Bhagavad Gita -Srila Prabhupada 709

Shrimad Bhagavad Gita As It Is -Shri Shrimad A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Conclusion—The Perfection of Renunciation
Chapter 18: Verse- 29

buddher bhedam dhrtes caiva gunatas tri-vidham srnu
procyamänam asesena prthaktvena Dhananjaya[1]


O winner of wealth, now please listen as I tell you in detail of the different kinds of understanding and determination, according to the three modes of material nature.


Now after explaining knowledge, the object of knowledge, and the knower, in three different divisions according to the modes of material nature, the Lord is explaining the intelligence and determination of the worker in the same way.



  1. buddheh=of intelligence; bhedam=the differences; dhrteh=of steadiness; ca=also; eva=certainly; gunatah=by the modes of material nature; tri-vidham=of three kinds; srnu=just hear; procyamänam=as described by
    Me; asesena=in detail; prthaktvena=differently; dhananjaya=O winner of wealth.

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