September 13

Spoken September 13
Śrī Brahma-saṁhitā, Verse 34
Prabhupāda: [singing] " cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa- lakṣāvṛteṣu surabhīr abhipālayantam lakṣmī-sahasra-śata-sambhrama-sevyamānaṁ govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi govindam ādi-puruṣaṁ tam ahaṁ bhajāmi" Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Prabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:
SB 5.5.1-2
Prabhupāda: [chants maṅgalācaraṇa prayers then---aside:] Where is my spectacle? [pause] Many thousands of years before, Ṛṣabhadeva... He is accepted as the incarnation of Godhead, king or emperor of the world. He instructed His sons. He had one hundred sons, and He wasDevotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (2):Prabhupāda:Devotee (2):Prabhupāda:Devotee (3):Prabhupāda:Devotee (3):Prabhupāda:Devotee (3):Prabhupāda:Devotee (3):Prabhupāda:Devotee (2):Prabhupāda:D…
Bg 2.13 Lecture
Prabhupāda: What is the proper time now? Devotee (1): Seven o’clock, Śrīla Prabhupāda. Prabhupāda: Seven o’clock. Devotee (1): Yes, Śrīla Prabhupāda. Prabhupāda: Yes, everyone sit down on the chair. " dehino ‘smin yathā dehe kaumāraṁ yauvanaṁ jarā tathā dehāntara-prāptir dhīras tatra na muhyatiDevotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:
SB 2.1.2
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 2.1.2 Prabhupāda: " ...apaśyatām ātma-tattvaṁ gṛheṣu gṛha-medhinām []" Now here is one significant factor. The Suta Gosvāmī, Śukadeva Gosvāmī, he is addressing a king, rājendra. Formerly, that was the system. The saintly persons, learned Devotee (1):Devotee (2):Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:
Conversation with Bajaj and Bhusan
[no audio] Prabhupāda: Our philosophy is, " ataḥ pumbhir dvija-śreṣṭhā varṇāśrama-vibhāgaśaḥ" " varṇāśrama-vibhāgaśaḥ svanuṣṭhitasya dharmasya saṁsiddhir hari-toṣaṇam [SB 1.2.13]" You may be industrial administrator, you may be engineer, you may be something else, but you make your profession perfect. And that perfection is achieved by satisfying the Supreme Personality of Godhead by your profession. Just like Arjuna: He was a soldier. He knew how to…
Room Conversation
Prabhupāda: God and we living entities all of us are persons, individual persons [indistinct]. So all of us living entities person-to-person, God is the supreme person and the living entities are, just like in a family the head of the family is the father. He is the head all others, the wife, the children, the servants, they are all subordinate.Devotee:Devotee:Indian Mātājī:Prabhupāda:Indian Mātājī:Prabhupāda:Indian Mātājī:Prabhupāda:Indian Mātājī:Devotee:Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:Prabhupāda:Satsvar…
Room Conversation
Satsvarūpa: Some of the children are 10 years old but we have been being very strict because they are loose in their behaviour. They cannot be initiated until they are chanting 16 rounds, trying to be very strict with that but they see that others are being initiated quickly. They saw the initiation today some of the 10-year-old boys. We want the parents to initiate, Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:Prabhupāda:Satsvarūpa:P…
Bg 2.40 Lecture
Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [leads chanting of verse, etc.] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] " nehābhikrama-nāśo ‘sti pratyavāyo na vidyate svalpam apy asya dharmasyaPrabhupāda:Devotee:Prabhupāda:
Lecture [Hindi]
[final proofreading pending] Prabhupāda: " oṁ ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ" " śrī-caitanya-mano-‘bhīṣṭaṁ sthāpitaṁ yena bhū-tale svayaṁ rūpaḥ kadā mahyaṁ
Morning Walk
Prabhupāda: This is called hog life, how to maintain this body. Kaṣṭan kāmān. Kāmān means necessities of life. Very, with great difficulty... Kaṣṭan kāmān. [break] Kaṣṭan kāmān. Life can be easily maintained by agriculture and cow protection. No. They will start big, big mills, factories, motor tires, cars, instruments. Vraja-vāsī:Prabhupāda:Gopāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Gopāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Gopāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Gopāla Kṛṣṇa:Prabhupāda:Upendra:Prabhupāda:Upendra:Prabhupāda:Upendra:…
SB 6.2.11
Nitāi: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, Sixth Canto, Second Chapter, verse number eleven. [leads chanting of verse, etc.] " na niṣkṛtair uditair brahma-vādibhisPrabhupāda:Devotees:
Letter to Sai Baba
Pradyumna: This says, “God is an Indian.” Puttaparthi. “God is an Indian. His contemporary avatāra...” Prabhupāda: Puttaparthi? What is that? Pradyumna: Puttaparthi is in Andhra. “His contemporary avatāra rests in the trinity of Sirti Baba, Sai Baba, and Prem Baba to come. So Satya Sai Baba, the second of the triple incarnation, asserted in the course of a marathon interview to add, Prabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhupāda:Pradyumna:Prabhup…
SB 1.7.15
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.7.15 Pradyumna: Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. Oṁ namo bhagavate vāsudevāya. [devotees repeat] [Chants verse] " mātā śiśūnāṁ nidhanaṁ sutānāṁ niśamya ghoraṁ paritapyamānā tadārudad vāṣpa-kalākulākṣīPrabhupāda:Devotees:Prabhupāda:Devotees:
Letters September 13
Patti Birnack My dear Patti Birnack, Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you very much for your letter, and I have noted your situation as you have described it therein. I am very pleased to learn that you are coming to our Krishna Consciousness temple in Ohio and you are nicely appreciating this movement. I can understand that you are a sincere soul, and I am sure that Krishna will help you...
Karandhara Los Angeles My dear Karandhara, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated August 31st, 1970, and noted the contents. I am very glad to know that you are travelling to Portland, Oregon, with some other devotees for the purpose of establishing a new center there with the help of Syamasundara. That is very encouraging news.
Amogha Djakarta My dear Amogha, Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter from Djakarta dated August 29, 1972, and I have noted the contents with great pleasure. I have also recently received one letter from the Djakarta Krsna Consciousness club and it is very nicely offering respects on Vyasa Puja occasion. I have replied them duly. I am very glad to hear that your mission...
Atreya Rsi New York My dear Atreya Rsi, Please accept my blessings. I have received your letter dated September 5, 1972, duly delivered to me by hand of Syamasundara, and I have noted the contents carefully. Regarding your questions, Seva Puja means only for daily worship of deities. The building fund will construct, the book fund will maintain, and this fund is for daily expenditure of Seva Puja...
Upendra Sydney My dear Upendra, Please accept my blessings. I have received your letter dated Wednesday, 6th September, 1972, and I am very glad to hear that you and your good wife want to go to Perth, Australia, for opening one ISKCON center. There is no doubt it that I shall sanction your endeavor in this respect. I am always praying that my disciples will gradually increase our war against ...
Yadubara Bombay My dear Yadubara, Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated August 28, 1972, and I have appreciated the contents carefully. I am glad to hear that all the departments of business are going on successfully, now I am anxious to hear if the conveyance deed has been signed and what are the contents. Kindly send me the copy duly signed as quickly as possible,...

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