Service is our constitutional position. Krishna and His pure devotees have given us so many ways in which we could serve Him. But the real attitude of service is that we should always remember the eternal truth that Supreme Lord is not in need of our service.
I have tried to express my desires, wishes and love to our dearest Lord Krishna in words. When I presented it to Maharaj this Sunday, he was very pleased with it and asked me to put this in Granthraj. I am delighted in sharing this with all of you.
It is important to strike a balance in every activity we perform in our life. Taking it to either extremes will land us in trouble. To be balanced we should have a clear understanding of the shastras especially by hearing from the mouth of a pure Vaishnava
This meeting is His blessing. Anything could have happened to us, either to you while you were travelling or something could have happened to us here. But by the mercy of Lord we are all alive and are able to meet each other
All those who followed the principles of King Rantideva were totally favored by his mercy and became pure devotees, attached to the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Narayana. Thus they all became the best of yogis.
My dear King, although Kali-yuga is an ocean of faults, there is still one good quality about this age: Simply by chanting the Hare Krsna maha-mantra, one can become free from material bondage and be promoted to the transcendental kingdom.
It is far better to discharge one's prescribed duties, even though faultily, than another's duties perfectly. Destruction in the course of performing one's own duty is better that engaging in another's duties, for to follow another's path is dangerous
Lord Shiva tells his wife Parvati, My dear Devi, the worship of Lord Vishnu is the top most worship. However, above this worship of Lord Vishnu is the rendering of service to vaishnavas, who are related to Lord Vishnu.
Hundreds and thousands of living entities meet death at every moment, but a foolish living being nonetheless thinks himself deathless and does not prepare for death. This is the most wonderful thing in this world
"Of all yogis, the one with great faith who always abides in Me, thinks of Me within himself, and renders transcendental loving service to Me is the most intimately united with Me in yoga and is the highest of all. That is My opinion."
Alas! While practicing austerity, even within the depth of the water, and while observing all the rules and regulations practiced by saintly persons, I lost the results of my long austerities simply by association with the sexual affairs of fish. Everyone should observe this fall down and learn from it
A person who has broader intelligence, whether he be full of all material desire, without any material desire, or desiring liberation, must by all means worship the supreme whole, the Personality of Godhead.