TEXT 9
yatha gunams tu prakrter
yugapat kramaso 'pi va
bibharti bhurisas tv ekah
kurvan karmani janmabhih
SYNONYMS
yatha—as they are; gunan—the modes of; tu—but; prakrteh—of the material energy; yugapat—simultaneously; kramasah—gradually; api—also; va—either; bibharti—maintains; bhurisah—many forms; tu—but; ekah—the supreme one; kurvan—acting; karmani—activities; janmabhih—by incarnations.
TRANSLATION
The Supreme Personality of Godhead is one, whether He alone acts with the modes of material nature, or simultaneously expands in many forms, or expands consecutively to direct the modes of nature.

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