Question: We have heard that demigods, being Krishna’s administration team, help the vaisnavas for progress in Krishna bhakti. But here we see the demigods are creating many obstacles. How can we reconcile with this?

Guru Maharaj: The devas, the demigods are sakama devotees. They have some material desires. Because they are afraid that Dhruva would take over their posts, therefore they gave him different obstacles – in one way they were testing him. So if you don’t want a position...