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Bhagavad Gita Chapter 18 Verse 33

भगवद् गीता अध्याय 18 श्लोक 33

धृत्या यया धारयते मनःप्राणेन्द्रियक्रियाः।
योगेनाव्यभिचारिण्या धृतिः सा पार्थ सात्त्विकी।।18.33।।

हिंदी अनुवाद - स्वामी रामसुख दास जी ( भगवद् गीता 18.33)

।।18.33।।हे पार्थ समतासे युक्त जिस अव्यभिचारिणी धृतिके द्वारा मनुष्य मन? प्राण और इन्द्रियोंकी क्रियाओंको धारण करता है? वह धृति सात्त्विकी है।

English Translation of Sanskrit Commentary By Sri Shankaracharya's

18.33 O Partha, dhrtya, the firmness; (-is connected with the remote word) avyabhicarinya, that is unfailing; yogena, through concentration, i.e. (the firmness that is) ever associated with samadhi (absorption in Brahman); yaya, with which; dharayate, one restrains;-what?-manah-prana-indriya-kriyah, the functions of the mind, vital forces and organs-restrains them from tending towards the path opposed to the scriptures-. Indeed, when restrained with firmness, they do not incline towards objects prohibited by the scriptures. Sa, that; dhrtih, firmness, which is of this kind; is sattviki, born of sattva. What is mean is that when one restrains the functions of the mind, vital forces and organs with unfailing firmness, one does so through yoga, concentration.

English Translation of Commentary - Dr. S. Sankaranarayan

18.33 See Comment under 18.35

English Translation of Ramanuja's Sanskrit Commentary

18.33 That Dhrti by which one through unswerving Yoga sustains the activities of the mind and the vital force and the sense-organs is said to be of the nature of Sattva. Yoga is worship of the Lord which forms the means for release. The meaning is that the Dhrti or fortitude by means of which one sustains the activities of the mind and other organs in the practice of Yoga (worship) until ones object is accomplished, is of the nature of Sattva.

Transliteration Bhagavad Gita 18.33

Dhrityaa yayaa dhaarayate manah praanendriyakriyaah; Yogenaavyabhichaarinyaa dhritih saa paartha saattwikee.

Word Meanings Bhagavad Gita 18.33

dhṛityā—by determining; yayā—which; dhārayate—sustains; manaḥ—of the mind; prāṇa—life-airs; indriya—senses; kriyāḥ—activities; yogena—through Yog; avyabhichāriṇyā—with steadfastness; dhṛitiḥ—determination; sā—that; pārtha—Arjun, the son of Pritha; sāttvikī—in the mode of goodness