“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga # 7” – The Nectar of Devotion-
Vrndavana, November 1, 1972
2074) Whether I want to attain to pure devotional service! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————- Immediately take to… Directly take to Krsna and your life will be successful. Krsna also says, sarva-dharman parityajya [Bg. 18.66]. The yoga system, karma system, jnana system, they may be taken as different types of religious path, but Krsna recommends — not only at the present moment, but eternally He recommends — five thousand years ago, He said, sarva-dharman parityajya mam ekam saranam vraja [Bg. 18.66]. “I’ll give you protection,” aham tvam sarva-papebhyo. Go on.
Pradyumna: “Srila Rupa Gosvami has also mentioned in this definition of bhakti the word jnana-karmadi. This karmadi, or fruitive work, consists of activities which are unable to help one attain to pure devotional service. ———-——————————