|Canto 10: The Summum Bonum||Chapter 60: Lord Kṛṣṇa Teases Queen Rukmiṇī.|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 10.60.23
padā su-jātena nakhāruṇa-śrīyā
bhuvaḿ likhanty aśrubhir añjanāsitaiḥ
āsiñcatī kuńkuma-rūṣitau stanau
tasthāv adho-mukhy ati-duḥkha-ruddha-vāk
padā — with her foot; su-jātena — very tender; nakha — of its nails; aruṇa — reddish; śrīyā — having the effulgence; bhuvam — the earth; likhantī — scratching; aśrubhiḥ — with her tears; añjana — because of her eye shadow; asitaiḥ — which were black; āsiñcatī — sprinkling; kuńkuma — with kuńkuma powder; rūṣitau — red; stanau — breasts; tasthau — she stood still; adhaḥ — downward; mukhī — her face; ati — extreme; duḥkha — due to the sorrow; ruddha — checked; vāk — her speech.
With her tender foot, effulgent with the reddish glow of her nails, she scratched the ground, and tears darkened by her eye makeup sprinkled her kuńkuma-reddened breasts. There she stood, face downward, her voice choked up by extreme sorrow.
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