Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

Filtered by year=1974

DateTypeCity
1974-01-01SB 1.16.4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.4 — January 1, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.4 [SB 1.16.4 — January 1, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]
Los Angeles
1974-01-02SB 1.16.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.5 — January 2, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.5 [SB 1.16.5 — January 2, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.

Devotees: Jaya!

Prabhupāda: [Chants jaya rādhā-mādhava] [prema-dhvani]

Hare Kṛṣṇa. Cite. Hare Kṛṣṇa.
Los Angeles
1974-01-03Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 3, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 3, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: ...is that nṛpa-liṅga-dharaṁ śūdram. The śūdras, fourth-class men, they are on the government execute. This is one defect. And another defect is, ghnantaṁ go-mithunaṁ padā
Los Angeles
1974-01-03SB 1.16.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.6 — January 3, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.6 [SB 1.16.6 — January 3, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

" athavāsya padāmbhoja-
Los Angeles
1974-01-04SB 1.16.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.7 — January 4, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.7 [SB 1.16.7 — January 4, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

" kṣudrāyuṣāṁ nṛṇām aṅga martyānām ṛtam icchatām ihopahūto bhagavān
Los Angeles
1974-01-05Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 5, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 5, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: ...service.

Devotee (1): Yes, I did.

Prabhupāda: You give me... [break]

Devotee (2): He’s in the... Parking the car.

Prabhupāda: Oh. [break] [indistinct] ...is another plan for wasting time. [devotees laugh] So the material world means they have got different devices for wasting time, not for utilizing time. Is it correct?
Los Angeles
1974-01-05SB 1.16.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.8 — January 5, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.8 [SB 1.16.8 — January 5, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

" na kaścin mriyate tāvad yāvad āsta ihāntakaḥ etad-arthaṁ hi bhagavān āhūtaḥ paramarṣibhiḥ
Los Angeles
1974-01-07Morning Walk, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk, partially recorded — January 7, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk, partially recorded [Morning Walk, partially recorded — January 7, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: ...although it appears that he’s very stern. But he’s friend.

Devotee: The criminal thinks that “Oh, he’s my enemy.”

Prabhupāda:
Los Angeles
1974-01-07SB 1.16.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.10 — January 7, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.10 [SB 1.16.10 — January 7, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

[Prabhupāda interrupts to correct third line]

" sūta uvāca yadā parīkṣit kuru-jāṅgale
Los Angeles
1974-01-08Morning Walk, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk, partially recorded — January 8, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk, partially recorded [Morning Walk, partially recorded — January 8, 1974, Los Angeles]

[in car]

Prabhupāda: ...purport of the Bhāgavata. Divā vyartha-karmabhiḥ. Karmabhiḥ. Divā ca vyartha-karmabhiḥ [SB 1.16.9]. [break] That’s all.
Los Angeles
1974-01-08SB 1.16.11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.11 — January 8, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.11 [SB 1.16.11 — January 8, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: So what is the arrangement? [break] Maṇḍapa, it is being trampled by children and others, with the dust of their feet, and God will come there.

Devotee: [indistinct]
Los Angeles
1974-01-09Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 9, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 9, 1974, Los Angeles]

Nitāi: January 9th, 1974, Los Angeles. Morning walk. [break]

Prabhupāda: ...origin of everything, animate or inanimate.

Prajāpati: Jaya. Your lecture this morning was brilliant, Śrīla Prabhupāda. Your logic could defeat anybody. [Prabhupāda chuckles] The theological rascals, though, they will not accept any authority except their own mind. They are such nonsense.
Los Angeles
1974-01-09SB 1.16.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.12 — January 9, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.12 [SB 1.16.12 — January 9, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

" bhadrāśvaṁ ketumālaṁ ca
Los Angeles
1974-01-10Initiationsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiations — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles

Initiations [Initiations — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: So your spiritual name is Abhirāma...?

Karandhara: Manobhirāma.

Prabhupāda: Manobhirāma. Manobhirāma. Manobhirāma is Kṛṣṇa. He pleases everyone’s mind.

Devotees:
Los Angeles
1974-01-10Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles]

Satsvarūpa: We always say that you water..., the best way to water the tree is from the root, but he says that the way that nature actually waters is from the top.

Prabhupāda: So wherefrom the top water comes?
Los Angeles
1974-01-10SB 1.16.13–15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.13-15 — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.13–15 [SB 1.16.13-15 — January 10, 1974, Los Angeles]

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

" tatra tatropaśṛṇvānaḥ sva-pūrveṣāṁ mahātmanām pragīyamāṇaṁ ca yaśaḥ
Los Angeles
1974-01-11Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 11, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 11, 1974, Los Angeles]

Nitāi: January 11th, 1974. Morning walk. [break]

Satsvarūpa: ...by reading the books, he’d understood that we should become completely desireless. So he wanted more explanation. And in the car coming out Śrīla Prabhupāda just explained that our desire can
Los Angeles
1974-01-11SB 1.16.16plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.16 — January 11, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.16 [SB 1.16.16 — January 11, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.

Devotees: Jaya. Haribol.

Prabhupāda: [leads singing of Jaya Rādhā-Mādhava] [prema-dhvani] Thank you very much.
Los Angeles
1974-01-12Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 12, 1974, Los Angeles

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 12, 1974, Los Angeles]

Nitāi: Morning Walk, January 12th, 1974, Los Angeles. [break]

Prabhupāda: ...accepting a leader, one has to consider what is the position of the leader. They do not take such account. Now they calculate if the leader is very cunning, then he is qualified. They think that politics means cheating, cunning, bluffing. That is good qualification. Lloyd George, sometimes before he came, he said,
Los Angeles
1974-01-12SB 1.16.17plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.17 — January 12, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.17 [SB 1.16.17 — January 12, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Yes. Go on.

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]
Los Angeles
1974-01-13SB 1.16.18plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.18 — January 13, 1974, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.18 [SB 1.16.18 — January 13, 1974, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: Govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi.

Devotees: Jaya! Haribol.

Prabhupāda: [leads chanting of Jaya Rādhā-Mādhava] [leads prema-dhvani prayers] Thank you very much.
Los Angeles
1974-01-15Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 15, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 15, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: ...one poster.

Satsvarūpa: ...select [break] ...real leaders don’t spoil life.

Bali-mardana: Yeah, I saw the plan. It’s nice.

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Bali-mardana: I saw the plans for it; it
Honolulu
1974-01-15SB 1.16.19plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.19 — January 15, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.19 [SB 1.16.19 — January 15, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" dharma uvāca kaccid bhadre ‘nāmayam ātmanas te vicchāyāsi mlāyateṣan mukhena ālakṣaye bhavatīm antar-ādhiṁ
Honolulu
1974-01-16Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 16, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 16, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: ...enjoy in Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Don’t forget Kṛṣṇa. Then you are well. Nirbandhaḥ kṛṣṇa-sambandhe yuktaṁ vairāgyam ucyate [Brs. 1.2.255]. Such a nice park. If we hold
Honolulu
1974-01-16SB 1.16.20plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.20 — January 16, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.20 [SB 1.16.20 — January 16, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" pādair nyūnaṁ śocasi maika-pādam
Honolulu
1974-01-17SB 1.16.21plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.21 — January 17, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.21 [SB 1.16.21 — January 17, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" arakṣyamāṇāḥ striya urvi bālān śocasy atho puruṣādair ivārtān vācaṁ devīṁ brahma-kule kukarmaṇy
Honolulu
1974-01-18Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 18, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 18, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: ...“good morning,” what is the meaning?

Devotee: Well, it’s just actually become an expression of greeting. Literally, of course, it means that “I am pleased to see you, happy to meet you. Good morning.
Honolulu
1974-01-18SB 1.16.22plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.22 — January 18, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.22 [SB 1.16.22 — January 18, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" kiṁ kṣatra-bandhūn kalinopasṛṣṭān rāṣṭrāṇi vā tair avaropitāni itas tato vāśana-pāna-vāsaḥ-
Honolulu
1974-01-19Morning Walk, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk, partially recorded — January 19, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk, partially recorded [Morning Walk, partially recorded — January 19, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: [japa] ...spoil this tree. Everything, their business is spoiling.

Kṛṣṇa-caitanya: The day before yesterday we were driving down the road and we came across all of these coconut trees, and they were trimming them, and all of the coconuts were up on the trees, but they were cutting them down, letting them just fall to the ground. And the coconuts were cracking and just being wasted compl…
Honolulu
1974-01-19SB 1.16.23plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.23 — January 19, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.23 [SB 1.16.23 — January 19, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" yadvāmba te bhūri-bharāvatāra-
Honolulu
1974-01-20Morning Walk, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk, partially recorded — January 20, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk, partially recorded [Morning Walk, partially recorded — January 20, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: The pilots do not like to go?

Nitāi: There’s nothing for them to do there.

Satsvarūpa: There’s no life there. They want to go where there may be life. Now they know there
Honolulu
1974-01-20SB 1.16.24plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.24 — January 20, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.24 [SB 1.16.24 — January 20, 1974, Honolulu]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse]

" idaṁ mamācakṣva tavādhimūlaṁ vasundhare yena vikarśitāsi
Honolulu
1974-01-21Morning Walk, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk, partially recorded — January 21, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk, partially recorded [Morning Walk, partially recorded — January 21, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: [japa] ..sinful activities, fishing. Just see. Killing another animal, beginning of life, of the day. Such a nice civilization they have created: waste of time and sinful activities.
Honolulu
1974-01-21SB 1.16.25–30plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.25-30 — January 21, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.25–30 [SB 1.16.25-30 — January 21, 1974, Honolulu]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse]

" dharaṇy uvāca bhavān hi veda tat sarvaṁ yan māṁ dharmānupṛcchasi caturbhir vartase yena pādair loka-sukhāvahaiḥ
Honolulu
1974-01-22Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 22, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 22, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: ...that “Unless we see.” But you see, but you cannot go. Your argument is, “Unless we see.” But you are seeing there is another planet, so many hundred and thousands, millions of planets, but you cannot go there. That is your inefficiency. How can you say? Because your theory is
Honolulu
1974-01-23Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 23, 1974, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 23, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: ...that sex is there.

Sudāmā: Yes, yes.

Prabhupāda: That is not missed.

Sudāmā: No.

Prabhupāda: Therefore Bhāgavata says, viṣayaḥ khalu sarvataḥ syāt [SB 11.9.29].
Honolulu
1974-01-23SB 1.16.26–30plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.26-30 — January 23, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.26–30 [SB 1.16.26-30 — January 23, 1974, Honolulu]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse]

Prabhupāda: Satyaṁ śaucaṁ dayā kṣāntis.

Pradyumna:

" satyaṁ śaucaṁ dayā kṣāntis
Honolulu
1974-01-28Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation Lecture — January 28, 1974, Honolulu

Initiation Lecture [Initiation Lecture — January 28, 1974, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: So, the beads are chanted?

Devotee: No, [indistinct].

Prabhupāda: Why?

Devotee: You said they would be chanted during the ceremony.

Prabhupāda: You told, not,
Honolulu
1974-01-28SB 1.16.35plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.35 — January 28, 1974, Honolulu

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.35 [SB 1.16.35 — January 28, 1974, Honolulu]

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

" kā vā saheta virahaṁ puruṣottamasya premāvaloka-rucira-smita-valgu-jalpaiḥ sthairyaṁ samānam aharan madhu-māninīnāṁ
Honolulu
1974-01-29Arrivalplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival — January 29, 1974, Tokyo

Arrival [Arrival — January 29, 1974, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: The government export then import. [Hindi conversation with Indian man]

Have kīrtana. [kīrtana] [chants prema-dhvani]

[12:45]

The child is responsive. The child is responsive.

Devotee:
Tokyo
1974-01-30Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 30, 1974, Tokyo

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 30, 1974, Tokyo]

[interspersed with japa throughout]

Devotee (1): ...as a religious organization, so for a society to be registered we have to own the property. So we purchased a house, and I think that we are going to have to keep a Deity in this
Tokyo
1974-01-30Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 30, 1974, Tokyo

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 30, 1974, Tokyo]

Devotee: According to him, he hasn’t disobeyed the regulative principles of eating meat, intoxication, sex life. But he has some fantasyland in his mind, which he tries to live in.
Tokyo
1974-01-30SB 1.16.36plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.16.36 — January 30, 1974, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.16.36 [SB 1.16.36 — January 30, 1974, Tokyo]

[no audio]

Prabhupāda: So there are others coming? Eh? Where is Sañjaya? Class, not always everyone attends?

Devotee (1): It’s usually everyone.

Prabhupāda: Eh?

Devotee (1):
Tokyo
1974-01-31Bg 7.1–5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.1-5 — January 31, 1974, Hong Kong

Bhagavad-gītā 7.1–5 [Bg 7.1-5 — January 31, 1974, Hong Kong]

Prabhupāda: Next verse, go on.

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse]

" jñānaṁ te ‘haṁ sa-vijñānam idaṁ vakṣyāmy aśeṣataḥ yaj jñātvā neha bhūyo ‘nyaj
Hong Kong
1974-02-06Bg 3.9–14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 3.9-14 — February 6, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 3.9–14 [Bg 3.9-14 — February 6, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Prabhupāda: Oṁ namo bhagavat...

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-06Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 6, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 6, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Prabhupāda: My Godbrother’s son-in-law, they came to see me.

Gurudāsa: Any service for me?

Prabhupāda: What you are doing there now?

Gurudāsa: Um, I’ve just been talking with Saurabha about the Māyāpur plans to present at this conference in Vancouver, exposition. We
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-07Bg 4.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.1 — February 7, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 4.1 [Bg 4.1 — February 7, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Prabhupāda:

" imaṁ vivasvate yogaṁ proktavān aham avyayam vivasvān manave prāha manur ikṣvākave ‘bravīt [Bg. 4.1]"

Yesterday this yoga system... Anything attempting to understand the Absolute Truth, it is called
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-08Bg 4.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.2 — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 4.2 [Bg 4.2 — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct] So we have explained rājarṣi, the big kings just like Manu, Ikṣvāku coming from the sun god. The Indians, it is known that there are two kinds of
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

[Indian devotee reciting Sanskrit praṇaṁ-mantras] [break]

[01:34]

Prabhupāda: Nītyānanda Prabhu.

Gurudas: Is he...

Prabhupāda: Brahmacārī.

Gurudas:
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 8, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Prabhupāda: “...sun-god is [indistinct] to You. How am I to understand that in the beginning he instructed the science [indistinct]?” So that is Kṛṣṇa. Kṛṣṇa
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-09Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 9, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 9, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Prabhupāda: Seven hundred?

Devotee: [indistinct]

Prabhupāda: Oh.

Devotee: On the other side of [indistinct]. I think it crosses...

Prabhupāda: In USA.... [break], Eight hundred [indistinct].
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-10Bg 4.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.3 — February 10, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 4.3 [Bg 4.3 — February 10, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Prabhupada:

" bhakto ‘si me sakhā ceti rahasyaṁ hy etad uttamam [Bg. 4.3]"

So this verse we discussed last night, that this bhagavad-bhakti-yoga is not a new thing. It is purātanaḥ.
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-11Appearance Dayplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigAppearance Day of Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura — February 11, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Appearance Day of Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura [Appearance Day of Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura — February 11, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvani prayers] So, all these garlands, the Vaiṣṇava who has come, garland. Hare Kṛṣṇa. [break]
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-11Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 11, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 11, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Devotee (1): This is from Narotoma dāsa ..

Prabhupāda: Narottama dāsa...Narottama dāsa Prārthanā is mentioned as Vedic injunction.

Devotee (1): Hm.

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa.
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-12Bg 4.4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.4 — February 12, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 4.4 [Bg 4.4 — February 12, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

Pradyumna: [leads the chanting word-for-word and verse] [devotees repeat]

" arjuna uvāca aparaṁ bhavato janma paraṁ janma vivasvataḥ katham etad vijānīyāṁ
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-12Lecture, partially recordedplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture, partially recorded — February 12, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Lecture, partially recorded [Lecture, partially recorded — February 12, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Devotee: ...celebrated astronomer. [break]

Prabhupāda: ...it is the Goloka Vṛndāvana where Kṛṣṇa is situated. Goloka eva nivasaty akhilātma-bhūtaḥ
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-13Bg 4.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 4.5 — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Bhagavad-gītā 4.5 [Bg 4.5 — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[poor recording]

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

Prabhupāda: No other copies? Yes?
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-13Lecture [Hindi]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture [Hindi] — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Lecture [Hindi] [Lecture [Hindi] — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Prabhupāda: Vaisnava Gentlemen and Mothers, You all by your mercy have respected me for that I am very grateful to you. I do not have any qualification, but by God’s grace, By Guru’s and Vaiṣṇava
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-13Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

[no audio]

Gurudāsa: I came back a little ahead because they wanted to make sure Pālikā was all right.

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Gurudāsa: I came back a little ahead because they wanted to make sure Pālikā was all right.
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-13Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 13, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Dr. Kapoor: [Hindi] As I understand [indistinct---moving of mic]. The export minister C. D. Gupta. C. D. Gupta, the old chief minister, you see. He is coming, and I take it they have arranged a program in his honor. I don
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-14Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 14, 1974, Vṛndāvana

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 14, 1974, Vṛndāvana]

Prabhupāda: ...even those who are farmers [indistinct]. In India also. As soon as they get some education, they don’t want to be a farmer.

Gurudāsa: They’re going to the cities.
Vṛndāvana
1974-02-17Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 17, 1974, Bombay

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 17, 1974, Bombay]

Yaśomatīnandana: ... everybody he saw Kṛṣṇa, and the people knew...[indistinct] [laughter] Right, Prabhupāda?

Prabhupāda: His father could not. His father could not.

Yaśomatīnandana:
Bombay
1974-02-18Bg 7.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.3 — February 18, 1974, Bombay

Bhagavad-gītā 7.3 [Bg 7.3 — February 18, 1974, Bombay]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting, etc.] [devotees repeat]

" manuṣyāṇāṁ sahasreṣu kaścid yatati siddhaye yatatām api siddhānāṁ kaścin māṁ vetti tattvataḥ [Bg. 7.3]"

[01:39]

Translation:
Bombay
1974-02-19Bg 7.4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.4 — February 19, 1974, Bombay

Bhagavad-gītā 7.4 [Bg 7.4 — February 19, 1974, Bombay]

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

" bhūmir āpo ‘nalo vāyuḥ
Bombay