Guṇḍicā Mārjanam Cleansing of the Guṇḍicā Temple [Gurvaṣṭakam], Srila Prabhupada

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San Francisco, July 4, 1970   Devotees: All glories to Prabhupāda! Jāyate Prabhupāda! Jaya! Prabhupāda: Hare Kṛṣṇa. [Hindi with Indian woman, chuckles] All right. Hare Kṛṣṇa. So? There is no space for the… So we require bigger space. Hare Kṛṣṇa. Oh, Govinda dāsī has come? [chuckles] When you have arrived? Govinda dāsī: About one o’clock. Prabhupāda: Oh. That’s nice. … Read More

Draupadi, Durvasa, Krishna pastime

A nice example of the all-cognizant quality of the Lord is described in Srimad-Bhagavatam, First Canto, Fifteenth Chapter, verse 11, in connection with Durvasa Muni’s visit to the house of the Pandavas in the forest. Following a calculated plan, Duryodhana sent Durvasa Muni and his ten thousand disciples to be guests of … Read More

Initiation of Śrī Caitanya and Wedding of Pradyumna and Arundhatī, Srila Prabhupada

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Colombus, May 14, 1969   Prabhupāda: It is stated, cātur-varṇyaṁ mayā sṛṣṭaṁ guṇa-karma-vibhāgaśaḥ [Bg. 4.13]. [According to the three modes of material nature and the work ascribed to them, the four divisions of human society were created by Me. And, although I am the creator of this system, you should know that I am yet the … Read More

Lecture, Śrīla Prabhupāda Listening to His Own Recorded Lecture

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New York, April 23, 1969   Prabhupāda: om ajñāna-timirāndhasya jñānāñjana-śalākayā cakṣur unmīlitaṁ yena tasmai śrī-gurave namaḥ [Gautamīya Tantra] [I offer my respectful obeisances unto my spiritual master, who with the torchlight of knowledge has opened my eyes, which were blinded by the darkness of ignorance.] [aside:] It is recording? The meaning of … Read More

Day after Śrī Gaura-Pūrṇimā Lecture, Srila Prabhupada

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Hawaii, March 5, 1969   Prabhupāda: [sings:] …pada-kamalaṁ śrī-gurūn vaiṣṇavāṁś ca śrī-rūpaṁ sāgrajātaṁ saha-gaṇa-raghunāthānvitaṁ taṁ sa-jīvam sādvaitaṁ sāvadhūtaṁ parijana-sahitaṁ kṛṣṇa-caitanya-devaṁ śrī-rādhā-kṛṣṇa-pādān saha-gaṇa-lalitā-śrī-viśākhānvitāṁś ca [I offer my respectful obeisances unto the lotus feet of my spiritual master and of all the other preceptors on the path of devotional service. I offer my respectful obeisances … Read More

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