Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1968-09-24Interviewplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInterview — September 24, 1968, Seattle

Interview [Interview — September 24, 1968, Seattle]

[a tape is being played of the interview]

Prabhupāda: ...Personality of Godhead, who stops our struggle for existence and raises to the platform of eternal life, bliss, and knowledge. To be more clear, everyone is trying to get eternal life. The whole human society is trying to get the highest perfection of knowledge, and they are trying also, by so many methods, to become happy, blissful. But they are being confused and baffled. Therefore if…
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1968-09-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation about Marriage — September 24, 1968, Seattle

Room Conversation about Marriage [Room Conversation about Marriage — September 24, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: I understand that she, she felt some inconvenience, that girl, in your company.

Govinda dāsī [whispers]: Harṣarāṇī! You’re making
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1968-09-25Lecture on Teachings of Lord Caitanyaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture on Teachings of Lord Caitanya — September 25, 1968, Seattle

Lecture on Teachings of Lord Caitanya [Lecture on Teachings of Lord Caitanya — September 25, 1968, Seattle]

[kīrtana, prema-dhvanī]

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

" cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa-
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1968-09-27Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — September 27, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — September 27, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [response] Thank you. So our program is to worship the original Supreme Personality of Godhead, Kṛṣṇa. Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.
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1968-09-30Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — September 30, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — September 30, 1968, Seattle]

[kīrtana] [prema-dhvanī]

Prabhupāda: You have sold 120 copies?

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: Yes.

Prabhupāda: Now you have to sell 120 copies at least daily. Thank you. [break]

[kīrtana] [prema-dhvanī
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1968-10-02Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 2, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 2, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: You have got fan? Fan, fan. [sings] Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [devotees respond] So our program is to worship the original Supreme Personality of Godhead, Govinda. This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement, find out who is the original person. Naturally, everyone is anxious to find out the original person of a family, original person of a society, original person of a nation, original person of humanity
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1968-10-04Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 4, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 4, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: [sings] Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [audience responds] Somebody is helping him? Yes, it is all... So we are interested in capturing the original person. [chuckles] We are not interested with any subordinate.
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1968-10-07Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 7, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 7, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: [sings] Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [devotees repeat] So we are worshiping Govindam, the reservoir of all pleasures, Govinda, Kṛṣṇa. And He is ādi-puruṣaṁ, the original person. So
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1968-10-09Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 9, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 9, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: Why don’t you sit on the chair if you feel inconvenient? I’m asking you. You can sit down on the chair. That’s all right? Hare Kṛṣṇa. [chants] Govindam ādi-puruṣam tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.
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1968-10-11Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 11, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 11, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: [chants] Govindam ādi-puruṣam tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [devotees respond, repeats several times] Thank you very much. So all newcomer students, you are welcome. Thank you very much. This Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement, we are worshiping the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the supreme leader. Human society cannot work without leader. Anywhere you go, any country, any nation, any society, any community, any family, there is a leader. So the…
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1968-10-14Bg 2.20–25plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.20-25 — October 14, 1968, Seattle

Bhagavad-gītā 2.20–25 [Bg 2.20-25 — October 14, 1968, Seattle]

Viṣṇujana: “For the soul there is never birth nor death. Nor, having once been, does he ever cease to be. He is unborn, eternal, ever-existing, undying and primeval. He is not
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1968-10-18Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — October 18, 1968, Seattle

Lecture [Lecture — October 18, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: [sings “Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.”] So we are worshiping Govindam, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the original person. So this sound, govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi,
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1968-10-18Talkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigTalk — October 18, 1968, Seattle

Talk [Talk — October 18, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: When you go to a medical man do you ask him whether he is Christian or Hindu? I am asking you. Suppose you go to a medical man, do you ask him, “Are you Christian or Muslim or Hindu?” Do you ask him?
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1968-10-20Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation — October 20, 1968, Seattle

Initiation [Initiation — October 20, 1968, Seattle]

[kīrtana, etc.]

Prabhupāda: [leads prayers for fire sacrifice] Vande ‘ham..., svāhā. Why left hand? Right hand. Svāhā. Svāhā. [chants standard fire sacrifice prayers with devotees’
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1968-10-20Lecture & Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture & Initiation — October 20, 1968, Seattle

Lecture & Initiation

[Lecture & Initiation — October 20, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: [sings] Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. [audience responds] So Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement means to approach the original Supreme Personality of Godhead, Kṛṣṇa. This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Directly. This is a special gift of Lord Caitanya that
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1968-10-20Lecture to College Studentsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture to College Students — October 20, 1968, Seattle

Lecture to College Students [Lecture to College Students — October 20, 1968, Seattle]

[kīrtana, prema-dhvanī]

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: Thank you all very much for coming today to hear our spiritual master speak and join us in this saṅkīrtana festival. What we
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1968-10-20Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — October 20, 1968, Seattle

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — October 20, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: ...the whole atmosphere, you should come and disturb. You are making... You cannot understand? And the whole attention is diverted to you. So harā, harā is the form of the word
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1968-10-21Disappearance Dayplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBhaktiprajñāna Keśava Mahārāja’s Disappearance Day Lecture, — October 21, 1968, Seattle

Bhaktiprajñāna Keśava Mahārāja’s Disappearance Day Lecture, [Bhaktiprajñāna Keśava Mahārāja’s Disappearance Day Lecture, — October 21, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: One has to accept the renounced order from another person who is in renounced order. So I never thought that I shall accept this renounced order of life. In my family life, when I was in the midst of my wife and children, sometimes I was dreaming my spiritual master, that he
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1968-10-21SB 7.9.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 7.9.8 — October 21, 1968, Seattle

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 7.9.8 [SB 7.9.8 — October 21, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: ...something about the prayers of Prahlāda Mahārāja.

" brahmādayaḥ sura-gaṇā munayo ‘tha siddhāḥ sattvaikatāna-gatayo vacasāṁ pravāhaiḥ nārādhituṁ puru-guṇair adhunāpi pipruḥ
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1968-10-22Bg 3.8–11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 3.8-11 — October 22, 1968, Seattle

Bhagavad-gītā 3.8–11 [Bg 3.8-11 — October 22, 1968, Seattle]

Prabhupāda: So we were discussing that everybody should work.

" niyataṁ kuru karma tvaṁ karma jyāyo hy akarmaṇaḥ śarīra-yātrāpi ca te na prasiddhyed akarmaṇaḥ
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