“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #8”
The Nectar of Devotion — November 4, 1972, Vrndävana
2171) Whether I know what a pure devotional service is! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————————— Bhaktyä mäm abhijänäti. So the activities of the karmis, when dovetailed in the service of Krsna, even by working so hard, our tendency, we can…
Actually, devotional service depends on the main principles, sravanam kirtanam visnoh smaranam päda-sevanam, arcanam vandanam däsyam [SB 7.5.23]. But within the category of däsyam,… Just like Hanumän, Hanumänji: he was engaged in the platform of däsyam. Arjuna was engaged in the platform of sakhyam. So they were also working very hard. The Battlefield of Kuruksetra, it was not a place of sitting down very easily and silently. When he was fighting, he was fighting just like a soldier. He took all the duties of a soldier. But it was being fought for Krsna. That is the attraction. That is pure devotional service. ———-———————