The Complete Science of Bhakti Yoga # 9.
The Nectar of Devotion. November 4, Vrndavana.
2234) Whether I know which is potential! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
———————- Similarly, äcärya, or incarnation, they do not create anything. They simply give the light to see things as they are. So Caitanya Mahäprabhu pointed out this verse from Brhad-näradiya Puräna. The, the verse was already in the Brhad-näradiya Puräna.
harer näma harer näma harer näma iva kevalam
kalau nästy eva nästy eva nästy eva gatir anyathä
[Cc. Ädi 17.21]
This verse was already there in the Brhad-näradiya Puräna, the indication of our activities in the age of Kali. Caitanya Mahäprabhu, He pointed out. Although He is Krsna Himself—He could manufacture so many things—but He did not do so. That is äcärya. Äcärya will not manufacture any new type of religion, a new type of phrase of Hare Krsna mantra. That is not potent. The… Just like Hare Krsna, Hare Krsna, Krsna Krsna, Hare Hare/ Hare Räma, Hare Räma, Räma Räma, Hare Hare. This is in the sästra. So that is potential. ———–———–