Srimad Bhagavatam 10.83.24 - Disappearance of Srivas Pandit (download mp3)
by Vishwarup Prabhu at ISKCON Chowpatty
matsyabhasam jale viksya
jñatva ca tad-avasthitim
partho yatto ’srjad banam
nacchinat pasprse param
Then Arjuna looked at the reflection of the fish in the water and determined its position. When he carefully shot his arrow at it, however, he did not pierce the target but merely grazed it.
According to the explanation of Srila Sridhara Svami, Arjuna was more expert a marksman than the other kings, but his physical strength was not adequate to the task of shooting it with perfect accuracy.