Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- tasmān niyamya ṣaḍ-vargaṁ
- mad-bhāvena caren muniḥ
- viraktaḥ kṣudra-kāmebhyo
- labdhvātmani sukhaṁ mahat
tasmāt—therefore; niyamya—completely controlling; ṣaṭ-vargam—the six senses (sight, hearing, smell, touch, taste and the mind); mat-bhāvena—by consciousness of Me; caret—should live; muniḥ—the sage; viraktaḥ—detached; kṣudra—insignificant; kāmebhyaḥ—from sense gratification; labdhvā—having experienced; ātmani—in the self; sukham—happiness; mahat—great.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
Therefore, completely controlling the five senses and the mind by Kṛṣṇa consciousness, a sage, having experienced spiritual bliss within the self, should live detached from insignificant material sense gratification.