imam vivasvate yogam
proktavan aham avyayam
vivasvan manave praha
manur iksvakave bravit
(Text 1, Ch 4, Transcendental Knowledge)
Meaning: The personality of Godhead said: I instructed this imperishable science of yoga to the sun god, vivasvan, and vivasvan instructed it to Manu, the father of mankind and Manu in turn instructed it to iksvaku.
*** Human life is meant for cultivation of spiritual knowledge, in eternal relationship with the Supreme Personality of Godhead. To spread the science of divine consciousness so that the people may take advantage of this great science and pursue a successful path utilising the opportunity of the human form of life.