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How can I become free from jealously?

Question: 
How can I become free from jealously?

You can serve Krishna very nicely if you're not jealous.

". . .The world is so jealous, that if one's personal interest is hampered, everyone will be ready to give you trouble—even one's brother or father, and what to speak of others? This is the world. Khalena. Khala means jealous. This material world means jealousy and envy; I am envious of you and you are envious of me. This is our business.

Therefore this Krishna consciousness movement is for those perfect persons who are free from envy and jealousy. Dharmah projjhita-kaitavo 'tra paramo nirmatsaranam satam vastavam vastu vedyam atra [ SB 1.1.2]. Those who are jealous and envious are within this material world, and those who are not jealous are in the spiritual world. It's a simple thing.

You can test yourself; "Am I jealous and envious of my associates, friends, and everyone else? If so, I'm in the material world. If I'm not jealous, then I'm in the spiritual world." Anyone can test. There is no question of whether I'm spiritually advanced or not. You can test yourself. Bhaktih pareshanubhavo viraktir anyatra syat [ SB 11.2.42].

Just like if you're eating, you'll understand whether your hunger is satisfied. No one has to give you a certificate. Similarly, when you determine whether you're jealous and envious or not you can know whether you're in the material or spiritual world. You can serve Krishna very nicely if you're not jealous.

Our jealousy and envy began from our envy of Krishna. Just like the Mayavadis: "Why Krishna shall be God? I am, I am also God. I am also."

This is the beginning of material life, to become envious of Krishna and think, "Why should Krishna be the enjoyer? I shall be the enjoyer. Why should Krishna enjoy the gopis? I shall become Krishna, make a society of gopis and enjoy." This is maya. Nobody else can be the enjoyer. Krishna therefore says, bhoktaram yajña... Sri Krishna is the only enjoyer, and if we supply ingredients for His enjoyment, that is the perfection of our life. And if we want to imitate Krishna, thinking, "I shall become God. I shall become an imitator enjoyer," then you are in maya.

Our business is simple—just like the gopis' life. Krishna is enjoying, and they're supplying the ingredients of enjoyment. Yes. This is bhakti. We are meant for this. Krishna is supplying everything, and our relationship with Him is that of servant and master. The servant is being supplied all necessities by the master, and the servant's duty is to serve the master. That's all."

From a lecture on Srimad-Bhagavatam, 1.8.23, given on April 15, 1973 in Los Angeles, CA