṁ pādayor nipatitam
ayathā-pūrvam āturam
adho-vadanam ab-bindūn
sṛjantaṁ nayanābjayoḥ

 tam - him (Arjuna); pādayoḥ - at the feet; nipatitam - bowing down; ayathā-pÅ«rvam - unprecedented; Äturam - dejected; adhaḥ-vadanam - downward face; ap-bindÅ«n - drops of water; sṛjantam - creating; nayana-abjayoḥ - from the lotuslike eyes.


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When he bowed at his feet, the King saw that his dejection was unprecedented. His head was down, and tears glided from his lotus eyes.

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