|Canto 12: The Age of Deterioration||Chapter 12: The Topics of Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Summarized|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 12.12.9
tataḥ prākṛtikaḥ sargaḥ
sapta vaikṛtikāś ca ye
vairājaḥ puruṣo yataḥ
tataḥ — then; prākṛtikaḥ — from material nature; sargaḥ — the creation; sapta — the seven; vaikṛtikāḥ — stages of creation derived by transformation; ca — and; ye — which; tataḥ — then; brahma-aṇḍa — of the universal egg; sambhūtiḥ — the construction; vairājaḥ puruṣaḥ — the universal form of the Lord; yataḥ — from which.
The creation effected by the agitation of the modes of material nature, the seven stages of evolution by elemental transformation, and the construction of the universal egg, from which arises the universal form of the Supreme Lord — all these are thoroughly described.
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