1. 16

    अनपेक्षः शुचिर्दक्ष उदासीनो गतव्यथः । सर्वारम्भपरित्यागी यो मद्भक्तः स मे प्रियः ॥ १२-१६॥

    He who has no desires, who is pure, who is dexterous, indifferent and free from agony, who has renounced every undertaking-he who is (such) a devotee of Mine is dear to Me.

  2. 17

    यो न हृष्यति न द्वेष्टि न शोचति न काङ्क्षति । शुभाशुभपरित्यागी भक्तिमान्यः स मे प्रियः ॥ १२-१७॥

    He who neither rejoices, nor hates, nor grieves, nor desires, renouncing good and evil, and who is full of devotion, is dear to Me.

  3. 18

    समः शत्रौ च मित्रे च तथा मानापमानयोः । शीतोष्णसुखदुःखेषु समः सङ्गविवर्जितः ॥ १२-१८॥

    He who is same to foe and friend, honour and dishonour, who is alike to both cold and heat ( compatibility and contrariety ), pleasure and pain, and who is free from all attachments;

  4. 19

    तुल्यनिन्दास्तुतिर्मौनी सन्तुष्टो येन केनचित् । अनिकेतः स्थिरमतिर्भक्तिमान्मे प्रियो नरः ॥ १२-१९॥

    The person to whom denunciation and praise are the same, who is silent, content with anything, who is not attached to home, steady-minded, and full of devotion that man is dear to Me.

  5. 20

    ये तु धर्म्यामृतमिदं यथोक्तं पर्युपासते । श्रद्दधाना मत्परमा भक्तास्तेऽतीव मे प्रियाः ॥ १२-२०॥

    Endowed with faith, regarding Me as their supreme goal, who follow this immortal Dharma (law or doctrine) as described above, they, the devotees, are exceedingly dear to Me.