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keno ar koro dvesha, videshi-jana-bhajane
bhajanera linga nana, nana deshe nana jane
1) Why do you continue to hate the way the Lord is worshiped by people of other lands? There exist a number of authentic ways to worship God, according to the customs of various peoples living in different countries.
keho mukta-kacche bhaje, keho hatu gadií puje
keho va nayana mudií thake brahma-aradhane
2) Some people worship the Lord in an untidy or careless manner; some worship Him by bending down on their knees; still others close their eyes while worshiping His impersonal Brahman aspect.
keho yogasane puje, keho sankirtane maje
sakale bhajiche sei eka-matra krishna-dhane
3) Some people worship Him by assuming various yoga postures, and some immerse themselves in the congregational chanting of the Lordís holy names; but all of them worship that one and only supreme treasure-Lord Shri Krishna.
ataeva bhratri-bhave, thako sabe su-sadbhave
hari-bhakti sadho sada, e jivane va marane
4) Therefore you should all reflect a mood of brotherhood and live together in transcendental friendship. Always practice devotional service to Lord Hari, whether in situations of life or death.