'Bring back that loving feeling....'

A word from Sri Narada alerting us to the inferiority of prescriptive devotion (vaidhi bhakti): 'By devotional service (vaidhi) one cannot achieve absorption in thought of God as one can through enmity'. The idea is that having some 'feelings' makes all the difference. 
When we feel for something, even in the case of jealous feelings, we become completely absorbed in it. So better than no feelings as in prescriptive devotion (raga-hina), better envy. Still we are not encourage toward envy, Sri Narada is emphasising that we need to invest our hearts.

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