परोपकाराय फलन्ति वृक्षाः परोपकाराय वहन्ति नद्यः । परोपकाराय दुहन्ति गावः परोपकारार्थमिदं शरीरम् ॥
paropakaray falantee vrukshaha paropkaray vahantee nadyah.
paropakaray duhantee gavah paropakararthamidam shariram.
Meaning by words :
परोपकाराय – for doing favours , फलन्ति – bear fruits , वृक्षाः – trees
वहन्ति – flows , नद्यः – river , गावः – cow , दुहन्ति – give milk
शरीरम् – body
Trees bear fruits for doing favours, River flows for doing favours.
cow give milk for doing favours, this body is for doing favours.
Actual Meaning :
Writer writes the purpose of having this body by giving examples; Trees bear fruits for others, River also flows for helping others, cow also gives milk for others all of them do favours on others by consuming themselves like that humans have body which should be used for doing favours on others.