Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1977-01-02Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 2, 1977, Bombay

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 2, 1977, Bombay]

Dr. Patel: She had a very religious background.

Prabhupāda: Women are generally...

Dr. Patel: They’re more religious, yes. My children... My son does not eat, I told you the other day, even tomatoes. The boy has passed examinations, so he
Bombay
1977-01-02Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 2, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 2, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: ...that a high-court judge, and he does not know what is God. How misfortunate he is. And he’s speaking of God, “Surrender,” all theoretical. They do not know what is surrender. If I say anybody that
Bombay
1977-01-02Conversation with Yogi Amrit Desai of Kripalu Ashram, Pennsylvania, USAplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation with Yogi Amrit Desai of Kripalu Ashram, Pennsylvania, USA — January 2, 1977, Bombay

Conversation with Yogi Amrit Desai of Kripalu Ashram, Pennsylvania, USA [Conversation with Yogi Amrit Desai of Kripalu Ashram, Pennsylvania, USA — January 2, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: I know everything, but I did not say anything.

Yogi Amrit Desai:
Bombay
1977-01-02Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 2, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 2, 1977, Bombay]

Gopāla Kṛṣṇa: Trivikrama Mahārāja?

Hari-śauri: I think he’s rather keen on working in Southeast Asia still.

Gopāla Kṛṣṇa: He spoke to me this morning. He has to go back for some time to Southeast Asia, but he
Bombay
1977-01-03Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with C.I.D. Chief — January 3, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation with C.I.D. Chief [Room Conversation with C.I.D. Chief — January 3, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: So you expand it. A dog is thinking, “I am this body. I am bulldog,” “I am greyhound.” And man is also thinking, “I am American,
Bombay
1977-01-03Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 3, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 3, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Why should be checked? This is the point.

Girirāja: Yes. I don’t think that the court will decide against us.

Prabhupāda: If they decide that, there are many other court judgments in our favor. Then we must adopt civil disobedience. There is no other, second way.
Bombay
1977-01-04Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 4, 1977, Bombay

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 4, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: What prakṛti? When there is...

Dr. Patel: Na yotsya iti manyase..., mahad yotsya iti manyase mithyaiṣa vyavasāyas te prakṛtis tvāṁ niyokṣyati [Bg. 18.59]. The prakṛti drags you down in that world.
Bombay
1977-01-04Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 4, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 4, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: That should be stressed. First business is the neighboring village people, they should come, chant and take prasādam. And gradually, when they become interested, then they come, live with us, work with us. In this way they should be induced, bare living and chanting.
Bombay
1977-01-05Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 5, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 5, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: [Hindi] ...article in... [Hindi] I was very much satisfied. New Vrindavan. Who wrote it? Somebody went there in my New Vrindavan.

Indian man: I think Mr. Dvari. That I can find out.
Bombay
1977-01-05Roof Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoof Conversation — January 5, 1977, Bombay

Roof Conversation [Roof Conversation — January 5, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Unless you are convinced, you cannot convince others. Andhā yathāndhair upanīyamānāḥ [SB 7.5.31]. And to save them is paropakāra, real welfare. [break]

Trivikrama: ...don
Bombay
1977-01-05Letter to Russianplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLetter to Russian — January 5, 1977, Bombay

Letter to Russian [Letter to Russian — January 5, 1977, Bombay]

Gopāla Kṛṣṇa: Yes, of course if the Russians...

Prabhupāda: You can reprint this for distribution here, Russian ships[?].

Gopāla Kṛṣṇa: Russian ship... Yes. The only danger to this will be that if the Russian government finds out that we are translating Russian literature
Bombay
1977-01-07Evening Darśanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigEvening Darśana — January 7, 1977, Bombay

Evening Darśana [Evening Darśana — January 7, 1977, Bombay]

Jagadīśa: [reading letter] “Enclosed please find a clipping showing a press interview with California Governor Jerry Brown, who is a potential presidential candidate in the next election, asking the Hare Kṛṣṇa followers to help humanize conditions in the state mental institutes. He recognized that what is needed is for religious leaders to come in and to give these patients new life. And he recognized us as religious leaders. This is a…
Bombay
1977-01-07Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 7, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 7, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. What he will do, more payment[?]? Then he will kill. This sex life in this material world is so strong, even in the heavenly planets. Big, big ṛṣis.
Bombay
1977-01-08Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Some sādhu went [indistinct].

Dr. Patel: No, no. I mean janeṣu abhijñeṣu. Abhijñaḥ.

Prabhupāda: Abhijñeṣu. Abhijñaḥ means those who are in knowledge.

Dr. Patel:
Bombay
1977-01-08Morning Discussion about Kumbha Melāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Discussion about Kumbha Melā — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Morning Discussion about Kumbha Melā [Morning Discussion about Kumbha Melā — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Gurudāsa: ...the drafts Gopāla sent me, Gopāla Kṛṣṇa Prabhu sent me, were uncashable.

Prabhupāda: Why?

Gurudāsa: Because he sent them first in one man
Bombay
1977-01-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: There is chance of being accepted all over the world. They are... There is now opposition, and some of the politicians, they’re of opinion that “This culture, Hare Kṛṣṇa movement, is spreading like epidemic, and if we do not check, in ten years
Bombay
1977-01-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Indian man (1): As you have said, it comes and goes, somehow attached to the body.

Prabhupāda: Today or tomorrow. Best thing is so long we have got this opportunity of human form of life, let us cultivate Kṛṣṇa consciousness. That is
Bombay
1977-01-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct] [break] India is still for monarchy, not for democracy. They would like. If they get ideal king, they’ll accept it. So if you can, and if she’s serious, let her become ideal. The people will worship him like God. But she must be sincere. It is a fact.
Bombay
1977-01-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: ...Headquarters in Vṛndāvana. And try to organize this Gurukula as their world attraction. That will be your success. Simply teach them nicely English and Sanskrit. And our books are there. And regular habits: going to the Yamunā in procession, timely get up early in the morning, attending class, clean dress, clean bedding, clean room.
Bombay
1977-01-08Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Let them chant and take prasādam. They’ll... Everyone will get. Then gradually, as a snake charming, by chanting, chanting, chanting, then they will be subdued. And that is guaranteed process. There is no doubt. Anyone, even a man is like a snake. In material world everyone is a snake
Bombay
1977-01-08Arrival of BBT managerplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival of BBT manager — January 8, 1977, Bombay

Arrival of BBT manager [Arrival of BBT manager — January 8, 1977, Bombay]

Rāmeśvara: All glories to Śrīla Prabhupāda! Jaya!

Prabhupāda: I was just talking about you, that “When Rāmeśvara is coming? What is time?” Very good, early in the morning.
Bombay
1977-01-09Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 9, 1977, Bombay

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 9, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: That you’ll find everywhere. There is no such thing.

Dr. Patel: Americans are more sophisticated. [break]

Prabhupāda: They are thinking like that.

Dr. Patel: The court’s ruling like that, then it will be
Bombay
1977-01-09Morning Darśana with Ramkrishna Bajaj and friendsplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Darśana with Ramkrishna Bajaj and friends — January 9, 1977, Bombay

Morning Darśana with Ramkrishna Bajaj and friends [Morning Darśana with Ramkrishna Bajaj and friends — January 9, 1977, Bombay]

Girirāja: This is Mr. Sharma, the head technician at the airport, radar.

Prabhupāda: Oh. When I went to your MIT, I challenged that
Bombay
1977-01-09Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 9, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 9, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: Then somebody must be there to look after the construction.

Gopāla Kṛṣṇa: We can send one boy, Vijeta, from here. He’s not doing very much, and he’s on the construction department. I was just waiting for Saurabha to come back.
Bombay
1977-01-09Discussion on Deprogrammersplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigDiscussion on Deprogrammers — January 9, 1977, Bombay

Discussion on Deprogrammers [Discussion on Deprogrammers — January 9, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: [Hindi] Jñānaṁ ca yad ahaitukam. [Hindi] Jñāna vairāgya. [Hindi]

" vāsudeve bhagavati bhakti-yogaḥ prayojitaḥ janayaty āśu vairāgyaṁ
Bombay
1977-01-10Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 10, 1977, Bombay

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 10, 1977, Bombay]

Prabhupāda: ...at a time. Simply the sense must be there. Jñānavan. Bahūnāṁ janmanām ante jñānavān māṁ prapadyante [Bg. 7.19]. To surrender to Kṛṣṇa is not easy, but if one is
Bombay
1977-01-11Train to Allahabadplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation on Train to Allahabad — January 11, 1977, India

Conversation on Train to Allahabad [Conversation on Train to Allahabad — January 11, 1977, India]

Rāmeśvara: We are going out to sell our books, and even if the person does not want to buy, we are insisting that they buy.

Prabhupāda: This is our duty. That is our duty.
India
1977-01-13Lecture at Kumbha-melāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture at Kumbha-melā — January 13, 1977, Allahabad

Lecture at Kumbha-melā [Lecture at Kumbha-melā — January 13, 1977, Allahabad]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct] ...the Personality of Godhead, He has come down. He comes,

" yadā yadā hi dharmasya glānir bhavati bhārata [Bg. 4.7]"

That is one of the pastimes: to deliver the fallen souls. Fallen souls means anyone who is in this material world, beginning from Brahmā down to the small ant, all of them are fallen. It is simply degree of position. Just like in the prison house everyone is a criminal. On…
Allahabad
1977-01-13Conversation and Instruction On New Movieplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation and Instruction On New Movie — January 13, 1977, Allahabad

Conversation and Instruction On New Movie [Conversation and Instruction On New Movie — January 13, 1977, Allahabad]

Prabhupāda: These are weapons. That was the only endeavor, how legally he could occupy the bricks and stones of Gauḍīya Math. That
Allahabad
1977-01-15Morning Lecture at Kumbha-melāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Lecture at Kumbha-melā — January 15, 1977, Allahabad

Morning Lecture at Kumbha-melā [Morning Lecture at Kumbha-melā — January 15, 1977, Allahabad]

Prabhupāda: So people do not understand that there is life after death. But Bhagavān says, “Yes, there is life after death.” Tathā dehāntara-prāptiḥ
Allahabad
1977-01-15Conversation in carplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation in car — January 15, 1977, Allahabad

Conversation in car [Conversation in car — January 15, 1977, Allahabad]

Prabhupāda: ...in Western countries, fifty years. Twenty years in Durban and thirty years in England.

Gurudāsa: Twenty years in...?

Prabhupāda: In Durban. South Africa. Fighting with General Smuts to give Indians equal rights. They are very conservative. At heart they want
Allahabad
1977-01-16Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 16, 1977, Calcutta

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 16, 1977, Calcutta]

Prabhupāda: But one cannot give up the family life, and it was an opportunity to give up family life. So it is blessing in disguise.

Abhirāma: I’m sometimes thinking that if my activities were more purified
Calcutta
1977-01-16Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation on 1976 Book Scores — January 16, 1977, Calcutta

Room Conversation on 1976 Book Scores [Room Conversation on 1976 Book Scores — January 16, 1977, Calcutta]

Rāmeśvara: This is a very bad picture. It makes the devotee look very strange. And they have this elaborate ghee holder.

Prabhupāda: This is our men?
Calcutta
1977-01-16Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 16, 1977, Calcutta

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 16, 1977, Calcutta]

Prabhupāda: We are discussing some subject matter from Reader’s Digest about the next two hundred years, how things will happen. The scientist proposing that they’ll control the laws of nature, and they will produce food from garbage
Calcutta
1977-01-19Arrival [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival [partially recorded] — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Arrival [partially recorded] [Arrival [partially recorded] — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: So, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu’s two places are very favorite. One is Bengal, another Orissa. Puriyā Gauḍīya. They are very serious about Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu’s teaching. And the last 18 years of His life, He stayed in Orissa, Jagannātha Purī. His mother requested that
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-19Evening Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigEvening Lecture — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Evening Lecture [Evening Lecture — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvani prayers] All glories to the assembled devotees. All glories to the assembled devotees. Thank you very much.

Hari-śauri: [indistinct]

Prabhupāda: Huh?
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-19Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: ...available plots.

Gargamuni: Yes, there’s those two plots on that main... Now, there’s many broken buildings there. Many. I drove all around. But the plots are too small.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-19Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 19, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Rāmeśvara: ...but they have never used it against us. But now they have started. One devotee, a girl from Berkeley temple who was a very big book distributor---sometimes she could collect five, six hundred dollars in one day
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-20Morning Walk [partially recorded]plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk [partially recorded] — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Morning Walk [partially recorded] [Morning Walk [partially recorded] — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: They’re devotees of Lord Śiva.

Gaura-Govinda: Ananta Vasudeva temple.

Prabhupāda: Which one? This one?

Gaura-Govinda: Yes.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-20Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[someone preaching in temple in Oriya over loudspeaker in background]

Prabhupāda: ...neither they do not know how life becomes possible. They may go on “Bhag, bhag,” but these two things are absent. You are all scientists? No. You do not know how life becomes possible. They simply theorize in so many ways, but they cannot give us any positive information.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-20Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 20, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[people talking in background]

Prabhupāda: So I shall speak from some book or...?

Hari-śauri: You’re already speaking at night.

Prabhupāda: So I shall speak in the evening?
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Lecture [Lecture — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[Gaura-Govinda translates into Oriya throughout]

Prabhupāda: Just like a student is admitted in the school for learning ABCD, and if he follows the rules and regulations and continues his studies regularly, then one day he would be able to pass M.A. examination, so from the very beginning we have to execute these processes. Because our life is impure at the present moment, and we have to purify this life.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[in car]

Prabhupāda: Kṛṣṇa says one who is completely free from sinful life, he can become perfectly a devotee. So these are the four pillars of sinful life. Yeṣāṁ tv anta-gataṁ pāpam
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: They claim if there are temples, people are accustomed going to temple, chanting Hare..., there is no harm. But the city like the Western countries, simply sense gratification, that should be stopped.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: ...important worldwide movement. Very cautiously, very intelligently, we should use our resources, intelligence. This is a worldwide. And feeling our pressure, there is obstruction, therefore. And it is genuine. There is no doubt about it. No doubt about it. We are not going to be defeated, I am confident. And with this confidence I went to your country, that
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Rāmeśvara: ...how nicely they are printed and that they are from America. Otherwise these books...

Gargamuni: In libraries they have no budget for religious books. They only want technical books.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Rāmeśvara: He doesn’t know what to call this state, so he considers it similar to a spiritual body. But anyway, it appears to be a subtle body. He says that “People find themselves, when they
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: So there is no civilization except in Kṛṣṇa consciousness. That’s a fact. All madmen.

Rāmeśvara: I remember about a year ago you told me that the biggest problem facing America in the future is unemployment.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-21Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 21, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. [break] ...the society. Eh? Father, mother, killing children, is that human society?

Rāmeśvara: No, lower than animal.

Prabhupāda: You see? And we have to tolerate this?
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-22Bg 7.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.1 — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Bhagavad-gītā 7.1 [Bg 7.1 — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda:

" mayy āsakta-manāḥ pārtha yogaṁ yuñjan mad-āśrayaḥ asaṁśayaṁ samagraṁ māṁ yathā jñāsyasi tac chṛṇu [Bg. 7.1]"

[translated throughout into Oriya] Last night some gentleman questioned,
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Film Producer about Kṛṣṇa Lila — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation with Film Producer about Kṛṣṇa Lila [Room Conversation with Film Producer about Kṛṣṇa Lila — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: Jayadeva’s, that poetry, that Kṛṣṇa is begging pardon from Rādhārāṇī, that is also very confidential.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Sannyāsīs — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation with Sannyāsīs [Room Conversation with Sannyāsīs — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: So I am anxious to receive report from Satsvarūpa Mahārāja.

Satsvarūpa: The library party?

Prabhupāda: Yes.

Satsvarūpa:
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 22, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: They are appreciating in foreign countries also. Otherwise why these European, American boys would join? They are not fools and rascals. They understand that “Here is the genuine movement.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-23Evening Darśanaplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigEvening Darśana — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Evening Darśana [Evening Darśana — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: He started this rājya hope: “We must have our own land.” So he was a very big man, barrister. So one, his friend, he was also brāhmaṇa, he felt it, and he was taking it daily,
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-23Evening Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigEvening Lecture — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Evening Lecture [Evening Lecture — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: So we shall continue that Rāmānanda? No. So who will read and explain?

Indian guest or devotee: So shall I read from the First Chapter?

Prabhupāda: No. Where he was.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-23Conversation During Massageplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation During Massage — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Conversation During Massage [Conversation During Massage — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Gargamuni: ...against the village people, and they harass the workers after working hours. So Jayapatāka said he was going to get the police there to watch.
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-23Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 23, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[kīrtana in background]

Bhāgavata: It was written in the paper that one nāga, he has died from cold. He was wearing nothing. [laughs] He has died.

Prabhupāda: In Māgha-melā, er, Kumbha-melā?
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-24Cc. Madhya 8.128plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigCc. Madhya 8.128 — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 8.128 [Cc. Madhya 8.128 — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda:

" kibā vipra, kibā nyāsī, śūdra kene naya yei kṛṣṇa-tattva-vettā, sei ‘guru’ haya [Cc. Madhya 8.128]"

This verse we were discussing last night, Caitanya Mahāprabhu
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-24Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: Gurukṛpa Mahārāja, what is the benefit of this modern education?

Gurukṛpa: No benefit. It makes them an ass.

Prabhupāda: Making them demons, that’s all.

Gurukṛpa:
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

[loud kīrtana in background]

Prabhupāda: The small Deity?

Gurukṛpa: Yes.

Prabhupāda: He was carried with me. So he was taking care of the Deity, giving massage and cooking. Devānanda also doing that. The rascal gone, left, hippie, doing
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-24Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — January 24, 1977, Bhubaneswar]

Prabhupāda: That is the difference in... [break]

Satsvarūpa: Then, in years to come---like five years, ten years, twenty years---how will we be able to keep up our relationship with the universities that we have now? Now they think highly of us, that we
Bhubaneswar
1977-01-25Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī]

Prabhupāda: Sarpaḥ krūraḥ khalaḥ krūraḥ [Cāṇakya Paṇḍita]. The two envious... [break] But this sarpaḥ, snake, can be charmed by herbs and mantra, but the man, envious, cannot be. Therefore he
Jagannātha Purī
1977-01-25Evening Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigEvening Conversation — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī

Evening Conversation [Evening Conversation — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī]

Prabhupāda: It was heart attack.

Hari-śauri: Yeah.

Prabhupāda: Otherwise I could not understand. So I passed through third heart attacks. One, two, three. They say that anyone who gets heart attack, the third attack, he must expire. Heart attack.
Jagannātha Purī
1977-01-25Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī

Conversation [Conversation — January 25, 1977, Jagannātha Purī]

Prabhupāda: Just imagine what kind of astrologer. The modern astrologers, they cannot foretell like that, neither they can believe that it is possible.

Satsvarūpa: [reading] “
Jagannātha Purī