domingo, 19 de julho de 2009
My Siksa Guru And Priya Bandhu BY SRILA BHAKTIVEDANTA NARAYAN GOSVAMI MAHARAJA
My Siksa Guru And Priya Bandhu
BY SRILA BHAKTIVEDANTA NARAYAN GOSVAMI MAHARAJA
USA, May 31 (VNN) —
"MY SIKSA GURU AND PRIYA BANDHU"
Remembrances Of His Divine Grace
Srila A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Compiled from selected interviews, lectures and writings
Jaya Srila Gurudeva , Jaya Srila Prabhupada !
The Worship of Sri Guru
bando mui savadhana mate
jahara prasade bhai, e bhava toriya jai,
krsna-prapti hoy jaha ha'to
guru-mukha-padma-vakya, cittete koriya aikya,
ar na koriho mane asa
sri-guru-carane rati, ei se uttama-gati,
je prasade pure sarv asa
cakhu-dan dilo jei, janme janme prabhu sei,
divya-jnan hrde prokasito
prema-bhakti jaha hoite, avidya vinasa jate,
vede gay jahara carito
sri-guru karuna-sindhu, adhama janara bandhu,
lokanath lokera jivana
ha ha prabhu koro doya, deho more pada-chaya,
ebe jasa ghusuk tribhuvana
The lotus feet of our spiritual master are the only way by which we can attain pure devotional service. I bow to his lotus feet with great awe and reverence. By his grace one can cross the ocean of material suffering and obtain the mercy of Krsna.
My only wish is to have my consciousness purified by the words emanating from his lotus mouth. Attachment to his lotus feet is the perfection that fulfills all desires.
He opens my darkened eyes and fills my heart with transcendental knowledge. He is my Lord birth after birth. From him ecstatic prema emanates; by him ignorance is destroyed. The Vedic scriptures sing of his character.
4Our spiritual master is the ocean of mercy, the fiend of the poor, and the lord and master of the devotees. O master! Be merciful unto me. Give me the shade of your lotus feet. Your fame is spread all over the three worlds.
Jaya Srila Gurudeva , Srila Prabhupada Ki Jay !
All glories to Sri Guru and Gauranga!
All glories to Srila A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada !
Gaura premanande Haribol!