विलोक्योद्विग्नहृदयो विच्छायमनुजं नृपः ।
पृच्छति स्म सुहृन्मध्ये संस्मरन्नारदेरितम् ॥२४॥

vilokyodvigna-hṛdayo
vicchāyam anujaṁ nṛpaḥ
pṛcchati sma suhṛn madhye
saṁsmaran nāraderitam

 vilokya - by seeing; udvigna - anxious; hṛdayaḥ - heart; vicchāyam - pale appearance; anujam - Arjuna; nṛpaḥ - the King; pṛcchati sma - asked; suhṛt - friends; madhye - amongst; saṁsmaran - remembering; nārada - Sage Nārada; īritam - indicated by.


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Seeing Arjuna pale due to heartfelt anxieties, the King, remembering the indications of the sage Nārada, questioned him in the midst of friends.

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