|Canto 7: The Science of God||Chapter 3: Hiranyakasipu's Plan to Become Immortal|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Srimad Bhagavatam 7.3.4
tasya murdhnah samudbhutah
sadhumo 'gnis tapomayah
tiryag urdhvam adho lokan
pratapad vishvag iritah
tasya -- his; murdhnah -- from the head; samudbhutah -- generated; sa-dhumah -- with smoke; agnih -- fire; tapah-mayah -- because of severe austerities; tiryak -- sideways; urdhvam -- upward; adhah -- downward; lokan -- all the planets; pratapat -- heated; vishvak -- all around; iritah -- spreading.
Because of Hiranyakasipu's severe austerities, fire came from his head, and this fire and its smoke spread throughout the sky, encompassing the upper and lower planets, which all became extremely hot.
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