July 21

Spoken July 21
Initiations
Prabhupāda: What is your name? Eh? Susie: Susie. Devotee: Kaṅkā dāsī. Prabhupāda: Kaṅkā. Your name is Kaṅkā dāsī, the daughter of a great king. All our, I mean, girl disciples are named great devotees’ daughter or wife, like that. So you know what are the rules and regulations?Kaṅkā:Prabhupāda:Kaṅkā:Prabhupāda:Kaṅkā:Prabhupāda:Kaṅkā:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Rāṣṭrapālikā:Prabhupāda:Rāṣṭrapālikā:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotee:…
SB 6.1.6-8
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.6–8 Prabhupāda: (chants maṅgalācaraṇa) So today I shall speak to you glorification of the holy name of God. This was discussed between Mahārāja Parīkṣit and Śukadeva Gosvāmī in connection with one brāhmaṇa who was very much fallen and addicted to all kinds of sinful activities, but he was saved simply by chanting the holy name. So this is from the Sixth Canto of Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:…
Bg 1.26-27 Lecture
Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] " tatrāpaśyat sthitān pārthaḥ pitṝn atha pitāmahān ācāryān mātulān bhrātṝn putrān pautrān sakhīṁs tathāPrabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotees:
Room Conversation with Sir Alistair Hardy
Pradyumna: “...by the conditioned soul. Thus God is all-good, and God is all-merciful. Antaḥ praviṣṭaḥ śāstā janānām. The living entity forgets as soon as he quits his present body, but he begins his work again, initiated by the Supreme Lord. Although he forgets, the Lord gives him the intelligence to renew his work where he ended his last life. So not only does the living entity enjoy or suffer in this world according to the dictation from the Supreme …
SB 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture [recorded on faulty equipment] Prabhupāda: Sthitaṁ sattve prasīdati [SB 1.2.19]. Everyone wants happiness, peace of mind. How it is possible? That is explained here: ceta etair anāviddhaṁ [SB 1.2.19]. Everything is within the heart. So we are being [indistinct] by the Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:
Gurudāsa Sannyāsa and Harināma Initiations
Prabhupāda: Etām, sa āsthāya, parātma-niṣṭhām, upā, sitām, pūrva, tamaiḥ, mahardibhiḥ, aham, tariṣyāmi, duranta, pāraṁ, tamo, mukundāṅghri, niṣevayaiva [SB 11.23.57]. Three times. Etām, sa āsthāya, parātma-niṣṭhām, upā, sitām, pūrva, tamaiḥ, mahardibhiḥ, aham, tariṣyāmi, duranta, pāraṁ, tamo, mukundāṅghri, niṣevayaiva.Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Nitāi:Prabhupāda:Nitāi:Prabhupāda:Nitāi:Prabhupāda:Nitāi:Prabhupāda:Devotees:…
Morning Walk
Prabhupāda: ...yoga. Bahulāśva: This is that Yogi Bhajan. Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: Yogi Bhajan. Brahmānanda: What does it say? “Kuṇḍalinī-yoga, as taught by Yogi Bhajan, is a highly developed science of awareness. Join with us early in the morning to revitalize the body, mind and spirit. Daily practice of Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Devotee (2):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Bahulāśva:Prabhupāda:Bahulāśva:Prabhupāda:Bahulāśva:Prabhupāda:Bahulāśva:Prabhupāda:Bahulāśva:Brahmānanda:Prabhupāda:…
Room Conversation With Yogi Bhajan and Jain Muni
[predominantly Hindi throughout] Yogi Bhajan: [Hindi] Prabhupāda: [Hindi conversation] We have got a picture of Māyāpur. Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: Upendra? You have a picture of Māyāpur? Sample there? Yogi Bhajan: [Hindi] Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: From the Caitanya-caritāmṛta,Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Yogi Bhajan:Prabhupāda:Jain Muni:Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Yogi Bhajan:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Jain Muni:Prabhupāda:Yogi Bhajan:Prab…
SB 6.1.40
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 6.1.40 Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.] " yamadūtā ūcuḥ veda-praṇihito dharmo hy adharmas tad-viparyayaḥ vedo nārāyaṇaḥ sākṣāt svayambhūr iti śuśruma []" [break] [02:23] “The Yamadūtas replied: What is established by the Vedas as duty, that is called religious principles, and irreligion is the opposite of that. The Vedas are directly the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Nārāyaṇa, and are self-born. Thus we have heard from Yamarāja.Prabhupāda:Devotees:…
Car Conversation
Rāmeśvara: And I’ve been told that all the TV stations showed our Ratha-yātrā. That means millions of people saw the ratha cart. And everyone has seen it in the newspapers. Prabhupāda: Yes. Rāmeśvara: That Newsday also had coverage. We didn’t get that paper for Prabhupāda, but they alsoTamāla Kṛṣṇa:Rāmeśvara:Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Ādi-keśava:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Ādi-keśava:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Ādi-keśava:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Ādi-keśava:Rāmeśvara:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Tamāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda…
Letters July 21
My dear Hayagriva, Please accept my blessings. I have arranged to start for India tomorrow by Air India, and Kirtanananda is accompanying me. Krishna willing, we shall reach Delhi next Monday morning. I am trying for your free passage, and have written another letter to the managing director of Scindia Co., and I hope it will be successful.
Calcutta My dear Yamuna, Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you very much for your kind letter dated 2nd July, 1971 and I have noted the contents carefully. I am so glad to hear that you have visited Vrindaban and that my manuscripts are safe under lock and key and that the old business transaction files have all been burned. Thank you very much.
Manager of Great Western Savings and Loan Association To the Manager Great Western Savings and Loan Association Fairfax Branch Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, California U.S.A. Dear Sir, r.e. My Fixed Deposit Account #6004600 I beg to inform you that I am purchasing one house at Venice Boulevard and I have to pay

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