|Ādi-līlā||Chapter 3: The External Reasons for the Appearance of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu|
Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta Ādi 3.61
bhaktira virodhī karma-dharma vā adharma
tāhāra 'kalmaṣa' nāma, sei mahā-tamaḥ
bhaktira — to devotional service; virodhī — averse; karma — activity; dharma — religious; vā — or; adharma — irreligious; tāhāra — of that; kalmaṣa — sin; nāma — the name; sei — this; mahā-tamaḥ — great darkness.
The greatest ignorance consists of activities, whether religious or irreligious, that are opposed to devotional service. They are to be known as sins [kalmaṣa].
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