November 16

Spoken November 16
Bg 8.14-15 Lecture
Bhagavad-gītā 8.14–15 Prabhupāda: " ananya-cetāḥ satataṁ yo māṁ smarati nityaśaḥ tasyāhaṁ sulabhaḥ pārtha nitya-yuktasya yoginaḥ [Bg. 8.14]" Last day we have been discussing the, how the impersonalists, they transfer themselves in the spiritual kingdom. The yogis and the
SB 4.14.14
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 4.14.14 Prabhupāda: " śrī munaya ūcuḥ nṛpa-varya nibodhaitad yat te vijñāpayāma bhoḥ āyuḥ-śrī-bala-kīrtīnāṁ tava tāta vivardhanam" [aside:] You can close this door. So irresponsible government. It is not now---Indian Man:Prabhupāda:
Lecture at Pandal
Prabhupāda: ...I spoke in Hindi. Now today I speak in English. If required I shall again speak in Hindi tomorrow. In this way, alternatively. So we are worshiping Kṛṣṇa. His simple business is, as we have described, Rādhā-Mādhava, He is lover of Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī. Kṛṣṇa means lover. This very word
SB 3.25.16
[loud sound of firecrackers in background throughout] Nitāi: [leads chanting of verse, etc.] [Prabhupāda and devotees repeat] " ahaṁ mamābhimānotthaiḥ kāma-lobhādibhir malaiḥ vītaṁ yadā manaḥ śuddham aduḥkham asukhaṁ samam []" [break] [01:11]Prabhupāda:Devotees:
Cc. Madhya 20.108
Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 20.108 Prabhupāda: I was speaking in English, but now trying to practice to speak in Hindi. Hmm? [laughter] Indian man: English is international language. You must speak in English. Prabhupāda: That is a fact. All right, English. Devotee: Jaya. Haribol.Prabhupāda:
Morning Walk
Girirāja: He said, “We don’t know where the ingredients came from, but we’re sure that there’s...” Prabhupāda: Then why do you talk nonsense? [laughter] That is another rascal. You do not know. Then what is the use of talking nonsense? You do not know wherefrom these ingredients came. That is nonsense. Our answer is, Kṛṣṇa reveals, Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:Devotee (1):Prabhupāda:Dr. Patel:Prabhupāda:Dr. Patel:Prabhupāda:Dr. Patel:Prabhupāda:Yaśomatīnandana:Prabhupāda:Dr. Patel:Prabhupāda:Dr. Pate…
SB 5.5.29
Yaśodānandana: [leads chanting of verse] " jaḍāndha-mūka-badhira-piśāconmādakavad-avadhūta-veṣo ‘bhibhāṣyamāṇo ‘pi janānāṁ gṛhīta-mauna-vratas tūṣṇīṁ babhūva. []" [00:27] Pradyumna: Translation: “After accepting the feature of avadhūta,Prabhupāda:Devotees:
Letters November 16
Brahmananda My dear Brahmananda, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated Nov. 11, 1968, and I have noted the contents. Later on I heard from Tamala Krishna that Purusottama has decided to come here and I also heard that Gargamuni has got a nice apartment by his father. So I am little relieved that Gargamuni has now a good apartment. But him I have already written...
Bali Mardan My dear Bali Mardan, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated November 11,1969, and I take it as practical proposal to open our Samkirtan Movement activities in Tokyo. Actually, the mission of our representative who were sent to Japan was for opening a branch in Tokyo, but at that time you could not find out suitable place to stay in Tokyo. Now at...
Gopala Krsna My dear Gopala Krishna, Please accept my blessings. Thank you very much for your letter dated November 11, 1969 with enclosed BTG, French edition. Krishna is giving you gradually more and more strength to serve Him. Just like a wrestler, simply by practicing wrestling amongst friends, gradually becomes stronger and the body is built up very nicely, Krishna Consciousness is exactly like...
Dear Hitsaranji, Please accept my blessings. With further reference to my letter dated November 1, 1969, I beg to inform you that immediately I want one pair of Radha-Krishna Deities in London. If you will kindly send me out of the five pairs contributed by the Dalmia Trust and Birla Trust at least one pair to London by the quickest transport, maybe by air cargo, then it will be very kind of you....
Bansidhari My dear Bansidhari, Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you for your nice report from Santa Barbara dated October 22nd, 1970. I am always so glad to know that you are keeping to the standard practices as I have instructed you to do and all the devotees are feeling the sublime result of their work in Krsna
My dear Daughter Jadurani, Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your two letters dated October 31st and November 11th, 1970. I am very glad that you and all the others are finding that your Krishna Consciousness is increased by following our new schedule of regular activities in the Temple. I am getting such happy reports from all our centers and actually that is the way of advancing...
London My dear Kulasekhara, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated from Amsterdam on October 26th, 1970. I am very glad that you have found travelling with Subala Swami inspiration to your Krsna Consciousness. That is very nice appreciation. It is also good news that you have found the improved atmosphere in our Temples after visiting and things are going on...
San Jose My dear Madhukantha, Please accept my blessings. I am very much thankful to you for your kindly report from San Jose far away from me now. I am always anxious to know the activities of my Temples so far established. I always pray to Krsna that you, all my students, may go ahead in this Krsna Consciousness Movement.
My dear Rsabhadeva, Please accept my blessings. I beg to thank you for your encouraging letter dated October 1st, 1970, and your appreciations of devotional service in Krsna Consciousness are very nice. Now you are placed in a responsible post, so I may request you to very carefully execute the regular program as you have learned it in Los Angeles. If the regulative principles are strictly followed...
Buffalo My dear Gunagrahi, Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter dated 23rd September, 1971 and have noted the contents. It is very nice to hear of your credit course. Continue in this way and Krishna will surely give you all facility.
Dear Jayatirtha & Karandhar Prabhus, Please accept my humble obeisances. Regarding the corporate status of ISKCON in relation to Spiritual sky, it is desirable that Spiritual Sky separate itself from ISKCON so that ISKCON will not be subject to any debts incurred by Spiritual Sky.
Detroit My dear Nilambara dasa: Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter undated together with letters from your friends and I am glad to see they are taking serious interest along with yourself in this movement of Lord Caitanya. Try to understand this philosophy very nicely and get more numbers to join. I am especially interested to see the Americans spread this movement. America...
Washington DC My dear Srutadeva dasa: Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of the Sankirtana Newsletters Nos. 27-30, and I thank you very much for assisting me in this mission of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu. These reports are very encouraging to me, and I think our men will also be encouraged to increase the book distribution. This I want.
Gunagrahi Los Angeles My dear Gunagrahi, Please accept my blessings. I am in receipt of your request for initiations. Now hold a fire sacrifice for these devotees. Make sure they know the four regulative principles and follow them strictly. They must also chant at least 16 rounds per day avoiding the ten offenses. Ramesvara Maharaja chant on the beads of the first initiates. Play the tape of Me...
Calcutta My dear M.M. De, Please accept my blessings. I am in due receipt of your letter dated 12/11/76. Thanks for your determination. Why not act as liaison, agent, and representative of Krsna following in the footsteps of your father? Your father didn

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