Bhagavad Gita -Madhvacharya 174

Bhagavad Gita -Sri Madhvacharya

(Bhashya and Tatparya Nirnaya)


Chapter 6
Atmasamyama Yoga

19. Even as the lamp in a place without breeze flickers not, even so does the subdued mind of the equanimous attains equanimity with the Lord. Bhashya :- आत्मन: means any thing related to the Supreme Lord.
Tatparya Nirnaya :- Even as one‟s inclination even so would be his behavior, wisdom would be well balanced or woul be distorted, thus in Mha Vishnu Purana. Unreserved friendship will encourage endearing companionship. Even though appears indifferent friendship flowers in companionship. Friend should be understood as the intermediary increasing companionship, thus in Narada Purana.
20. When the mind is set at rest, restrained by equanimous concentration and perceives the Self through the self he rejoices in the Self.
Bhashya :- आत्मना means by the mind. आत्मनि means in the body and आत्मानम् means the supreme Lord.
Tatparya Nirnaya :- Here, आत्मनम् means Sri Vishnu and आत्मना means by Sri Vishnu‟s grace.