Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1974-05-23Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Irish Poet Desmond O’Grady — May 23, 1974, Rome

Room Conversation with Irish Poet Desmond O’Grady [Room Conversation with Irish Poet Desmond O’Grady — May 23, 1974, Rome]

Yogeśvara: [reading from Bhagavad-gītā 13.22 purport] “It is explained in the Second Chapter that the living entity is transmigrating from one body to another just as one changes dress. This change of dress is due to his attachment to material existence. As long as he is captivated by this false manifestation, he has to continue transmigrating from one body to another. Due …
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1974-05-24Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 24, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 24, 1974, Rome]

Dhanañjaya: In fact, the word “London” is coming from the Latin word londonium. Londonium was a small fishing port that the Romans founded on the Thames.

Prabhupāda: Oh. You are not sufficiently covered.
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1974-05-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Catholic Cardinal — May 24, 1974, Rome

Room Conversation with Catholic Cardinal [Room Conversation with Catholic Cardinal — May 24, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: Hmm?

Yogeśvara: That dharma by which the soul becomes fully satisfied, ...

Prabhupāda: Hmm!

Yogeśvara: ...can it be found anywhere else aside from Kṛṣṇa consciousness?
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1974-05-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Richard Webster — May 24, 1974, Rome

Room Conversation with Richard Webster [Room Conversation with Richard Webster — May 24, 1974, Rome]

Dhanañjaya: Societa Filosofica Italiana. A philosophical society.

Prabhupāda: Historic.

Dhanañjaya: Not historical, more philosophical. And he writes many papers for the Catholic Church, for the Vatican.
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1974-05-24SB 1.2.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.6 — May 24, 1974, Rome

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.6 [SB 1.2.6 — May 24, 1974, Rome]

[kīrtana] [poor recording]

[00:45] [break]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]
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1974-05-25Bg 4.10, Public Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.10, Public Lecture — May 25, 1974, Rome

Bhagavad-gītā 4.10, Public Lecture [Bg 4.10, Public Lecture — May 25, 1974, Rome]

Nitāi: ... vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" vīta-rāga-bhaya-krodhā man-mayā mām upāśritāḥ bahavo jñāna-tapasā
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1974-05-25Morning Walk at Villa Borgheseplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk at Villa Borghese — May 25, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk at Villa Borghese [Morning Walk at Villa Borghese — May 25, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: Yajña means to satisfy the Supreme Lord. That is yajña. So in the Kali-yuga the yajña is made very easy: chant Hare Kṛṣṇa. So anywhere you go, chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, and see that there will be clouds, there will be rainfall, and just work little, you get your food grains, and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa.
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1974-05-26Morning Walk at Villa Borgheseplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk at Villa Borghese — May 26, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk at Villa Borghese [Morning Walk at Villa Borghese — May 26, 1974, Rome]

Bhagavān: ISKCON has a camera.

Yogeśvara: Should we take a picture right here? [break]

Prabhupāda: ...philosophy and the so many bogus svāmīs’ philosophies, they are different. They offer some material benefit by their philosophy:
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1974-05-26SB 1.2.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.2 — May 26, 1974, Rome

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.2 [SB 1.2.2 — May 26, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: Where is Dhanañjaya? Dhanañjaya?

Devotee: Dhanañjaya? He’s going [indistinct].

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Devotee: He’s not feeling very well.

Prabhupāda: hmm.

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya.
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1974-05-27Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 27, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 27, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: So we can discuss some of the problems, about the problems. Discuss what are the problems.

Bhagavān: Now? We shall discuss now?

Prabhupāda: Yes. We are going to solve all problems. Let us have some preliminary discussions how we are going to solve.
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1974-05-27SB 1.2.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.3 — May 27, 1974, Rome

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.3 [SB 1.2.3 — May 27, 1974, Rome]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" yaḥ svānubhāvam akhila-śruti-sāram ekam
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1974-05-28Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 28, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 28, 1974, Rome]

Dhanañjaya: In Greenland?

Prabhupāda: Others cannot live locally. Heh?

Satsvarūpa: That’s not their karma?

Prabhupāda: No, karma is there. That is another point. My point is that any condition, one can live locally. That is my point. They are supposed to be uncivilized, and they live in the ice cottage. There is no sufficient things for eating, and how they live? That is the point. So why civilized man cannot live locally?
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1974-05-28SB 1.2.4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.2.4 — May 28, 1974, Rome

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.4 [SB 1.2.4 — May 28, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: Oṁ namo bhagavate vā...

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]
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1974-05-29Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 29, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 29, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: ...advancement is different from others. There are three stages: bodily, mental, intellectual, and above that, spiritual. So we are propagating spiritual advance. Therefore those who are on the bodily platform, mental platform or intellectual platform, they cannot understand our process.
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1974-05-30Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 30, 1974, Rome

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 30, 1974, Rome]

Prabhupāda: Mitho ‘bhipadyeta gṛha-vratānām. Adānta-gobhir viśatām...

[aside:] Not too near. Adānta-gobhir viśatāṁ tamisraṁ punaḥ punaś carvita-carvaṇānām [SB 7.5.30]. Punaḥ punaś carvita-carvaṇānām,
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