etad vapus te bhagavan
dhyayatah paramatmanah
sarvato goptr santrasan
mrtyor api jighamsatah
etatthis; vapuhbody; teYour; bhagavanO Supreme Personality of Godhead; dhyayatahthose who meditate upon; parama-atmanahof the Supreme Person; sarvatahfrom everywhere; goptrthe protector; santrasatfrom all kinds of fear; mrtyoh apieven from fear of death; jighamsatahif one is envied by an enemy.
My dear Lord, O Supreme Personality of Godhead, You are the Supreme Soul. If one meditates upon Your transcendental body, You naturally protect him from all sources of fear, even the imminent danger of death.
Everyone is sure to die, for no one is excused from the hands of death, which is but a feature of the Supreme Personality of Godhead (mrtyuh sarva-haras caham). When one becomes a devotee, however, he is not destined to die according to a limited duration of life. Everyone has a limited duration of life, but a devotees lifetime can be extended by the mercy of the Supreme Lord, who is able to nullify the results of ones karma. Karmani nirdahati kintu ca bhakti-bhajam [Bs. 5.54]. This is the statement of Brahma-samhita (5.54). A devotee is not under the laws of karma. Therefore even a devotees scheduled death can be avoided by the causeless mercy of the Supreme Lord. God protects the devotee even from the extreme danger of death.

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