Srila Prabhupada showed in several instances how sankirtana could solve troubles caused by subtle creatures.
When Srila Prabhupada first came to new Mayapura community in France and stayed in the new
Walking through Golden Gate Park one day, they heard a scratching coming from a garbage can. Prabhupada went over and looked in, then pulled back in repulsion. A big city rat had somehow become trappe
There was a near-disaster right after Srila Prabhupada's massage today. I had just escorted him to the bathroom to bathe. As I walked back through the bedroom I heard a tremendous "Crash!"
Mukunda was also present with Prabhupada in his room, along with a small group of devotees, when an earthquake took place. The telephone poles and wires began moving outside the window. The building t
A devotee recounts an incident at John Lennon's place in an afternoon darshan. Srila Prabhupada spoke intimately about his very early childhood. He remembered these early moments with such clarity tha
Prabhupada spoke to Kamaladevi's husband who was a doctor as follows "If we are in this room we require oxygen to breathe. Now if you spray poison in the room then we have to get out, we cannot surviv
Every afternoon when he wakes up from his post-lunch nap, Srila Prabhupada is given a glass of fresh fruit juice and a garland, and sandalwood paste is applied to his forehead. He likes to sit for whi
I have advised Brahmananda to transfer money to my savings account, and please see that it is immediately done. I have sent him the letter to transfer; simply he has to sign it, or you may sign it and
In class this morning Srila Prabhupada accepted that devotees are all brainwashed. But his view of what that means is a lot different from the pejorative connotations of the karmis.
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Prabhupada was well aware of the worldwide prestige of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge. Many Indians went there to study. It was, in fact, an Indian organization that invited Pr
Suspicious Japanese immigration officials delayed Srila Prabhupada and considered not giving him a visa. Granting no more than a two-day transit visa, they finally allowed him to enter. After such a p