Chapter 2. Yoga of Wisdom: Verse 29

Sanskrit Verse


आश्चर्यवत्पश्यति कश्चिदेन
माश्चर्यवद्वदति तथैव चान्य: |
आश्चर्यवच्चैनमन्य: शृ्णोति
श्रुत्वाप्येनं वेद न चैव कश्चित् ||

Transliteration


Aashcharyavat-pashyati kashchid-enam
aashcharyavad-vadati tathaiva chaanyah
aashcharya-vachchainam-anyah shrinoti
shrutvaapyenam veda na chaiva kashchit

English Translation


Some behold the self as wonderful, some describe it as marvelous and some others hear of it as amazing, while others even on hearing all about the self do not understand it at all.

Commentary & Explanation


Topics:Lord Krishna Soul

Glossary

AashcharyavatAs wonder; amazing
PashyatiSee
KashchitSome; someone
EnamThis self
AshcharyavatAs wonder;
VadatiSpeak
TathaSo; therefore
EvaCertainly; indeed
ChaAlso
AnyahAnother; others
AashcharyavatAmazing
ChaAlso
EnamThis self
AnyahOthers
ShrinotiHear
ShrutvaHaving heard
ApiEven
EnamThis self
VedaKnow; understand
NaNot
ChaAlso
EvaCertainly
KashchitSomeone; anyone