श्रद्धधानाय भक्ताया विनीतायाननूयवे ।
भूतेषु कृतमैत्राय शुश्रूषाभिरताया च ॥
shraddhadhAnAya bhaktAyA vinItAya anasUyave ।
bhUteShu kRutamaitrAya shushrUShAbhiratAya cha ॥
The elixir of knowledge has to be bestowed on someone who shows dedication, devotion, humility, free from jealousy, has compassion towards all beings, willing to serve and willing to listen.