“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #10”
2277) Whether I know how much Advaita Acarya was convinced with philosophy! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
——————– So Haridasa Thakura was little shy, accepting, that “Advaita Prabhu, You have exalted me in so many ways, but You…” Because according to the smarta-vidhana, when one is performing the funeral ceremony of his father, the first portion would be offered to the best of the brahmanas. So it was offered to Haridasa Thakura. So Haridasa Thakura felt little shyness, that “Advaita Prabhu, You love me. That is all right. But You are doing all these things. You may be socially ostracized.” So Advaita Prabhu said, “No. By feeding you, I am feeding one crores of best brahmanas. And let any brahmana come to Me. I shall convince him.” That was His statement. ———————————