Srila Prabhupada did not want his disciples to become interested in rasa before they became free of material desire and strongly fixed in pure devotional service to the spiritual master. He therefore
There are many other references like this. For example, in the invocation to the Eighth Canto, Prabhupada writes: On this occasion therefore I am praying to my spiritual master to give me strength to
Prabhupada: The fools think that one cannot talk with God. But God says, janma karma ? the devotees come to Me. Then what will you do there? He'll talk or not talk? Devotee: There He'll talk ? but we
The lecturer had said that the Super-soul is with us in the material world, but when we go to Krishnaloka, He is no longer there. I gave a supporting example: Prabhupada explains in a pur-port how at
In the early morning Srila Prabhupada went to Niavaran park again and spent most of the hour sitting on a bench in one of the many small and pleasant groves. He began speaking about how one becomes qu
Coming out of the temple to go for his morning walk, Srila Prabhupada was always accompanied by his servant. As he walked towards the luxurious car, almost the whole community of men and women devotee
While a roaring kirtana continued downstairs, Prabhupada gave a short audience in his room to our Italian printer, Bruno. A jolly, rotund man with rosy cheeks, Bruno appeared simple and unpretentious.
In the afternoon Yogesvara announced the arrival of Professor Francois Chenique, a scholar whose favorable review of Prabhupada's books is being reprinted on the jacket of the new French edition of Bh