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Please note: The synonyms, translation and purport of this verse were composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
- etāvaj janma-sāphalyaṁ
- dehinām iha dehiṣu
- prāṇair arthair dhiyā vācā
- śreya-ācaraṇaṁ sadā
etāvat—up to this; janma—of birth; sāphalyam—perfection; dehinām—of every living being; iha—in this world; dehiṣu—toward those who are embodied; prāṇaiḥ—by life; arthaiḥ—by wealth; dhiyā—by intelligence; vācā—by words; śreyaḥ—eternal good fortune; ācaraṇam—acting practically; sadā—always.
Translation and purport composed by disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda
It is the duty of every living being to perform welfare activities for the benefit of others with his life, wealth, intelligence and words.
This translation is quoted from Śrīla Prabhupāda's Caitanya-caritāmṛta (CC Adi 9.42).