Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1969-05-21Initiation of Lokanātha dāsaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Lokanātha dāsa — May 21, 1969, New Vrindaban

Initiation of Lokanātha dāsa [Initiation of Lokanātha dāsa — May 21, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: Mānuṣyam arthadam anityam apīha dhīraḥ, tūrṇaṁ yateta anumṛtyu pateta yāvat niḥśreyasāya viṣayaḥ khalu sarvataḥ syāt.
New Vrindaban
1969-05-22SB 1.5.1–4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.1-4 — May 22, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.1–4 [SB 1.5.1-4 — May 22, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda:

" śrī-caitanya-mano-‘bhīṣṭaṁ sthāpitaṁ yena bhū-tale svayaṁ rūpaḥ kadā mahyaṁ dadāti sva-padāntikam"

[When will Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī Prabhupāda, who has established within this material world the mission to fulfill the desire of Lord Caitanya, give me shelter under his lotus feet?]
New Vrindaban
1969-05-23SB 1.5.1–8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.1-8 — May 23, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.1–8 [SB 1.5.1-8 — May 23, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda:

" ...cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ śrī-kṛṣṇa-caitanya prabhu nityānanda śrī-advaita gadādhara śrīvāsādi-gaura-bhakta-vṛnda
New Vrindaban
1969-05-24SB 1.5.8–9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.8-9 — May 24, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.8–9 [SB 1.5.8-9 — May 24, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: ...you have no tilaka.

Devotee: Oh. Sorry, Prabhupāda.

Prabhupāda:

" om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave-namaḥ
New Vrindaban
1969-05-25Brāhmaṇa Initiation Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBrāhmaṇa Initiation Lecture — May 25, 1969, New Vrindaban

Brāhmaṇa Initiation Lecture [Brāhmaṇa Initiation Lecture — May 25, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: Practically in every initiation ceremony, apavitraḥ pavitro vā, namaḥ. Namaḥ means surrendering. Namāmi: “I surrender unto You.
New Vrindaban
1969-06-04Initiation Lecture, Bhagavān Marriage Ceremonyplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation Lecture, Bhagavān Marriage Ceremony — June 4, 1969, New Vrindaban

Initiation Lecture, Bhagavān Marriage Ceremony [Initiation Lecture, Bhagavān Marriage Ceremony — June 4, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda:

" oṁ ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ
New Vrindaban
1969-06-06SB 1.5.9–11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.9-11 — June 6, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.9–11 [SB 1.5.9-11 — June 6, 1969, New Vrindaban]

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.]
New Vrindaban
1969-06-07Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — June 7, 1969, New Vrindaban

Lecture [Lecture — June 7, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: Kīrtanānanda Mahārāja? You can sit down here. That’s all. No more want. Kīrtanānanda Mahārāja feels inconvenience. Yes.

So I thank you very much for you participating in this
New Vrindaban
1969-06-09Meeting Devoteesplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMeeting with Devotees — June 9, 1969, New Vrindaban

Meeting with Devotees [Meeting with Devotees — June 9, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: In the Caitanya-caritāmṛta it is said, ekale īśvara kṛṣṇa ara saba bhṛtya [Cc. Ādi 5.142]. [baby making noises] [aside:] He will disturb. Īśvara. Īśvara means master or the controller. Actually only Kṛṣṇa is master. Even Lord Śiva, Lord Brahmā, or incarnation of Viṣṇu, all of them are, in one sense, even Rādhārāṇī, all are servants.
New Vrindaban
1969-06-10SB 1.5.11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.11 — June 10, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.11 [SB 1.5.11 — June 10, 1969, New Vrindaban]

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.]
New Vrindaban
1969-06-11SB 1.5.12–13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.12-13 — June 11, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.12–13 [SB 1.5.12-13 — June 11, 1969, New Vrindaban]

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.]
New Vrindaban
1969-06-13SB 1.5.13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.13 — June 13, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.13 [SB 1.5.13 — June 13, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda:

" atho mahā-bhāga bhavān amogha-dṛk śuci-śravāḥ satya-rato dhṛta-vrataḥ urukramasyākhila-bandha-muktaye samādhinānusmara tad-viceṣṭitam
New Vrindaban
1969-06-16SB 1.5.13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.13 — June 16, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.13 [SB 1.5.13 — June 16, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: So Nārada Muni is instructing his disciple Vyāsadeva to write books specially by which one may be helped, everyone will be helped, to cross over the nescience,
New Vrindaban
1969-06-18SB 1.5.14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.14 — June 18, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.14 [SB 1.5.14 — June 18, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda:

" tato ‘nyathā kiñcana yad vivakṣataḥ pṛthag dṛśas tat-kṛta-rūpa-nāmabhiḥ na karhicit kvāpi ca duḥsthitā matir labheta vātāhata-naur ivāspadam
New Vrindaban
1969-06-19SB 1.5.15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.15 — June 19, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.15 [SB 1.5.15 — June 19, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: ...is not our Vaiṣṇava. If you say, you have to say this also. Yes.

Kīrtanānanda: Whole thing?

Prabhupāda: Yes. Otherwise keep everything.

" om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā
New Vrindaban
1969-06-21SB 1.5.17–18plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.17-18 — June 21, 1969, New Vrindaban

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.17–18 [SB 1.5.17-18 — June 21, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: So we are discussing Nārada Muni’s instruction to Vyāsadeva to make him correct. Vyāsadeva, such a scholar, Vedavyāsa... He is known as the topmost scholar in Vedic knowledge. Not only that, he has compiled so many books, literary achievement. There is no comparison in the world. But still, he is not satisfied, and Nārada Muni is instructing him that
New Vrindaban
1969-06-22Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — June 22, 1969, New Vrindaban

Lecture [Lecture — June 22, 1969, New Vrindaban]

Prabhupāda: Caitanya Mahāprabhu has said that this Kṛṣṇa-saṅkīrtana---Hare Kṛṣṇa, Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare/ Hare Rāma, Hare Rāma, Rāma Rāma, Hare Hare
New Vrindaban
1969-06-22SB 1.5.18plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.5.18 — June 22, 1969, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.5.18 [SB 1.5.18 — June 22, 1969, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: So Nārada Muni is advising Vyāsadeva, tasyaiva hetoḥ prayateta kovidaḥ. Kovida means intelligent, expert. One who knows things as they are, he’s called kovida.
New Vrindavan
1972-08-31Speech [Bhāgavata-dharma Discourse]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSpeech [Bhāgavata-dharma Discourse] — August 31, 1972, New Vrindavan

Speech [Bhāgavata-dharma Discourse] [Speech [Bhāgavata-dharma Discourse] — August 31, 1972, New Vrindavan]

[kirtana]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dvani] Thank you very much.

Devotees: All glories to Śrī Guru and Gauranga. All glories to Śrīla Prabhupāda.
New Vrindavan
1972-09-01Initiationsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiations — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan

Initiations [Initiations — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: [japa]

Kīrtanānanda: Has everyone finished?

[Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]

" oṁ apavitraḥ pavitro vā sarvāvasthāṁ gato ‘pi vā yaḥ smaret puṇḍarīkākṣaṁ
New Vrindavan
1972-09-01Kṛṣṇa Book Readingplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigJanmāṣṭamī, Kṛṣṇa Book Reading — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan

Janmāṣṭamī, Kṛṣṇa Book Reading [Janmāṣṭamī, Kṛṣṇa Book Reading — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. Jaya.

Devotee: Jaya Śrīla Prabhupāda! [devotees chanting in the background]

Prabhupāda:
New Vrindavan
1972-09-01SB 1.2.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.1 — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.1 [SB 1.2.1 — September 1, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]

" vyāsa uvāca iti sampraśna saṁhṛṣṭo viprāṇāṁ raumaharṣaṇiḥ pratipūjya vacas teṣāṁ
New Vrindavan
1972-09-02Interviewplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInterview with the New York Times — September 2, 1972, New Vrindavan

Interview with the New York Times

[No audio]

[An interview held during the Bhāgavata Dharma Discourses in New Vrindavan. Śrīla Prabhupāda is interviewed by John Nordheimer of the
New Vrindavan
1972-09-02Śrī Vyāsa-pūjāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Vyāsa-pūjā Address — September 2, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrī Vyāsa-pūjā Address [Śrī Vyāsa-pūjā Address — September 2, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvani] Thank you very much.

Devotees: All glories to Śrīla Prabhupāda. [obeisances]

Viṣṇujana: Flowers will now be offered to the spiritual master in succession, starting with
New Vrindavan
1972-09-03SB 1.2.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.5 — September 3, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.5 [SB 1.2.5 — September 3, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Go on.

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [leads chanting of verse] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]
New Vrindavan
1972-09-04SB 1.2.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.6 — September 4, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.6 [SB 1.2.6 — September 4, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Yes, next verse.

Pradyumna: Sa vai puṁsāṁ?

Prabhupāda: Which one we have read? Brūhi yogeśvare kṛṣṇe brahmaṇye... No.

Pradyumna: Munayaḥ sādhu pṛṣṭo
New Vrindavan
1972-09-05SB 1.2.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.7 — September 5, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.7 [SB 1.2.7 — September 5, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya.

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Canto One, Chapter 2, text 7. [leads chanting of verse] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]
New Vrindavan
1972-09-06SB 1.2.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.8 — September 6, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.8 [SB 1.2.8 — September 6, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya.

Canto One, Chapter 2, text number 8. [leads chanting of verse] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]
New Vrindavan
1972-09-07SB 1.2.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.9 — September 7, 1972, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.9 [SB 1.2.9 — September 7, 1972, New Vrindavan]

Devotee: ...ber 7th, 1972 at the new temple room at Bhahulavan, New Vrindavan, 7pm.

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvani] Thank you very much.

Devotees: All glories to Śrī Guru and Gauranga. All glories to Śrīla Prabhupāda! [devotees offer obeisances]
New Vrindavan
1974-07-18Śrīmad-Bhagavatam 1.2.17plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrīmad-Bhagavatam 1.2.17 — July 18, 1974, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhagavatam 1.2.17 [Śrīmad-Bhagavatam 1.2.17 — July 18, 1974, New Vrindavan]

[recorded on faulty equipment]

Nitāi: “Sri Kṛṣṇa, the Personality of Godhead, who is the Paramātmā [Supersoul] in everyone’s heart and the benefactor of all the truthful devotees, cleanses the desire for material enjoyment from the heart of the devotee who relishes His messages, which are in themselves virtuous when properly heard and chanted.
New Vrindavan
1974-07-19SB 1.2.18plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.18 — July 19, 1974, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.18 [SB 1.2.18 — July 19, 1974, New Vrindavan]

[recorded on faulty equipment]

Prabhupāda: Naṣṭa-prāyeṣv abhadreṣu [SB 1.2.18]. Abhadra. Abhadra, in human understanding, means it is not civilized. In your country you say “
New Vrindavan
1974-07-21SB 1.2.19, and Initiation Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture — July 21, 1974, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture [SB 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture — July 21, 1974, New Vrindavan]

[recorded on faulty equipment]

Prabhupāda: Sthitaṁ sattve prasīdati [SB 1.2.19]. Everyone wants happiness, peace of mind. How it is possible? That is explained here:
New Vrindavan
1976-06-21Arrival Speechplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival Speech — June 21, 1976, New Vrindavan

Arrival Speech [Arrival Speech — June 21, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Any karatālas? [sings Jaya Rādhā-Mādhava] [prema-dhvani]

[05:17]

So after two years, I think...

Devotees: Jaya! [laughter] Thank you very much.

Prabhupāda: ...I have got the opportunity of seeing you and your Rādhā-Vṛndāvana-candra, who is so kind upon you. So real happiness is here. Rādhā-Vṛndāvana-candra is staying here, and He
New Vrindavan
1976-06-21Airport and carplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation in Airport and Car to New Vrindavan — June 21, 1976, Toronto, New Vrindavan

Conversation in Airport and Car to New Vrindavan [Conversation in Airport and Car to New Vrindavan — June 21, 1976, Toronto, New Vrindavan]

[at airport; noise of airport announcements throughout]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: ...Chapter,

" man-manā bhava mad-bhakto
Toronto & New Vrindavan
1976-06-22Garden Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigGarden Conversation — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan

Garden Conversation [Garden Conversation — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Devotee (1): ...shortage of brain, then we have to make some scientific solution, that to say God is acting, that is not acting, that is not practical. We must make some solution, like irrigation or
New Vrindavan
1976-06-22Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Kīrtanānanda: This is our farm up in here. Lord Jagannātha is staying there now while He is ill. Our big Lord Jagannātha is going to Cleveland tomorrow for Ratha-yātrā festival.

Prabhupāda:
New Vrindavan
1976-06-22SB 7.6.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.6 — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.6 [SB 7.6.6 — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of synonyms]

" puṁso varṣa-śataṁ hy āyus tad-ardhaṁ cājitātmanaḥ niṣphalaṁ yad asau rātryāṁ śete ‘ndhaṁ prāpitas tamaḥ
New Vrindavan
1976-06-22Palace and Gardenplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigPrabhupāda Visits Palace and Garden — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan

Prabhupāda Visits Palace and Garden [Prabhupāda Visits Palace and Garden — June 22, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Thank you.

Kīrtanānanda: In [indistinct]. This is your palace.

Prabhupāda: Oh! So many [indistinct].

Kīrtanānanda: Yes.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-23Garden Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigGarden Conversation — June 23, 1976, New Vrindavan

Garden Conversation [Garden Conversation — June 23, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: ...production of it’s external. Bahir-aṅga-śakti. But the śakti, the energy, is coming from the Supreme. Just like here we find this place is shadow and that place is sunshine. Both these places are due to the sun. When there is no sun, there is no such distinction that
New Vrindavan
1976-06-24Inspects New BTGplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigPrabhupāda Inspects New BTG — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan

Prabhupāda Inspects New BTG [Prabhupāda Inspects New BTG — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: [reading Prabhupāda’s comments from The Science of Self-Realization] “...God’s property from being occupied by God’s sons. America and other nations in the United Nations should agree that wherever there is enough land it may be utilized by the human society for producing food. The government can say,
New Vrindavan
1976-06-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: So, what news?

Dhṛṣṭadyumna: Well, Śrīla Prabhupāda, we’ve distributed about 70,000 magazines so far this month. So I think we’ll reach 100,000 in this month. Even though we are getting much harassment from the police, still we are going on.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-24SB 7.6.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.8 — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.8 [SB 7.6.8 — June 24, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Devotees repeat] [leads chanting, synonyms, etc., devotees respond]
New Vrindavan
1976-06-25Morning Talkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Talk in Car [partially recorded] — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan

Morning Talk in Car [partially recorded] [Morning Talk in Car [partially recorded] — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan]

[in car]

Prabhupāda: ...they say about the Westerners, you do not know? Don’t be sorry. They say paścime lokā mūla nacaḥ.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-25Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation and Reading from SB 1.5.1-16 and 12th Canto — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation and Reading from SB 1.5.1–16 and 12th Canto [Room Conversation and Reading from SB 1.5.1-16 and 12th Canto — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Devotee (1): These are publicity for the Ratha-yātrā. This is the article about the building, how it
New Vrindavan
1976-06-25SB 7.6.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.9 — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.9 [SB 7.6.9 — June 25, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct]

" ko gṛheṣu pumān saktam ātmānam ajitendriyaḥ sneha-pāśair dṛḍhair baddham
New Vrindavan
1976-06-26Bg 16.1–16 Garden Discussionplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.1-16 Garden Discussion — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan

Bhagavad-gītā 16.1–16 Garden Discussion [Bg 16.1-16 Garden Discussion — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Dhṛṣṭadyumna: “...performance of sacrifice, study of the Vedas, austerity and simplicity, nonviolence, truthfulness, freedom from anger, renunciation, tranquillity, aversion to fault-finding, compassion and freedom from covetousness, gentleness, modesty and steady determination, vigor, forgiveness, fortitude, cleanliness, freedom from envy and the passion for honor
New Vrindavan
1976-06-26Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct] ...the pilot for 747, paying him a large sum of money. And here is airplane, everything complete with a pilot. Create by your scientific brain. Rascal, you are so proud of your scientific
New Vrindavan
1976-06-26Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: So, in Detroit they do not go on the street?

Hari-śauri: No, not in the local neighborhood.

Prabhupāda: So far, there was no disturbance.

Hari-śauri: No, not while we were there.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-26SB 7.6.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.10 — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.10 [SB 7.6.10 — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, Canto Seven, Chapter Six, text number 10. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-26Marble Shopplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMarble Shop Visit — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan

Marble Shop Visit [Marble Shop Visit — June 26, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Hari-śauri: [announces] Prabhupāda visits the marble shop. [break]

Kīrtanānanda: This is a cutting table, Śrīla Prabhupāda. Here’s is a diamond saw. When you cut marble you have to use water, so it automatically shoots water out.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-27Garden Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigGarden Conversation — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan

Garden Conversation [Garden Conversation — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: So, any question from the newcomers?

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: This gentleman, he owns this house, Śrīla Prabhupāda.

Prabhupāda: Yes, I know him.

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa:
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1976-06-27Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Are the prajāpatis responsible for propagating human species or all species of life?

Prabhupāda: Human.

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Are there different prajāpatis for the different species?
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1976-06-27SB 7.6.11–13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.11-13 — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.11–13 [SB 7.6.11-13 — June 27, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Translation: “How can a person who is most affectionate to his family, the core of his heart being always filled with their pictures, give up their association? Specifically, a wife is always very kind and sympathetic and always pleases her husband in a solitary place. Who could give up the association of such a dear and affectionate wife? Small children talk in broken language, very pleasing to hear, and the…
New Vrindavan
1976-06-28Bg 16.17–19, Garden Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.17-19, Garden Conversation — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan

Bhagavad-gītā 16.17–19, Garden Conversation [Bg 16.17-19, Garden Conversation — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: So read something.

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Chapter Sixteen, text number seventeen.

" ātma-sambhāvitāḥ stabdhā
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1976-06-28Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation After Film — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation After Film [Room Conversation After Film — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Ṛṣi Kumāra: It was very beautiful.

Prabhupāda: Yes.

Ṛṣi Kumāra: Very nice film. Very pleasing.

Prabhupāda: Now make Indian Bengali edition. It will be very much appreciated in India. Yes. Is it not?
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1976-06-28Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. Jaya. [devotees offer obeisances] Thank you very much.

Ṛṣi Kumāra: Thank you, Śrīla Prabhupāda.

Prabhupāda: Very good.

Ṛṣi Kumāra:
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1976-06-28SB 7.6.14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.14 — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.14 [SB 7.6.14 — June 28, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] [leads chanting, etc.]

" kuṭumba poṣāya viyan nijāyur
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1976-06-29Bhavan’s Journal 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 1 — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan

Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 1 [Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 1 — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Prabhupāda: Beginning. From the beginning. You can add something.

Hari-śauri: Read out what it is and everything, as well.
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1976-06-29Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Now what we’ve been doing with the dead cows is burying them. There’s no..., everything’s wasted. Śrīla Prabhupāda is proposing that why not the butcher take, we give free, he simply returns us the skin of the cow, and with the cowhide we properly tan it, we can make
New Vrindavan
1976-06-29SB 7.6.15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.15 — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.15 [SB 7.6.15 — June 29, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: Translation: “If a person too attached to the duties of family maintenance is unable to control his senses, the core of his heart is immersed in how to accumulate money. Although he knows that one who takes the wealth of others will be punished by the law of the government, and by the laws of Yamarāja after death, he continues cheating others to acquire money.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-30Bhavan’s Journal 2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 2 — June 30, 1976, New Vrindavan

Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 2 [Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 2 — June 30, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: ...for answers to these questions.

Prabhupāda: What they will answer? What do they know? All rascals.
New Vrindavan
1976-06-30SB 7.6.16plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.6.16 — June 30, 1976, New Vrindavan

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.6.16 [SB 7.6.16 — June 30, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting, etc.]

" vidvān apītthaṁ danujāḥ kuṭumbaṁ puṣṇan sva-lokāya na kalpate vai yaḥ svīya-pārakya-vighinna-bhāvas tamaḥ prapadyeta yathā vimūḍhaḥ
New Vrindavan
1976-07-01Bhavan’s Journal 3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 3 — July 1, 1976, New Vrindavan

Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 3 [Bhavan’s Journal, Answers to a Questionnaire 3 — July 1, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: So we’re continuing with this questionnaire from Bhavan’s Journal in Bombay. This is question number ten. Question number ten, Śrīla Prabhupāda, is,
New Vrindavan
1976-07-01Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — July 1, 1976, New Vrindavan

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — July 1, 1976, New Vrindavan]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: His last questions are like this. He’s asking about proselytizing in the Western countries, preaching. Is there any hope for preaching? He says Hindu dharma,
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