1. 11

    अवजानन्ति मां मूढा मानुषीं तनुमाश्रितम् । परं भावमजानन्तो मम भूतमहेश्वरम् ॥ ९-११॥

    Not knowing My supreme nature as Paramatma ( the Lord ) of all beings, foolish people disregard Me who have taken a human body.

  2. 12

    मोघाशा मोघकर्माणो मोघज्ञाना विचेतसः । राक्षसीमासुरीं चैव प्रकृतिं मोहिनीं श्रिताः ॥ ९-१२॥

    Senseless men entertain a nature which is deluding and akin to that of Rakshasas (fiends) and Asuras (monsters). Their hopes are vain, acts are vain and knowledge is vain.

  3. 13

    महात्मानस्तु मां पार्थ दैवीं प्रकृतिमाश्रिताः । भजन्त्यनन्यमनसो ज्ञात्वा भूतादिमव्ययम् ॥ ९-१३॥

    O Partha, the noble ones (Mahatma), being possessed of divine nature, surely adore Me with single-mindedness, knowing Me as the immutable source of all objects.

  4. 14

    सततं कीर्तयन्तो मां यतन्तश्च दृढव्रताः । नमस्यन्तश्च मां भक्त्या नित्ययुक्ता उपासते ॥ ९-१४॥

    Always glorifying Me and striving, the men of firm vows worship Me by paying obeisance to Me and being ever endowed with devotion.

  5. 15

    ज्ञानयज्ञेन चाप्यन्ये यजन्तो मामुपासते । एकत्वेन पृथक्त्वेन बहुधा विश्वतोमुखम् ॥ ९-१५॥

    Others verily worship Me by adoring exclusively through the sacrifice of the knowledge of oneness; (others worship Me) , characterised by diversity in numberless ways, is multiform (in My Cosmic aspect).