Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1968-06-03Bg 7.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.3 — June 3, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 7.3 [Bg 7.3 — June 3, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: That Mr What is his name?

Janārdana: Paramahamsa? [?]

Prabhupāda: Yes.

Janārdana: I guess he’s not here this evening.

Prabhupāda: Oh. So, I forgot to bring my watch. What is the time now? So classes end? From seven to
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1968-06-10Bg 4.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.5 — June 10, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 4.5 [Bg 4.5 — June 10, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" śrī bhagavān uvāca bahūni me vyatītāni janmāni tava cārjuna tāny ahaṁ veda sarvāṇi na tvaṁ vettha parantapa"

Now Kṛṣṇa is explaining to Arjuna the difference between a living entity and the Supreme Personality of Godhead. It is very distinct here that both you and Me had many, many, many other appearances and disappearances.
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1968-06-10SB 7.6.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.1 — June 10, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.1 [SB 7.6.1 — June 10, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" kaumāra ācaret prājño dharmān bhāgavatān iha durlabhaṁ mānuṣaṁ janma tad apy adhruvam arthadam [SB 7.6.1]"

This instruction of Prahlāda Mahārāja to his class fellows we are discussing for the last few days. His point of view is that this
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1968-06-11Lecture at a Schoolplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture at a School — June 11, 1968, Montreal

Lecture at a School [Lecture at a School — June 11, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Is it working?

Devotee: Yes.

Prabhupāda: So one intelligent boy should come forward. Who is intelligent, most intelligent boy? You come forward? Come on. Eh? Somebody come forward, some of the boys. Come on. You come on. No? All right. Very good. Stand up here. Can you say what is this? What is this?
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1968-06-12SB 7.6.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.1 — June 12, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.1 [SB 7.6.1 — June 12, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" ...sādvaitaṁ sāvadhūtaṁ parijana-sahitaṁ kṛṣṇa-caitanya-devaṁ śrī-rādhā-kṛṣṇa-pādān saha-gaṇa-lalitā-śrī-viśākhānvitāṁś ca
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1968-06-13Bg 4.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.7 — June 13, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 4.7 [Bg 4.7 — June 13, 1968, Montreal]

[Kīrtana followed by Prema-dhvani prayers]

Prabhupāda:

" yadā yadā hi dharmasya glānir bhavati bhārata abhyutthānam adharmasya tadātmānaṁ sṛjāmy aham [Bg. 4.7]"

In last night we have discussed that how the Supreme Personality of Godhead, He descends, what is the reason of His descending on this material platform. That we have partially discussed last night, that although He is the supreme authority of all energies, although He is unbo…
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1968-06-14Bg 4.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.8 — June 14, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 4.8 [Bg 4.8 — June 14, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Why he is standing there? Come. Come here.

Om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā, cakṣur-unmīlitaṁ yena... Sit down. Tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ.

[I offer my respectful obeisances unto my spiritual master, who with the torchlight of knowledge has opened my eyes, which were blinded by the darkness of ignorance.]
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1968-06-15Lecture Engagementplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture Engagement — June 15, 1968, Montreal

Lecture Engagement [Lecture Engagement — June 15, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalācaraṇa prayers] Ladies and gentlemen, this Kṛṣṇa conscious movement is reviving our original consciousness. At the present moment, due to our long association with matter, the consciousness has become contaminated, just like when the rain water falls down from the cloud, the water is uncontaminated, distilled water, pure, but as soon as the water falls down on this earth, it becomes mixed up with so man…
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1968-06-16SB 7.6.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.3 — June 16, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.3 [SB 7.6.3 — June 16, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalacaraṇa prayers] So we have discussed some of the symptoms of this age. There is a long list of other symptoms. We have summarily discussed some of the symptoms over the last few days, and again we are going to the Kṛṣṇa conscious movement of the boy Prahlāda, who was teaching or agitating his class fellows to become Kṛṣṇa conscious.
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1968-06-19Bg 4.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.9 — June 19, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 4.9 [Bg 4.9 — June 19, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur-unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ"

[I offer my respectful obeisances unto my spiritual master, who with the torchlight of knowledge has opened my eyes, which were blinded by the darkness of ignorance.]
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1968-06-20SB 1.4.25plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.4.25 — June 20, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.4.25 [SB 1.4.25 — June 20, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" oṁ ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur-unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śri-gurave namaḥ"

[I offer my respectful obeisances unto my spiritual master, who with the torchlight of knowledge has opened my eyes, which were blinded by the darkness of ignorance.]
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1968-06-23SB 7.6.6–9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.6-9 — June 23, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.6–9 [SB 7.6.6-9 — June 23, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalacaraṇa] So Prahlāda Mahārāja’s proposal is that kaumāra ācaret prājñaḥ. Intelligent Who is intelligent? He should begin Kṛṣṇa consciousness from childhood. Not that we have to wait. And he is presenting an analytical study of the whole life, that unless we begin Kṛṣṇa consciousness from childhood, hardly there will be opportunity to practice this transcendental method. Because in the beginning he has sai…
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1968-06-26Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — June 26, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [Lecture — June 26, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: ...how Kṛṣṇa’s money is being stolen by this coward. Stena eva sa ucyate [Bg. 3.12]. Anyone who is using Kṛṣṇa’s money without acknowledging, he is a thief. That is stated in the Bhagavad-gītā. Stena eva sa ucyate:
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1968-06-29Lecture [Partially Recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [Partially Recorded] — June 29, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [Partially Recorded] [Lecture [Partially Recorded] — June 29, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: ...ātmā and Paramātmā the same, but quantitatively ātmā and Paramātmā different. So the Supersoul is present everywhere. Supersoul is present within you, Supersoul is present within me, Supersoul is present in all ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls present here. But
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1968-07-01SB 7.9.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.8 — July 1, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.8 [SB 7.9.8 — July 1, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" brahmādayaḥ sura-gaṇā-munayo ‘tha siddhāḥ sattvaikatāna-gatayo vacasāṁ pravāhaiḥ nārādhituṁ puru-guṇair adhunāpi pipruḥ kiṁ toṣṭum arhati sa me harir ugra-jāteḥ
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1968-07-02SB 7.9.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.8 — July 2, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.8 [SB 7.9.8 — July 2, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" brahmādayaḥ sura-ganā munayo ‘tha siddhāḥ sattvaikatāna-gatayo vacasāṁ pravāhaiḥ nārādhituṁ puru-guṇair adhunāpi pipruḥ kiṁ toṣṭum arhati sa me harir ugra-jāteḥ
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1968-07-04SB 7.9.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.9 — July 4, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.9 [SB 7.9.9 — July 4, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" manye dhanābhijana-rūpa-tapaḥ-śrutaujas- tejaḥ-prabhāva-bala-pauruṣa-buddhi-yogāḥ nārādhanāya hi bhavanti parasya puṁso bhaktyā tutoṣa bhagavān gaja yūtha pāya
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1968-07-06SB 7.9.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.9 — July 6, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.9 [SB 7.9.9 — July 6, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" manye dhanābhijana-rūpa-tapaḥ-śrutaujas- tejaḥ-prabhāva-bala-pauruṣa-buddhi-yogaḥ nārādhanāya hi bhavanti parasya puṁso bhaktyā tutoṣa bhagavān gaja-yūtha-pāya
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1968-07-09SB 7.9.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.10 — July 9, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.10 [SB 7.9.10 — July 9, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Prahlāda Mahārāja has decided that any material qualification is not, I mean to say, the prerogative or any preferential admission or fee for entering into the kingdom of God. So he is explaining furthermore how it is so. He says,
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1968-07-10SB 7.9.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.10 — July 10, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.10 [SB 7.9.10 — July 10, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" viprād dvi-ṣaḍ-guṇa-yutād aravinda-nābha- pādāravinda-vimukhāt śvapacaṁ variṣṭham manye tad-arpita-mano-vacanehitārtha- prāṇaṁ punāti sa-kulaṁ na tu bhūrimānaḥ
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1968-07-12SB 7.9.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.10 — July 12, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.10 [SB 7.9.10 — July 12, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" viprād dvi-ṣaḍ-guṇa-yutād aravinda-nābha- pādāravinda-vimukhāt śvapacaṁ variṣṭham manye tad-arpita-mano-vacanehitārtha- prāṇaṁ punāti sa kulaṁ na tu bhūrimānaḥ
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1968-07-14SB 7.9.10–11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.10-11 — July 14, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.10–11 [SB 7.9.10-11 — July 14, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" ...manye tad-arpita-mano vacanehitārtha- prāṇaṁ punāti sa kulaṁ na tu bhūri-mānaḥ [SB 7.9.10]"

So simply by becoming proud that “I have got so much material acquisition,
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1968-07-16Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — July 16, 1968, Montreal

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — July 16, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Very soon we shall have our own publication. Macmillan Company. [pause] What is your report?

Devotee: I had a rough day today.

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Devotee: I didn’t get any new members today. I went all over
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1968-07-17Śrī-Kṛṣṇa-Caitanya Prabhuplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigPurport excerpt to Śrī-Kṛṣṇa-Caitanya Prabhu, Partially Recorded — July 17, 1968, Montreal

Purport excerpt to Śrī-Kṛṣṇa-Caitanya Prabhu, Partially Recorded [Purport excerpt to Śrī-Kṛṣṇa-Caitanya Prabhu, Partially Recorded — July 17, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: This is a prayer to Lord Caitanya. The devotee is saying,
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1968-07-18Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — July 18, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — July 18, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Cloud cannot cover the sun. There may be a cloud overcast in the sky for hundred miles, but even hundred miles, is it possible to cover the sun, hundred miles cloud? The sun is itself so many hundreds of thousand times more than this earth. So
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1968-07-20Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — July 20, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — July 20, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: It is simply troublesome, kleśa. Kleśa means troublesome. Because they cannot concentrate. Avyaktā hi gatir duḥkhaṁ dehavadbhir avāpyate. Those who have accepted this body, for them, to think of something impersonal is simply artificial, is simply artificial. Therefore the impersonalists or the void philosophers, their process of so-called yoga is simply troublesome, and maybe some profit there, bu…
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1968-07-22Weddingplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigWedding Lecture — July 22, 1968, Montreal

Paramānanda & Satyabhāmā’s Wedding [Wedding Lecture — July 22, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Gurudāsa, you don’t feel?

Gurudāsa: Yes, very good.

Prabhupāda: This last verse... It is not last. It is the third of Brahma-sūtra, Brahma-saṁhitā. Ālola-candraka-lasad-vanamālya-vaṁśī-ratnaṅgadaṁ praṇaya-keli-kalā-vilāsam
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1968-07-24Initiation of Jayapatāka Dāsāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Jayapatāka Dāsā — July 24, 1968, Montreal

Initiation of Jayapatāka Dāsā [Initiation of Jayapatāka Dāsā — July 24, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: You begin from this big bead, Hare Kṛṣṇa Hare Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa Hare Hare, Hare Rāma Hare Rāma Rāma Rāma Hare Hare, and then after finishing, begin second. In this way, there are 108, one, two, three. Come to this point, then begin from this point. You are following? Then come to this. In this way, one, two, three, four, sixteen rounds, at least. If you can increase more, that…
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1968-07-26Initiation of Satyabhāmā Dāsīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Satyabhāmā Dāsī — July 26, 1968, Montreal

Initiation of Satyabhāmā Dāsī [Initiation of Satyabhāmā Dāsī — July 26, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: ...auspicious day because it is all arrangement of His Divine Grace Oṁ Viṣṇupāda Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Gosvāmī Prabhupāda, my [Prabhupāda
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1968-07-27Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — July 27, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — July 27, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" ...caitanya prabhu-nityānanda śrī-advaita gadādhara śrīvāsādi-gaura-bhakta-vṛnda"

" pañca-tattvātmakaṁ kṛṣṇaṁ bhakta-rūpa svarūpakam
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1968-07-27Religious Groupplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation with Religious Group — July 27, 1968, Montreal

Conversation with Religious Group [Conversation with Religious Group — July 27, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: I am imperfect. That’s all right. But I know what is perfection.

Guest (1): I cannot see that. [laughs]

Prabhupāda: No. Don’t laugh. Suppose you are here. You have to go to London. If you have purchased the ticket for London and if you are sure that you have got an aeroplane, so even you have not gone to reach London, but you are sure that you are going to London.
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1968-07-28Speech to Indian Audienceplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSpeech to Indian Audience — July 28, 1968, Montreal

Speech to Indian Audience [Speech to Indian Audience — July 28, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: ...vijayate śrī-kṛṣṇa-saṅkīrtanam. Lord Caitanya instructed this verse. He gave us eight verses, known as Śikṣāṣṭaka. Śikṣa means
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1968-07-29Initiation of Bali-mardana Dāsāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Bali-mardana Dāsā — July 29, 1968, Montreal

Initiation of Bali-mardana Dāsā [Initiation of Bali-mardana Dāsā — July 29, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Two brahmacārīs will be initiated in Kṛṣṇa consciousness. You can come forward. Yes. [break] ...means the beginning and the beginning of Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Because at the present moment we are merged into non-Kṛṣṇa consciousness
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1968-08-02SB 1.2.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.5 — August 2, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.5 [SB 1.2.5 — August 2, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" munayaḥ sādhu pṛṣṭo ‘haṁ bhavadbhir loka-maṅgalam yat kṛtaḥ kṛṣṇa-sampraśno yenātmā suprasīdati [SB 1.2.5]"

This is a whole conversation between great sage, Sūta Gosvāmī, and many
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1968-08-03SB 1.2.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.6 — August 3, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.6 [SB 1.2.6 — August 3, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ"

[I offer my respectful obeisances unto my spiritual master, who with the torchlight of knowledge has opened my eyes, which were blinded by the darkness of ignorance.]
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1968-08-15Initiation of Rukmiṇī Dāsīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Rukmiṇī Dāsī — August 15, 1968, Montreal

Initiation of Rukmiṇī Dāsī [Initiation of Rukmiṇī Dāsī — August 15, 1968, Montreal]

Note: When Yamunā starts kīrtana with “Hare Kṛṣṇa,” Prabhupāda stops her, saying, “Vandanam. Vandanam. Prayer. Prayer.” Then Prabhupāda leads them in
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1968-08-15Conversation Devoteesplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation with Devotees — August 15, 1968, Montreal

Conversation with Devotees [Conversation with Devotees — August 15, 1968, Montreal]

[After kirtan devotees chanting japa in background]

Prabhupāda: Your child is very nice. It does not cry. [laughter] Hare Kṛṣṇa Hare Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa Hare Hare, Hare Rāma Hare Rāma Rāma Rāma Hare Hare. So your starting is very nice.
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1968-08-16Janmāṣṭamīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigJanmāṣṭamī — August 16, 1968, Montreal

Janmāṣṭamī, Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Appearance Day [Janmāṣṭamī — August 16, 1968, Montreal]

Devotees: govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.

Prabhupāda:

" cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa- lakṣāvṛteṣu surabhīr abhipālayantam
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1968-08-17SB 7.9.11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.11 — August 17, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.11 [SB 7.9.11 — August 17, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: [singing]

" cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa- lakṣāvṛteṣu surabhīr abhipālayantam lakṣmī-sahasra-śata-sambhrama-sevyamānaṁ govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi
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1968-08-18SB 7.9.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.12 — August 18, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.12 [SB 7.9.12 — August 18, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [devotees respond]

" cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa- lakṣāvṛteṣu surabhīr abhipālayantam lakṣmī-sahasra-śata-sambhrama-sevyamānaṁ
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1968-08-19SB 7.9.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.12 — August 19, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.12 [SB 7.9.12 — August 19, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" tasmād ahaṁ mahi gṛṇāmi vigata- viklava īśvarasya yathā manīṣam nīco jayā guṇa-visargam anupraviṣṭaḥ pūyeta yena hi pumān anuvarṇitena
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1968-08-20SB 7.9.12–13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.12-13 — August 20, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.12–13 [SB 7.9.12-13 — August 20, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" tasmād ahaṁ vigata-viklava īśvarasya sarvātmanā mahi gṛṇāmi yathā manīṣam [SB 7.9.12]"

Prahlāda Mahārāja is submitting that “I do not require to be highly elevated to offer my prayers to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
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1968-08-21SB 7.9.13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.13 — August 21, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.13 [SB 7.9.13 — August 21, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" sarve hy amī vidhi-karās tava sattva-dhāmno brahmādayo vayam iveśa na codvijantaḥ ksemāya bhūtaya utātma-sukhāya cāsya vikrīḍitaṁ bhagavato rucirāvatāraiḥ
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1968-08-22SB 7.9.13–14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.13-14 — August 22, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.13–14 [SB 7.9.13-14 — August 22, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" sarve hy amī vidhi-karās tava sattva-dhāmno brahmādayo vayam iveśa na codvijantaḥ ksemāya bhūtaya utātma-sukhāya cāsya vikrīḍitaṁ bhagavato rucirāvatāraiḥ
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1968-08-23Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — August 23, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — August 23, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: So to love Kṛṣṇa we don’t require anything. Ahaituky apratihatā. It is open for everyone, but we should learn to sacrifice for Kṛṣṇa. That is the sign of love.
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1968-08-24Bg 4.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.1 — August 24, 1968, Montreal

Bhagavad-gītā 4.1 [Bg 4.1 — August 24, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: Dr. Murti, how are you?

Dr. Murti: Fine.

Prabhupāda: Thank you. Come forward. All come forward.

Janārdana: Swamiji, you’ll have to excuse me just a few minutes early. I have an appointment with many people this evening.
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1968-08-25Prahlāda Mahārāja Slidesplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigPrabhupāda Comments on Prahlāda Mahārāja Slides — August 25, 1968, Montreal

Prabhupāda Comments on Prahlāda Mahārāja Slides [Prabhupāda Comments on Prahlāda Mahārāja Slides — August 25, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: ...from where everything emanates. He is the source of all life. Whatever we see, it is in the Absolute Truth. All these universes, all these planets, all the suns and moons, the sky, and everything, they have come from the original source, the Absolute Truth. Now, in the material world we have got so many contradictions, but that contradiction is there also …
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Questions and Answers [Questions and Answers — August 26, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: So your question, Rukmiṇī’s question, Lord Caitanya’s opulence... There are six kinds of opulences: richness, then fame, strength, influence, beauty, education and renunciation. So He exhibited all these six. He was very beautiful; therefore His name is Gaurasundara. Very beautiful-tall and stout and strong. There was no comparison of His beauty at that time, He was so beautiful, fair complexion. This time He …
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1968-08-30Rādhāṣṭamīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRādhāṣṭamī — August 30, 1968, Montreal

Rādhāṣṭamī, Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī’s Appearance Day [Rādhāṣṭamī — August 30, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda:

" ...am aprameyam anaghaṁ nirvāṇa-śānti-pradaṁ brahma-śambhu-phanīndras tebhyo ‘niśaṁ vedānta-vedyaṁ vibhuṁ sura-guruṁ māyā-mānuṣya-hariṁ vande
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1968-10-23SB 2.1.2–5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.1.2-5 — October 23, 1968, Montreal

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.1.2–5 [SB 2.1.2-5 — October 23, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: They have come here to become technologist. They have lost all interest of this, in original Vedic culture. [pause]

" om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā
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Bhagavad-gītā 13.6–7 [Bg 13.6-7 — October 25, 1968, Montreal]

[Prabhupāda reads from commentary by Baladeva Vidyābhūṣaṇa]

Prabhupāda:

" mahā-bhūtāny ahaṅkāro buddhir avyaktam eva ca indriyāṇi daśaikaṁ ca pañca cendriya-gocarāḥ
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1968-10-26Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 26, 1968, Montreal

Lecture [Lecture — October 26, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: In our last meeting we were discussing. Why people are forced to commit sinful activities? This point is also discussed in the Bhagavad-gītā. Arjuna inquired from Kṛṣṇa, “What is that thing which forces a man to commit sinful activities?
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1968-10-27Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — October 27, 1968, Montreal

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — October 27, 1968, Montreal]

Prabhupāda: You can plaster together, up and down, and each and every one of them is separately sevenfold covered. The watery portion is beyond the sevenfold coverings. And each covering is ten times more expansive than the previous covering. The Personality of Godhead creates all such universes by His breathing period, lies above the cluster of the universes.
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