“I am giving up Vedic religion, I am giving up family duties, I am giving up all kinds of attachments, I am giving up even the desire for being materially happy, I am giving up the desire for mental peace, I’m giving up every… I simply want to absorb my mind in the service of Sri Sri Radha-Madhava, following in Their mercy, getting the mercy of Nitai Gaur. It is my only goal in life.” So this is our special opportunity that Prabhupad has given us Krishna consciousness in its pure form.
H.H. Jayapataka Swami maharaj
28th March 1983, Gaura Purnima SB class @ Mayapur