“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga # 8”
The Nectar of Devotion — Vrndavana, November 2, 1972.
2116) Whether I know who a prakrta-bhakta is! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
———————– Bhakti begins when is…, one is actually liberated from the influence of the modes of material nature. That is real bhakti. Otherwise, when you are, we are in training, that is called prakrta-bhakta. Actually, we are in the material state, but we are being trained up, the Deity worship. This is, following the rules and regulations under the instruction of spiritual master. Or Vedic injunction, this is training period. But even in the training period, if one is sincere and serious, he’s liberated. He’s liberated. It is so nice. ——————————–