Gītārtha Saṃgraha verse 8

prasaṅgāt-sva-svabhāva-uktiḥ karmaṇa-akarma-tāsya ca ।
bhedā jñānasya māhātmyaṃ caturtha-adhyāya ucyate ॥

prasaṅga - towards associationsva - own; one's self, one's own, my own, thy own, his own, her own, our own, their ownsvabhāva - innate or inherent disposition; own condition or state of beingukta - it is saidkarman - act, action, performance; work, labour, activity; any religious act or rite; organ of senseakarman - other than work; not working; not performing good works, wicked; inefficient; improper work, crime; absence of work;tasya - its, of it, of thisca - andbheda - dividing, breaking, splitting, cleaving, rending, tearing, piercing; distinction, difference, kind, sort, species, variety; separation, division, partition, part, portionjñāna - knowing; knowledge; higher knowledgemāhātmya - magnanimity, highmindedness; exalted state or position, majesty, dignity; the peculiar efficacy or virtue of any divinity or sacred shrine; a work giving an account of the merits of any holy place or objectcaturtha - fourth; the fourth; constituting the 4th partadhyāya - a lesson; lecture; chapter; reading; proper time for reading or for a lessonucyate - be spoken or said, or told, or uttered

Commentaries and Reflections

Commentary by Paul Harvey: