Monday, January 27, 2014
Bhagavad Gita As It Is -
Chapter 18 Text 27
lubdho himsatmako 'sucih
ragi--very much attached; karma-phala--the fruit of the work; prepsuh--desiring; lubdhah--greedy; himsa-atmakah--always envious; asucih--unclean; harsa-soka-anvitah--subject to joy and sorrow; karta--such a worker; rajasah--in the mode of passion; parikirtitah--is declared.
The worker who is attached to work and the fruits of work, desiring to enjoy those fruits, and who is greedy, always envious, impure, and moved by joy and sorrow, is said to be in the mode of passion.