This is the divinity of the Personality of Godhead: He is not affected by the qualities of material nature, even though he is in contact with them. Similarly, the devotees who have taken shelter of the Lord do not become influenced by the material qualities.
We are not waiting for death to attain love of God. If we do not develop love of God when we are living, we will not have love of God at the time of death.
Essence of humility is unity.
The greatest welfare work is to guide and lead a person on the path to eternal life.
One should go for parikrama, because in parikrama, everything is there. Shravanam, kirtanam, smaranam, so that we can easily develop attachment for Krishna.
Even if one distributes ten million cows in charity during an eclipse of the sun, lives at the confluence of the Ganges and Yamuna for millions of years, or gives a mountain of gold in sacrifice to the brahmanas, he does not earn even one hundredth part of the merit derived from chanting Hare Krishna.
We have to be very careful as to who cooks, what kind of food we are eating, because it does affect our consciousness.
Lord Krishna by one of His plenary portions enters every universe and every atom and thus unlimitedly manifests His infinite energy all over the material creation.
For advancement of material knowledge there is a need for personal ability and researching aptitude, but in the case of spiritual knowledge, all progress depends more or less on the mercy of the spiritual master. The spiritual master must be satisfied with the disciple. Only then is knowledge automatically manifest before the student of spiritual science.
The yoga system is used for controlling one’s mind and bringing down oneself to the stage of Samadhi.