|Canto 12: The Age of Deterioration||Chapter 10: Lord Śiva and Umā Glorify Mārkaṇḍeya Ṛṣi|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 12.10.39
so 'py avāpta-mahā-yoga-
vicaraty adhunāpy addhā
harāv ekāntatāḿ gataḥ
saḥ — he, Mārkaṇḍeya; api — indeed; avāpta — having achieved; mahā-yoga — of the topmost perfection of yoga; mahimā — the glories; bhārgava-uttamaḥ — the best descendant of Bhṛgu; vicarati — is traveling about; adhunā api — even today; addhā — directly; harau — for Lord Hari; eka-antatām — the platform of exclusive devotion; gataḥ — having attained.
Mārkaṇḍeya Ṛṣi, the best of the descendants of Bhṛgu, is glorious because of his achievement of perfection in mystic yoga. Even today he travels about this world, fully absorbed in unalloyed devotion for the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
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