labdhveha manusim yonim
atmanam yo na buddhyeta
na kvacit ksemam apnuyat
labdhvaachieving; ihain this material world (especially in this pious land of Bharata-varsa, India); manusimthe human; yonimspecies; jnanaof knowledge through Vedic scriptures; vijnanaand practical application of that knowledge in life; sambhavamwherein there is a possibility; atmanamones real identity; yahanyone who; nanot; buddhyetaunderstands; nanever; kvacitat any time; ksemamsuccess in life; apnuyatcan obtain.
A human being can attain perfection in life by self-realization through the Vedic literature and its practical application. This is possible especially for a human being born in India, the land of piety. A man who obtains birth in such a convenient position but does not understand his self is unable to achieve the highest perfection, even if he is exalted to life in the higher planetary systems.
This statement is confirmed in Caitanya-caritamrta (Adi 9.41). Lord Caitanya said:
Everyone born in India, especially as a human being, can achieve the supreme success through the Vedic literature and its practical application in life. When one is perfect, he can render a service for the self-realization of the entire human society. This is the best way to perform humanitarian work.

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