|Canto 10: The Summum Bonum||Chapter 43: Kṛṣṇa Kills the Elephant Kuvalayāpīḍa|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 10.43.36
tan niśamyābravīt kṛṣṇo
niyuddham ātmano 'bhīṣṭaḿ
manyamāno 'bhinandya ca
tat — that; niśamya — hearing; abravīt — spoke; kṛṣṇaḥ — Lord Kṛṣṇa; deśa — for the place; kāla — and time; ucitam — appropriate; vacaḥ — words; niyuddham — wrestling; ātmanaḥ — to Himself; abhīṣṭam — desirable; manyamānaḥ — considering; abhinandya — welcoming; ca — and.
Hearing this, Lord Kṛṣṇa, who liked to wrestle and welcomed the challenge, replied with words appropriate to the time and place.
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