Spiritual Knowledge - an essential subject
By chanting Hare Kṛṣṇa, the reservoir of misunderstanding will be cleared and then one can receive the spiritual knowledge. Without cleansing the heart it is very difficult to understand and receive spiritual knowledge. All these reformatory measures—brahmacārī, gṛhastha, vānaprastha—they are the cleansing method. Bhakti is also a cleansing method, vidhi-bhakti. The Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement is the gradual process to make one a qualified brāhmaṇa. When one becomes a brāhmaṇa, then he knows Brahman. Then he makes spiritual progress. Therefore, without becoming a brāhmaṇa nobody can make spiritual progress. That is the door of spiritual knowledge.
Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters offer a comprehensive presentation of this essential subject as seen in the Vaniquotes Spiritual Knowledge category. An introduction from his books is given below in the following 16 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's books
Spiritual Knowledge - explore more within this category.
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.