Chapter 2. Yoga of Wisdom: Verse 39

Sanskrit Verse


एषा तेऽभिहिता साङ्ख्ये
बुद्धिर्योगे त्विमां शृणु |
बुद्ध्या युक्तो यया पार्थ
कर्मबन्धं प्रहास्यसि ||

Transliteration


Eshaa te-abhihitaa saankhye
buddhir-yoge tvimaam shrinu
buddhyaa yukto yayaa paartha
karma-bandham prahaasyasi

English Translation


So far I have explained to you the wisdom of Sankhya (analytical knowledge). Now listen to the wisdom of Yoga keenly, O son of Pritha(Arjuna), after hearing which you will be free from the bondage of actions(Karma)

Commentary & Explanation


Topics:Karma Liberation Sankhya Yoga Bondage

Glossary

EshaaAll these; this
TeUnto you
AbhihitaDeclared; described
SaankhyeBy logical study
BuddhihIntelligence
YogeYoga
TuBut
ImaamThis
ShrinuHear
BuddhyaWith intelligence
YuktahWith
YayaaWhich
PaarthaThe son of Prita(Arjuna)
KarmaActions; cause
BandhamBondage
PrahaasyasiCast off; be released