Yoga Sutra 4.07 the karma of the yogin is neither white nor black

Sūtra IV.7 The karma of the yogin is neither white nor black; of the others, it is of three kinds (Opponent) Why is it only for yogins that there is no karma-stock, while there is for others? (Answer) Because The karma of the yogin is thus neither white nor black; of the others, it is of three kinds. This sūtra is a general statement covering the perfect and the imperfect. (Opponent) But the previous sūtra too was just a general statement. (Answer) No, because it had a purpose, namely to praise the perfections arising from samādhi; and praise of samādhi-perfections is not a general statement. On the contrary, through the reference there to meditation practice giving siddhi-perfections (parisankhyāna), it related to a special field; it was mentioned along with the undesirability of the four kinds of similar siddhi-perfections arising from birth, etc., so it is a praise of perfections arising …

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