Srimad Bhagavatam 01.07.26 - Devotional service means work-in-progress (download mp3)
by Shyamananda Prabhu at ISKCON Chowpatty
kim idaṁ svit kuto veti
deva-deva na vedmy aham
sarvato mukham āyāti
O Lord of lords, how is it that this dangerous effulgence is spreading all around? Where does it come from? I do not understand it.
Anything that is presented before the Personality of Godhead should be so done after due presentation of respectful prayers. That is the standard procedure, and Śrī Arjuna, although an intimate friend of the Lord, is observing this method for general information.