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योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्

बुद्धियुक्तो जहातीह उभे सुकृतदुष्कृते।
तस्माद्योगाय युज्यस्व योगः कर्मसु कौशलम्॥
buddhiyukto jahātīha ubhe sukṛtaduṣkṛte
tasmādyogāya yujyasva yogaḥ karmasu kauśalam

Endowed with equanimity, one sheds in this life both good and evil.
Therefore, strive for the practice of this Yoga of equanimity. Skill in action lies in (the practice of this) Yoga.

योगः कर्मसु कौशलम् is the slogan of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-KGP).

विद्या ददाति विनयं

विद्या ददाति विनयं विनयाद् याति पात्रताम्।
पात्रत्वाद्धनमाप्नोति धनाद्धर्मं ततः सुखम्॥
vidyā dadāti vinayaṁ vinayād yāti pātratām|
pātratvāddhanamāpnoti dhanāddharmaṁ tataḥ sukham||

"Knowledge gives humility, from humility, one attains character;
From character, one acquires wealth; from wealth good deeds (righteousness) follow and then happiness"

विद्या ददाति विनयं is the slogan of some institute too.. can't recall rightaway.

(Posted on 10th Oct)

योगक्षेमं वहाम्यहम्‌

अनन्याश्चिन्तयन्तो मां ये जनाः पर्युपासते।
तेषां नित्याभियुक्तानां योगक्षेमं वहाम्यहम्‌॥
— भगवद्गीता ९-२२
ananyāścintayanto māṁ ye janāḥ paryupāsate|
teṣāṁ nityābhiyuktānāṁ yogakṣemaṁ vahāmyaham||
— bhagavadgītā 9-22

The devotees, who loving no one else constantly think of Me, and worship Me in a disinterested spirit, to those ever united in thought with Me, I bring full security and personally attend to their needs.

योगक्षेमं वहाम्यहम्‌ is the slogan of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India.

ते॒ज॒स्विना॒वधी॑तमस्तु॒

ॐ स॒ह ना॑ववतु।
स॒ह नौ॑ भुनक्तु।
स॒ह वीर्यं॑ करवावहै।
ते॒ज॒स्विना॒वधी॑तमस्तु॒ मा वि॑द्विषा॒वहै॥
om sa̱ha nā̍vavatu|
sa̱ha nau̍ bhunaktu|
sa̱ha vīryaṁ̍ karavāvahai|
te̱ja̱svinā̱vadhī̍tamastu̱ mā vi̍dviṣā̱vahai̎||

"Together may we be protected Together may we be nourished Together may we work with great energy May our journey together be brilliant and effective May there be no bad feelings between us" This is a typical शान्ति मन्त्रः chanted before any learning is commenced. In fact, ते॒ज॒स्विना॒वधी॑तमस्तु॒ is the slogan for IIM Ahmedabad.

उद्यमेन हि सिध्यन्ति

उद्यमेन हि सिध्यन्ति कार्याणि न मनोरथैः।
न हि सुप्तस्य सिंहस्य प्रविशन्ति मुखे मृगाः॥
udyamena hi sidhyanti kāryāṇi na manorathaiḥ|
na hi suptasya siṁhasya praviśanti mukhe mṛgāḥ||

“Endevaours succeed only by effort, not by mere thoughts (wishes);
Animals do not enter the mouth of a sleeping lion.” Further,

उद्योगिनम् पुरुषसिंहमुपैति लक्ष्मीः
दैवेन देयमिति कापुरुषा वदन्ति।
दैवं निहत्य कुरु पौरुषम् आत्मशक्त्या
यत्ने कृते यदि न सिध्यति कोऽत्र दोषः॥३९२॥
—मित्रभेदः नाम प्रथमे तन्त्रे
udyoginam puruṣasiṁhamupaiti lakṣmīḥ
daivena deyamiti kāpuruṣā vadanti|
daivaṁ nihatya kuru pauruṣam ātmaśaktyā
yatne kṛte yadi na sidhyati ko’tra doṣaḥ||392||
—mitrabhedaḥ nāma prathame tantre

Lakshmi goes to the industrious lion-like man;
Only contemptible cowards say that destiny should give;
Overcome your destiny and exercise your internal strength;
If there is no accomplishment inspite of effort where is the fault (who is to blame)?

To end with a note from the Bhagavad-gita:
काङ्क्षन्तः कर्मणां सिद्धिं यजन्त इह देवताः।
क्षिप्रम् हि मानुषे लोके सिद्धिर्भवति कर्मजा॥
—भगवद्गीता ४-१२
kāṅkṣantaḥ karmaṇāṁ siddhiṁ yajanta iha devatāḥ|
kṣipram hi mānuṣe loke siddhirbhavati karmajā||
—bhagavadgītā 4-12

Men seeking fruition of activities worship the gods;
In this world of of human beings, success born of actions follows quickly.
It is worth noting that सिद्धिर्भवति कर्मजा is the slogan of IIT Madras.

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