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    ††asti††† kasminścit††† vanodeśe††† madotkaṭa:†† nāma††† simha:/

†††††††† there-is†††† in-some-forest-spot††† Madotkata†††††††††† lion

 

    ††tasya†† sevakā:††† traya:††† kāka:††† vyāghra:††† jambuka:ca/

††† †††††of-him††† servants††† 3††† crow ,†††† tiger ,†††††††† jackal

 

    ††atha††† tai:††† bhramadbhi:††† kaścit††† udra:††† dṛṭa:††† pṛṭa:††† ca/

††††††††† now††† by-them-roaming-about††† some††† camel††† was-seen††† and†† was-asked

 

    ††kuta:††† bhavān††† āgata:††† sārthātbhraṭa:/

†††††††† whence††† you††† approached††† from-caravan††† straying†† ?

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† seperated†† fromherd

    ††sa:†† ca†† ātmavṛttāntam††† akathayat/

††††† and††† he†††† his-history††††† told

 

    ††tata:††† tai:††† nītvā†† simhe††† asau†† samarpita:/

†† ††††††then†† by-them††† having-conducted(him)†† to-lion†† he†† introduced†††

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† presentedhimtolion-king,whograntedhim†† asylum†† and†† safeconductandnamed himChitrakarna

 

    ††tena††† abhayavācam††† dattvā††† citrakarṇa†† iti†† nāma ††kṛtvā††† sthāpita:/

†††††† by-him††† safety-word†† having-given†† Chitrakarna††† name†† having-made†† retained

 

    ††atha††† kadācit††† samhasya††† śarīravaikatyāt†††

†††††now††† once†††††††† of-lionís†††††††† from-body-indisposition†††

††††† bhūrivṛṭikāraṇāt††† ca†† āhāram††† alabhamānā:†† te†† vyagrā††† babhuvu:/

†††††††† from-much-rain-on-account†† a†††† food†† not-finding†††††† they†† perplexed†† became

 

    ††tata:††† tai:††† ālocitam/

††††††††† then††† by-them††† considered

 

    ††citrakarṇam †††eva††† yathā††† svāmī††† vyāpadayati††† tathā††† anuṭhīyatām/

††††††† Citrakarnam†††††††††† how††††† master††††††† kills,†††††††††††††††††††††††† let-it-be-arranged

 

    ††kim††† anena††† kaṇṭakabhujā/††††† vyāghra††† uvāca†† /

††††††† what††† with-that††† thorn-eater?††††† tiger††††† said

 

    ††svāminā††† abhayavācam††† dattvā††† anugṛhīta:††† tat††† katham†† evam††† sambhavati/

by-master†† safety-word†† having-given†† received†† therefore†† howthus†† is-possible?

 

    ††kāka:††† brūte/

    ††iha††† samaye††† parikīṇa:††† svāmī††† pāpam†† api††† kariyati/

††††††† here††† on-occasion††† fading-away†† master†††† sin†† even††† will-commit

 

    ††iti††† samcintya††† sarve††simhāntikam††† jagmu:/††††

†††††††††† having-reflected††† all††† lion-near††††† went

 

    ††simhenā††† uktam/††† āhārārtham††† kincit††† prāptam/

††††††† by-lion†† was-said††† food-purpose††† anything†† obtained?

 

    ††tai:†† uktam /†† yatnāt†† api†† na†† prāptam†† kincit/

†††† by-them†† was-said††† from-pains†† evenno†† obtained†† anything

 

    ††simhena ††uktam/††† ka:††† adhunā††† jīvanopāya:/

††††††† by-lion†† was-said††† what†† now †††††††living-means?

 

    ††kāka:††vadati††

    †††deva †††svādhīnāhāraparityāgāt††† sarvanāśa:††† ayam††† upasthita:/

††††† ††Sire†††† from-on-us-dependant-foodís-refusal††† all-destruction††† this†† approached

 

    ††simhena ††uktam/†† atra†† āhāra:††ka:†† svādhīna:/

††††††††† by-lion†† was-said†††† here††† food†† what††† on-us-dependant?

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† what†† foodisatour†† disposal

    ††kāka:††† karṇe††† kathayati/†† citrakarṇa

††††††† crow††† into-ear†††††† tells††† †††††††††Chitrakarṇa