“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #13”
The Nectar of Devotion; Vrndavana, November 11, 1972
2479) Whether I know I don’t wish to be anyone else than a transcendental devotee! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————- Similarly, it is confirmed in the Bhavartha-dipika, Sridhara Swami’s commentary on the Srimad-Bhagavatam: ‘My dear Lord, some of the fortunate persons who are swimming in the ocean of Your nectar of devotion, and who are relishing the nectar of the narration of Your pastimes, certainly know ecstasies which immediately minimize the value of the happiness derived from religiousness, economic development, sense gratification and liberation. Such a transcendental devotee regards any kind of happiness other than devotional service as no better than straw in the street.’ ” —————–