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Smart Quote of the Day, June 1, 2016

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" . . . Lord Krishna states . . . 'Give up all other duties and surrender unto Me.' That is the real religious principle everyone should follow. Even though one follows the Vedic scriptures, one may not know this transcendental principle, for it is not known to everyone. To say nothing of human beings, even the demigods in the upper planetary systems are unaware of it. . ."

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Today's Smart Quote is from A Second Chance, Chapter 21, in the section entitled, "Confidential Knowledge."

. . . Herein it is stated that the real religious principle is that which is given by the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Lord Krishna states that principle in the Bhagavad-gita ( 18.66): sarva-dharman parityajya mam ekam saranam vraja. "Give up all other duties and surrender unto Me." That is the real religious principle everyone should follow. Even though one follows the Vedic scriptures, one may not know this transcendental principle, for it is not known to everyone. To say nothing of human beings, even the demigods in the upper planetary systems are unaware of it. This transcendental religious principle must be understood from the Supreme Personality of Godhead directly or from His special representative, as stated in these verses.