“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #11”
The Nectar of Devotion, Vrndavana, 07.11.1972.
2375) Whether I know the yoga process is also for concentrating on Visnu form! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————— Durdanta indriya-kala-patali. Indriya, the senses, are just like snakes. As it is very difficult to enchant the snakes, similarly, It is very difficult to control the senses. And the yoga system (is) especially meant for controlling the senses, controlling the mind, and then concentrate on the form of Visnu. Dhyanavasthita-tad-gatena manasa pasyanti yam yoginah [SB 12.13.1]. This is yoga process. But practically we see the so-called yogis, or student of yoga class, I have seen in Western countries, they are habituated to all these nonsense habits — illicit sex, intoxication, meat-eating. Still, they’re passing on as yogis. So that kind of yoga will not help. Go on.
Acyutananda: “Simply because he is engaged in Krsna consciousness, he automatically gives up all this nonsense and develops a high character. —–———