Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- iha svārtho na vidyate
- viparyayeṇa vānartho
- nirahaṅkāriṇāṁ prabho
kuśala—pious; ācaritena—by activity; eṣām—for them; iha—in this world; sva-arthaḥ—selfish benefit; na vidyate—does not accrue; viparyayeṇa—by the opposite; vā—or; anarthaḥ—undesirable reactions; nirahaṅkāriṇām—who are free from false ego; prabho—my dear sir.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
My dear Prabhu, when these great persons who are free from false ego act piously in this world, they have no selfish motives to fulfill, and even when they act in apparent contradiction to the laws of piety, they are not subject to sinful reactions.