|Canto 10: The Summum Bonum||Chapter 17: The History of Kāliya|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 10.17.5
tac chrutvā kupito rājan
tat — that; śrutvā — hearing; kupitaḥ — angered; rājan — 0 King; bhagavān — the powerful Garuḍa; bhagavat-priyaḥ — the dear devotee of the Supreme Personality of Godhead; vijighāḿsuḥ — desiring to kill; mahā-vegaḥ — the greatly swift; kāliyam — to Kāliya; samupādravat — he rushed.
O King, the greatly powerful Garuḍa, who is very dear to the Supreme Lord, became angry when he heard of this. Desiring to kill Kāliya, he rushed toward the serpent with tremendous speed.
Śrīla Sanātana Gosvāmī explains that the word mahā-vega indicates that the great speed of Garuḍa cannot be checked by anyone.
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