|Canto 3: The Status Quo||Chapter 24: The Renunciation of Kardama Muni|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 3.24.21
gate śata-dhṛtau kṣattaḥ
kardamas tena coditaḥ
prādād viśva-sṛjāḿ tataḥ
gate — after he departed; śata-dhṛtau — Lord Brahmā; kṣattaḥ — O Vidura; kardamaḥ — Kardama Muni; tena — by him; coditaḥ — ordered; yathā-uditam — as told; sva-duhitṝḥ — his own daughters; prādāt — handed over; viśva-sṛjām — to the creators of the world's population; tataḥ — thereafter.
O Vidura, after the departure of Brahmā, Kardama Muni, having been ordered by Brahmā, handed over his nine daughters, as instructed, to the nine great sages who created the population of the world.
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