Correspondence from His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda

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1971-02-10Advaitaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Advaita — February 10, 1971

Letter to: Advaita

Boston

My dear Advaita,

Please accept my blessings. I have not heard from you in a while, but my mail has been undelivered for some time due to travel. Please offer my blessings also to your good wife and child.
Gorakhpur
1971-02-10Central Bank of Indiaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Central Bank of India — February 10, 1971

Letter to: Central Bank of India

Central Bank of India

Bombay

Dear Sir:

Re: My Home Savings Account No. 14538 with you.

Please find enclosed check No. A-T458304 for Rs. 3305.50 (Rupees three thousand three hundred and five and fifty paise only).
Gorakhpur
1971-02-11Danavirplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Danavir — February 11, 1971

Letter to: Danavir

Los Angeles

My dear Sriman Danavir,

Please accept my blessings. I am very glad to have in hand your letter dated nil from Los Angeles Temple. You are a very fortunate boy that you have got a very good friend in Sriman Madhukanta Das because he has actually saved you from the clutches of Maya. I am so glad to see that you are understanding the distinction between Krsna Consciousness and materialistic frustrated consciousness by association with this Movement. Thank you for y…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-11Tradhis, Nagapatniplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Tradhis, Nagapatni — February 11, 1971

Letter to: Tradhis, Nagapatni

My dear Sriman Tradhis and my dear daughter Nagapatni Devi Dasi,

Please both accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated nil from our Los Angeles New Dvaraka Temple, and I am very glad that you have come to join our family of Krsna which is the original eternal, blissful family of all living souls as parts and parcels of the Supreme Personality of Godhead Krsna. It is so much pleasing to me that you and many, many young boys and girls are finding…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-12Gunagrahiplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Gunagrahi — February 12, 1971

Letter to: Gunagrahi

My dear Gunagrahi Das Brahmacari,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your nice letter dated 27th December, 1970, and I am so glad to know that you have been staying at our Buffalo Temple and you are now the Sankirtana leader there. This is very good news. The spreading of this Sankirtana Movement is the best service to the greater humanity and all living entities in general because it revives the divine nature of the soul in Krsna Consciousness. So…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Central Bank of Indiaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Central Bank of India — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Central Bank of India

Central Bank of India

Bombay-26

Dear Sir:

Re: My H.S.B. Account No. 14538 with You.

I beg to inform you that I am travelling all over the country and whenever there is some collection I transfer the money by mail transfer. I had no difficulty anywhere, but here in Gorakhpur it is the first time that a branch has charged for the transfer. Previous to this they did not charge. Neither in Surat, Amritsar, Allahabad, Indore, etc. did they charge for my mail tran…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Deviplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Devi — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Devi

Miami

My dear Daughter Devi Dasi,

Please accept my blessings. I have received one letter from Sriman Sridama Das Adhikari in which he recommends you for initiation into our Krsna consciousness Movement. I have also received your beads, but I have not received any letter from you. Thank you very much for the contribution check for fifty dollars to my book fund. This kind of offering of some gift to the Spiritual Master at the time of initiation is the proper duty of the discipl…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Jagadisaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Jagadisa — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Jagadisa

Toronto

My dear Jagadisa,

Please accept my blessings. I was very glad to receive your letter dated 31st January, 1971. As you have recommended, I have duly initiated the four new devotees and their names are as follows: John
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 24th January, 9171, and noted the contents.

I was very glad to initiate Sandy and her spiritual name is now Srimati Kanta Devi Dasi. I have sent reply to her letter and her beads duly chanted by separate post. They should be arriving soon. I have also sent many other sets of beads and letters in the same package and I think you can more easily distribute them to their re…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Madhudvisaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Madhudvisa — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Madhudvisa

My dear Madhudvisa Maharaja,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 8th February, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully.

I am very glad to learn that there is good chance of presenting and preaching our cult in South India, so immediately I
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Sridamaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Sridama — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Sridama

Miami

My dear Sridama,

Please accept my blessings and offer the same to your good wife and all the other Prabhus there. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 13rd January, 1971, along with one set of beads for chanting and recommendation for the initiation of Debbie. I have duly chanted her beads and given her the spiritual name Devi Dasi. I have sent her a letter along with her beads separately. I think you will receive them soon. I beg to thank you for the ini…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Syamasundaraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Syamasundara — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Syamasundara

Bombay

My dear Syamasundara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your tow letters dated 8th February, 1971 and nil, respectively.

From the beginning it was my program not to sell books but to make life members. The idea is that in India when we speak of price Rs. 64/ for KRSNA book or say Rs. 30/ for Bhagavad-Gita As It Is, practically their hearts begins to fade because in India most of them are not accustomed to pay so much price but when we speak of …
Gorakhpur
1971-02-15Yugalakisoraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Yugalakisora — February 15, 1971

Letter to: Yugalakisora

Toronto

My dear Sriman Yugalakisora Das Brahmacari,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your repentant letter dated 28th January, 1971, and I am so much glad that you have again come to our camp after some time being mislead by Maya. You should take severe warning from this incident and not treat the matter as very light. Maya is always peeping for a chance to allure the neophyte devotees from the path of Krsna Consciousness and this potential d…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Bhagavanplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Bhagavan — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Bhagavan

Detroit

My dear Bhagavan das,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 21st January, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. I am so glad to hear that you are making a determined effort to increase the life membership program. The program has become so successful here in India and I am sure that it will become even more successful in U.S.A. So do it enthusiastically and with perseverance and Krishna will help you.
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Dinesh Candraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Dinesh Candra — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Dinesh Candra

Boston

My dear Dinesh Candra,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 23d January, 1971 and enclosed with one letter from your good wife Krsna Devi. It is so much encouraging that you are distributing our books so nicely in the Boston area and especially that several bookstore chains have taken so many copies of KRSNA book and TLC So see to it that this program continues there in Boston with increasing volume. That will be a great success …
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Gargamuniplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Gargamuni — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Gargamuni

Gainesville, Florida

My dear Gargamuni Maharaja,

Please accept my blessings. I am so glad to receive your letter dated 2nd February, 1971, although it was redirected from one place to another. At the present moment, I am staying in a big bungalow of Gita Press of Gorakhpur. Temporarily we have installed nice big Deities and people are coming here to the fullest extent of the hall. Our preaching on the basis of Personal God is almost revolutionary in India also. Last night…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Hladiniplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Hladini — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Hladini

Chicago

My dear Hladinidevi Dasi,

Please accept my blessings. I thank you for your kind letter dated 21st January, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully.

Yes, the mind is subject to so many impressions from past activities as well as so many past lifetimes, so when disturbing thoughts enter your mind you should simply ignore them. Actually the process is to always remember the Lotus Feet of the Lord, but this is not an automatic thing. It takes so much practice due to…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Krsna Deviplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Krsna Devi — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Krsna Devi

Boston

My dear Krsna Devi,

Please accept my blessings. I am so glad to have received your letter dated 23d January, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. So far as opening a center in Israel, I have all approval. Immediately you can open correspondence with one boy from Israel who has written me twice to come there and open a center. He is very eager to help. His name and address are as follows: Yacov Shames; c/o Dr. Ritchie; 79 Rehov Bait Vegan; Bait Vegan; Jerusa…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Ranadhiraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Ranadhira — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Ranadhira

Pittsburgh

My dear Ranadhira,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your telegram received by me on 11th February, 1971. Yes, I have all blessings for the happy marriage of Haladhara Prabhu and Joan Prabhu, so you may immediately do the needful in this regards.
Gorakhpur
1971-02-16Upendraplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Upendra — February 16, 1971

Letter to: Upendra

Suva, Fiji

My dear Upendra,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 24th January, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully.

You have asked that somebody go there to Fiji to assist you so if you can arrange for passage, then one very intelligent boy, Amrtananda, who knows English, Hindi and Bengali, can go and help you. You can send the money to the Calcutta Address as follows: 11B Jatindra Mohan Ave., Calcutta-6, INDIA. Upon receipt of your m…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-19Rupanugaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Rupanuga — February 19, 1971

Letter to: Rupanuga

Buffalo

My dear Rupanuga,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you for your kind letters dated from London and Buffalo respectively. I am so pleased to learn of favorable reports of your touring and you
Gorakhpur
1971-02-21Citsukhanandaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Citsukhananda — February 21, 1971

Letter to: Citsukhananda

My dear Citsukhananda,

Please accept my blessings and offer the same to your good wife, Srimati Candravali Dasi, and your son. I was glad to receive your encouraging letter dated 6th January, 1971. It is very good news that your Temple has attracted so many sincere, intelligent and enthusiastic devotees. Please see them all trained nicely in devotional service and let them continue to follow the regulative principles and work on patiently. Patience is required for the …
Gorakhpur
1971-02-22Dr. Baltwant Singhplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Dr. Baltwant Singh — February 22, 1971

Letter to: Dr. Baltwant Singh

Dear Dr. Baltwant Singh,

Please accept my greetings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your kind letter No. 2/2/3 dated 22nd January, 1971. I thank you very much for your kind invitation to our organization for visiting your place. Since a very long time I was thinking of going to your place but there was no opportunity to do so. Now as our movement is spreading all over the world and I am working at present in India, two of my disciples, husband and wife, have alre…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-22Niranjanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Niranjana — February 22, 1971

Letter to: Niranjana

My dear Niranjana,

Please accept my blessings. I am glad to receive your letter dated 15th Feb. 71. I am so glad that you are performing devotional service seriously by chanting 16 rounds daily. Do not be agitated with the criticism of your friends because Caitanya Mahaprabhu said that one should be humbler that a blade of grass and should be more tolerant than a tree for chanting Hare Krishna Mantra. So stick to the principle of chanting 16 rounds daily and reading our bo…
Gorakhpur
1971-02-22Reserve Bank of Indiaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Reserve Bank of India — February 22, 1971

Letter to: Reserve Bank of India

Chief Controller of Foreign Exchange

Reserve Bank of India

New Delhi

Dear Sir:

I beg to inform you that on account of the Krishna Consciousness Movement started by me in the Western countries I have got many thousands of disciples. These disciples want to pay me something as a matter of etiquette and I want to utilize this money for printing different kinds of books on this Krishna Consciousness Movement.
Gorakhpur
1971-02-22Visnujanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Visnujana — February 22, 1971

Letter to: Visnujana

Houston

My dear Visnujana Maharaja,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your encouraging letter dated 1st February, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. The pamphlet enclosed by you is very nice and I am translating it into Hindi. You have very diligently collected all the purports in Srimad-Bhagavatam and have presented very nicely our missionary activities, especially in reference to religion, politics, and sociology. Actually we want to establish …
Gorakhpur
1971-02-23Jayapatakaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Jayapataka — February 23, 1971

Letter to: Jayapataka

Calcutta

My dear Jayapataka Maharaja,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 17th February, 1971 and have noted the contents. You have asked for some men so immediately another batch of two men, Revatinandana and Durlabh Das Adhikari are going today carrying this letter. Durlabh Das has got camera films and machine and so he will be very good for your work there, and Revatinandana is very well known Sankirtana leader. Next on the 28…
Gorakhpur
 
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