“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #11”
The Nectar of Devotion, Vrndavana, 07.11.1972.
2368) Whether I know how can I do anything good to the society! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————- Because he, he has no Krsna consciousness. He’s not a devotee of Krsna. A devotee of Krsna cannot be like that. Go on.
Acyutananda: “Even though a person is highly educated academically, if he cannot go beyond the sphere of mental activities, then he is sure to perform only material activities and thus remain impure.“
Prabhupada: Yes. Our so-called advancement of education means to live on the mental platform. Harav abhaktasya kuto mahad-guna manorathena [SB 5.18.12]. They have no information of the spiritual platform. They… After bodily concept of life, the next platform is mental and intellectual concept of life. But spiritual life is beyond mental and intellectual concept of life. So unless one comes to the spiritual platform, even on mental and intellectual platform, he cannot do anything good to the society. ———————-—————————