June 13, 2018
akṣaraṁ brahma paramaṁ svabhāvo ’dhyātmam ucyate
bhūtabhāvodbhavakaro visargaḥ karmasaṁjñitaḥ (VIII-3)
VIII/3. The blessed Lord said: Brahman is the imperishable,
the supreme. His essential nature is called self-knowledge
(the adhyātman). The offering (unto the gods) which
causes the creation and existence of beings is called karma.