|Canto 9: Liberation||Chapter 16: Lord Paraśurāma Destroys the World's Ruling Class|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 9.16.16
vilapyaivaḿ pitur dehaḿ
nidhāya bhrātṛṣu svayam
pragṛhya paraśuḿ rāmaḥ
kṣatrāntāya mano dadhe
vilapya — lamenting; evam — like this; pituḥ — of his father; deham — the body; nidhāya — entrusting; bhrātṛṣu — to his brothers; svayam — personally; pragṛhya — taking; paraśum — the axe; rāmaḥ — Lord Paraśurāma; kṣatra-antāya — to put an end to all the kṣatriyas; manaḥ — the mind; dadhe — fixed.
Thus lamenting, Lord Paraśurāma entrusted his father's dead body to his brothers and personally took up his axe, having decided to put an end to all the kṣatriyas on the surface of the world.
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