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Friday, August 26, 2011

Kusang (Bad Association)

Quote by Jagadguru Kripaluji Maharaj on Kusang
"The goal of popularity and prestige is also extreme kusang. Often what happens is that a devotee, upon gaining some knowledge and experience, goes around bragging amongst people and gradually assumes a form of self-pride and self-superiority, and as a result of that he loses the greatest treasure, 'humility' as a devotee. In addition to that, such casual behavior only strengthens and further deepens the desire for greatness and glory" - Jagadguru Kripaluji Maharaj

-translated from Hindi by Sushree Diwakari Devi

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