"Nama Prabhu"- the Holy Name is a person. Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura said that the holy name has lotus feet. So it is nice to think like that when we say "Krsna", that Krsna is personally present... … more
Once there are four regulative principles then one can purely serve Krsna. One can begin to purely serve Krsna and life become very nice because all guilt begins to disappear.
As long as there are no four regulative principles there is guilt in life -darkness.
Guilt will destroy our sense of happiness, guilt will cause fear.
When we are free from all that, actually after some time after the initial struggle is over, we begin to realize, this is wonderful. This is very nice, this is actually great liberation -and one really experiences how the regulative principles are freedom and liberate us from anxiety.
Transcribed by Yamuna Devi Dasi
(Kadamba Kanana Swami 2008)