Question: It is usually said, we should not listen to the mayavada bhasya. But while we are taking Gita Mahatmaya and Jagannath Astakam, even though Sankaracarya preached mayavada philosophy also?

Guru Maharaj:  Actually, Sankaracarya was an incarnation of Lord Siva. And He was told to bring the Buddhists back to the Vedic dharma, by preaching mayavada. So we should not listen to mayavada, because they are saying that we are all God. But some things...