“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #13”
2461) Whether I know devotional service to be taken from a line of great authority! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
——— Therefore Narottama dasa Thakura sings,
karma-kanda jnana-kanda sakali visera bhanda
amrta baliya yeba khaya nana yoni brahman kare, kadarya bhaksana kare tara janma adho pate yaya
So jnana-karmady-anavrtam: [Cc. Madhya 19.167] “Devotional service should not be contaminated by jnana-kanda, karma-kanda, by fruitive activities or mental speculation.” Devotional service should be taken exactly in the line of the great authorities. ——————-