Devotional Service: Nine Processes of Devotional Service

                                                                  Q. What qualifies one for devotional service and what are the practical means by which perfection in devotion may be achieved?

                                                                  Nectar of Devotion describes that even if one is not in a perfectly purified condition, contact with a pure devotee, and an unflinching attraction for Krishna are preliminary qualifications that make one eligible for devotional service.

                                                                  Q. In the Bhagavad-gita, Krishna speaks about devotional service. Does this mean something like church or temple service, or something else?

                                                                  Q: How does one properly engage himself in the service of Krishna?
                                                                  Nectar of Devotion describes nine processes of devotional service, beginning with hearing and chanting about Krishna under the guidance of a bonafide spiritual master, in the association of devotees, one can gradually achieve the highest perfection in serving Krsna with devotion.