Bhagavat Gita Chapter 2 Verse 27


(BG-CH-02-V-27) Shrimad Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2 Verse (Shloka) 27


Verse (Shloka)

जातस्य हि ध्रुवो मृत्युर्ध्रुवं जन्म मृतस्य च।
तस्मादपरिहार्येऽर्थे न त्वं शोचितुमर्हसि ॥२- २७॥

Transliteration-

Jātasya hi dhruvō mr̥tyurdhruvaṁ janma mr̥tasya ca
Tasmādaparihāryē̕rthē na tvaṁ śōcitumar'hasi #2- 27

Synonyms

jatasya--one who has taken his birth; hi--certainly; dhruvah--a fact; mrtyuh--death; dhruvam--it is also a fact; janma--birth; mrtasya--of the dead; ca--also; tasmat--therefore; apariharye--for that which is unavoidable; arthe--in the matter of; na--do not; tvam--you; socitum--to lament; arhasi--deserve.

Meaning-

One who has taken his birth is sure to die, and after death one is sure to take birth again. Therefore, in the unavoidable discharge of your duty, you should not lament.