Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1968-10-30Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — October 30, 1968, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — October 30, 1968, Los Angeles]

[incomplete lecture]

Prabhupāda: Open the page. Read.

Devotee: Page eighteen. Page eighteen. “The root of sin is deliberate disobedience to the laws of nature through not recognizing the proprietorship of the Lord; disobedience to the laws of nature, or disobedience to the order of the Lord of a human, to the human being. On the other hand, if one is sober and knows the laws of nature, without being influenced…
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1970-04-27Īśo Invocationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture [partially recorded] — April 27, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture [partially recorded] [Śrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture [partially recorded] — April 27, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: There is complete facility because pūrṇam, whatever is done by Kṛṣṇa, that is complete. You cannot find out any flaw in it. His potencies are so complete that
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1970-04-28Īśo Invocationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture — April 28, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture [Śrī Īśopaniṣad Invocation Lecture — April 28, 1970, Los Angeles]

Gargamuni: It’s on page twelve, almost in the middle. The second paragraph. “The universe has its own time, fixed by the energy of the complete whole, and when that time is complete, this temporary manifestation will be annihilated by the complete arrangement of the complete.
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1970-04-29Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — April 29, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — April 29, 1970, Los Angeles]

Gargamuni: [chants Mantra One, transliteration, etc.]

" īśāvāsyam idam sarvaṁ yat kiñca jagatyāṁ jagat tena tyaktena bhuñjīthā mā gṛdhaḥ kasya svid dhanam
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1970-04-30Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — April 30, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — April 30, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: [chants mantras] Who will explain? Karandhara Prabhu, you will explain? First or second. Hare Kṛṣṇa. [pause] Which one?

Karandhara:
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1970-05-02Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 2, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 2, 1970, Los Angeles]

[Prabhupāda and devotees chant Invocation and Mantras 1–14]

" oṁ pūrṇam adaḥ pūrṇam idaṁ pūrṇāt pūrṇam udacyate pūrṇasya pūrṇam ādāya
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1970-05-03Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 3, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 3, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. Ādi-puruṣam, the original Personality of Godhead. So, when we speak of Govinda, Govinda is not alone. Just like when we speak of king, it is to be understood that king is not alone. He has got many other followers, secretaries, ministers, soldiers
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1970-05-04Īśo Mantra 1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 4, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 1 — May 4, 1970, Los Angeles]

Gargamuni: “In the Bhagavad-gītā the Lord directly states that He accepts the vegetable foodstuffs from the hands of a pure devotee. Therefore a human being should not only become a strict vegetarian, but he should also become a devotee of the Lord and offer to the Lord all his food and only then partake of the
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1970-05-05Īśo Mantra 3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī-Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 3 — May 5, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī-Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 3 [Śrī-Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 3 — May 5, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Kṛṣṇa is lion to the demons, and He’s a lamb to the devotees. [laughter] Hare Kṛṣṇa. Jaya. So the atheist, they say that “We have not seen Kṛṣṇa.
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1970-05-06Īśo Mantra 2–4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 2-4 — May 6, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 2–4 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 2-4 — May 6, 1970, Los Angeles]

[devotees chant Invocation and first two mantras]

Prabhupāda: Again from the beginning. [devotees repeat] Again. [devotees repeat] This is very important verse.
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1970-05-07Īśo Mantra 5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 5 — May 7, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 5 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 5 — May 7, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi. Where is Hayagrīva prabhu? Oh, that’s all right. So you have to construct a temple there like this.
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1970-05-08Īśo Mantra 6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 6 — May 8, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 6 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 6 — May 8, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: “A person who sees everything in relation to the Supreme Lord and sees all entities as His parts and parcels and who sees the Supreme Lord within everything never hates anything, nor any being.
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1970-05-09Īśo Mantra 7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 — May 9, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 — May 9, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Where is Rūpānuga Prabhu, yes? Ekendra Prabhu also there? Hare Kṛṣṇa... Hare Kṛṣṇa... Kneel down, OM [devotees chant verses];

"
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1970-05-10Īśo Mantra 7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 — May 10, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 7 — May 10, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Now this verse, verse number 7,

" yasmin sarvāṇi bhūtāni ātmaivābhūd vijānataḥ tatra ko mohaḥ kaḥ śoka ekatvam anupaśyataḥ
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1970-05-11Īśo Mantra 8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 — May 11, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 — May 11, 1970, Los Angeles]

[Prabhupāda and devotees chant Invocation and verses 1–7]

Prabhupāda: Again, from the beginning. [devotees repeat] Thank you very much. [break]

Apāpa-viddham
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1970-05-12Īśo Mantra 8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 — May 12, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 8 — May 12, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupada: Hare Kṛṣṇa Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare, Hare Rama Hare Rama... OM [Chanting of verses] This verse is little difficult, [chuckle] so chant and it will come, yes,
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1970-05-13Īśo Mantra 9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9 — May 13, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9 — May 13, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: [chanting with devotees:]

" andhaṁ tamaḥ praviśantiye ye ‘vidyām upāsate tato bhūya iva te tamo ya u vidyāyāṁ ratāḥ [Īśo 9]"
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1970-05-14Īśo Mantra 9–10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9-10 — May 14, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9–10 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 9-10 — May 14, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: [chuckles] Hare Kṛṣṇa. Chant. Oṁ pūrṇam adaḥ. [chants with devotees] Loudly. [chants Mantras 1–10] “The wise have explained to us that one result is derived from the culture of knowledge, and it is said that a different result is obtained from the culture of nescience.
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1970-05-15Īśo Mantra 10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 10 — May 15, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 10 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 10 — May 15, 1970, Los Angeles]

[Prabhupāda chants first ten verses with devotees]

Prabhupāda: So this verse is very important.

" anyad evāhur vidyayā anyad āhur avidyayā iti śuśruma dhīrāṇāṁ
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1970-05-16Īśo Mantra 11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 11 — May 16, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 11 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 11 — May 16, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: “Only one who can learn the process of nescience and that of transcendental knowledge side by side can transcend the influence of repeated birth and death and enjoy the full blessings of immortality.
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1970-05-18Īśo Mantra 13–15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 13-15 — May 18, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 13–15 [Śrī Īśopaniṣad, Mantra 13-15 — May 18, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Everyone feeling all right?

Devotees: Yes, Prabhupāda. Jaya!

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. Page 65, Mantra 13. [chants mantra etc.]
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1971-07-08Īśo Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Īśopaniṣad Lecture [partially recorded] — July 8, 1971, Los Angeles

Śrī Īśopaniṣad Lecture [partially recorded] [Śrī Īśopaniṣad Lecture [partially recorded] — July 8, 1971, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Sings along with Govindam Prayers... Then recites Sri Isopanisad verses 1–12 with response from devotees.
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