Canto 5: The Creative ImpetusChapter 26: A Description of the Hellish Planets

Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 5.26.13

yas tv iha ugraḥ paśūn pakṣiṇo prāṇata uparandhayati tam apakaruṇaḿ puruṣādair api vigarhitam amutra yamānucarāḥ kumbhīpāke tapta-taile uparandhayanti

SYNONYMS

yaḥa person who; tu — but; ihain this life; — or; ugraḥ — very cruel; paśūn — animals; pakṣiṇaḥ — birds; — or; prāṇataḥin a live condition; uparandhayati — cooks; tam — him; apakaruṇam — very cruel-hearted; puruṣa-ādaiḥ — by those who eat human flesh; api — even; vigarhitam — condemned; amutrain the next life; yama-anucarāḥ — the servants of Yamarāja; kumbhīpākein the hell known as Kumbhīpāka; tapta-tailein boiling oil; uparandhayanti — cook.

TRANSLATION

For the maintenance of their bodies and the satisfaction of their tongues, cruel persons cook poor animals and birds alive. Such persons are condemned even by man-eaters. In their next lives they are carried by the Yamadūtas to the hell known as Kumbhīpāka, where they are cooked in boiling oil.

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