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Bhagavad Gita Chapter 9 Verse 24

भगवद् गीता अध्याय 9 श्लोक 24

अहं हि सर्वयज्ञानां भोक्ता च प्रभुरेव च।
न तु मामभिजानन्ति तत्त्वेनातश्च्यवन्ति ते।।9.24।।

English Translation - Dr. S. Sankaranarayan

9.24. Because, I am the enjoyer as well as the lord of all sacrifices. But they do not recognise Me correctly and hence they move away [from Me].

English Translation of Commentary - Dr. S. Sankaranarayan

9.24 See Comment under 9.26

Transliteration Bhagavad Gita 9.24

Aham hi sarvayajnaanaam bhoktaa cha prabhureva cha; Na tu maamabhijaananti tattwenaatashchyavanti te.

Word Meanings Bhagavad Gita 9.24

aham—I; hi—verily; sarva—of all; yajñānām—sacrifices; bhoktā—the enjoyer; cha—and; prabhuḥ—the Lord; eva—only; cha—and; na—not; tu—but; mām—Me; abhijānanti—realize; tattvena—divine nature; ataḥ—therefore; chyavanti—fall down (wander in samsara); te—they