Nama Aparadh

Friday, 9 December 2011

The second offence stated in the namaparadha is "Vishnu-Shivyoh prithag iswara buddhih" which means it is an offence to view difference between Vishnu and Shiva. But I was wrongly taught that it is an offence to view Vishnu and Shiva as equal.
Translation of anya abhilasita sunyam......
anya abhilasita sunyam- with zero expectation
jyana karma adi anavritam- uncovered by gyana, karma etc.
anukulen krishnaanusilanam- favourable to practice Krishna Consciousness
bhaktir uttma- crystal clear (beyond ignorance/darkness) devotional service.