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Scholarship - an essential subject
Scholarships are usually considered as prized possessions and a mark of intelligence and hard-work in this world. They are achievements that one usually celebrates and covets for. In order to understand Vedic scriptures and progress spiritually however, one's material scholarships don't matter at all. This is because, one's spiritual progress has nothing to do with one's material qualifications. To become Krishna conscious, one has to have qualities such as simplicity, sincerity and humility , among others, and take shelter of a spiritual master who can guide him back home to God.
Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters offer a comprehensive presentation of this essential subject as seen in the Vaniquotes Scholarship category. An introduction from his books is given below in the following 8 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's books
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Vanipedia has now over 903 introductory articles compiled from Srila Prabhupada's books under the series titled Essential Subjects. All these articles can be seen in the Table of Content on the right side of this article and also here in this Umbrella Category. Browse through them to relish the breadth and depth of Srila Prabhupada's teachings - There is a subject for everyone.