Bhagavad Gita - Chapter 14 - Verse 15

rajasi pralayam gatva karma-sangishu jayate
tatha pralinas tamasi mudha-yonishu jayate

Translation: 

When one dies in the mode of passion, he is reborn amongst those who are attached to worldly activities. If one dies in the mode of ignorance, he takes birth again in the womb of unintelligent people.

Translation: 
Commentary: 
In the above five verses the characteristics of the three modes of nature are further described as well as their influence over the embodied living being at the time of death. When one dies in the mode of goodness, illuminated by knowledge, he reaches the higher planets where those of great intellect reside. When one dies in the mode of passion, characterized by greed, selfish activities, ambition, restlessness and hankering, he is reborn amongst those who are attached to worldly activities. ...continue reading »

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