Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- ātma-moho nṛṇām eva
- kalpate deva-māyayā
- suhṛd durhṛd udāsīna
- iti dehātma-māninām
ātma—about the self; mohaḥ—the bewilderment; nṛṇām—of men; eva—only; kalpate—is effected; deva—of the Supreme Lord; māyayā—by the illusory, material energy; suhṛt—a friend; durhṛt—an enemy; udāsīnaḥ—a neutral party; iti—thus thinking; deha—the body; ātma—as the self; māninām—for those who consider.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
The Supreme Lord's Māyā makes men forget their real selves, and thus, taking the body for the self, they consider others to be friends, enemies or neutral parties.