Correspondence from His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda

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1970-08-14Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 14, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Now that I have formed this Governing Board Commission, the twelve members should each act as my zonal secretaries. So kindly keep me informed of your zone
Tokyo
1970-08-15Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 15, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. You will be glad to know that with Messrs. Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. I have opened an account “Bhaktivedanta Book Fund Deposit
Tokyo
1970-08-22Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 22, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated August 15th, 1970. Regarding shipping of the books, I hope you have already received message from Tamala Krsna.
Tokyo
1970-09-13Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 13, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated August 31st, 1970, and noted the contents. I am very glad to know that you are travelling to Portland, Oregon, with some other devotees for the purpose of establishing a new center there with the help of Syamasundara. That is very encouraging news.
Calcutta
1970-09-19Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 19, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in receipt of your letter dated Sept. 13, 1970, and I congratulate you on the good news of opening the Portland center so successfully, and I am very pleased that things are going on nicely. I received your telegram, and also receipts for three deposits to the BBT at Dai Nippon; and I received your other letters, but on account of Devananda
Calcutta
1970-10-23Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 23, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Since a very long time I have not received any word from you. I hope everything is going on well with you in our Los Angeles World Headquarters.
Amritsar
1970-11-04Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 4, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I have received your special delivery letter of 15 October, 1970, and have noted the contents with great pleasure. You are one of my most determined students and for this reason I think that Krsna is giving you all facilities for serving Him. It is most encouraging to me to see that you are spreading this movement so nicely and I thank you for this. Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu has forecast that this Hare Krsna Mantra will be he…
Bombay
1970-11-13Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 13, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your two letters dated 20th ansd 29th September, 1970. I have also just received the three sets of color photos of our L.A. Temple and they are very beautiful. Thank you very much for them.
Bombay
1970-11-13Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 13, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I have received today your letter dated October 25th, 1970, and in the meantime I have just replied your two previous letters from September so I hope you have also received that letter. I have seen the article from Salt Lake City and also one letter has come from Mohanananda in Dallas. So things are very favorable in both these places, just you see that they go on very nicely to our set standard. I am glad that…
Bombay
1970-11-30Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 30, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letters dated 28th October, 19th, 13rd, and 10th of November respectively and have noted the contents carefully. Your sentiments for me are very nice and I thank you very much for your sincere attitude which is so encouraging for me.
Bombay
1970-12-10Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — December 10, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

KARANDHARA DAS ADHIKARI

WE REQUIRE 70.000 DOLLARS FOR PURCHASING VERY NICE CALCUTTA HOUSE KEEP SAIS CONTRIBUTION 28,000 INTACT LETTER FOLLOWS

A C BHAKTIVEDANTA SWAMI
Indore
1970-12-18Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — December 18, 1970

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your two telegrams and letter dated December 6th, 7th and 6th, 1970, respectively. I have just come to Surat from Indore as we are travelling often now and I have just received your letters addressed to Bombay from where my mail is regularly forwarded.
Surat
1971-01-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 1, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated December 18th, 1970, redirected to me here in Surat we have had a very successful preaching program during the last two weeks. Also in hand I have your letter dated 26th November, 1970, which is also acknowledged.
Surat
1971-01-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 1, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

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and thus feeling enlivened. Just see that the standard of purity is strictly maintained and the standard of enthusiasm for spreading Lord Caitanya’s Movement is increased.
Surat
1971-01-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 17, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your three letters dated 12.21.70, 1.1.71 and 1.7.71, along with four sets of beads and one letter from the Indian boy who is now in Boston. I have replied his letter separately. I have gladly initiated all the four new boys and girls as recommended by you and I am sending them each a letter and their beads together by separate post.
Allahabad
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
1971-03-16Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 16, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 1st March, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. I understand that you have become a debtor to Dai Nippon for $52,000. This is not good. We must keep our credit. They have given us all facilities, and if you don
Bombay
1971-03-18Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 18, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings, I am in due receipt of your letter dated February 2nd, 1971, and noted the contents. I am very glad that you are carrying on your programs for spreading Krsna consciousness to the people with great enthusiasm and good response. The good reports are coming and it is a fact that we are being highly appreciated for our efforts to introduce this pure spiritual life to the society at large, but we must not lose our o…
Bombay
1971-03-20Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 20, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 13rd March, 1971, along with the invitation letters from the World Conference of Spiritual Enlightenment.
Bombay
1971-04-09Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 9, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letters dated 23d February, 1971 and 12th March 1971 respectively as well as the memo to all Canadian and USA centers dated 25th March, 1971. Your very sincere attitude for serving your Spiritual Master, as indicated in your letters, is the only way for making advancement is spiritual life. To offer the highest respects to the Supreme Person and as much respect to the Spiritu…
Bombay
1971-04-13Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 13, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 30th March, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. Now I understand
Bombay
1971-04-22Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 22, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 15.4.71, and noted the contents carefully. I am very glad that things are going on nicely in our World Headquarters. I have received from Calcutta the bank receipt for $35,000 and I thank you very much. I am expecting that you will continue your payments promptly to eradicate the debts to my book fund account from loan to the purchase of the L.A. Temple, the $8,000 and th…
Bombay
1971-04-26Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 26, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 19th April, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. So far as recording record albums is concerned, I can go there by the end of May, at the present I am going to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the 30th April and then I shall be going to Calcutta via Sydney, Australia by the 14th May. They are having one Hare Krishna Festival similar to the one just held in Bombay up until…
Bombay
1971-04-28Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 28, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Enclosed please find one letter addressed to the twelve devotees recommended by you and now duly initiated by me. Their beads should arrive very soon by air parcel post.
Bombay
1971-04-30Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 30, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Yesterday night I received one telephonic call from you. I talked for a few seconds and then you stopped, so I could not understand why you called me. Anyway I think things are going on nicely there.
Bombay
1971-05-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 17, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 6th May, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. Now Dai Nippon has agreed to keep my book fund deposit separate and they admit that they never intended to intermingle the two accounts, so you can resume sending to them.
Calcutta
1971-06-08Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — June 8, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 25th May, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. So far the small paperback edition of KRSNA book is concerned, we will not be getting it for six months at least. So go on distributing hardbound and, although I have ordered them (perhaps by now you have received the statement from Dai Nippon) if you think it is best, I can put it off for some time. Besides that, in I…
Bombay
1971-06-16Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — June 16, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 9th June, 1971 addressed to Bombay as well as a copy of the letter addressed 3d June, 1971. Still I am here in Bombay and have not yet gone to London. My program is that on the 20th instant I will go to Moscow for five days and from there I will be going to Paris and London. I have inquired, but it doesn
Bombay
1971-08-05Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 5, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 2nd August, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. I am so glad to hear that you have brought the big Deities from San Francisco. You can install the Dieties according to the ceremonial functions you have already seen in Boston. Do it nicely with cleanliness, love and affection. That is required. I don
London
1971-08-15ISKCON L.A. devoteesplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: ISKCON L.A. devotees — August 15, 1971

Letter to: ISKCON L.A. devotees

TO ISKCON L.A.

My dear Nagapatni, Tradhis, Janmastami, Vikramini, Babrubahan, Sacidevi, Karandhara, Santanandi, Romaharsan, Suchitra, Gajendra, Purnima, Sarala, Karunasindhu, Ananga, Krsnakanti, Herapancami, Jayatirtha, Ujjala, Gopala Bhattadas, Vrindaban-Candra, Vidarba Kanya, Kanupriya, Caitanyadevi, Dasi, Baba, Govinda Das, Poulastini, Brin, Dru, Becky, Nandalal, Freda, Tungabhadra, Cintamani, Carol, Silavati, Tulsidevi, Prsni, Joanne, Suniti, Cidananda, Madh…
London
1971-08-20Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 20, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. You happen to be a member of the GBC. So whatever you want to do or whatever ideas you want to introduce in the management of our society, please write in a letter and distribute the copies to all the GBC members along with one copy to me also. Then collect the opinions of each and every GBC member and if the majority supports the idea then it should be taken as a fact for being carried out in our society. The majority vote …
London
1971-08-26Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 26, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your two letters dated 23 August, 1971 and undated respectively and have noted the contents. At your recommendation I have consented to accept Philip Murphy and Freda Tepler as my duly initiated disciples and their letters and beads are enclosed herewith. Also enclosed please find two sacred threads duly chanted by me for Ramesvara and Dhruvananda as per your recommendation. So ho…
London
1971-09-19Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 19, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 12th September, 1971 and have noted the contents carefully. Regarding the $33,000.00 loan, I expect you should pay at least $5,000 per month. On this understanding the loan was made. Anyway try and pay at this rate so that in seven months the whole debt will be closed. I have kept this money for such emergency payment so kindly return it as soon as possible.
Mombassa, Kenya
1971-10-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 1, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

ACCEPT DAI NIPPON PRICE BUT PROTEST TOO HIGH PRABHUPADA
Nairobi
1971-10-03Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 3, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Enclosed you will find one photograph of the Deities there in L.A. recently sent to me. Why is Krishna without a flute? What is the difficulty to make for Krishna a flute? You can take a twig and wrap it in golden lace with a pearl drop hanging. That is a flute; how long it takes to make? Nothing should be concocted; not that a flower in place of a flute.
Nairobi
1971-10-09Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 9, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter post-dated 5th October, 1971 and have noted the contents. I am very glad to learn that Rayarama is going to join us again. He is always welcome. So when he goes to N.Y. he may write to me. Then I shall let him know where to go in India. For the time being, from here I am going to Bombay and then Calcutta and then Delhi. In this way they have got several programs in India. So on hea…
Nairobi
1971-10-16Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 16, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your telegram reading as follows: SUGGEST THAT WE PUBLISH SIMULTANEOUSLY ALONG WITH THE TEN THOUSAND MOROCCO BOUND GITAS TEN THOUSAND PAPERBACK EDITIONS FOR LOWER PRICE RANGE CONSUMER MARKET AND FIVE THOUSAND HARDCOVER GITAS FOR LIBRARIES LETTER TO FOLLOW.; I fully approve of this suggestion.
Nairobi
1971-11-04Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 4, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 22nd October, 1971 and have noted the contents. So far BGAII is concerned, if the price for Morocco binding is the same as that of hardcover, then we shall prefer hardback only along with the paper back. I suggested Morocco binding before because I thought it to be cheaper. But if it is not cheaper then we don
Calcutta
1971-12-03Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — December 3, 1971

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter of November 13, 1971, in which you have recommended that Sriman Howard Sorgen and Srimate Jo An McNamara be accepted by me as my disciples. I am very glad to accept them as my initiated students, and I have given their spiritual names as Ganga Narayana das and Jaga Mohini dasi respectively. Now you must guide them very nicely in Krishna Consciousness, because you are a veteran devotee and p…
Delhi
1972-01-25Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 25, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Tokyo

Dear Karandhara das,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated Jan. 12, 1972 and have noted the contents carefully.

I am answering your letter from an air ship going to Nairobi, Kenya. Where I will speak from Jan. 26 - Jan 30 to the Africans and Asians alike.
Nairobi
1972-03-22Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 22, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am so much thankful to you for your letter dated nil, and for the telegram wherein you have requested that I shall return to Los Angeles immediately if possible, and all blessings to you for Lord Krishna that you are endeavoring to propagate the message of Krishna Consciousness so widely and diligently. This television program is very much encouraging to me, and I wish to take part in it immediately. I wanted …
Bombay
1972-04-06Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 6, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

[To Karandhara]

YOUR MATERIAL LEGAL FORMULA WILL NOT HELP US ONLY OUR SPIRITUAL LIFE CAN HELP US I HAVE NOT APPROVAL FOR ANY THESE PLANS STOP HAMSADUTA MUST RETURN GERMANY IMMEDIATELY DON
Melbourne
1972-05-02Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 2, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am just now in receipt of your special-delivery letters dated April 29, 1972, and I am very much encouraged by the contents. The newspaper article is especially nice, it means that the citizens are beginning to look behind our dress to find out our nice philosophy. This is a very good sign.
Tokyo
1972-05-04Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 4, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated April 28, 1972, and I have noted the contents. I have no objection if Kesava tours the USA and gives instruction how to sell books, then when he is finished USA he can go to London. But one thing is, there is vast possibility for selling our books in England, I think more than in your country, and they have got program for buying a big, big church in London, so I…
Tokyo
1972-05-12Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 12, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your special delivery letter dated May 9, 1972, and I have noted the contents. You may borrow the $15,000 from me, I have no objection. But now you have agreed to give Hayagriva $4000 per month, that was a great mistake. Now you have to rectify it. Now Hayagriva writes me that he is coming to Los Angeles, so we can discuss. Abruptly if we stop, that will not be good. So we have to…
Honolulu
1972-07-14Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 14, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated July 9, 1972, along with letters to temple presidents, which I have signed and duly posted. I am glad to hear that the owner has accepted our bid of $63,500 cash, and I shall be returning to U.S.A. before the end of 50 days to settle the matter. I have promised Brahmananda to be in Nairobi up to August 27th. If the deadline for payment is August 30th, that leaves very lit…
London
1972-07-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 17, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

[To Karandhara]

OK SEND KRSNA BOOKS

BHAKTIVEDANTA SWAMI
London
1972-07-19Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 19, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 7/13/72, and I have noted the contents. I have already sent you one telegram “OK SEND KRSNA BOOKS,
London
1972-08-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 1, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated July 27, 1972 and I have noted the contents carefully. You have paid the bank $6250.00 and the balance remains $57250.00. I can pay you $56000.00 by advising the Bank of America, and the balance of $1250.00 you can find, and the escrow will be fully paid. Regarding the corner property, for which you have offered $73500.00, that is a nice proposal, if the book tru…
London
1972-09-29Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 29, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

London

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. By now I think Syamasundara will have telephoned you with this information and instructions. First, regarding the business in London, it is best if you can finish it up yourself, remaining up to one week if necessary, then be prepared to go to India.
Los Angeles
1972-10-19Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Girirajaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Giriraja — October 19, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Giriraja

Bombay

My dear Karandhara, Tamala Krishna, Bhavananda and Giriraja,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter of October 18, 1972, jointly signed by all of you and delivered to me by Syamasundara. If the Charity Commissioner refuses us the permission then there is no point continuing, and in that case we shall try to get the two lakhs we have paid back and go away. But it appears the Charity Commissioner permission…
Vrindaban
1972-10-20Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 20, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Bombay

[To Karandhara]

REMAIN BOMBAY FINISH NAIR BUSINESS IF SETTLED PEACEFULLY IMMEDIATELY BALANCE SOON IF NO POSSIBILITY OF SETTLEMENT GO TO COURT LETTER FOLLOWS---BHAKTIVEDANTA SWAMI
Vrindaban
1972-10-20Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Girirajaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Giriraja — October 20, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Bhavananda, Giriraja

My dear Karandhara, Tamala Krishna, Bhavananda and Giriraja,

Please accept my blessings. Further to my letter of yesterday, I have thought the matter over thoroughly, and without any doubt our position in the matter is very strong. Nair is bluffing. One of my godbrothers who is expert in these things has advised me, and I also know it from experience, that once the agreement of sale is signed that is final, and it will not be very easy,…
Vrindaban
1972-10-24Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Giriraja, Bhavanandaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Giriraja, Bhavananda — October 24, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara, Tamala Krsna, Giriraja, Bhavananda

My dear Karandhara, Tamala Krishna, Giriraja, and Bhavananda,

Please accept my blessings. I am just now in receipt of your letter dated October 20, 1972, and Visakha dasi has just arrived and has told that you have not received any letter from me, and that you have sent several telegrams and letters. I have not received all of them I think. I received one express letter from the four of you dated Oct. 16th on Oct. 20th, four days from p…
Vrindaban
1972-10-25Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 25, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Bombay

[To Karandhara]

---IF TITLE CLEAR SETTLEMENT ACCEPTED LETTER FOLLOWS---BHAKTIVEDANTA SWAMI
Vrindaban
1972-11-03Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 3, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. We have now decided to take legal proceedings against Nair because we have received one telegram from Tamala Krishna as follows:
Vrindaban
1972-12-03Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — December 3, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated November 11, 1972, and I have noted the contents with care and attention. Still we have not finished the business with Nair, and the case has become very complicated without any settlement. They were supposed to settle the Conveyance Deed on December first, as we had made a supplemental agreement in Hyderabad and Mrs. Nair had signed it. That was very favorable f…
Bombay
1972-12-14Karandhara, Bali-mardanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara, Bali-mardana — December 14, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara, Bali-mardana

Los Angeles and New York

My dear Karandhara/Bali Mardan,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your several telegrams, and I have replied by telegram as follows: YES YOU CAN USE BOTH THE FUNDS IF IT IS A GOOD OPPORTUNITY FOR NEW YORK GORGEOUS TEMPLE. One thing is, that you should inform me in detail and send the plans of that place, along with how you shall make all the payments. You may repay me the $80,000 gradually by paying the money to Dai…
Ahmedabad
1972-12-22Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — December 22, 1972

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your dated December 11, 1972, and I have noted the contents with care. Regarding your proposal to cash my bonds and take that house in New York, I have heard from Bali Mardan that the bid was refused and that he has made another bid, but it will be some time before it is decided. And Dhananjaya has telephoned to Bombay to request for keeping that down payment, because George is very keen t…
Bombay
1973-01-09Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 9, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Your letter dated December 28, 1972, is in hand and I have noted the contents carefully. According to our Vedic process, polygamy is allowed. For example, Krsna married 16,000 wives, Arjuna married 3 or 4 wives, Krsna
Bombay
1973-01-26Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 26, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge your letter dated January 2, 1973, regarding the book shipments to India. As I have already informed you by telegram, until further notice you should not dispatch any further shipment of books for India. The position is that I have asked Kesava Prabhu to see to all the book affairs here since in the past two years our books have not been properly managed here. After he takes stock of all boo…
Calcutta
1973-02-10Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — February 10, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I have received your letter of 1/24/73 concerning polygamy and feel that this policy must be strictly prohibited within our society. If it is not it shall only cause chaos, as what was possible under the system of pure Vedic Culture is impossible at the present time.
Melbourne
1973-02-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — February 17, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara das,

Please accept my blessings. While in India last it was brought to my attention that our Sriman Hayagriva das has become deviated from the four basic principles which I have given to all my students for adherence to when they are first initiated. I do not know why he is living in such a way but I feel that he must be brought back to the standard immediately. So I am requesting you as my Governing Board Commissioners to help me bring him back to the …
Sydney
1973-02-21Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — February 21, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 13 Feb. 1973 and have noted its contents carefully. Regarding Sriman Hayagriva Dasa; it is our duty to rectify him. To create a devotee takes much labor and to reject him in a minute is not to our credit so please try to do the needful in this regard. Consult the other GBC men there, then make a proposal to Hayagriva and if still he is incorrigible then you take the necessary steps.
Auckland
1973-03-02Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 2, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated February*, 1973, and I have noted the contents carefully.

I don’t know why they have again made the same mistake not signing jointly, but anyway you can execute the transfer without delay. I am going to India this evening and I shall talk to them further on this matter. In the meantime you can transfer the books as they have requested.
Jakarta
1973-03-15Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 15, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara:

Please accept my blessings. I have received your two letters dated March 3rd and March 8th, with enclosures.

Trivikrama Maharaja has written me one letter about his going on a bold preaching venture to Belfast, and it is a noble proposal. But I want him to first, with your cooperation, get our Tokyo center registered properly and train up a president before he goes on to another place.
Calcutta
1973-03-31Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 31, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara:

Please accept my blessings and I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated the 22nd March.

There is no need of adding further Deities. Once installed it cannot be changed. Do not make it childish, too much addition of Deities will encumber us. At first, either Panca Tattva or Gaura-Nitai Deities may be installed, taking care that there is sufficient space. There is no need to consult with me for these installations, the local president can decid…
Bombay
1973-06-08Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — June 8, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 5/31/73 and have noted the contents.

Yes, in Mayapur I am much improved from how I was in Los Angeles. The great advantage here is that there is always open air and a good breeze which is naturally very good for any breathing difficulties. The coughing is almost gone, but still sometimes at night it gives a little trouble. So I am under the treatment of one of the best p…
Mayapur
1973-06-29Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — June 29, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 6/19/73 and I have carefully studied the contents.

As far as the $10,000.00 due from Syamasundara, he has come to me in Mayapur and he has promised to pay in July.
Calcutta
1973-07-10Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 10, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

Dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I understand you are interested in when I am returning to Los Angeles. Actually just now in London we have instituted a program where important men are coming to meet with me in the evening for discussion of Krsna Consciousness. I have talked with a very famous sculptor, a teacher of a boys college and today George Harrison is supposed to visit. Syamasundara is arranging for visits by many other famous men. Whereve…
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-07-19Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 19, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated July 12, 1973 and I have carefully studied the contents.

Regarding deposits in my bank account, yes, in the future you may make deposits in account number 366 8 80613. In the meantime, I am sending a letter to the Bank of America authorizing them to transfer $700.00 from my checking account to my investment account.
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-07-23Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 23, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

Dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings.

Enclosed please find three checks. Please deposit them in my Bank of America Account no 366/8-80613, and send me duplicate receipt.
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-07-26Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 26, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letters dated 7/22/73. Everything you have arranged is in order. I have signed the cards. All cheques issued should be entered into the Account Book, and an informing letter should be written regarding: to whom the cheque was made and what purpose: and send one copy to me and one to Bali Mardan.
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-07-27Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 27, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated July 22nd, 1973. You are to be congratulated---you have defeated the rascal scientist Mr. Roger Reville from the Big University. Actually, it is not a very difficult task, they have no definite ideas, everything they put forward is doubtful, even they say
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-08-11Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 11, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 22 July 1973 and herewith please find another two checks. 11-66/1210 No. 143 for $100.00 and 24-191/1230 No. 298 for $150.00 which you please deposit in my investment account No. 8-80613 Bank Branch 366.
Paris
1973-08-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 17, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter date August 11, 1973 and the duplicate deposit slips.

I herewith send you three more checks;
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-08-25Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 25, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

Dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Enclosed please find one check for 18.38 dollars U.S. Please deposit this check in my investment account at the Bank of America, Culver City branch. Thank you very much.
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-09-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 1, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter and enclosed bank slip for 250.00 dollars but I have not as yet received the bank slip of another 1,400.00 dollars, I hope you have already deposited the same. I am expecting the receipt voucher at any moment.
Bhaktivedanta Manor
1973-09-27Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 27, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. . I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated September 12, 1973 and am so glad to learn that you have again ordered to Dai Nippon Printing Co., for so many books This engladdens me when I see our literature very widely distributed. This was the subject matter of my Guru Maharaja
Bombay
1973-10-04Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 4, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. Just now I am finalizing the sale of the land with Mrs. Nair and there is every chance that this time we shall get it. The gift of the land in Hyderabad is now almost complete. In Vrindaban and in Mayapur the construction is progressing very nicely. So we have undertaken very great projects here and by the grace of Lord Krishna they may all come out nicely. But one difficulty is that hardly any intelligent young men are comi…
Bombay
1973-10-04Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 4, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated September 15th, 1973 requesting initiation for seven devotees and second initiation for three devotees. Upon your recommendation I accept them as my disciples. Their spiritual names are as follows:
Bombay
1973-10-06Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 6, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated September 26th, 1973, and I have noted the contents carefully.

Yes, you can go on with your book distribution as you were doing before, there is not any harm. I thought that our men were becoming like hippies, but now I understand from you that that is not the case. So I have no objection. Our main business is to distribute books, and from the reports I am recei…
Bombay
1973-10-17Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 17, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 5/10/73 and have noted the contents. I have also received the enclosed duplicate deposit slip for $125.89. Also find herewith checks Nos.
Bombay
1973-10-19Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 19, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your two letters both dated October 9, 1973 and have noted the contents very carefully. These things are happening in many corners of our organization. Today I received the same complaint from Kirtanananda, and the reply is enclosed. This is applicable everywhere. Unless we become very strong in Krsna consciousness, it is very risky to handle material things and business. We a…
Bombay
1973-10-23Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 23, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated October 13, 1973 and I have noted the contents with great concern. So you may immediately send Nitai Das here to me in India and he may remain with me to do this work.
Bombay
1973-10-31Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 31, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. With regard to my letter dated 23/10/73, you may postpone sending Nitai Das here, because my program for Africa and Australia is not yet fixed up. So I may be returning to Los Angeles sooner, so it will not be necessary to go to the expense of sending him here. He can meet me in Los Angeles. Anyway, I will inform you of my program as it is fixed.
Vrindaban
1973-11-07Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 7, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara Das:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated October 25, 1973 and have noted the contents. So far yourself is concerned, whatever is done is done. Now go on with your duty and do it nicely. You are an intelligent devotee. You can understand.
New Delhi
1973-11-14Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — November 14, 1973

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated October 28, 1973. Regarding the initiations I accept the following as my initiated disciples:
New Delhi
1974-05-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 1, 1974

Letter to: Karandhara

Encino, California

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. After receiving your letter of April 12, 1974, I sent you a telegram requesting you as follows: “Come immediately to Bombay. Everything is all right. Krsna will bless you.
Bombay
1974-05-10Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — May 10, 1974

Letter to: Karandhara

Encino, California

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated May 1, 1974. I am glad to hear that you are agreeable to and making plans to come and join with me. Everyone has some potency. You have special potency. Do not waste it in the service of maya, but use it in the service of Krsna. Although there is inconvenience, we must endure it with a vow and finish our business in Krishna conscious service. As for you joining me,…
Bombay
1974-07-14Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — July 14, 1974

Letter to: Karandhara

Vrindaban

My dear Karandhara das:

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your express letter dated July 6, 1974 and have noted the contents. The festival must be gorgeously done. It should not be poor. If there is a scarcity of money, it will be supplied. There must be full prasadam for all the guests. You plan for that, and I will supply the funds. Complete prasada distribution must go on.
Los Angeles
1974-08-31Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 31, 1974

Letter to: Karandhara

Dear Karandhara Prabhu:

Please accept my humble obeisances. I have received your letter with enclosure dated August 21, 1974 and presented your proposal to Srila Prabhupada of his writing a memo to the negligent temples. The following was his reply:
Mathura
1974-10-08Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — October 8, 1974

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara das:

Please accept my blessings. I am very pleased to receive your letter dated 9/11/74 and have noted the contents with great delight. The thing is where is the question of making any conspiracy. The materialistic man creates diplomacy and conspiracy for sense gratification. Everyone wants in the material world some reputation, profit, and some adoration. But so far we are concerned we are being trained up by following the footsteps of Lor…
Mayapur
1975-02-01Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — February 1, 1975

Letter to: Karandhara

Culver City, California

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 1-28-75 and have noted the contents. I will be leaving Honolulu on Feb. 9th and will be arriving there in Los Angeles on the same day. While I am in L.A., we can discuss your situation in detail. I will see you there.
Honolulu
1975-06-18Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — June 18, 1975

Letter to: Karandhara

Tehran

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 6/9/75 and have noted the contents. Any position we remain in, we must have full dependence on our spiritual life.
Honolulu
1976-01-29Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — January 29, 1976

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you for your letter dated January 21st, 1976.

The photos of my murti are very nice. The murti of the Spiritual Master should be treated as good as the Deity.
Mayapur
1976-03-21Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — March 21, 1976

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated March 5, 1976 which was delivered to me by Ramesvara. Hrdayananda Maharaja has suggested that why don
Mayapur
1976-04-13Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — April 13, 1976

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara das,

Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated March 30, 1976 and I have noted the contents with care. Concerning your going to South America to assist there, if you like there is no need to go immediately. First you can complete the exhibit there in Los Angeles. There is no need to go immediately.
Bombay
1976-08-31Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — August 31, 1976

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara das,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your nice letter dated August 13, 1976. So you are already engaged in the service of Krsna. Stick to it and that will make you perfect. You are following the regulative principles. This is our spiritual strength and you are most fortunate that you have got a very good wife. Your wife met me in NY and New Vrndavana and she is a very great devotee.
New Delhi
1976-09-26Karandharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to: Karandhara — September 26, 1976

Letter to: Karandhara

Los Angeles

My dear Karandhara,

Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 18th inst. and have noted the contents. Regarding the skyscraper scheme, yes, that I have already sanctioned since the idea was given to me by you.
Vrindaban
 
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