Lectures & Conversations with His Divine Grace

A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhuhpada

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1975-05-24Bg 7.1plugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigBg 7.1 — May 24, 1975, Fiji

Bhagavad-gītā 7.1 [Bg 7.1 — May 24, 1975, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees chant responsively]

Hmm. Ladies and gentlemen, I am just going to speak before you about knowledge of the Absolute. It is from the Seventh Chapter of
1975-05-25Radio Interviewplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRadio Interview — May 25, 1975, Fiji

Radio Interview [Radio Interview — May 25, 1975, Fiji]

Śrutakīrti: [introducing recording] The following is an interview which took place on May 25, 1975, in Lautoka, Fiji, which was later broadcast on a local radio station.

Interviewer: Why did you choose to go to America and propagate the teachings of Lord Kṛṣṇa in a Western country?
1976-04-30Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — April 30, 1976, Fiji

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — April 30, 1976, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: ...therefore he very intelligently appointed Kṛṣṇa as his spiritual master. Because everyone is in perplexity about the problem of life. So this very thing happened to Arjuna, and he wanted to go to spiritual master for solution. And the supreme spiritual master was present before him; therefore he submitted:
1976-05-01Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — May 1, 1976, Fiji

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — May 1, 1976, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: ...the Lord then said, [Hindi:] ...bhagavān diyā. This... [break]

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Mamaivāṁśo jīva-loke [Bg. 15.7].

Gurukṛpā: “The living entities in this conditional world are My eternal, fragmental parts. Due to conditioned life, they are struggling very hard with the six senses, which include the mind.
1976-05-02Śrī Śrī Kāliya Kṛṣṇa Deity Installationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigŚrī Śrī Kāliya Kṛṣṇa Deity Installation — May 2, 1976, Lautoka, Fiji

Śrī Śrī Kāliya Kṛṣṇa Deity Installation [Śrī Śrī Kāliya Kṛṣṇa Deity Installation — May 2, 1976, Lautoka, Fiji]


" oṁ ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ
1976-05-02Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — May 2, 1976, Fiji

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — May 2, 1976, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: That is the difficulty. Everyone sees that “Some way or other, I become guru. Then so many persons will offer me respect. Somehow or other, create some situation. Then I become
1976-05-03Morning Walkplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigMorning Walk — May 3, 1976, Fiji

Morning Walk [Morning Walk — May 3, 1976, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: Never mind he’s very nicely dressed. But because he is not surrendered soul to Kṛṣṇa, he is a miscreant. That’s all. Beware of him.

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: Can anyone be said to be innocent in this world?
1976-05-03Room Conversationplugin-autotooltip__small plugin-autotooltip_bigRoom Conversation — May 3, 1976, Fiji

Room Conversation [Room Conversation — May 3, 1976, Fiji]

Prabhupāda: ...they used to discover, whole method is finished.

Hari-śauri: Oh, yeah. During the war.

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Hari-śauri: Yes. So sinful means punishment. [indistinct]