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2016-06-29 Srimad Bhagavatam 10.83.22-23 - Becoming Aware of Bhakti Rasa (download mp3) by Radhika Vallabha Prabhu at ISKCON Chowpatty www.iskcondesiretree.com SB 10.83.22adaya vyasrjan kecit sajyam kartum anisvaraha-kostham jyam samutkrsya petur eke ’munahatah Translation: Some of them picked up the bow but could not string it, and so they threw it aside in frustration. Some managed to pull the bowstring toward the tip of the bow, only to have the bow spring back and knock them to the ground. SB 10.83.23sajyam krtvapare vira magadhambastha-cedipahbhimo duryodhanah karno navidams tad-avasthitim Translation: A few heroes — namely Jarasandha, Sisupala, Bhima, Duryodhana, Karna and the King of Ambastha — succeeded in stringing the bow, but none of them could find the target. Purport: These kings were very strong physically, but they were not skillful enough to find the target.