Acaryas Quotes Gurudeva said today Praṇāma-mantra of All

Praṇāma-mantra of All

gurave gauracandrāya rādhikāyai tadālaye
kṛṣṇāya kṛṣṇa-bhaktāya tad-bhaktāya namo namaḥ

If you only know one śloka: gurave gauracandrāya rādhikāyai tadālaye, all sakhīs are in one śloka, everyone. So, if you have no time to do praṇāma to all, only this śloka will do. Gurave: so many gurus, śikṣā gurus, dīkṣā gurus, caitya-guru, every guru is there. Gauracandrāya: in Gauracandra Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa and everyone is there. Rādhikā tadālaye: there is no name of Kṛṣṇa here, but it is in Gauracandra, Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa both. So, he has taken only Śrīmatī Rādhikā here and by doing so the praṇāma-mantra of all are inclusive in this śloka. So, when I have no time I only do this śloka.

June 14, 1996 Houston

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