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SB 11.23.26

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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada


Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda

TEXT 26

kasmāt saṅkliśyate vidvān
vyarthayārthehayāsakṛt
kasyacin māyayā nūnaṁ
loko 'yaṁ su-vimohitaḥ


SYNONYMS

kasmāt—why; saṅkliśyate—suffers; vidvān—one who is wise; vyarthayā—vain; artha-īhayā—in the pursuit of wealth; asakṛt—constantly; kasyacit—of someone; māyayā—by the illusory potency; nūnam—certainly; lokaḥ—the world; ayam—this; su-vimohitaḥ—very much bewildered.

Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda


TRANSLATION

Why must an intelligent man suffer by his constant vain efforts to get wealth? Indeed, this whole world is most bewildered by someone's illusory potency.



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