SB 6.12.26


dorbhyām utkṛtta-mūlābhyāṁ
babhau rakta-sravo ‘suraḥ
chinna-pakṣo yathā gotraḥ
khād bhraṣṭo vajriṇā hataḥ


dorbhyāmplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigdorbhyām

by his two arms; by their arms; from the two arms; with his arms; with his two arms.
—from the two arms; utkṛttaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigutkṛtta

cut from the very root.
-mūlābhyāmplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigmūlābhyām

cut from the very root.
—cut from the very root; babhauplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigbabhau

appeared; became; it so became; she shone; shone; the Lord became very brilliant; thus it became; was.
—was; raktaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigrakta

blood; red; reddish.
-sravaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigsravah

glorious activities.
—profusely discharging blood; asuraḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigasurah

a demon; although born in a demoniac family; although born in an asura family; Asura; Bali Mahārāja; because he was a demon; belong to the demoniac group; born in a family of demons; demon; demoniac nature; great demon; Hiraṇyakaśipu; my father, Hiraṇyakaśipu, the great demon; Prahlāda Mahārāja, although born of an asura father; the demon (Hiraṇyakaśipu); the demon; the demon Hiraṇyakaśipu; the demons; the great demon, Hiraṇyakaśipu; the King of the asuras; the King of the demons, Hiraṇyakaśipu; Vṛtrāsura.
—Vṛtrāsura; chinnaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigchinna

being separated; cut off; cut to pieces; cut up; fallen; scattered and cut off; torn off.
-pakṣaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigpaksah

fortnight; part.
—whose wings are cut; yathāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigyathā

according to; accordingly as; and as; anywhere; as (He likes); as; as advised by his father; as also; as far as possible; as far as; as follows; as has; as He desires; as if; as if it were; as is; as it; as it is; as it is now; as it should have been; as it was; as it was done; as it were; as many; as much; as much as (deserved); as much as; as requested; as they are; as they told it; as they were; as well as; as you; by which; development of austerity and penance; duly; even as; exactly as; exactly like; fittingly; for the forefathers and the Supreme Personality of Godhead; how; in any manner; in order that; in the matter of; in what way; in which manner; in which way; in whichever manner; inasmuch as; just as; just as if; just like; like; like Him; or just as; properly; since; so; so that; so you inform me; the manner in which; where; wherever; without deviation.
—just as; gotraḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_biggotraḥ

a mountain.
—a mountain; khātplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigkhāt

from the sky.
—from the sky; bhraṣṭaḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigbhrastah

fallen; falling.
—falling; vajriṇāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigvajriṇā

by Indra, the carrier of the thunderbolt.
—by Indra, the carrier of the thunderbolt; hataḥplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bighatah

being killed; being spoiled; curbed; destroyed; has been killed; killed; slain; struck; was killed; wounded by.


Vṛtrāsura, bleeding profusely, his two arms cut off at their roots, looked very beautiful, like a flying mountain whose wings have been cut to pieces by Indra. 


It appears from the statement of this verse that sometimes there are flying mountains and that their wings are cut by the thunderbolt of Indra. Vṛtrāsura’s huge body resembled such a mountain.