ISKCON OF BERGEN COUNTY

in New Jersey

14.7
00:00 / 01:04

rajo rāgātmakaṁ viddhi
tṛṣṇā-saṅga-samudbhavam
tan nibadhnāti kaunteya
karma-saṅgena dehinam

rajaḥ — the mode of passion; rāga-ātmakam — born of desire or lust; viddhi — know; tṛṣṇā — with hankering; saṅga — association; samudbhavam — produced of; tat — that; nibadhnāti — binds; kaunteya — O son of Kuntī; karma-saṅgena — by association with fruitive activity; dehinam — the embodied.

The mode of passion is born of unlimited desires and longings, O son of Kuntī, and because of this the embodied living entity is bound to material fruitive actions.

Synonyms

Translation

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रजो रागात्मकं विद्धि तृष्णासङ्गसमुद्भ‍वम् ।
तन्निबध्‍नाति कौन्तेय कर्मसङ्गेन देहिनम् ॥ ७ ॥