Shloka-12


Artist: Vasudev Murthy and Bannanje Govindacharya

Aayur harati vai pumsaam

udyann astan cha yann asau

tasyarte yat-kshaṇo neeta

uttama-Shloka-vaartaya

Ayur Harathi vai Pumsaam(play now)

Both by rising and by setting, the sun decreases the duration of life of everyone, except one who utilizes the time by discussing topics of the all-good Personality of Godhead.

ayuh — duration of life;

harati — decreases;

vai — certainly;

pumsam — of the people;

udyan — rising;

astam — setting;

ca — also;

yan — moving;

asau — the sun;

tasya — of one who glorifies the Lord;

rte — except;

yat — by whom;

ksanah — time;

nitah — utilized;

uttama-sloka — the all-good Personality of Godhead;

vartaya — in the topics of.