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"The Story of the Fortunate One"


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Chapter 27 - 28 - 29 - 30 - 31 - 32 - 33

Chapter 27: Understanding Material Nature

(11) Arrive at the realization of the transcendental Support of the Material Cause [the Supreme Soul] that is manifest
as a reflection within the untrue, as an eye for the illusory of matter that penetrated everything as one without a second.

Chapter 28: Kapila's Instructions on the Execution

(23) In relation to His knees one should meditate on the Goddess of Fortune, Lakshmî, the lotus-eyed mother of the entire universe that was created by Brahmâ. She who with her caring fingers massages the lower legs of the Almighty Lord transcendental to material existence, is worshiped by all the God-conscious ones.

Chapter 29: Explanation of Devotional Service by Lord Kapila

(40-45) He for whom out of fear the wind blows and this sun is shining, for whom out of fear Indra sends his rains and the heavenly bodies are shining; He because of whom out of fear the trees, creepers and herbs each in their own time bear flowers and produce their fruits; He afraid of whom the rivers flow and the oceans do not overflow, because of whom fire burns and earth with her mountains doen't submerge; He because of whom the sky provides air to the ones who breathe and under the control of whom the universe expands its body of the complete reality [mahat-tattva] with its seven layers [the seven kos'as or also dvîpas with their states of consciousness at the level of the physical, physiological, psychological, intellectual, the enjoying, the consciousness and the true self], He for whom out of fear the gods of creation and more in charge of the modes of nature within this world carry out their functions according to the yugas [see 3.11], He of whom afraid all the beings animate and inanimate find their control; that infinite, final operator of beginningless Time is the unchangeable Creator who creates people out of people and puts an end to the rule of death by means of death.'

Chapter 30: Lord Kapila Describes the Adverse Consequences of Fruitive Activities

(17) Lying down surrounded by his lamenting friends and relatives he, unconscious in the grip
of the noose of time, cannot speak although it's the time for it.

Chapter 31: Lord Kapila's Instructions on the Wanderings of the Living Entities

(11) The fearful living entity bound to its seven constituents [nails, skin, fat, flesh, blood, bone, marrow],
then in its disgust, with folded hands and words of prayer, appeals to the Lord who placed him in that womb.

Chapter 32: The Entanglement in Fruitive Activities

(16) They whose minds in this world are addicted to fruitive activities engage with conviction in their
prescribed duties in attachment to the result of their labor and do that time and again.

Chapter 33: The Activities of Kapila Muni

(13) The way her son had told her in His instruction on yoga, she in that abode [Kardama's palace], that with its
wealth of flowers was the jewel of the Sarasvatî river, fixed her attention to be connected in the science of uniting consciousness.

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