Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1972-04-20Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — April 20, 1972, Tokyo

Lecture [Lecture — April 20, 1972, Tokyo]

[kīrtana]

Prabhupāda: [prema-dhvanī] Thank you very much.

Devotees: All glories to Śrīla Prabhupāda. Haribol. Prabhupāda ki jaya! [obeisances]

[03:27]

So,

" vāñchā-kalpatarubhyaś ca kṛpā-sindhubhya eva ca
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1972-04-20Arrival Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigArrival Conversation — April 20, 1972, Tokyo

Arrival Conversation [Arrival Conversation — April 20, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: So what prasāda you have prepared? Eh?

Cintāmaṇi: Um, Kārttikeya Prabhu?

Prabhupāda: Kārttikeya Prabhu... Where is Kārttikeya? [laughter] So all right. Then
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1972-04-21Dai Nippon Representativeplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation with Dai Nippon Representative — April 21, 1972, Tokyo

Conversation with Dai Nippon Representative [Conversation with Dai Nippon Representative — April 21, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: It will be finished in about sixty volumes, like the one already you have got coming?

Karandhara: Sample. Yes. Five coming. They are printing five already.
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1972-04-21SB 2.9.1–7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-7 — April 21, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–7 [SB 2.9.1-7 — April 21, 1972, Tokyo]

[Poor Audio]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse]

" śrī-śuka uvāca ātma-māyām ṛte rājan parasyānubhavātmanaḥ..."

Prabhupāda: Parasyānu. Parasya anu, parasyānu.
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1972-04-22Car Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigConversation in car — April 22, 1972, Tokyo

Conversation in car [Conversation in car — April 22, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: Almost they have become Europeanized.

Sudāmā: Yes.

Prabhupāda: In every respect.

Sudāmā: The president seemed very interested, somewhat, in our philosophy.

Prabhupāda:
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1972-04-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — April 22, 1972, Tokyo

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — April 22, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: harer nāma harer nāma harer nāma eva kevalam [Cc. Ādi 17.21]

What is that, that... [indistinct] the Deities?

Devotee: Oh, the Deities?

Prabhupāda:

" śrī-vigrahārādhana-nitya-nānā-
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1972-04-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — April 22, 1972, Tokyo

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — April 22, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...“Necessity and Chance”?

Pradyumna: “Chance and Necessity.”

Prabhupāda: That is whole theory of the atheist class men.

Pradyumna: Ohhh.

Prabhupāda: That is explained in the
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1972-04-22Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation with Dai Nippon Representative — April 22, 1972, Tokyo

Room Conversation with Dai Nippon Representative [Room Conversation with Dai Nippon Representative — April 22, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...so many assistants. Similarly, God can expand Himself for different... So Lord Buddha appeared to stop animal killing.
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1972-04-22SB 2.9.2plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.2 — April 22, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.2 [SB 2.9.2 — April 22, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna:

" ...māyayā bahu-rūpayā"

Prabhupāda:

" bahu-rūpa ivābhāti māyayā bahu-rūpayā ramamāṇo guṇeṣv asyā mamāham iti manyate [SB 2.9.2]"

Bahu-rūpa means varieties of forms, 8,400,000
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1972-04-23SB 2.9.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1 — April 23, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1 [SB 2.9.1 — April 23, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna: [chanting verse] ...na ghaṭetārtha-sambandhaḥ. [devotees repeat]

Prabhupāda: [indistinct] It is sandhi? Na ghaṭeta artha. It has been lost?

Pradyumna: Yes.

Prabhupāda:
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1972-04-24SB 2.9.1–4plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-4 — April 24, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–4 [SB 2.9.1-4 — April 24, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...gata-sammohas tyaktvodāste tadobhayam. So chant this verse, beginning from... Practice.

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse]

" śrī-śuka uvāca ātma-māyām ṛte rājan
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1972-04-25SB 2.9.1–8plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-8 — April 25, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–8 [SB 2.9.1-8 — April 25, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [leads chanting of verses]

" śrī-śuka uvāca ātma-māyām ṛte rājan parasyānubhavātmanaḥ na ghaṭetārtha-sambandhaḥ
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1972-04-26SB 2.9.7plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.7 — April 26, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.7 [SB 2.9.7 — April 26, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna: [leads chanting of verse]

" ..āsthāya vimṛśya tad-dhitaṁ tapasy upādiṣṭa ivādadhe manaḥ [SB 2.9.7]"

Prabhupāda: Now, chant. Recite.

[devotees chant verse]

" niśamya tad-vaktṛ-didṛkṣayā diśo
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1972-04-27SB 2.9.1–9plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-9 — April 27, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–9 [SB 2.9.1-9 — April 27, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat]

Prabhupāda: Which chapter?

Pradyumna: Er, this is Chapter... [break]

Prabhupāda: ...Canto... [break]

Pradyumna:
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1972-04-28SB 2.9.10plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.10 — April 28, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.10 [SB 2.9.10 — April 28, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna:

" ...surāsurārcitāḥ [SB 2.9.10]"

[break]

“...abode of the Lord, the material modes of ignorance and passion do not prevail. Nor there’s any other influence in the matter of goodness. There is no predominant
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1972-04-29Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — April 29, 1972, Tokyo

Lecture [Lecture — April 29, 1972, Tokyo]

[translated into Japanese throughout]

Prabhupāda: Thank you very much, Japanese boys and girls who have kindly cooperated with this movement.

So this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement is on a different platform than this matter. It will be easier to understand that distinction between living body and dead body. So we are talking of the living portion of our existence. The living portion
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1972-04-29SB 2.9.1–12plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-12 — April 29, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–12 [SB 2.9.1-12 — April 29, 1972, Tokyo]

Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [leads chanting, etc.] [Prabhupāda and devotees respond]

" śrī-śuka uvāca ātma-māyām ṛte rājan
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1972-04-30SB 11.23.57, Initiations and Sannyāsa of Sudāmāplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 11.23.57, Initiations and Sannyāsa of Sudāmā — April 30, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 11.23.57, Initiations and Sannyāsa of Sudāmā [SB 11.23.57, Initiations and Sannyāsa of Sudāmā — April 30, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...the regulative principle?

Sudāmā: You know the four principles?

Prabhupāda: What is that?
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1972-04-30SB 2.9.1–5plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.1-5 — April 30, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.1–5 [SB 2.9.1-5 — April 30, 1972, Tokyo]

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

" śrī-śuka uvāca ātma-māyām ṛte rājan parasyānubhavātmanaḥ na ghaṭetārtha-sambandhaḥ svapna-draṣṭur ivāñjasā
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1972-05-01Lectureplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigLecture — May 1, 1972, Tokyo

Lecture [Lecture — May 1, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: So... [break] This material existence, which we are now passing through, is not our actual existence. There is a Bengali Vaiṣṇava poet, he says... Generally, the question is raised, “How the living entities became fallen in this material world?
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1972-05-01SB 2.9.2–3plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.2-3 — May 1, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.2–3 [SB 2.9.2-3 — May 1, 1972, Tokyo]

Prabhupāda: ...his association, or its association with the different types of..., modes of material nature, sattva-guṇa, rajo-guṇa, tamo-guṇa. So you mix it, then that it becomes eighty-one. Three multiplied by three, nine, and again, nine multiplied by nine, it becomes eighty-one. So there are 8,400,000 forms on account of this mixture. That
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1972-05-02SB 2.9.6–14plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.6-14 — May 2, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.6–14 [SB 2.9.6-14 — May 2, 1972, Tokyo]

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

" ...upāśṛṇod dvir-gaditaṁ vaco vibhuḥ sparśeṣu yat ṣoḍaśam ekaviṁśaṁ niṣkiñcanānāṁ nṛpa yad dhanaṁ viduḥ
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1972-05-03SB 2.9.13plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.13 — May 3, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.13 [SB 2.9.13 — May 3, 1972, Tokyo]

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

" bhrājiṣṇubhir yaḥ parito virājate lasad-vimānāvalibhir mahātmanām vidyotamānaḥ pramadottamādyubhiḥ
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1972-05-04SB 2.9.15plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.15 — May 4, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.15 [SB 2.9.15 — May 4, 1972, Tokyo]

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

" dadarśa tatrākhila-sātvatāṁ patiṁ śriyaḥ patiṁ yajña-patiṁ jagat-patim sunanda-nanda-prabalārhaṇādibhiḥ
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1972-05-05SB 2.9.16plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigSB 2.9.16 — May 5, 1972, Tokyo

Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.9.16 [SB 2.9.16 — May 5, 1972, Tokyo]

Devotees: [taking turns in leading chanting; Prabhupāda correcting pronunciation] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat]

" bhṛtya-prasādābhimukhaṁ dṛg-āsavaṁ prasanna-hāsāruṇa-locanānanam
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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:
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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
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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.
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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):
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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.
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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,
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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]
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