कृषिगौरक्ष्यवाणिज्यं वैश्यकर्म स्वभावजम् ।
परिचर्यात्मकं कर्म शूद्रस्यापि स्वभावजम् ॥४४॥

kṛṣi-go-rakṣya-vāṇijyaṁ
vaiśya-karma svabhāva-jam
paricaryātmakaṁ karma
śūdrasyāpi svabhāva-jam

119 times this text was mentioned in purports to other texts: CC(2) , LBG(18) , LSB(33) , SB(7) , TLKS(59)

 kṛṣi - plowing; go - of cows; rakṣya - protection; vāṇijyam - trade; vaiśya - of a vaiśya; karma - duty; svabhāva-jam - born of his own nature; paricaryā - service; ātmakam - consisting of; karma - duty; śūdrasya - of the śūdra; api - also; svabhāva-jam - born of his own nature.


Text

Farming, cow protection and business are the natural work for the vaiśyas, and for the śūdras there are labor and service to others.

Purport