sūta sūta mahā-bhāga vada no vadatāṁ vara
kathāṁ bhāgavatīṁ puṇyāṁ yad āha bhagavāñ śukaḥ
O Maharishi Suta! You are the most supreme amongst the orators! Please narrate to us the eternally pious stories of the Supreme Lord, the Divine Bhagawatam, that you had heard from Maharishi śuka.
from Srimad Bhagavatam – Day 16(Translations of Pujya Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji’s daily explanation of Srimad Bhagavatam on ETV from December 2015 onwards are compiled by Parimala Eshwarla)