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CC Madhya 6.164

Text

bhūmir āpo ’nalo vāyuḥ
khaṁ mano buddhir eva ca
ahaṅkāra itīyaṁ me
bhinnā prakṛtir aṣṭadhā

Synonyms

bhūmiḥ — earth; āpaḥ — water; analaḥ — fire; vāyuḥ — air; kham — ether; manaḥ — mind; buddhiḥ — intelligence; eva — certainly; ca — and; ahaṅkāraḥ — false ego; iti — thus; iyam — this; me — My; bhinnā — separated; prakṛtiḥ — energy; aṣṭadhā — eightfold.

Translation

“ ‘Earth, water, fire, air, ether, mind, intelligence and false ego are My eightfold separated energies.