Chapter 2. Yoga of Wisdom: Verse 40

Sanskrit Verse


नेहाभिक्रमनाशोऽस्ति प्रत्यवायो न विद्यते |
स्वल्पमप्यस्य धर्मस्य त्रायते महतो भयात् ||

Transliteration


Nehaabhikrama-naasho-asti pratyavaayo na vidyate
svalpam-apyasya dharmasya traayate mahato bhayaat

English Translation


In this path (Yoga), there is no loss of unfinished efforts, nor are there contrary effects. Even a little bit of this real spirituality(Yoga Dharma) protects one from great fears.

Commentary & Explanation


Topics:Dharma Fear Yoga Spirituality

Glossary

NaNot
IhaIn this (world)
AbhikramaSpiritual efforts
NaashahLoss
AstiIs; there is
PratyavaayahContrary results
NaNever
VidyateIs; there is
SvalpamLittle
ApiEven
AsyaOf this
DharmasyaPractice; religion
TraayateSave; protect; release
MahatahVery great
BhayaatFrom danger