Chapter III Sloka 01

Aw t&tIyae=Xyay>, kmRyaeg>
AjuRn %vac,
JyaysI ceTkmR[Ste mta buiÏjRnadRn,
tiTk< kmRi[ "aere ma< inyaejyis kezv 3,01.

atha t®teeyo'dhy˜ya×| (karmayoga×)
arjuna uv˜ca |
jy˜yasee cetkarmaõaste
mat˜ buddhirjan˜rdana |
tatkiÕ karmaõi ghore m˜Õ
niyojayasi keþava ( 3|01)||

Arjuna said- 

O Janardana, 
if knowledge is thought to be superior to action by You,
then why do You engage me in action that is terrible, O Kesava ?