Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1970-01-03SB 6.1.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.6 — January 3, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.6 [SB 6.1.6 — January 3, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalācaraṇa prayers]

" adhuneha mahā-bhāga yathaiva narakān naraḥ nānogra-yātanān neyāt tan me vyākhyātum arhasi [SB 6.1.6]"

Today we shall discuss a very nice historical event, the story
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1970-01-15SB 6.1.19plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.19 — January 15, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.19 [SB 6.1.19 — January 15, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda:

" sakṛn manaḥ kṛṣṇa-padāravindayor niveśitaṁ tad-guṇa-rāgī yair iha na te yamaṁ pāśa-bhṛtaś ca tad-bhatān svapne ‘pi paśyanti hi cīrṇa-niṣkṛtāḥ
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1970-02-18Varāha-dvādaśīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigVarāha-dvādaśī — February 18, 1970, Los Angeles

Varāha-dvādaśī, Lord Varāha’s Appearance Day [Varāha-dvādaśī — February 18, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: ...lifted the world when it was submerged within the water of Garbhodaka Ocean. The universe which we are seeing, it is only half. The other half is filled with water, and in that water is Garbhodakaśāyī Viṣṇu lying. So one demon, Hiraṇyākṣa, he pushed this earthly planet within that water, and Lord Kṛṣṇa delivered this earthly planet from water in the shape of a boar. So that auspicious d…
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1970-02-20Sannyāsa Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSannyāsa Initiation — February 20, 1970, Los Angeles

Sannyāsa Initiation [Sannyāsa Initiation — February 20, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Anyad āhur... What is the next śloka?

Devotees: [Śrīla Prabhupāda chants with the devotees]

" vidyāṁ cāvidyāṁ ca yas tad vedobhayaṁ saha
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1970-03-12Bg 7.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.1 — March 12, 1970, Los Angeles

Bhagavad-gītā 7.1 [Bg 7.1 — March 12, 1970, Los Angeles]

Devotee: “Now hear, O son of Pṛthā [Arjuna], how by practicing yoga in full consciousness of Me, with mind attached to Me, you can know Me in full, free from doubt.” Purport.

Prabhupāda:
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1970-04-16Lecture [Day after Lord Rāma's Appearance Day]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [Day after Lord Rāma’s Appearance Day] — April 16, 1970, Los Angeles

Lecture [Day after Lord Rāma’s Appearance Day] [Lecture [Day after Lord Rāma’s Appearance Day] — April 16, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: ...the incarnation of Godhead in the form of fish, beginning. Then Kūrma avatāra. Kūrma avatāra means the incarnation of God in the form of tortoise. Then Varāha
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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.
Los Angeles
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.
Los Angeles
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.
Los Angeles
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.
Los Angeles
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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1970-06-22Initiation of Mṛga-netrī Dāsīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation of Mṛga-netrī Dāsī — June 22, 1970, Los Angeles

Initiation of Mṛga-netrī Dāsī [Initiation of Mṛga-netrī Dāsī — June 22, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Chanting japa...

Prabhupāda: What is your name? Huh?

Lakṣmī-priyā: Lucy.

Prabhupāda: So your spiritual name, Lakṣmī-priyā. Lakṣmī-priyā, Lord Chaitanya
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1970-06-23NoDplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigThe Nectar of Devotion — June 23, 1970, Los Angeles

The Nectar of Devotion [The Nectar of Devotion — June 23, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. So we have published our Nectar of Devotion. So every one of you should read this Nectar of Devotion repeatedly. The whole substance of Vaiṣṇava philosophy and activities, everything is there. So every one of you read this
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1970-07-01SB 2.1.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.1.1 — July 1, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.1.1 [SB 2.1.1 — July 1, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. So we have got new book, The First Step in God-Realization. Yes. Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Devotees: Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Prabhupāda: First, Invocation. [devotees repeating each word]
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1970-07-02SB 2.1.1–6 Excerptsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.1.1-6 Excerpts — July 2, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.1.1–6 Excerpts [SB 2.1.1-6 Excerpts — July 2, 1970, Los Angeles]

[Prabhupāda and devotees recite verses]

Prabhupāda: Śrotavyādīni rājendra nṛṇāṁ santi sahasraśaḥ [SB 2.1.2].

“My dear king...” Śukadeva Gosvāmī is speaking to King Parīkṣit that
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1970-07-03Initiation: Śrī Raṅga, Romaharṣaṇa, Śrīdharaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation: Śrī Raṅga, Romaharṣaṇa, Śrīdhara — July 3, 1970, Los Angeles

Initiation: Śrī Raṅga, Romaharṣaṇa, Śrīdhara [Initiation: Śrī Raṅga, Romaharṣaṇa, Śrīdhara — July 3, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Ten kinds of offenses, they are mentioned in the paper. You should avoid, and follow the regulative principles. Just like if you ignite fire, if the wood is dry, then the fire very quickly takes place. And if it is moist, wet, then it takes time. So, so avoiding these ten kinds of offenses and following the rules and regulation will quickly ignite the fire of Kṛṣṇa…
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1970-07-04Ratha-yātrā and Press Conferenceplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRatha-yātrā and Press Conference — July 4, 1970, San Francisco

Ratha-yātrā and Press Conference [Ratha-yātrā and Press Conference — July 4, 1970, San Francisco]

[ecstatic kīrtana, prema-dhvanī]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Madhudviṣa: His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta will now deliver a brief message in regarding the Ratha-yātrā festival, following which the members of the press will present their questions to His Divine Grace.
San Francisco
1970-07-04Guṇḍicā Mārjanam Cleansing of the Guṇḍicā Temple, Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigGuṇḍicā Mārjanam Cleansing of the Guṇḍicā Temple, Lecture — July 4, 1970, San Francisco

Guṇḍicā Mārjanam Cleansing of the Guṇḍicā Temple, Lecture [Guṇḍicā Mārjanam Cleansing of the Guṇḍicā Temple, Lecture — July 4, 1970, San Francisco]

Devotees: All glories to Prabhupāda! Jāyate Prabhupāda! Jaya!

Prabhupāda:
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1970-07-05Ratha-yātrāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRatha-yātrā Lecture — July 5, 1970, San Francisco

Ratha-yātrā [Ratha-yātrā Lecture — July 5, 1970, San Francisco]

Prabhupāda: My dear boys and girls, those who have come here, I welcome you on behalf of Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu. Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu appeared five hundred years ago, and He introduced this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement. This Ratha-yātrā is one of the item of this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement. Jagannātha, just try to understand Jagannātha.
San Francisco
1970-08-01SB 2.1.11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.1.11 — August 1, 1970, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.1.11 [SB 2.1.11 — August 1, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. Yes?

Karandhara: It’s going to take a few minutes to get set up so should we just go ahead? It’ll take a few minutes for the photographer to get set up, get ready.
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1970-08-02Nṛsiṁha Prayersplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigPurport to Nṛsiṁha Prayers — August 2, 1970, Los Angeles

Purport to Nṛsiṁha Prayers [Purport to Nṛsiṁha Prayers — August 2, 1970, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Devotees: Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Prabhupāda: Everything all right?

Devotees: Jaya.

Prabhupāda: Chant Nṛsiṁha mantra.
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1970-11-02Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — November 2, 1970, Bombay

Lecture [Lecture — November 2, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalācaraṇa prayers] Before speaking on the verses already quoted by my disciples, I may be permitted to read a portion of my preface to the Hare Kṛṣṇa Movement. Those who are my, our life members, they have got the
Bombay
1970-11-04Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — November 4, 1970, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — November 4, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: One of our relatives, long, long ago, he happened to be, as my grandmother..., my cousin’s, oh, grandfather. He went to England in those old days and he became a parsiyas[?] doctor, very
Bombay
1970-11-06SB 6.1.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.6 — November 6, 1970, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.6 [SB 6.1.6 — November 6, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda:

" ...mahā-bhāga yathaiva narakān naraā nānogra-yātanān neyāt tan me vyākhyātum arhasi [SB 6.1.6]"

There was topics of the different hellish conditions of life according to different sinful activities. There is description in the
Bombay
1970-11-07Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — November 7, 1970, Bombay

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — November 7, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: ...śikṣāṣṭaka. Śikṣa means instruction, and aṣṭaka means eight. He has given us eight verses to understand this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement, and I shall try to explain. Please hear attentively.
Bombay
1970-11-07Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — November 7, 1970, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — November 7, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: These are also done within these five years.

Guest (1): And that too, in the foreign countries, to establish that, it is...

Guest (2): Yes, it’s a wonderful thing. I was all the while imagining, imagining
Bombay
1970-11-10Lecture [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [partially recorded] — November 10, 1970, Bombay

Lecture [partially recorded] [Lecture [partially recorded] — November 10, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: ...but Vedas indicate that He is the supreme eternal, nityo nityānām. There are many eternals, many millions and trillions of eternals, but He is the supreme eternal.
Bombay
1970-11-10SB 6.1.14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.14 — November 10, 1970, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.14 [SB 6.1.14 — November 10, 1970, Bombay]

[begins with short conversation with devotees]

Prabhupāda: [chants verse] It is recording? [break] We have to... Nobody is preparing that way. So when Guptas[?] took you from the train, where did you stay?
Bombay
1970-11-15SB 6.1.19 and Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.19 and Conversation — November 15, 1970, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.19 and Conversation [SB 6.1.19 and Conversation — November 15, 1970, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: So I will have to inform that man he’ll come at about ten.

Haṁsadūta: He’ll come in time tonight? It’s on the way to Gorakhpur?
Bombay
1970-12-11Speech to Mahārāja and Mahārāṇīplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSpeech to Mahārāja and Mahārāṇī — December 11, 1970, Indore

Speech to Mahārāja and Mahārāṇī [Speech to Mahārāja and Mahārāṇī — December 11, 1970, Indore]

Haṁsadūta: The following speech was recorded by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Gosvāmī Mahārāja at the Lal Bhag Palace before Their Highnesses Mahārāja Tukoji Rao Halokar, Mahārāṇī Sarmistha Bhai Halokar, on December 11, 1970 at five p.m. in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Indore
1970-12-12Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 12, 1970, Indore

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 12, 1970, Indore]

Prabhupāda: For young man, the more he sleeps, he is dead. He’s a dead body. A child, if he overeats, if he overeats, then it is not bad for him. So anyone overeats, it is bad, specially for old man. And if child gets diarrhea, it is good for him. When a old man gets diarrhea, it is death for him. Child gets diarrhea means whatever poisons he has acquired he gets out. His health becomes renovated. And old man, if he gets diarrhea…
Indore
1970-12-13Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 13, 1970, Indore

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 13, 1970, Indore]

Prabhupāda: ...your devatā finished. But your relationship with Kṛṣṇa will never finish---nityo nityānāṁ---because you are nitya, Kṛṣṇa is nitya. That relationship, we have to reestablish that relation. That is the function of the human body. If you are simply busy with this temporary nature, then you are losing time. The temporary relationship will
Indore
1970-12-13Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 13, 1970, Indore

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 13, 1970, Indore]

Prabhupāda: You have heard about our philosophy? You have heard about our philosophy?

Guest [1] [Indian man]: Whatever I have read, but, you see, I don’t believe what I have read. I believe only whatever I have talked to you, whatever you have said.
Indore
1970-12-13SB 6.1.22plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.22 — December 13, 1970, Indore

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.22 [SB 6.1.22 — December 13, 1970, Indore]

Prabhupāda: But we have to do in such a way that I may not be in inconvenience. Take something. All right. Bring something; take one piece. That’s all. Finished. You were drinking before?
Indore
1970-12-15Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 15, 1970, Surat

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 15, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: You understand what is the meaning of Bhāgavata, this word, Bhāgavata? You understand? These are the common questions. If you do not understand this common question then how you can instruct others?
Surat
1970-12-15SB 6.1.27plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.27 — December 15, 1970, Indore

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.27 [SB 6.1.27 — December 15, 1970, Indore]

Prabhupāda: ...all sinful contamination. Therefore purposely they commit sinful activity and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa to counteract. That is also greatest offense, that “Because I am chanting Hare Kṛṣṇa
Indore
1970-12-16SB 6.1.32plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.32 — December 16, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.32 [SB 6.1.32 — December 16, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda:

" ke yūyaṁ pratiṣeddhāro dharma-rājasya śāsanam ūcur niṣedhitās tāṁs te vaisvasvata-puraḥ saraḥ [SB 6.1.32]"

So the constables of Yamarāja inquired from the Vaikuṇṭhadūta, the messengers of Vaikuṇṭha, that
Surat
1970-12-17Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 17, 1970, Surat

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 17, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: That is the same...

Guest [1] [Indian man]: Māyāvādīs may die like that, imagining... [Hindi] Ara saba bhṛtya.

Prabhupāda: Yes. They are after, inquiring after Brahmān, but nobody could give them. So they have got it. Now they are taking it. This is stage. [Hindi] That is the stage,
Surat
1970-12-17SB 6.1.27–34plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.27-34 — December 17, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.27–34 [SB 6.1.27-34 — December 17, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda:

" sa evaṁ vartamānaḥ ajñaḥ mṛtyu-kāla upasthite matiṁ cakāra tanaye bāle nārāyaṇa-āhvaye [SB 6.1.27]"

So Ajāmila, at the point of his death, just remembered his youngest son, who was named Nārāyaṇa. So the Nārāyaṇa, very name, has got the full potency of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Nārāyaṇa. That is the secret of this
Surat
1970-12-19SB 6.1.34–39plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.34-39 — December 19, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.34–39 [SB 6.1.34-39 — December 19, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: There are so many ladies.

Guest (1): And there are so many English devotees.

Prabhupāda: Eh?

Guest (1): English devotees.

Prabhupāda: That’s all right. [Hindi] So the constables of Yamarāja, they are describing the bodily features of the Viṣṇudūta. You can have an idea of the Viṣṇuloka, or Vaikuṇṭhaloka. From this study, we have to understand that there is a spiritual sky, and that is far, far extensive than t…
Surat
1970-12-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — December 21, 1970, Surat

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — December 21, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: So your father has got personality. And why the ultimate Godhead is not a person? What is this philosophy? If God is father, He must be person. How you can prove God imperson? Eh?
Surat
1970-12-21SB 6.1.39–40plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.39-40 — December 21, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.39–40 [SB 6.1.39-40 — December 21, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: That is the material disease. Therefore Caitanya Mahāprabhu says, ceto-darpaṇa-mārjanam [Cc. Antya 20.12]. This roguism has to be purged. Then talk of spiritualism. At heart, dirty things are so much hugely accumulated by millions of years
Surat
1970-12-22SB 6.1.40plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.40 — December 22, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.40 [SB 6.1.40 — December 22, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: So those who attend lecture will kindly sit down. Speaking in English for the majority.

Haṁsadūta: Following lecture is recorded on the morning of the twenty second, December nineteen seventy one, nineteen seventy, Surat, India.
Surat
1970-12-23SB 6.1.41–42plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 6.1.41-42 — December 23, 1970, Surat

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.41–42 [SB 6.1.41-42 — December 23, 1970, Surat]

Prabhupāda: ...means Vedic injunction, and Vedic injunction means directly the Supreme Personality of Godhead. This is the sum and substance. Dharma means approved by the
Surat