अक्षरं ब्रह्म परमं स्वभावोऽध्यात्ममुच्यते |
भूतभावोद्भवकरो विसर्ग: कर्मसञ्ज्ञित: || 8:3||
śhrī bhagavān uvācha
akṣharaṁ brahma paramaṁ svabhāvo ’dhyātmam uchyate
bhūta-bhāvodbhava-karo visargaḥ karma-sanjñitaḥ 8.3
Brahman is the eternal supreme. The Self within you is called adhyatma. Your personality, consisting of the body-mind complex is formed and developed by your actions, called karma. So you are Divine, your actions either bind or release you from the limitations of body and mind.