Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- rajas-tamobhyāṁ yad api
- vidvān vikṣipta-dhīḥ punaḥ
- atandrito mano yuñjan
- doṣa-dṛṣṭir na sajjate
rajaḥ-tamobhyām—by the modes of passion and ignorance; yat api—even though; vidvān—a learned person; vikṣipta—bewildered; dhīḥ—the intelligence; punaḥ—again; atandritaḥ—carefully; manaḥ—the mind; yuñjan—engaging; doṣa—the contamination of material attachment; dṛṣṭiḥ—seeing clearly; na—not; sajjate—becomes attached.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Although the intelligence of a learned person may be bewildered by the modes of passion and ignorance, he should again carefully bring the mind under control. By clearly seeing the contamination of the modes of nature, he does not become attached.