na jayate mriyate va kadacin
nayam bhutva bhavita va na bhuyah
ajo nityah shashvato’yam purano
na hanyate hanyamane sharire
The individual unit of consciousness neither takes birth nor dies at any time. It has never been created nor will it ever be created. It is unborn, eternal, indestructible and timeless - it is not destroyed when the material body is destroyed.