प्रतिक्षणमयं कायः ... -हितोपदेश

posted Jul 19, 2020, 6:17 PM by A Billion Stories   [ updated Jul 22, 2020, 3:03 PM ]

प्रतिक्षणमयं कायः क्षीयमाणो न लक्ष्यते।
आमकुम्भ इवाम्भःस्थो विशीर्णः सन् विभाव्यते ||

English Translation of stanza from Hitopadesha:
The slow erosion of the human body is as invisible as the erosion of a pot of water.

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Category: Ancient Wisdom
Language: संस्कृत/Sanskrit

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