Chapter 2. Yoga of Wisdom: Verse 50

Sanskrit Verse


बुद्धियुक्तो जहातीह उभे सुकृतदुष्कृते |
तस्माद्योगाय युज्यस्व योग: कर्मसु कौशलम् ||

Transliteration


Buddhi-yukto jahaateeha ubhe sukrita-dushkrite
tasmaad yogaaya yujyasva yogah karmasu kaushalam

English Translation


One who engages in wisdom united actions are freed from the effects of both good and bad actions. Therefore, devote yourself to Yoga. Skillful way of right actions is called Yoga.

Commentary & Explanation


Topics:Karma Wisdom Yoga Karma Yoga

Glossary

Buddhi-yuktahUnited with cosmic wisdom; with wisdom
JahaatiCast off; get rid of
IhaIn this world/ life
UbheIn both
SukritaGood deeds
DushkriteBad deeds
TasmaatTherefore
YogaayaFor Yoga
YujyasvaBe engaged; strive for; devote
YogahYoga
KarmasuIn all activities
KaushalamSkillfullness