अज्ञान तिमिरान्धस्य ज्ञानाञ्जन शलाकया । चक्षुरुन्मीलितं येन तस्मै श्री गुरवे नमः ॥
– Guru Stotram from the Gautamiya Tantra by Sri Narada
“I was born in the darkest ignorance, and my spiritual master opened my eyes with the torch of knowledge. I offer my respectful obeisances unto him.”
Translation by Srila Prabhupada in his introduction to The Bhagavad Gita- As It Is
The letters in this work are formed out of light and the work was made as an offering to Srila Prabhupada. This work has also been featured in the Letter Arts Review, Anuual Juried Issue, 2020.
Handcut letters in Modi script on paper