|Canto 6: Prescribed Duties for Mankind||Chapter 9: Appearance of the Demon Vṛtrāsura|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 6.9.20
tatas te vismitāḥ sarve
tataḥ — thereafter; te — they (the demigods); vismitāḥ — being struck with wonder; sarve — all; viṣaṇṇāḥ — being very morose; grasta-tejasaḥ — having lost all their personal strength; pratyañcam — to the Supersoul; ādi-puruṣam — the original person; upatasthuḥ — prayed; samāhitāḥ — all gathered together.
Struck with wonder and disappointment upon seeing the strength of the demon, the demigods lost their own strength. Therefore they all met together to try to please the Supersoul, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Nārāyaṇa, by worshiping Him.
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