“Always think of Me and become My devotee. Worship Me and offer your homage unto Me. Thus you will come to Me without fail. I promise you this because you are My very dear friend.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 18.65)
Friend1: Devotional service. We use that term quite often.
Friend2: It’s the preferred English translation for “bhakti-yoga.”
Friend1: Bhakti is love and devotion. Where does this idea of service come in?
Friend2: Yoga is a connection, a link. The individual with the Supreme. It’s a link in devotion.
Friend1: Yeah. So?
Friend2: How else would that link be established and maintained, other than service?
Friend1: You can be devoted to someone and not be their servant.
Friend2: As in?
Friend1: The spouse. That is a partner. A good friend. An equal.
Friend2: I’ve got news for you. Each one of those people is…
View original post 512 more words