|Canto 8: Withdrawal of the Cosmic Creations||Chapter 1: The Manus, Administrators of the Universe|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 8.1.1
vaḿśo 'yaḿ vistarāc chrutaḥ
yatra viśva-sṛjāḿ sargo
manūn anyān vadasva naḥ
śrī-rājā uvāca — the King (Mahārāja Parīkṣit) said; svāyambhuvasya — of the great personality Svāyambhuva Manu; iha — in this connection; guro — O my spiritual master; vaḿśaḥ — dynasty; ayam — this; vistarāt — extensively; śrutaḥ — I have heard (from you); yatra — wherein; viśva-sṛjām — of the great personalities known as the prajāpatis, such as Marīci; sargaḥ — creation, involving the birth of many sons and grandsons from the daughters of Manu; manūn — Manus; anyān — other; vadasva — kindly describe; naḥ — to us.
King Parīkṣit said: O my lord, my spiritual master, now I have fully heard from Your Grace about the dynasty of Svāyambhuva Manu. But there are also other Manus, and I want to hear about their dynasties. Kindly describe them to us.
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