tara madhye moksa-vancha kaitava-pradhana
yaha haite krsna-bhakti haya antardhana
taraof them; madhyein the midst; moksa-vanchathe desire to merge into the Supreme; kaitavaof cheating processes; pradhanathe chief; yaha haitefrom which; krsna-bhaktidevotion to Lord Krsna; hayabecomes; antardhanadisappearance.
The foremost process of cheating is to desire to achieve liberation by merging into the Supreme, for this causes the permanent disappearance of loving service to Krsna.
The desire to merge into the impersonal Brahman is the subtlest type of atheism. As soon as such atheism, disguised in the dress of liberation, is encouraged, one becomes completely unable to traverse the path of devotional service to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

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