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Leading Exponent of the Science of Kṛṣṇa Consciousness in the West and the World’s Most Distinguished Teacher of Vedic Religion and Thought. Author of Bhagavad-gītā As It Is, Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, KṚṢṆA and many other English Versions of Vedic literature. He is the Founder and Spiritual Master of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness. » Synonymsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSynonyms Dictionary
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Synonyms V » viddhiplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigviddhi
just try to understand; know; know it; know it well; knowing; knows; must be known; must know; one should know; please know; try to know; try to understand; understand; you may know; you must know; you should know.
just try to understand — Bg. 7.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 7.5
Besides this inferior nature, O mighty-armed Arjuna, there is a superior energy of Mine, which are all living entities who are struggling with material nature and are sustaining the universe.
know — Bg. 3.37plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 3.37
The Blessed Lord said: It is lust only, Arjuna, which is born of contact with the material modes of passion and later transformed into wrath, and which is the all-devouring, sinful enemy of this world., Bg. 10.27plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 10.27
Of horses know Me to be Uccaiḥśravā, who rose out of the ocean, born of the elixir of immortality; of lordly elephants I am Airāvata, and among men I am the monarch., Bg. 13.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 13.3
O scion of Bharata, you should understand that I am also the knower in all bodies, and to understand this body and its owner is called knowledge. That is My opinion., Bg. 13.20plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 13.20
Material nature and the living entities should be understood to be beginningless. Their transformations and the modes of matter are products of material nature., Bg. 14.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 14.7
The mode of passion is born of unlimited desires and longings, O son of Kuntī, and because of this one is bound to material fruitive activities., Bg. 17.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 17.12
But that sacrifice performed for some material end or benefit or performed ostentatiously, out of pride, is of the nature of passion, O chief of the Bhāratas., Madhya 6.165plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 6.165
" 'Besides these inferior energies, which are material, there is another energy, a spiritual energy, and this is the living being, O mighty-armed one. The entire material world is sustained by the living entities.'
know it — Bg. 2.17plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 2.17
Know that which pervades the entire body is indestructible. No one is able to destroy the imperishable soul.
know it well — Bg. 3.32plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 3.32
But those who, out of envy, disregard these teachings and do not practice them regularly, are to be considered bereft of all knowledge, befooled, and doomed to ignorance and bondage.
knowing — Bg. 14.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 14.8
O son of Bharata, the mode of ignorance causes the delusion of all living entities. The result of this mode is madness, indolence and sleep, which bind the conditioned soul.
knows — Bg. 18.20plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 18.20
That knowledge by which one undivided spiritual nature is seen in all existences, undivided in the divided, is knowledge in the mode of goodness.
must be known — Bg. 18.21plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 18.21
That knowledge by which a different type of living entity is seen to be dwelling in different bodies is knowledge in the mode of passion.
must know — Bg. 13.20plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 13.20
Material nature and the living entities should be understood to be beginningless. Their transformations and the modes of matter are products of material nature.
one should know — Bg. 3.15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 3.15
Regulated activities are prescribed in the Vedas, and the Vedas are directly manifested from the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Consequently the all-pervading Transcendence is eternally situated in acts of sacrifice.
This path of self-realization, which is difficult to understand, has now been lost in the course of time. Please know that I have assumed this body of Kapila to introduce and explain this philosophy to human society again., SB 6.12.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrīmad Bhāgavatam 6.12.10
O King Indra, as a wooden doll that looks like a woman or as an animal made of grass and leaves cannot move or dance independently, but depends fully on the person who handles it, all of us dance according to the desire of the supreme controller, the Personality of Godhead. No one is independent.
try to know — Bg. 7.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 7.12
All states of being—be they of goodness, passion or ignorance—are manifested by My energy. I am, in one sense, everything—but I am independent. I am not under the modes of this material nature.
try to understand — Bg. 4.34plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 4.34
Just try to learn the truth by approaching a spiritual master. Inquire from him submissively and render service unto him. The self-realized soul can impart knowledge unto you because he has seen the truth., Bg. 7.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 7.10
O son of Pṛthā, know that I am the original seed of all existences, the intelligence of the intelligent, and the prowess of all powerful men.
understand — Bg. 10.24plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 10.24
Of priests, O Arjuna, know Me to be the chief, Bṛhaspati, the lord of devotion. Of generals I am Skanda, the lord of war; and of bodies of water I am the ocean., Bg. 15.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 15.12
The splendor of the sun, which dissipates the darkness of this whole world, comes from Me. And the splendor of the moon and the splendor of fire are also from Me., Bg. 17.5-6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 17.5-6
Those who undergo severe austerities and penances not recommended in the scriptures, performing them out of pride, egotism, lust and attachment, who are impelled by passion and who torture their bodily organs as well as the Supersoul dwelling within are to be known as demons., SB 6.3.31plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrīmad Bhāgavatam 6.3.31
Śukadeva Gosvāmī continued: My dear King, the chanting of the holy name of the Lord is able to uproot even the reactions of the greatest sins. Therefore the chanting of the saṅkīrtana movement is the most auspicious activity in the entire universe. Please try to understand this so that others will take it seriously.
you may know — Bg. 4.13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 4.13
According to the three modes of material nature and the work ascribed to them, the four divisions of human society were created by Me. And, although I am the creator of this system, you should know that I am yet the non-doer, being unchangeable.
you must know — Bg. 6.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 6.2
What is called renunciation is the same as yoga, or linking oneself with the Supreme, for no one can become a yogī unless he renounces the desire for sense gratification., Ādi 7.118plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Ādi-līlā 7.118
" 'Besides these inferior energies, O mighty-armed Arjuna, there is another, superior energy of Mine, which comprises all living entities who are exploiting the resources of this material, inferior nature.'.', Madhya 20.116plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 20.116
" 'Besides this inferior nature, O mighty-armed Arjuna, there is a superior energy of Mine, which consists of all living entities who are struggling with material nature and are sustaining the universe.'
you should know — Bg. 4.32plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 4.32
All these different types of sacrifice are approved by the Vedas, and all of them are born of different types of work. Knowing them as such, you will become liberated.
try to understand that — SB 8.16.53plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrīmad Bhāgavatam 8.16.53
One should satisfy the spiritual master [ācārya], who is very learned in Vedic literature, and should satisfy his assistant priests [known as hotā, udgātā, adhvaryu and brahma]. One should please them by offering them clothing, ornaments and cows. This is the ceremony called viṣṇu-ārādhana, or worship of Lord Viṣṇu.
you must know it — Bg. 13.27plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhagavad-gītā As It Is 13.27
O chief of the Bhāratas, whatever you see in existence, both moving and unmoving, is only the combination of the field of activities and the knower of the field.