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Sutra 2:14

Source: Sanskrit transliteration from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
TE HLADA PARITAPA PHALAH PUNYAPUNYA HETUTVAT.

Source: English translation from The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Sri Swami Satchidananda)
The karmas bear fruits of pleasure and pain caused by merits and demerit.

Source: Sanskrit transliteration from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
te hlada paritapa phalah punya apunya hetutvat

Source: English translation from Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (B.K.S. Iyengar)
According to our good, bad or mixed actions, the quality of our life, its span, and the nature of birth are experienced as being pleasant or painful.

Source: How to Know God: The Yoga Aphorisms of Patanjali (Swami Prabhavananda, Christopher Isherwood)
Experiences of pleasure and of pain are the fruits of merit and demerit, respectively.

Source: English translation from The Heart of Yoga (T.K.V. Desikachar)
The consequences of an action will be painful or beneficial depending on whether the obstacles were present in the concept or implementation of the action.

Source: Sanskrit transliteration of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
te hlada-paritapa-phalah punya apunya hetutvat

Source: English translation of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali (Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati)
Because of having the nature of merits or demerits (virtue or vice), these three (birth, span of life, and experiences) may be experienced as either pleasure or pain.