Enemies of a Jiva: Conquering the six enemies

                                                                  Q. What is kama, krodha, lobha, madha? What should one, who is too kami (lustful), do to get rid of all those sins? How can one be purified after of all the sins accrued by just living in this world and family life? In Bhagavad-Gita Krishna says "come to Me and I will release you from all sins." How do we do this? By chanting or is there some other way?

                                                                  Q. In Narottama dasa Thakur's prayers in Prema Bhakti Candrika he identifies the six enemies of the mind: lust, anger, greed, illusion, pride (madness) and envy. He says he will use them in their proper way in devotional service.

                                                                  I have many times heard it stated that there is no place for envy in devotional service, or in the spiritual world. However, Narottama dasa Thakur says: