Kings day, 26 April 2014 After some bad weather predictions (70% chance of rain and cold), the sun shone in Amsterdam even before the buses arrived at the temple. A full blue sky and shiny sun … more
In one sense one is serving Guru by serving Iskcon because Iskcon is a transcendental movement so one remains in devotional service and as long as one is situated in devotional service, one is still connected with the spiritual master. But there are different levels in which one can serve the spiritual master. Lord Caitanya had a servant who was such an expert servant that he already understood what the Lord wanted before the Lord even spoke about it. So the first – class servant is trying to do not what he wants to do, but do what the spiritual master wants him to do in Krsna Consciousness.
For example, it is stated that there is one place that is higher than Vrindavan – that is the place assigned by the Guru.
(Kadamba Kanana Swami, South Africa 2009)