Spoiling the Whole Thing

BY: BHAKTA TORBEN


Jul 04, 2017 — DENMARK (SUN) —

"From a bona fide spiritual master you receive knowledge, because he will present as he has received from his spiritual master.

He'll not adulterate or manufacture something.

That is the bona fide spiritual master.

And that is very easy.

To become spiritual master is not very difficult thing.

You'll have to become spiritual master.

You, all my disciples, everyone should become spiritual master.

It is not difficult.

It is difficult when you manufacture something.

But if you simply present whatever you have heard from your spiritual master, it is very easy.

If you want to become overintelligent, to present something, to interpret something, whatever over you have heard from spiritual master you can make some further addition, alteration, then you'll spoil whole thing.

Then you'll spoil whole thing.

Don't make addition or alteration.

Simply present as it is.

Therefore, we have begun Bhagavad-gita As It Is.

Don't try to become over spiritual master.

Then you'll spoil.

Remain always a servant of your spiritual master and present the thing as you have heard.

You'll be spiritual master.

This is secret.

You should know it.

Don't try to become overintelligent.

That will spoil."

(Srila Prabhupada, London, 1973)


Please notice the ORIGINAL, AUTHORIZED, UNADULTERATED, 1972 Bhagavad-gita AS It Is displayed on the desk in front of Srila Prabhupada. Different in BOTH content and look from the SO-CALLED 'Bhagavad-gita As It Is' that is presented in the 'modernized' 'church' of "ISKCON".


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