With eternal loving gratitude to His Divine Grace Srila A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupad, grand ambassador of Lord Chaitanya and the Holy Name to the Western world, and our ‘Siksa-guru’.
Dedicated as an offering to Sri Acharyadev His Divine Grace Sri Srila Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj through whom the disciples and followers of Sri Chaitanya Saraswat lineage continue to receive inspiration, strength, and nourishment in their aspiration towards the noble ideals shown by the great preceptor and founder of Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math, His Divine Grace Om Visnupad Sri Srimad B. R. Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj
kamasya nendriya-pritir labho jiveta yavata
jivasya tattva-jijnasa nartho yas cheha karmabhih
«Life’s desires should never be directed toward sense gratification. One should desire only a healthy life, or self preservation, since a human being is meant for enquiry about the Absolute Truth. Nothing else should be the goal of one’s works.»