Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1975-02-19Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Professors — February 19, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Professors [Room Conversation with Professors — February 19, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: At the present moment it is required that the leading men should understand the aims of life and introduce it in the society for the general benefit of the human society. The present chaotic position of the society
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1975-02-20SB 1.1.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.1 — February 20, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.1 [SB 1.1.1 — February 20, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse]

" janmādy asya yato ‘nvayād itarataś cārtheṣv abhijñaḥ svarāṭ tene brahma hṛdā ya ādi-kavaye muhyanti yat sūrayaḥ
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1975-02-21Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: University education is simply to learn some art, materialistic art. It is not education. Education is different. Education is brahma-vidyā,
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1975-02-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Metaphysics Society — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Metaphysics Society [Room Conversation with Metaphysics Society — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Hṛdayānanda: ...Universal Brotherhood, which is a yoga group around Latin America, and they say they are trying to re-educate people and help bring understanding between different cultures. He
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1975-02-21SB 1.1.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.1 — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.1 [SB 1.1.1 — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[Translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [break] ...vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat]

Prabhupāda: So last night we discussed about the origin, source of everything. So it is explained here,
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1975-02-22Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation Lecture — February 22, 1975, Caracas

Initiation Lecture [Initiation Lecture — February 22, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: Ladies and gentlemen, devotees, and boys and girls. So it is great opportunity to see the beginning of initiation of how to begin the understanding of God. This is called initiation. This evening we were discussing with some learned psychiatrist to solve the problems of the world. So we have tried to convince them that the problems of the world are due to ignorance of our spi…
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1975-02-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Psychiatrists — February 22, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Psychiatrists [Room Conversation with Psychiatrists — February 22, 1975, Caracas]

[translated thoughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Hṛdayānanda: ...cannot tell them they were God.

Prabhupāda: Hmm?

Hṛdayānanda: I was explaining to him that a real spiritual master cannot lie to them and tell them they were God.
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1975-02-23Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 23, 1975, Caracas

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 23, 1975, Caracas]

Prabhupāda: ...lower animals. Nobody is starving. Have you seen any bird die of starvation? There are so many hundreds, thousands of birds in this garden.

Devotee: Even in all these countries, Śrīla Prabhupāda, they are always complaining about there are so many starving people. But nobody has ever seen anybody die.
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1975-02-23SB 1.1.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.2 — February 23, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.2 [SB 1.1.2 — February 23, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throuhout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [leads canting of verse, etc.]

" dharmaḥ projjhita-kaitavo ‘tra paramo nirmatsarāṇāṁ satāṁ vedyaṁ vāstavam atra vastu śivadaṁ tāpa-trayonmūlanam
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1975-02-24SB 1.1.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.3 — February 24, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.3 [SB 1.1.3 — February 24, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse]
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1975-02-25Departure Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigDeparture Lecture — February 25, 1975, Caracas

Departure Lecture [Departure Lecture — February 25, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: So I thank you very much for your kindly receiving me in this temple, and I was very happy. So my request is that you continue your devotional service very faithfully and rigidly, then in this life you will be able to see Kṛṣṇa face to face. That is a fact.
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