Chapter 2. Yoga of Wisdom: Verse 24

Sanskrit Verse


अच्छेद्यो ऽयमदाह्यो ऽयमक्लेद्यो ऽशोष्य एव च |
नित्य: सर्वगत: स्थाणुरचलोऽयं सनातन: ||

Transliteration


Achchhedyo ayam adaahyo ayam akledyo ashoshya eva cha
nityah sarva-gatah sthaanur achalo ayam sanaatanah

English Translation


The self is impenetrable, incombustible, it can not be dampened or dried. The self is immutable, all-pervading, immovable, eternally the same

Commentary & Explanation


Topics:Lord Krishna Soul

Glossary

AchchhedyahUncleavable; impenetrable; unbreakable
AyamThis self
AdaahyahIncombustible; can not be burnt
AyamThis self
AkledyahUnwettable; cannot be dampened
AshoshyahCannot be dried
EvaCertainly
ChaAlso
NityahImmutable; eternal
SarvaAll
GatahPervading
SthaanuhStable, unchangeable
AchalahImmovable
AyamThis self
SanaatanahPrimeval; ancient; eternal