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What profit in all our labors?


From Back to Godhead

By Jayadvaita Swami

An Old Testament sage holds before us the contradictions of human life.

[From Vanity Karma: Ecclesiastes, the Bhagavad-gita, and the meaning of life (Bhaktivedanta Book Trust, 2015, ISBN 0-89213-449-6, trade paperback $15.95,, a cross-cultural commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes. Available at the store and elsewhere. For this excerpt, we’ve retained the book’s style for dealing with Sanskrit words.]


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