romapada swami on true desirelessness

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Spirituality does not mean becoming desireless like a dead-stone; true desirelessness means making our desires one with the Supreme
– Romapada Swami


  • GauraNitai November 13, 2015 - 9:26 am Reply

    At my neophyte stage, how I can be sure that I am making my desires one with the Supreme is by following the directions given to me by my spiritual authorities. From Prabhupada’s example, I can understand that the directions we receive even in our beginning stages of Krishna Consciousness need to be followed at later stages also.

  • Nama Priya devi dasi November 14, 2015 - 9:51 am Reply

    When conflicting situations arise and also with day to day activities, having the consciousness of “would this be pleasing to Krsna?” gives me guidance in following this instruction.

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