Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1975-01-01SB 3.26.23–4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.23-4 — January 1, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.23–4 [SB 3.26.23-4 — January 1, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" mahat-tattvād vikurvāṇād bhagavad-vīrya-sambhavāt kriyā-śaktir ahaṅkāras tri-vidhaḥ samapadyata"

" vaikārikas taijasaś ca
Bombay
1975-01-02SB 3.26.25plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.25 — January 2, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.25 [SB 3.26.25 — January 2, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: “The threefold ahaṅkāra, the source of the gross elements, the senses and the mind, is hence identical with them because it is their cause. It is known by the name of Saṅkarṣaṇa, who is directly Lord Ananta with a thousand heads.
Bombay
1975-01-03Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 3, 1975, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 3, 1975, Bombay]

Devotee: ...volume two. That was from Jayatīrtha. This is actually the most complete report. Everything else is additional to this. It is very, uh, all the details. “My Dear Śrīla Prabhupāda, Please accept my worthless obeisances at your divine lotus feet. I pray that by your divine mercy I will obtain unquestioning faith in your instructions. It appears from all evidence of the revealed scriptures that it is in this way only my sp…
Bombay
1975-01-03SB 3.26.26plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.26 — January 3, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.26 [SB 3.26.26 — January 3, 1975, Bombay]

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

" kartṛtvaṁ karaṇatvaṁ ca kāryatvaṁ ceti lakṣaṇam śānta-ghora-vimūḍhatvam
Bombay
1975-01-04SB 3.26.27plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.27 — January 4, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.27 [SB 3.26.27 — January 4, 1975, Bombay]

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

" vaikārikād vikurvāṇān manas-tattvam ajāyata yat-saṅkalpa-vikalpābhyāṁ
Bombay
1975-01-05SB 3.26.28plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.28 — January 5, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.28 [SB 3.26.28 — January 5, 1975, Bombay]

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

" yad vidur hy aniruddhākhyaṁ hṛṣīkāṇām adhīśvaram śāradendīvara-śyāmaṁ saṁrādhyaṁ yogibhiḥ śanaiḥ
Bombay
1975-01-06SB 3.26.29plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.29 — January 6, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.29 [SB 3.26.29 — January 6, 1975, Bombay]

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

" taijasāt tu vikurvāṇād buddhi-tattvam abhūt sati dravya-sphuraṇa-vijñānam
Bombay
1975-01-07SB 3.26.30plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.30 — January 7, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.30 [SB 3.26.30 — January 7, 1975, Bombay]

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

" saṁśayo ‘tha viparyāso niścayaḥ smṛtir eva ca
Bombay
1975-01-08SB 3.26.31plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.31 — January 8, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.31 [SB 3.26.31 — January 8, 1975, Bombay]

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

"
Bombay
1975-01-09SB 3.26.32plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.32 — January 9, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.32 [SB 3.26.32 — January 9, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: [indistinct]

Prabhupāda: And why it is that? All right.

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.]
Bombay
1975-01-11SB 3.26.34plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.34 — January 11, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.34 [SB 3.26.34 — January 11, 1975, Bombay]

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

" bhūtānāṁ chidra-dātṛtvaṁ bahir antaram eva ca prāṇendriyātma-dhiṣṇyatvaṁ nabhaso vṛtti-lakṣaṇam
Bombay
1975-01-12SB 3.26.35–36plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.35-36 — January 12, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.35–36 [SB 3.26.35-36 — January 12, 1975, Bombay]

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

" nabhasaḥ śabda-tanmātrāt kāla-gatyā vikurvataḥ sparśo ‘bhavat tato vāyus tvak sparśasya ca saṅgrahaḥ
Bombay
1975-01-14SB 3.26.39plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.39 — January 14, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.39 [SB 3.26.39 — January 14, 1975, Bombay]

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

" dravyākṛtitvaṁ guṇatā vyakti-saṁsthātvam eva ca
Bombay
1975-01-15SB 3.26.40plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.40 — January 15, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.40 [SB 3.26.40 — January 15, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" dyotanaṁ pacanaṁ pānam adanaṁ hima-mardanam tejaso vṛttayas tv etāḥ śoṣaṇaṁ kṣut tṛḍ eva ca [SB 3.26.40]"

[break] [01:27]
Bombay
1975-01-16SB 3.26.41plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.41 — January 16, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.41 [SB 3.26.41 — January 16, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" rūpa-mātrād vikurvāṇāt tejaso daiva-coditāt rasa-mātram abhūt tasmād ambho jihvā rasa-grahaḥ [SB 3.26.41]"

[break] [02:58]

Bombay
1975-01-17SB 3.26.42plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.42 — January 17, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.42 [SB 3.26.42 — January 17, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: “Although originally one, taste becomes manifold as astringent, sweet, bitter, pungent, sour and salty due to contact with other substances.”

Prabhupāda:

" kaṣāyo madhuras tiktaḥ
Bombay
1975-01-18SB 3.26.43plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.43 — January 18, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.43 [SB 3.26.43 — January 18, 1975, Bombay]

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

" kledanaṁ piṇḍanaṁ tṛptiḥ prāṇanāpyāyanondanam tāpāpanodo bhūyastvam
Bombay
1975-01-19SB 3.26.44plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.44 — January 19, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.44 [SB 3.26.44 — January 19, 1975, Bombay]

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

" rasa-mātrād vikurvāṇād ambhaso daiva-coditāt
Bombay
1975-01-20SB 3.26.45plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.45 — January 20, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.45 [SB 3.26.45 — January 20, 1975, Bombay]

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

" karambha-pūti-saurabhya-
Bombay
1975-01-21SB 3.26.46plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.46 — January 21, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.46 [SB 3.26.46 — January 21, 1975, Bombay]

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

" bhāvanaṁ brahmaṇaḥ sthānaṁ dhāraṇaṁ sad-viśeṣaṇam sarva-sattva-guṇodbhedaḥ pṛthivī-vṛtti-lakṣaṇam
Bombay
1975-01-22SB 3.26.47plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 3.26.47 — January 22, 1975, Bombay

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.26.47 [SB 3.26.47 — January 22, 1975, Bombay]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" nabho-guṇa-viśeṣo ‘rtho yasya tac chrotram ucyate vāyor guṇa-viśeṣo ‘rtho yasya tat sparśanaṁ viduḥ [SB 3.26.47]"

[break] [01:19]
Bombay
1975-01-23Cornerstone, Bg 16.7–9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigCornerstone Laying, Bhagavad-gītā 16.7-9 — January 23, 1975, Bombay

Cornerstone Laying, Bhagavad-gītā 16.7–9 [Cornerstone Laying, Bhagavad-gītā 16.7-9 — January 23, 1975, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalācaraṇa prayers]

" ...mano-‘bhīṣṭaṁ sthāpitaṁ yena bhū-tale svayaṁ rūpaḥ kadā mahyaṁ
Bombay
1975-01-25Bg 7.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.1 — January 25, 1975, Hong Kong

Bhagavad-gītā 7.1 [Bg 7.1 — January 25, 1975, Hong Kong]

Nitāi: “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.”

Prabhupāda:
Hong Kong
1975-01-26Children’s Darśanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigChildren’s Darśana — January 26, 1975, Hong Kong

Children’s Darśana [Children’s Darśana — January 26, 1975, Hong Kong]

Prabhupāda: Try to answer, children? Do you know what is Kṛṣṇa? Who can say? You say something about Kṛṣṇa?

Girl: The Supreme Personality of Godhead.

Prabhupāda:
Hong Kong
1975-01-27Bg 16.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.7 — January 27, 1975, Tokyo

Bhagavad-gītā 16.7 [Bg 16.7 — January 27, 1975, Tokyo]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse, etc.] Chapter Sixteen, verse seven.
Tokyo
1975-01-27Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 27, 1975, Tokyo

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 27, 1975, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...flowers, fruits, and temperature is changing. It is rotating. Very fixed up, very timely. How can you say there is no control? How can you say? The animals cannot say, but any human being can say,
Tokyo
1975-01-28Bg 16.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.8 — January 28, 1975, Tokyo

Bhagavad-gītā 16.8 [Bg 16.8 — January 28, 1975, Tokyo]

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

" asatyam apratiṣṭhaṁ te jagad āhur anīśvaram aparaspara-sambhūtaṁ kim anyat kāma-haitukam [Bg. 16.8]"

[aside:] Page 732. [continues leading chanting with devotees responding]
Tokyo
1975-01-29Bg 16.1–3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.1-3 — January 29, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.1–3 [Bg 16.1-3 — January 29, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" abhayaṁ sattva-saṁśuddhir jñāna-yoga-vyavasthitiḥ dānaṁ damaś ca yajñaś ca svādhyāyas tapa ārjavam
Honolulu
1975-01-30Bg 16.4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.4 — January 30, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.4 [Bg 16.4 — January 30, 1975, Honolulu]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" dambho darpo ‘bhimānaś ca krodhaḥ pāruṣyam eva ca ajñānaṁ cābhijātasya pārtha sampadam āsurīm [Bg. 16.4]"

[break] [02:01]

“Arrogance, pride, anger, conceit, harshness and ignorance
Honolulu
1975-01-31Bg 16.5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.5 — January 31, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.5 [Bg 16.5 — January 31, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" daivī sampad vimokṣāya nibandhāyāsurī matā mā śucaḥ sampadaṁ daivīm abhijāto ‘si pāṇḍava [Bg. 16.5]"

[break] [02:02]
Honolulu
1975-02-02Bg 16.6plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.6 — February 2, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.6 [Bg 16.6 — February 2, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" dvau bhūta-sargau loke
Honolulu
1975-02-03Bg 16.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.7 — February 3, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.7 [Bg 16.7 — February 3, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" pravṛttiṁ ca nivṛttiṁ ca
Honolulu
1975-02-03Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 3, 1975, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 3, 1975, Honolulu]

Devotee: Nature’s law?

Prabhupāda: Yes, how the nature is working.

Devotee (1): It’s working, mayādhyakṣeṇa prakṛtiḥ suyate sa-carācaram [Bg. 9.10].

Prabhupāda: Yes.

Devotee (1):
Honolulu
1975-02-04Bg 16.8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.8 — February 4, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.8 [Bg 16.8 — February 4, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" asatyam apratiṣṭhaṁ te
Honolulu
1975-02-04Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 4, 1975, Honolulu

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 4, 1975, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: I remember those days immediately when I see the sea.

Haṁsadūta: You were getting seasick?

Prabhupāda: No, I liked it. Although I was sick, still, I liked it. Day and night, for thirty-five days.
Honolulu
1975-02-05Bg 16.9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.9 — February 5, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.9 [Bg 16.9 — February 5, 1975, Honolulu]

Prabhupāda: Yes. Go on.

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

" etāṁ dṛṣṭim avaṣṭabhya naṣṭātmāno ‘lpa-buddhayaḥ prabhavanty ugra-karmāṇaḥ
Honolulu
1975-02-06Bg 16.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.10 — February 6, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.10 [Bg 16.10 — February 6, 1975, Honolulu]

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

" kāmam āśritya duṣpūraṁ dambha-māna-madānvitāḥ mohād gṛhītvāsad-grāhān pravartante ‘śuci-vratāḥ
Honolulu
1975-02-07Bg 16.11–12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.11-12 — February 7, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.11–12 [Bg 16.11-12 — February 7, 1975, Honolulu]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] Chapter Sixteen, text 11 and 12. [leads chanting of verses, etc.]
Honolulu
1975-02-08Bg 16.13–15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 16.13-15 — February 8, 1975, Honolulu

Bhagavad-gītā 16.13–15 [Bg 16.13-15 — February 8, 1975, Honolulu]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] Chapter Sixteen, verses 13 through 15. [leads chanting of verses, etc.]
Honolulu
1975-02-09Arrival Addressplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival Address — February 9, 1975, Los Angeles

Arrival Address [Arrival Address — February 9, 1975, Los Angeles]

[kīrtana]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvani]

You can play Hari hari biphale janama. I shall... I’ll sing before you.

Devotees: Jaya Prabhupāda!

[03:35]

Prabhupāda: [sings Hari hari biphale janama
Los Angeles
1975-02-10Morning Walk Through the BBT Warehouseplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk Through the BBT Warehouse — February 10, 1975, Los Angeles

Morning Walk Through the BBT Warehouse [Morning Walk Through the BBT Warehouse — February 10, 1975, Los Angeles]

[in car]

Jayatīrtha: ...he’s in māyā. He doesn’t feel that he’ll be able to surrender to whatever instruction you give, so he doesn
Los Angeles
1975-02-10SB 2.8.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.8.7 — February 10, 1975, Los Angeles

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.8.7 [SB 2.8.7 — February 10, 1975, Los Angeles]

Prabhupāda: [Prema-dhvani] Thank you very much. Hare Kṛṣṇa.

Where is karatāla? My karatāla is in that... Where is Nitāi?

Jayatīrtha: [indistinct]

Prabhupāda: Heh?
Los Angeles
1975-02-11Arrival Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival Lecture — February 11, 1975, Mexico City

Arrival Lecture [Arrival Lecture — February 11, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated into Spanish throughout]

Prabhupāda: My dear devotees, ladies and gentlemen, I am very glad to see you again, I think after four years? Three years. I was trying to come here again
Mexico City
1975-02-11Bg 2.11plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.11 — February 11, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.11 [Bg 2.11 — February 11, 1975, Mexico City]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.]

" śrī bhagavān uvāca aśocyān anvaśocas tvaṁ prajñā-vādāṁś ca bhāṣase gatāsūn agatāsūṁś ca nānuśocanti paṇḍitāḥ
Mexico City
1975-02-12Bg 2.12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.12 — February 12, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.12 [Bg 2.12 — February 12, 1975, Mexico City]

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

" na tv evāhaṁ jātu nāsaṁ
Mexico City
1975-02-12Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Sanskrit Professor — February 12, 1975, Mexico City

Room Conversation with Sanskrit Professor [Room Conversation with Sanskrit Professor — February 12, 1975, Mexico City]

Hanumān: Excuse me; I have a lot of questions. I would like to ask you why we are so fortunate to have such a nice, genuine spiritual master as you, and some other have bogus spiritual master. Is it something of
Mexico City
1975-02-13Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Woman Sanskrit Professor — February 13, 1975, Mexico City

Room Conversation with Woman Sanskrit Professor [Room Conversation with Woman Sanskrit Professor — February 13, 1975, Mexico City]

Professor: ...of the knowledge. Of a...

Prabhupāda: Theory? Theory of?

Professor: Knowledge. And the ways to approach nature.
Mexico City
1975-02-14Bg 2.14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.14 — February 14, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.14 [Bg 2.14 — February 14, 1975, Mexico City]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] Bhagavad-gītā, Second Chapter, fourteenth verse. [leads chanting of verse]
Mexico City
1975-02-14Questions and Answersplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigQuestions and Answers — February 14, 1975, Mexico City

Questions and Answers [Questions and Answers — February 14, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated into Spanish throughout]

Prabhupāda: Actually, spiritual consciousness keeps the body fit. Just like in the body the spirit soul is there and the consciousness is also there, maybe polluted, but as soon as the spirit soul gives up this body, the body immediately begins to decompose. So the decomposition of the body is checked by the spiritual presence. So if you become advanced in spiritual consciousness…
Mexico City
1975-02-15Bg 2.15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.15 — February 15, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.15 [Bg 2.15 — February 15, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: Bhagavad-gītā, Second Chapter, fifteenth verse. [indistinct]

" yaṁ hi na vyathayanty ete puruṣaṁ puruṣarṣabha sama-duḥkha-sukhaṁ dhīraṁ
Mexico City
1975-02-15Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — February 15, 1975, Mexico City

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — February 15, 1975, Mexico City]

Hanumān: This gentleman... Permit introduce him? [indistinct] ... This gentleman is the director of the Great [indistinct]

Director: Fraternity

Hanumān: Fraternity of yoga. Universal fraternity here in Mexico. They
Mexico City
1975-02-16Bg 2.16plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.16 — February 16, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.16 [Bg 2.16 — February 16, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse]
Mexico City
1975-02-17Bg 2.17plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 2.17 — February 17, 1975, Mexico City

Bhagavad-gītā 2.17 [Bg 2.17 — February 17, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] [leads chanting of verse]
Mexico City
1975-02-18Departure Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigDeparture Lecture — February 18, 1975, Mexico City

Departure Lecture [Departure Lecture — February 18, 1975, Mexico City]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: We left our home and father, and we are in this fallen material world, and we are suffering too much. It is exactly like a very rich man
Mexico City
1975-02-19Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Professors — February 19, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Professors [Room Conversation with Professors — February 19, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: At the present moment it is required that the leading men should understand the aims of life and introduce it in the society for the general benefit of the human society. The present chaotic position of the society
Caracas
1975-02-20SB 1.1.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.1 — February 20, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.1 [SB 1.1.1 — February 20, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse]

" janmādy asya yato ‘nvayād itarataś cārtheṣv abhijñaḥ svarāṭ tene brahma hṛdā ya ādi-kavaye muhyanti yat sūrayaḥ
Caracas
1975-02-21Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: University education is simply to learn some art, materialistic art. It is not education. Education is different. Education is brahma-vidyā,
Caracas
1975-02-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Metaphysics Society — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Metaphysics Society [Room Conversation with Metaphysics Society — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Hṛdayānanda: ...Universal Brotherhood, which is a yoga group around Latin America, and they say they are trying to re-educate people and help bring understanding between different cultures. He
Caracas
1975-02-21SB 1.1.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.1 — February 21, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.1 [SB 1.1.1 — February 21, 1975, Caracas]

[Translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [break] ...vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat]

Prabhupāda: So last night we discussed about the origin, source of everything. So it is explained here,
Caracas
1975-02-22Initiationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigInitiation Lecture — February 22, 1975, Caracas

Initiation Lecture [Initiation Lecture — February 22, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Prabhupāda: Ladies and gentlemen, devotees, and boys and girls. So it is great opportunity to see the beginning of initiation of how to begin the understanding of God. This is called initiation. This evening we were discussing with some learned psychiatrist to solve the problems of the world. So we have tried to convince them that the problems of the world are due to ignorance of our spi…
Caracas
1975-02-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Psychiatrists — February 22, 1975, Caracas

Room Conversation with Psychiatrists [Room Conversation with Psychiatrists — February 22, 1975, Caracas]

[translated thoughout by Hṛdayānanda]

Hṛdayānanda: ...cannot tell them they were God.

Prabhupāda: Hmm?

Hṛdayānanda: I was explaining to him that a real spiritual master cannot lie to them and tell them they were God.
Caracas
1975-02-23Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — February 23, 1975, Caracas

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — February 23, 1975, Caracas]

Prabhupāda: ...lower animals. Nobody is starving. Have you seen any bird die of starvation? There are so many hundreds, thousands of birds in this garden.

Devotee: Even in all these countries, Śrīla Prabhupāda, they are always complaining about there are so many starving people. But nobody has ever seen anybody die.
Caracas
1975-02-23SB 1.1.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.2 — February 23, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.2 [SB 1.1.2 — February 23, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throuhout by Hṛdayānanda]

Nitāi: [leads canting of verse, etc.]

" dharmaḥ projjhita-kaitavo ‘tra paramo nirmatsarāṇāṁ satāṁ vedyaṁ vāstavam atra vastu śivadaṁ tāpa-trayonmūlanam
Caracas
1975-02-24SB 1.1.3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 1.1.3 — February 24, 1975, Caracas

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.1.3 [SB 1.1.3 — February 24, 1975, Caracas]

[translated throughout by Hṛdayānanda]

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