Radhanath Swami – Quotes

From Radhanath Swami's spiritual teachings

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Radhanath Swami on Love


Love means sacrifice. Love means service. As long as we have an individual, personal, egoistic desire to enjoy, there is going to be conflict, and then we cannot wholeheartedly love each other. – Radhanath Swami

Degradation is easy, while progress takes hard work. Vigilance and struggle is necessary to maintain our consciousness, expand it and elevate it in the service of the Lord. – Radhanath Swami

As spiritual consciousness expands, generosity to serve also expands. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Service


What really impresses the hearts of people is not miraculous feats but genuine humility, integrity and a true sense of love achieved through service. – Radhanath Swami

If you do something, you should do it for the right reason—for the service of God. And if you do it in the service of God, you can’t go wrong. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Experience of God


Wherever we find the teachings, the association, and the inspiration to purify our lives, to lead a life of integrity and humility, and to live in a spirit of selfless service—that’s where we are going to find the deepest experience of God. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Happiness


The happiness in serving is the happiness that material nature cannot impede because we can always serve in some way or the other. – Radhanath Swami

Whatever devotional service we may have, we do it for seeking the shelter of the Lord, not for our mental or physical enjoyment. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Welfare


There is no greater pleasure than being willing to risk one’s life and make all sacrifices for the welfare of others. – Radhanath Swami