Morning Walk April 26, 1976, Melbourne—760426MW-MELBOURNE [29:14 Minutes]
992) Whether I know Deity Worship is very much essential! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
—————- Devotee (1): So if we’re performing the Deity worship and we get in anxiety, how to make it nice…
Prabhupäda: Yes, that is Krsna anxiety. That is Krsna anxiety. If you become anxious how to worship Deity, how to dress Krsna nicely, how to do, if you remain, that will develop your anxiety for Krsna. Therefore Deity worship essential. Exactly in time to get up, to offer mangala-ärati, to dress—this anxiety is the beginning of Krsna anxiety. Then, when you become perfect, you’ll always be anxious for Krsna. And that is perfectional stage. Therefore, by the injunction of the sästra, regulative, it is a way of creating that anxiety. So we must follow. Then we’ll come to the real anxiety.
Gurukrpä: Not artificially. ——————————