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The Result of Ravana's Policy Lord Rama's Victory over Ravana (October 18):
"What was the result? That everything became vanquished. Whole Rāvaṇa's kingdom with his family, with his everything, finished."

Rama Said to Ravana: I Shall Punish You Rama Vijayotsava (October 18):
"You are most abominable, sinful and shameless. Today, therefore, I, whose attempt never fails, shall punish you."

Ravana's Path of Ruination Lord Rama's Victory over Ravana (October 18):
"Rāvaṇa even dared kidnap Sītā, who was both the wife of Lord Rāmacandra and the goddess of fortune, thinking that he would be able to enjoy..."

Make the Best Use of a Bad Bargain (Compilation) (October 17):
"Although this body is temporary, we can utilize it for the best purpose. What is that best purpose? Realization of Krishna."

Tribhuvanatha Das Leaves Departure notice from 2001 (October 16):
"Tribuvanatha Prabhu left his body early on Tuesday 16th October 2001. Earlier in the year, he had been diagnosed with stomach cancer..."

Tribhuvanatha's Initiation Letter From Srila Prabhupada (October 16):
"Tribhuvanatha means the Lord of the Three Worlds. And Das means servant. I have duly chanted the beads sent by you..."

Memories of a Dear Godbrother By Ranchor Dasa (October 16):
"Tribhuvanatha Das, born in 1952 in Longford, Ireland, as Thomas Hegarty, was one of life's great individualists."

Srila Prabhupada's Middle East Program (Video) (October 16):
"I was very happy to hear of your Hare Krishna Festival program and that the response has been so wonderful."

We Are Creating Some Brain Modern society is lacking a brain (October 15):
"Not only in your country; every country nowadays. There is no brain. Brain is finished. Therefore everywhere you will find chaos and confusion."

Brahmana Means Perfect Gentleman Who feels for others (October 15):
"There must be a class of men, perfect brāhmaṇa. Otherwise society will be ruined. In the Western countries there is no brāhmaṇa."

We Must Become Very Liberal and Tolerant Not dogmatic (October 15):
"So you know this art, how to attract and engage men, so aim yourself at the top-class of men and give them every opportunity and facility..."

Transfer Your Love to God That is successful life (October 14):
"So we have scattered our love for so many things in the material world. We have to collect everything and transfer everything for loving God."

Self-Realization Is Serious Work Devotees are not frivolous (October 14):
"A Krsna Conscious person is only interested in serving the Lord faithfully and he has got no other extraneous thought."

Krishna Love Is So Nice The basis of universal love (October 14):
"The person in Kṛṣṇa consciousness certainly sees Lord Kṛṣṇa everywhere and he sees everything in Kṛṣṇa."

Stop This Dreaming State Get off the mental platform (October 13):
"As long as we are thinking I want this, that is not to my liking, or if I adjust things a certain way everything will be better, these thoughts are material."

Concentrate on Training the Devotees Or things will be lost (October 13):
"So especially you must encourage the students to read our books throughout the day as much as possible, and give them all good advice..."

Big Big Meetings Won't Solve Our Problems Only KC will help (October 13):
"The politicians have been holding such meetings and talks for some time now and the world is no better place for it, and they have only made things worse."

The Wise Do Not Lament for the Body The soul is eternal (October 12):
"So Bhagavad-gītā begins with this point, that one should know that he is not this material body."

Prepare Yourself for the Next Life Dying without any anxiety (October 12):
"Similarly, if you prepare yourself in this life for going back to home, back to Godhead, then where is perplexity? There is no perplexity."

A Devotee Is Saved at the Time of Death He has no fear (October 12):
"Even if devotees are illusioned by some ghastly scene or by any accidental occurrence, they never forget Kṛṣṇa."

Blessed Are the Humble Krishna likes humility (October 11):
"Krishna is so very merciful to those who are very humble in their attitude engaged in the service of the Lord."

Nothing More Than Sincerity Having the right spirit (October 11):
"Some scholars recommend that knowledge and renunciation are important factors for elevating oneself to devotional service. But actually that is not a fact."

A Sincere Sweeper in the Street Don't make a show (October 11):
"A sincere person who follows this method is far better situated than the false pretender who adopts show-bottle spiritualism to cheat the innocent public."

Spiritual Master of the Entire World Empowered by Krishna (October 10):
"The true ācārya, the spiritual master of the entire world, must be considered an incarnation of Kṛṣṇa’s mercy."

Our Process Is to Go Through the Acarya Serving the servant (October 10):
"We have to first receive the merciful benediction from the ācārya, and then Kṛṣṇa will be pleased and He'll also give His blessings."

Unable to Recognize a Liberated Soul Fashionable to disobey (October 10):
"Presently people are so fallen that they cannot distinguish between a liberated soul and a conditioned soul."

More Desirable Than Life Itself Association of a pure devotee (October 9):
"In other words, when there is no devotee of the Lord present, there is great suffering in society, and association with other people becomes painful."

The Most Valubale Thing in the World The greatest riches (October 9):
"When one comes to the spiritual platform of Kṛṣṇa consciousness, he can understand that there are no riches more valuable than love of Rādhā-Kṛṣṇa."

Krishna Advertises His Devotee The most famous man (October 9):
"So the point is that a devotee, even he does not want advertisement, Kṛṣṇa advertises him. Kṛṣṇa advertises him without his intention."

We Should Be Very Sincere There is no need to put on an act (October 8):
"We should be very sincere to understand things as they are. We should not falsely claim which I am not."

The Qualification of a Bona Fide Disciple Everlastingly a fool (October 8):
"As soon as one thinks that he has become the wiser man than the spiritual master one is surely doomed."

Forever Grateful to Srila Prabhupada (Editorial) Giving thanks (October 8):
"His magnanimous heart and limitless love for Krishna have ignited the modern day Hare Krishna revolution."

A Devotee Can Never Forget Krishna He always feels obliged (October 7):
"The Supreme Personality of Godhead cannot be forgotten even for a moment by His surrendered devotees."

Gurudeva (Video) The early days of the Hare Krishna movement (October 7):
"Gurudeva, O spiritual master! Give to this servant just one drop of mercy. I am lower than a blade of grass. Give me all help. Give me strength."

Srila Prabhupada's Arrival in Pittsburgh (Video) Pure nectar (October 7):
"A devotee, a pure devotee, can make any hell a tīrtha, a holy place. That is devotee."

Hare Krishna Address (Audio) From the Happening Album (October 6):
"We have seen it practically. Even a child can take part in the chanting, or even a dog can take part in it."

The Hare Krishna Tree A plaque honoring Srila Prabhupada (October 6):
"On October 9, 1966, Prabhupada and his followers sat beneath this tree and held the first outdoor chanting session outside of India."

Hare Krishna 1966 (Video) An historic film by Jonas Mekas (October 6):
"The film was a rapid-fire montage of multiple images depicting the spirit of New York City in the 1960s."

Thinking of Krishna with Love Love means service (October 5):
"In so many ways the students are thinking of Kṛṣṇa because they are engaged in the service of Kṛṣṇa."

Why Not All of Us? Fulfilling Lord Caitanya's prediction (October 5):
"As many towns and villages are there all over the world, this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement will be spread."

With All the Humility at My Command Prabhupada's sincerity (October 5):
"Personally, I have no hope for any direct service of the coming crores of births in the sojourn of my life, but I am confident that some day or other..."

It Is All Due to His Divine Grace Prabhupada's faith in his Guru (October 4):
"I think that His Divine Grace Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura is always seeing my activities and guiding me within my heart by his words."

Always a Gentleman A Vaishnava exhibits exemplary behavior (October 4):
"Devotee means very liberal and kind to everyone, always gentleman under all kinds of conditions of life."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 8 An endless river of nectar (October 4):
"Drink the pure nectar from the lips of Krishna's beloved pure devotee. You will benefit immeasurably."

This Is the Program Krishna consciousness in a nutshell (October 3):
"So if you try, if you learn how to love Kṛṣṇa without any motive and without any impediment, then you will be happy."

Here Is the Offering Srila Prabhupada's invitation (October 3):
"So here is the offering, Kṛṣṇa consciousness, by great authorities, by Lord Kṛṣṇa, by Caitanya Mahāprabhu, and we are humble servants only."

Just Like a Lunatic Asylum They're running around madly (October 3):
"We cannot expect that the people of Kali-yuga will welcome our attempt to spread Krsna consciousness. It is just like a lunatic asylum."

Srila Prabhupada's Compassion They'll come again to life (October 2):
"So if you actually feel for your country, for your community, for your people, just spread this Kṛṣṇa consciousness. They're dying."

There Is No Bluff, There Is No Cheating Without adulteration (October 2):
"I am very insignificant. I have no capacity. My business is only to convey the message of Kṛṣṇa."

A Spiritual Master Thinks Himself as Servant The best devotee (October 2):
"Because they have to be trained. Kṛṣṇa has appointed him to train them. Therefore he thinks himself as the servant of the disciples."

There Is No Credit for Me Srila Prabhupada's humility (October 1):
"Whatever is being done, it is due to His Divine Grace only. So my business is just to carry out His order."

I Am Lower Than You Prabhupada is so beautiful (October 1):
"I am the lowest of the all creatures. I am simply trying to execute the order of my spiritual master. That's all."

Do You Direct Us Through the Heart? Besides the Paramatma? (October 1):
"Srila Prabhupada, when you are not present with us, how is it possible to receive instructions..."

Important Notice to Our Readers This website is safe (September 30):
"I'm writing to inform you that I recently received the following message from our web hosting company."

The Whole World Is Going to Hell Everyone is suffering (September 30):
"We have got so much vital spiritual knowledge to distribute to the public and they are in desperate need of it."

Let the Whole World Come We can feed them (September 30):
"Everything is being supplied by Krsna, Krsna is not poor, so why we should deny them?"

Chant, Dance and Take Prasadam You will be joyful (September 30):
"The Hare Kṛṣṇa mantra is so enchanting that anyone can take part in any condition."

We Shall Sit Under a Tree No material impediments (September 29):
"Of course ultimately we must depend only on Krishna. If He gives us something we shall accept and offer it in His service, if we have nothing..."

Great Hope for the Future No danger of being unsuccessful (September 29):
"Once engaged in the devotional service of the Lord, one will continue the service in all circumstances."

How Do We Know When Krishna Is Pleased? Very simple (September 29):
"It is not very difficult. Your immediate boss, representative of Kṛṣṇa, he is to be satisfied."

One Must Pass the Test The secret of spiritual advancement (September 28):
"One must be able to pass the test of the spiritual master, and when he sees the genuine desire of the disciple, he automatically blesses the disciple..."

This Is the Test One must be determined in all circumstances (September 28):
"You are doing solid work, even alone, and I am very pleased. This is the test for a sincere devotee."

Not an Easygoing Life Willing to execute all types of penance (September 28):
"An easygoing life and attainment of perfection in transcendental realization cannot go together."

Back Home, Back to Godhead The supreme destination (September 27):
"A devotee knows that after death he is going back home, back to Godhead; therefore he has no fear of death."

Learn to Fly Your Own Plane Be prepared to fly solo (September 27):
"Everyone has to take care of his own plane, and if there is any danger, no other plane can help another in that condition."

What Happens to a Fallen Devotee? Reformed by the Lord (September 27):
"But even though he falls down, a devotee is never to be considered the same as a fallen karmī."

Everything Will Be Successful The success formula (September 26):
"If there is always keen enthusiasm for serving Krishna, and if there is also patience and determination, then everything will be successful."

There Is No End to His Mercy Prabhupada's mercy is endless (September 26):
"Vaiṣṇava is the ocean of mercy. There is no end. As you cannot, I mean to say, draw all the waters from the ocean, it is not possible."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 7 A diffusion of nectar (September 26):
"Our series of 'Prabhupada Compilations' continues with lots more to come. Stay tuned."

Take the Mercy It is there for everyone (September 25):
"The mercy of the spiritual master is always there, but we have to take it. Just like the sun..."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 6 The mercy keeps flowing (September 25):
"Here are some more 'Prabhupada Compilations' for your inspiration and enlightenment."

Srila Prabhupada's Sannyasa Initiation (Compilation) (September 24):
"Srila Prabhupada accepted the order of sannyasa from Sri Srimad Bhaktiprajnana Kesava Maharaja on September 17, 1959..."

The Glories of Haridasa Thakura Tirobhava Mahotsava (September 23):
"Haridāsa Ṭhākura is known as nāmācārya because it is he who preached the glories of chanting hari-nāma, the holy name of God."

The Glorious Passing of Haridasa Thakura Disappearance (September 23):
"Let me offer my respectful obeisances unto Haridāsa Ṭhākura and his master, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu, who danced with the body of Haridāsa Ṭhākura..."

Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura's Appearance (Lecture) (September 22):
"So today is very auspicious day, Ṭhākura Bhaktivinoda's birthday. Here is the picture of Ṭhākura Saccidānanda Bhaktivinoda. He was one of the ācāryas..."

Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, His Life and Precepts (in PDF) (September 22):
"The object of this little book is to bring the holy life of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and his precepts to the notice of the educated and religious people."

Srila Bhaktivinoda Is Eternal Energy of Lord Caitanya (September 22):
"In the Caitanya Caritamrta it is said that the activities of the Vaisnava cannot be understood even by the greatest scholar."

Saragrahi Vaisnava (Poem) (September 22):
"Maintain thy post in spirit world/ As firmly as you can/ Let never matter push thee down/ O stand heroic man."

He Can Deliver Krishna to Anyone He Likes (September 22):
"Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura describes that a pure Vaiṣṇava, as the proprietor of Kṛṣṇa and love of Kṛṣṇa, can deliver both to anyone and everyone he likes."

Lord Vamanadeva Appearance of Lord Vamanadeva (September 21):
"The history of Bali Mahārāja and his charity to Vāmanadeva is described in the Eighth Canto of Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam."

Srila Jiva Gosvami Appearance of Srila Jiva Gosvami (September 21):
"He is one of the very important ācāryas in our sampradāya, so especially his Sandarbhas should be discussed."

This Is the Opportunity The human form of life is very rare (September 20):
"So why we should waste our time thinking so many nonsense things? Why not think of Kṛṣṇa, how beautiful He is, standing here with Rādhārāṇī?"

This Motorcar Civilization Will Be Finished It cannot last (September 20):
"They do not know that destination of life is to attain Kṛṣṇa consciousness. No. They do not know. They think, 'By increasing motorcars, we shall be happy.'"

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 5 The highest knowledge (September 20):
"Here is the latest installment in our 'Prabhupada Compilations' series. More follows."

The Whole World Will Be Happy KC benefits everyone (September 19):
"Without wanting the necessities of life, the whole world will be turned into Vaikuṇṭha, a spiritual abode."

No Other Qualification Is Required Following the gopis (September 19):
"For achieving perfection in Kṛṣṇa consciousness, no qualification is required other than to be constantly engaged in the loving service of Kṛṣṇa..."

Devotional Service Never Goes in Vain Bhakti is cumulative (September 19):
"In the Bhagavad-gītā it is said that such transcendental service rendered unto the Personality of Godhead accumulates birth after birth..."

So It Is Up to You Krishna will give you intelligence (September 18):
"So it is up to you whether you want to forget Krishna or if you want to serve Krishna."

The Lord Fulfills Our Desires He witnesses our activities (September 18):
"According to the desires of the living entity, the Lord makes him remember or forget."

Man Is the Architect of His Own Destiny The choice is ours (September 18):
"Free choice makes destiny; if I act in goodness, then my future is good. And if I act badly, my future is bad. That is destiny."

Markine Bhagavata-Dharma Prabhupada's arrival in the USA (September 17):
"Srila Prabhupada arrived in Boston on September 17, 1965. He carried within his heart the order of his spiritual master to spread the teachings..."

Krishna Can Make the Impossible Possible He's all-powerful (September 17):
"When I was in Boston port, I wrote one poetry that 'I do not know why I have been brought here. How these people will take to Krishna consciousness?'"

I Started This Movement Alone Without any help (September 17):
"People may say that I've done wonderful, but there is nothing magic. Because I am following Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Leader, so far it has become successful."

Worship Radharani and Be Happy Sri Radhastami (September 16):
"I may be most fallen rascal. But if I try to reach Kṛṣṇa through Rādhārāṇī, then my business is successful. Therefore we should worship Rādhārāṇī first."

Srimati Radharani's Appearance Day Lecture Radhastami (September 16):
"And the birth of Rādhārāṇī was not from the womb of any human being. She was found by her father in the field. While father was plowing..."

The Mercy of Radharani Devotees aspire for Her blessings (September 15):
"If Rādhārāṇī recommends that 'This devotee is very nice,' then Kṛṣṇa immediately accepts, however fool I may be."

A Devotee Knows What Is What Krishna takes care of him (September 13):
"A devotee should not be disturbed by unfortunate circumstances, but must continue his regular program, depending on the Lord for everything."

What Is Intelligence? One must have knowledge (September 13):
"Real intelligence is that to know 'What I am.' 'I do not want to suffer. Why suffering in this world is imposed upon me?' This is intelligence."

Go Back to the Original Fire Reignite the spiritual spark (September 13):
"Just like fire is covered by the ashes, so it does not act. Although there is fire, but when it is covered with ashes, it does not act."

Whatever You Have, Offer It to Krishna This is the process (September 12):
"The old beggar is wearing a raincoat and batterd hat. In his hands are paper hand towels and two rolls of toilet paper."

Krishna Becomes Obliged to His Devotee He is grateful (September 12):
"This is a qualification of activities in Krishna Consciousness that if one renders even a small amount of sincere devotional service, Krishna becomes obliged..."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 4 A fountain of pure nectar (September 12):
"Our nectarean series of Prabhupada Compilations continues. More to come. Stay tuned."

Whatever One May Be Seize the opportunity (September 11):
"Whatever one may be, one must take shelter at the lotus feet of a devotee mahātmā and treat him as the most exalted well-wisher of all human society."

Well-Wisher to All This is Vaishnava (September 11):
"So Vaiṣṇava will always think like that, how people will be happy. Sarve sukhino bhavantu. A Vaiṣṇava desire is not exploitation."

Be Happy and Make All Others Happy The benediction (September 11):
"Be happy and make all others happy. That is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Sarve sukhino bhavantu. That is Vedic idea. Everyone be happy."

Our Only Duty Is to Think of Krishna Be prepared for death (September 10):
"Death, there is no guarantee. But it is a guarantee that you must die. That is guaranteed. But when you will die, that is not guaranteed."

How to Enjoy Life Solace for the soul (September 10):
"The soul can be solaced only by the mercy of Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu and His many bona fide devotees, who never leave the lotus feet of the Lord..."

We Have to Become Swans Birds of a feather flock together (September 9):
"There are classes of men like crows, and there are classes of men like swans. So Kṛṣṇa consciousness means swanlike. They should be like swans."

Make It a Honey Society Don't cheat people (September 9):
"Don't make it a stool society. You see? Make it a honey society. At least, give chance, those who are seeking after honey. You see?"

A Devotee Is Attracted by the Honey His life is sublime (September 9):
"The difference between a devotee and a nondevotee is this, just like the bee and the fly: the bee always is attracted by the honey and flies go to..."

I Am Very Patient Famed journalist remembers Prabhupada (September 8):
"Journalist Howard Smith interviewed Srila Prabhupada for the Village Voice alternative newspaper in June of 1966."

Krishna Consciousness Is Sublime It can solve all problems (September 8):
"I have come to your country with this purpose, that if American boys and girls should accept this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement, it will be good for them..."

Utilize It, Utilize It Srila Prabhupada labored hard for us all (September 7):
"Before me, so many swamis came in this country; they could not present the real thing. They wanted some money and went away. That's all."

I Am Running Behind You If you try to follow you will benefit (September 5):
"Krsna is yours and you have the power to give Him to anyone you wish. I am poor and wretched and running behind you shouting Krsna, Krsna!"

Under His Guidance Serve a bona fide servant of the Lord (September 5):
"The expert spiritual master knows the art of utilizing everything to glorify the Lord, and therefore under his guidance the whole world can be turned into..."

The Lord Sends His True Representative Krishna will help (September 5):
"As soon as the Lord finds that a particular soul is very eager to go back to Godhead, the Lord at once sends His bona fide representative."

Sri Vyasa-Puja Lecture (Hamburg, 1969) Sri Vyasa-Puja (September 4):
"All this eulogization about me, people, outsider, may think that 'This man is being flattered and he is hearing his own eulogization.' But that is not the fact."

The Meaning of Vyasa-Puja (Compilation) Sri Vyasa-Puja (September 4):
"So this Vyasa-puja means one day in a year, on the birthday of the spiritual master, because he is representative of Vyasa..."

The Full Moonlight of Krishna Consciousness Janmastami (September 3):
"'He is simply smiling, and with His flute, and He is so bright by the rays of the moon that He looks very, very beautiful."

The Superexcellent Beauty of Krishna Krishna Janmastami (September 3):
"The body of Krishna, the ocean of the eternal beauty of youth, can be seen to move in waves of beauty."

Celebrating Janmastami (Compilation) Krishna Janmastami (September 3):
"Just like in your Western countries the Christmas is observed in every home, similarly Janmāṣṭamī is observed in every home."

Krishna Was God from the Very Beginning Janmastami (September 3):
"So Kṛṣṇa was God from the very beginning. As soon as Kṛṣṇa took birth, He appeared in four-handed viṣṇu-mūrti."

Birth of Lord Krishna Sri Krishna Janmastami (September 3):
"The Lord's appearance or birth is not like that of an ordinary man who is forced to accept a material body according to his past deeds."

Cause of All Causes Everything is coming from Krishna (September 2):
"It is not at all difficult to see Kṛṣṇa every moment, in every step, if we study what Kṛṣṇa says."

Even a Child Here Is the Highest Yogi It is a fact (September 2):
"The child is coming along with his mother and bowing down, 'Kṛṣṇa, I bow down.' So he is also Kṛṣṇa conscious."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 3 More drops of nectar (September 2):
"Here is another installment in our series of Prabhupada Compilations. More follows."

Unlimited Energy There is no rest and there is no limit (September 1):
"Krishna is unlimited, His service is unlimited, and the energy of His servants is unlimited."

Chant More Increasing our desire for sankirtana (September 1):
"Drink more and you become drunkard. Similarly, chant more and you become perfect chanter."

Do Not Forget Krishna A simple formula (September 1):
"Five plus five is equal to ten. Two plus two is equal to four. So Krishna plus everything is Vrndavana."

How Can I Reject You? Prabhupada's humility and forgiveness (August 31):
"If someone helps me even a little, I am eternally indebted to him. You have helped me very much, so how can I reject you?"

We Have to Stand on the Spiritual Platform Do the needful (August 31):
"Physically and mentally we may be disturbed sometimes, but we have to stand erect on the spiritual platform."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 2 The nectar keeps flowing (August 31):
"We continue with our series of Prabhupada Compilations for your transcendental enjoyment and inspiration."

Nothing to Fear The future is very bright (August 30):
"A person in Kṛṣṇa consciousness has no fear because by his activities he is sure to go back to the spiritual sky, back home, back to Godhead."

Mudha Means Ass He can get grass anywhere (August 30):
"Still, he is thinking, 'I am obliged to this washerman. Because he is supplying me grass, therefore I must have three tons of cloth on my back.'"

No Meat-Eating It is a great challenge (August 30):
"If you become implicated in sinful life, how you can be happy? There must be nature's punishment."

Srila Prabhupada Treated Me like a Daughter Sweet memory (August 29):
"Sometimes Prabhupada would ask me or tell me certain things that showed his concern for me."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 1 Drink the nectar (August 29):
"For the past three or four years we've been posting compilations of about 10-12 Prabhupada quotes strung together on various topics."

Bona Fide Service Under the direction of the spiritual master (August 28):
"Śrī Viśvanātha Cakravartī Ṭhākura says that when one satisfies the spiritual master, he satisfies the Supreme Lord."

There Is No Bluffing If you have no faith, don't go to the ācārya (August 28):
"If you go there, you should accept whatever he says. If you are in doubt, then don't go there. That is the position. It is freedom."

Acharya Is Not a Whimsical Thing He knows what is to be done (August 28):
"Everything must be executed under the guidance of a guru, not whimsically, 'Oh, I have got my own idea. I have got my own God. I can do whatever I like.'"

I Was Never Forgetful of Krishna Krishna always saved me (August 27):
"Although I had immense opportunities to indulge in the four principles of sinful life because I was connected with a very aristocratic family..."

The Gifts of Krishna We should acknowledge the Father's gifts (August 27):
"Krishna is the Supreme Father, and all living entities in all different forms are His sons. He is maintaining everyone."

The Representative of Krishna Krishna helps as the guru (August 27):
"The representative spiritual master never gives any false knowledge to his disciple, but only perfect knowledge. Thus he is the representative of Kṛṣṇa."

Why Is the Spiritual Master Worshiped? He'll not cheat you (August 26):
"That is the business of spiritual master. He gives the right information; therefore he is respected so much, because he does not cheat."

Gurudeva Is the Incarnation of Nityananda Follow the guru (August 26):
"So far your questions are concerned. Nityananda is the principle of the Guru. So, the Gurudeva is the incarnation of Nityananda."

Who Is the Spiritual Master? Not an ordinary conditioned soul (August 26):
"In all the ancient scriptures of devotional service and in the more recent songs of Śrīla Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura, Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura and..."

Balarama Gives One Strength Balarama Jayanti (August 25):
"We must therefore conquer the enemies of Kṛṣṇa consciousness with the strength received from Balarāma."

Balarama Is the Original Spiritual Master Balarama Jayanti (August 25):
"No one can attain spiritual perfection by physical strength. One must have the spiritual strength which is infused by Balarāma, or Saṅkarṣaṇa."

Why Don't You Take This Simple Formula? How nice it is (August 24):
"We are living in Vaikuṇṭha in this temple. Anyone can practically see how they came from hellish life; now they are living in Vaikuṇṭha."

Prabhupada's Mission To give information of highest happiness (August 24):
"Yes. I want to see the youngsters in your country to be happy. Everyone wants that, but not only in your country, I want to see everywhere."

Gain for the Whole World Krishna consciousness is so nice (August 24):
"When one is chanting or speaking of Krishna or working for Krishna then so many living entities hear him or help him in some way and thus find benefit..."

All the Great Acharyas Glorify the Lord Always and everywhere (August 23):
"The Lord is the master of all time and all space, and therefore the Lord’s holy name must be heard, glorified and remembered everywhere in the world."

Confidential Associate of the Lord No one is dearer to Krishna (August 23):
"The servants of God come to propagate God consciousness, and intelligent people should cooperate with them in every respect."

A Humble God-Centered Life More valuable than a hoax of a life (August 23):
"In the Bhagavad-gītā (2.40) Lord Kṛṣṇa states that God-centered activities are so valuable that just a few of them can save a person from the greatest danger."

A Spiritual Master Never Lets Go of a Disciple An eternal bond (August 22):
"Any good soul who approaches me once for spiritual enlightenment is supposed to be depending on my responsibility to get him back to Krishna..."

Anyone Who Has Come to Me Prabhupada's causeless mercy (August 22):
"Anyone who has once come to me has become my beloved son; temporarily one may display some Mayic affliction, but that can not prolong."

Dragging Him by the Hair What if a devotee leaves? (August 22):
"As far as the Lord Himself is concerned, if the devotee chooses to leave, the Lord brings him back again, dragging him by the hair."

A Pure Devotee Is Most Dear to the Lord He is fully surrendered (August 21):
"They abandon affection for all these material possessions and are always happy in possessing the shelter of the lotus feet of the Lord."

Dependent on the Lotus Feet of the Lord No material desires (August 21):
"When the mind is completely free from material desire, the devotee can think of the Lord constantly."

The Lotus Feet of a Great Devotee Guaranteed path of liberation (August 21):
"Without worshiping the lotus feet of a great devotee, one cannot be freed from māyā's influence."

A Pure Devotee Is Protected by the Lord Plies the ocean easily (August 20):
"Living the conditional life is just like plying a boat in the middle of the ocean. One is completely at the mercy of the ocean..."

The Science of Transcendental Bliss Known to the pure devotee (August 20):
"Such pure devotees, who can increase the pleasure potency of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, are certainly most dear to Him."

A Vaishnava Knows His Own Business He is guided by Krishna (August 20):
"Even the most learned or experienced person cannot understand the movements of a Vaiṣṇava, a pure devotee."

A Pure Devotee's Association Is Necessary sādhu-saṅga (August 19):
"If one is serious about escaping māyā's influence and returning home, back to Godhead, one must associate with a sādhu (devotee)."

He Associates with Krishna Face to Face Only by devotion (August 19):
"Devotional service is such a powerful transcendental method that it surpasses all other methods of transcendental realization."

Dragged to Success There is no loss or diminution (August 19):
"Devotional service is so pure and perfect that once having begun, one is forcibly dragged to ultimate success."

A Devotee Is Always Peaceful Peace of mind is necessary (August 18):
"He should be satisfied with his natural income, eat only as much as he needs to keep his health, live in a secluded place and always remain peaceful."

A Devotee Is Free from All Pains He is unattached (August 18):
"A devotee never takes the part of a particular party; therefore he is carefree. He is never pained because he is free from all designations."

A Devotee Is Always Transcendental Nothing can woo him (August 18):
"It is by the grace of the Lord that he is so practiced that he is not disturbed by any outward disturbance."

We Must Simply Persevere There is very little time (August 17):
"We are so fortunate to be in this human form of life, and to have the opportunity and the capacity to serve Krishna..."

Whatever You Know, Try to Satisfy Krishna That is expert (August 17):
"You find out what is your occupation, what you can very nicely and easily perform, and do it for Kṛṣṇa. That's all."

We Should Be Very Much Careful Even if there is suffering (August 17):
"We should be very much careful. Our Kṛṣṇa consciousness cannot be diverted. Then you are gone to hell."

I Cannot Forget About My Publications Prabhupada's priority (August 16):
"Although I am practically on the path of death, still I cannot forget about my publications."

Bhaktivedanta Reading Room For everyone's spiritual benefit (August 16):
"Along with the restaurants there can be 'Bhaktivedanta Reading Room' where all my books can be kept and people can come and sit comfortably and read."

Even in Broken Language The power of Krishna-katha (August 16):
"So similarly, even if we present our Back to Godhead or any other literature in broken languages, it does not matter..."

Our Literatures Are Unique in the World They're transcendental (August 15):
"Our literatures are unique in the world and we want to introduce our philosophy in learned circles..."

Introduce Our Small Books to Students They're easy to read (August 15):
"If the students purchase these cheaper, smaller books, they will get a permanent impression of Krishna Consciousness."

This Movement Will Sweep Across the World Sankirtan ki jaya! (August 15):
"I am very, very pleased with your program to infiltrate the schools and colleges, especially by introducing our books and classes in Krishna Yoga."

Krishna Will Certainly Save You Always increase your efforts (August 14):
"Actually the Krishna Consciousness is already there, but it is now covered up so we must wipe away the dirt of maya from our consciousness..."

The Sound Vibrated by Great Devotees Nectarean rivers (August 14):
"In this age it is very difficult to follow thoroughly the regulative principles and studies of the Vedas which were formerly recommended."

Castle in the Air Existing only in one's imagination (August 14):
"In the material forest, the conditioned soul sometimes contemplates great castles and skyscrapers, and he wastes his energy for such things..."

Crossing the Sea of Dangers The material world is full of dangers (August 13):
"So you should not be disturbed by the sea waves. Just try to cross over the sea. Go to the other side. That is your business."

Love Not Fear Conversation with Dr. Ware of the Mensa Society (August 13):
"The teacher should be offered the due respect. That is not fear. That is not out of fear; it's out of love."

The World Is on Fire Then how to extinguish it? (August 13):
"The whole world is blazing, and just like in the blazing fire of the forest, the animals are going here and there, and some of them are dying..."

Always Take to Krishna Krishna protects His devotees (August 12):
"My dear Arjuna, you can declare it to the public that My devotees are never vanquished."

Just See the Mercy of Krishna Receiving Krishna's benediction (August 12):
"So even if you think that Kṛṣṇa is far, far, His name is there. You chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa becomes immediately available."

Protection from the Demons The world is full of demons (August 12):
"So to become Kṛṣṇa conscious means there will be so many enemies. Even father, what to speak of others? They will criticize, they will attack."

How to Utilize the Fighting Spirit Everything has to be utilized (August 11):
"We have to understand that fighting spirit is there in everyone. You cannot check it; you cannot stop it. We do not say stop,"

You Must Fight Here is injustice, so you should fight (August 11):
"God never says that 'I am God, Kṛṣṇa. I am your friend. You sit down idly and I shall do everything.' He never said that."

I Have Come Here to Fight God is a person, and He is not dead (August 11):
"They say, 'There is no God. God is dead. I am God. You are God.' We are fighting against these principles."

All Problems Will Be Solved It takes one second (August 10):
"All problems. Whatever problems you have got. Social, political, religious, cultural, everything."

There Is No Difficulty Simply become sincere (August 10):
"If you accept, there is no difficulty. They are accepting. There is no difficulty. They have also belonged to Western country. They are happy."

My Success Is Always There Gold is gold (August 10):
"Just like the sun is there always. It may come before your vision or not—the sun is there. But if you are fortunate, you come before the sun."

You Have Seen Krishna? Interview with BBC One Radio (August 9):
"Journalist: What do you mean by being pure? Does it mean that you have seen Kṛṣṇa?"

The Guru of All of Us Not the guru of a sectarian institution (August 9):
"There is only one guru, who appears in an infinity of forms to teach you, me and all others."

We Have to Obey Somebody That is the natural instinct (August 9):
"You have to obey some person, and I have to obey some person. So you are obeying Lenin, and I am obeying Kṛṣṇa."

His Business Cannot Be Stopped Despite so many hindrances (August 8):
"Pure devotion means it should be without any motive and it cannot be checked. It cannot be checked."

Don't Manufacture an Incarnation of God Follow the sastra (August 8):
"Try to understand with reference to the śāstras, with reference to the authority. Then it will be all right. Otherwise, it will be misleading."

How God Is Great We have to approach the authorities (August 8):
"Everything, information, is there, and still you say, 'Can you show me God?' 'Who is God?' 'There is no God,' 'God is dead.' Why do you talk like that?"

Krishna As He Is Don't invent some imaginary meaning (August 7):
"If Kṛṣṇa says, if God says, 'I am like this,' why you are manufacturing ways and means to understand God, uselessly wasting time?"

A Clear Conception of God Not imagined by some poet (August 7):
"So here is the form of the Lord. Here is the name of the Lord. Here is the activities of the Lord. This is clear conception."

We Can Give God's Address Why you are searching? (August 7):
"You do not know what is the name of God. Here is the name: Kṛṣṇa. You do not know what is the address of God.' We say, 'Here is: Vaikuṇṭha, Goloka.'"

Krishna Advises All Living Entities Return back to Godhead (August 6):
"Unfortunately the living entity is so greatly attached to material enjoyment that he does not take the instructions of Kṛṣṇa or His representative very seriously."

I Shall Give You All Protection But we are not agreeable (August 6):
"We think, 'We are quite all right. Why should we surrender unto Kṛṣṇa and go back to His kingdom?' This is called illusion, or māyā."

Krishna Is Canvassing Just surrender unto Me (August 6):
"Just see. It is practical. If you don't become servant of Kṛṣṇa, then you have to become servant of the dog. This is nature's way."

It Is Up to You to Decide Krishna fulfills all desires (August 5):
"Now, it is up to you to decide whether you are going to get a body which will be able to dance with Kṛṣṇa, to talk with Kṛṣṇa, to play with Kṛṣṇa. You can get it."

Dancing with Krishna Come with us and chant (August 5):
"Ultimately, stop of all sufferings. This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Ānandamayo 'bhyāsāt. Simply ānanda. Dancing with Kṛṣṇa, rāsa dance."

Enjoy with Krishna Don't remain in the dark (August 5):
"Enjoy with Kṛṣṇa, that is your real enjoyment. But without Kṛṣṇa, when you want to enjoy, that is māyā. That is māyā."

The City Will Be More Dangerous Deterioration of civilization (August 4):
"The modern civilization is so corrupt and as sinful activities are more and more committed, the people will be forced to face more troubles, by nature's order."

Don't Be Implicated Save time for Krishna consciousness (August 4):
"Modern civilization is implicated in ugra-karma—vast machinery, everything complicated: the government complicated, the society complicated..."

We Are Becoming Deviated from God Living a sinful life (August 4):
"So we are becoming deviated from God. The more we are advancing in so-called material civilization, we are more becoming far away from God."

Don't Be Allured by the Machine Civilization Is that clear? (August 3):
"So produce your own food and produce your own cloth. Don't waste time for luxury, and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa. This is success of life."

The Motto of Human Life That is the Vrindavan scheme (August 3):
"We should be satisfied just to maintain the body and soul together, and balance time we should save for enhancing our Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

Plain Living and High Thinking Living a natural healthy life (August 3):
"For plain living we must have sufficient land for raising crops and pasturing grounds for the cows."

Brahminical Culture and Cow Protection Pleasing Lord Krishna (August 2):
"Lord Kṛṣṇa as Govinda is more inclined to the brāhmaṇas and the cows, indicating thereby that human prosperity depends more on these two items..."

Cows and Bulls Must Be Happy For happiness in human society (August 2):
"Foolish people do not know how one earns happiness by making the cows and bulls happy, but it is a fact by the law of nature."

Protecting the Bull and Cow Peace and prosperity are attained (August 2):
"When the bull and the cow are in a joyful mood, it is to be understood that the people of the world are also in a joyful mood."

Pure Devotion Attracts Even Krishna Attracting the all-attractive (August 1):
"This means that pure devotional service is even transcendentally stronger than Kṛṣṇa Himself, because it is Kṛṣṇa's internal potency."

Doesn't Care a Fig for Material Happiness A higher happiness (August 1):
"Any kind of happiness derived from religiousness, economic development, liberation or sense gratification cannot even dare to enter into the heart..."

Rains of Mercy The mercy representative of the Lord (August 1):
"The spiritual master, by his words, can penetrate into the heart of the suffering person and inject knowledge transcendental, which alone can extinguish..."

By the Banks of the Yamuna River Transcendental beauty and bliss (July 31):
"I remember the Lord standing by the banks of the Yamunā River, so beautiful amidst the kadamba trees, where many birds are chirping in the gardens."

Surcharged with Devotional Service You'll become spiritualized (July 31):
"In Vrindavan you see now, every temple, as soon as there is four o'clock, the ding-dong bell immediately begins."

Search Out the Pure Devotees Take lessons from them (July 31):
"To go to some holy place of pilgrimage does not mean only to take a bath in the Ganges or Yamunā or to visit the temples situated in those places."

Holy Place Personified Krishna is always with the pure devotee (July 30):
"Because you carry the Personality of Godhead within your heart, you turn all places into places of pilgrimage."

Prabhupada's Invitation to Vrindavan He struggled for us all (July 30):
"In our Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement we therefore invite all the elderly persons of the world to come to Vṛndāvana and stay there in retired life..."

My Residence Is in Vrindavan Even in a New York apartment (July 30):
"Although I am presently living in America, my residence is in Vṛndāvana because I am always thinking of Kṛṣṇa."

If I Did Not Leave Vrindavan Prabhupada sacrificed for others (July 30):
"It is better that you give Vrindavan to others. If I did not leave Vrindavan, you would not know Vrindavan."

One Must Always Think About Vraja-dhama Wherever he may be (July 29):
"If it is not possible, however, to be physically present at Vṛndāvana, one can meditate anywhere upon living in that situation."

The Hare Krishna Rural Life Website Inviting your participation (July 28):
"It is our hope that many devotees will contribute to this web page since it is beyond the ability of any one individual."

Hearing from a Pure Devotee The saffron-mercy particles (July 28):
"The process of hearing from a pure devotee is recommended in all Vedic scriptures, especially by Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu."

One Has to Become Very Humble One should be prepared to learn (July 28):
"One has to become very humble. Christ also says, 'The kingdom of God is for the humble and the meek.'"

Don't Be Afraid Krishna will appear as Nrsimhadeva and protect us (July 27):
"Don't be afraid if somebody tortures us, somebody teases us. We must go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness without any hesitation..."

Chant Hare Krishna During the Eclipse Lunar eclipse (July 27):
"All strict followers of the Vedic religion stand up in the water throughout the whole period of the eclipse and chant the Hare Kṛṣṇa mahā-mantra."

A Guru's Business He is kind upon the suffering humanity (July 26):
"A guru's business is to deliver the same message as Kṛṣṇa said. Then he's dīna-vatsala. Otherwise, if he says something else, he's a cheater."

Always Sorry for the Rascals Unhappy to see others unhappy (July 26):
"So Vaiṣṇava is always sorry for the rascals in the world. Otherwise he has nothing to be unhappy. He can sit down anywhere; he can sleep anywhere..."

He Is Going to Die for Krishna Therefore he is recognized (July 26):
"You have to spend or waste gallons of blood before you can convert a person to Kṛṣṇa consciousness. It is so difficult task."

All Impediments Will be Vanquished We should have faith (July 25):
"You just remain fixed up in devotional service, and all impediments that may come will be vanquished by the unlimited potency of the Lord."

The Devotee Lives in Krishna He is completely protected (July 25):
"A kṛṣṇa-bhakta knows that his friend and protector in all respects is Kṛṣṇa, who is able to do anything for His devotee."

Why Are We Fearful? Just like a forlorn child (July 25):
"We are always fearful. And why we are fearful? Because we have taken it that there is no God. There is no God; therefore we are fearful."

Krishna Attracts Everyone He contains all types of beauties (July 24);
"The Lord's beauty is compared to rainfall because when the rain falls in the rainy season, it becomes more and more pleasing to the people."

Krishna Is the Master of Them All Lord Brahma prays to Krishna (July 24):
"My dear Lord, You are the Supreme Lord of all creation, although I sometimes falsely think that I am the master of this universe."

Devotional Service Is Never Lost That is a permanent credit (July 24):
"So the temple means to give chance to everyone, even to the child, to advance one step to Kṛṣṇa consciousness. One step."

Our Main Goal in Life Fulfilling the desire of our predecessors (July 23):
"If you can succeed in spreading this movement to every town and village throughout the world that will be your great credit."

Vrindavan Is Not Localized Krishna is present in His Holy Name (July 22):
"We should always know that Vrindavan is not localized in a particular area, but that wherever Krishna is there, Vrindavan is automatically there."

You Can Create Vrindavan Anywhere By Krishna consciousness (July 22):
"Vṛndāvana means the central attachment is Kṛṣṇa. That is Vṛndāvana. So if you can create that central attachment for Kṛṣṇa..."

Krishna Is Giving Us a Chance Let us utilize it (July 22):
"Kṛṣṇa wants to see that how much you are spending your valuable life and energy for Kṛṣṇa. That's all."

Come to the Platform of Eternity Material nature will not stand (July 22):
"This body we have got at a certain date, and it will continue up to certain date, then it will vanish. You will get never again this body. Finished."

Take Prasada and Chant Hare Krishna This is my success (July 21):
"Take prasāda and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, that's all. And we have now nice buildings. Live there peacefully, chant Hare Kṛṣṇa. Bas."

One Can Chant Hare Krishna Anywhere Imperceptible auspicity (July 21):
"One can sit down anywhere and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare/ Hare Rāma, Hare Rāma, Rāma Rāma, Hare Hare."

Chant Hare Krishna Even Jokingly Without knowing the value (July 21):
"So this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement is so nice that even people joke with us, 'Hare Kṛṣṇa,' it goes to his credit, even joking."

A Devotee Will Starve If Krishna Wants He never complains (July 20):
"It doesn't matter if he starves. It doesn't matter. He thinks, 'Oh, Kṛṣṇa has put me in this position, to starve.'"

The Highest of All Human Beings He works for the Supreme (July 20):
"A devotee who is a most confidential servant of the Lord never does anything for his personal account..."

I Shall Go to Hell and Chant Hare Krishna This is devotee (July 20):
"'All right, I shall go to hell and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa. That's all. Finished. I want to chant Hare Kṛṣṇa. So I can do it anywhere."

Krishna Takes Away All Inauspicious Things He is so attractive (July 19):
"The name Hari indicates that Kṛṣṇa takes away all inauspicious things from the devotee’s life..."

Krishna's Protection Begins Immediately Do not fear (July 19):
"If one simply begins devotional service, he is immediately protected by the Supreme Personality of Godhead."

What Can We Offer Krishna? Our service is always imperfect (July 19):
"Everything belongs to Kṛṣṇa. Now we have offered these fruits. Do the fruits belong to us? Who has produced these fruits? Have I produced?"

Why Shall I Take from Krishna? I should give (July 18):
"When a devotee is in difficulty, he is not disturbed. He thinks, 'It is Kṛṣṇa's wish that I should suffer like this. It is not suffering; it is my pleasure.'"

Those Who Are Open-Hearted Will Accept Very simple thing (July 18):
"If you have taken up this formula very nicely, then you will go on preaching, and it may be spread all over the world."

The Whole Philosophy Is So Simple The simple truth (July 18):
"There is God, and He is great and you are small. Then what is your position? You have to serve Kṛṣṇa. This is simple truth."

There Will Be Nothing Unknown Your immediate necessity (July 17):
"If you understand Kṛṣṇa, if you understand the Supreme Absolute Truth, then there will be nothing unknown."

Krishna Consciousness Is Already There It is not artificial (July 17):
"Pure love for Kṛṣṇa is eternally established in the hearts of living entities. It is not something to be gained from another source."

We Must Preserve Our Spiritual Status Do not be disturbed (July 15):
"You are doing your best to serve Krishna, that is very much appreciated, so do not lose enthusiasm out of frustration, that will spoil everything."

The Mental Culture of Kṛṣṇa Consciousness Always think of Kṛṣṇa (July 15):
"Those who are cultivating spiritual life and executing devotional service are always engaged in activity."

Boiling the Milk It becomes thicker and sweeter (July 15):
"Now I want that we shall concentrate on making our devotees Krishna conscious and ourselves becoming Krishna conscious..."

Spots on the Full Moon Who criticizes the moon? (July 14):
"On the full moon there are some spots which may appear to be pockmarks. Still, the illumination spread by the full moon cannot be checked."

The Prime Factor of Success This is the secret (July 14):
"Not any other things, no qualification, no education, only staunch faith in guru. Yasya deve parā bhaktir yathā deve tathā gurau."

There Is No Problem Only the demons are creating problems (July 14):
"Actually there is no problem, even in the material condition of life. Krsna has provided everything sufficiently and there is no question of scarcity or poverty."

It Is Really Astounding Faith can move mountains (July 14):
"I am simply trying to repeat the words of Sri Krsna without any adulteration or twisting and I have full faith that by doing so His message will become..."

By Serving Krishna We Are the Gainer This is real enjoyment (July 12):
"Krsna is Self-sufficient, He does not require anyone's service, but still the more we render service unto Him the more we become happy."

The Perfect Culture of Peace and Happiness Given by Krishna (July 12):
"Our mission is to spread the instructions of Krishna so that people may become happy, hopeful, and peaceful."

Their Lives Are Becoming Happy Applicable to everyone (July 12):
"Our movement actually has been predicted by Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu. He said that in every town and village all over the world His name would be heard."

My Only Desire Prabhupada's desire is an open secret (July 11):
"I simply want all over the Western countries people may take this simple formula of chanting, dancing and eating Krishna Prasadam, and being happy."

Never Mind the Doubts Gradually we will get a taste (July 11):
"Maya may put so many doubts and worthless arguments into our minds, but if we continue the chanting, the curing process will go on..."

The Real Perfection of Life There is simply happiness (July 11):
"The real perfection of life is whether by your actions, Krishna is satisfied. That is perfection."

Happy in Any Condition of Life Wherever we may be (July 10):
"The conclusion is that in any condition of life we can become happy if we are engaged in devotional service."

The Standard of Happiness It is so pure and exalted (July 10):
"You can simply become happy when you are a pure devotee of the Lord, without any reason. Pure devotee."

The Only Remedy How to achieve the real aim of life (July 10):
"If you want to be happy, free from all cares and anxieties, then you have to engage yourself in devotional service of the Lord."

Even If You Fall Down Devotional service is so nice (July 9):
"As soon as there is opportunity, again you shall begin from that point where you left off."

A Drop of Service Will Never Go in Vain There is no loss (July 9):
"Krsna is so kind that anyone who does some service for Him, Krsna immediately captures him."

Failure Is the Pillar of Success A devotee is never vanquished (July 9):
"As we have sometimes the proverb, that 'Failure is the pillar of success,' so especially in the spiritual life, this failure is not discouraging."

Serving Krishna Is Our Success This is bhakti (July 8):
"On the Absolute world there is no such relativities as a success and failure. The one thing in the Absolute world is to serve Krishna."

We Are Trying to Please Krishna That is all (July 8):
"This is the transcendental position. Success or failure, this is not our business. We leave that up to Krishna."

Krishna Consciousness Is All Successful It never goes in vain (July 8):
"Krishna is absolute, so there is no such thing as success or failure in Krishna Consciousness, or in other words, there is no question of failure..."

Be a Servant of God and Live Peacefully The simple formula (July 7):
"In the Bhagavad-gītā it is stated that one can serve the Lord by offering the result of one's own work; it does not matter what one does."

This Is Not Ordinary Hearing Questions and answers about Krishna (July 7):
"We have seen in your country, and nowadays in our country so many nice news magazines, but they see one or two pages and they throw away."

The Valuable Jewel of Spiritual Love Use the power of discernment (July 6):
"Devotees should protect their valuable jewel of spiritual love from the clutches of thieves and burglars."

Nothing Can Stop the Sankirtan Movement The will of God Himself (July 6):
"You have asked about whether nuclear devastation on this planet would effect the Sankirtan Movement. No..."

Nothing Can Stop Love of God Like the flow of a river (July 6):
"Nobody can say that 'For this reason I could not love Kṛṣṇa.' There is no reason. There is no impediment for anyone. Any circumstances."

No Impediment for Becoming a Devotee One must be sincere (July 5):
"To prosecute Krishna Consciousness there is no limitation, no material impediment can stop progress of Krishna Consciousness."

Kindly Forgive My Beloved Disciples They are learning gradually (July 5):
"As you will say, 'To err is human', so in the neophyte stage we may always expect some discrepancies are there."

In God We Trust On teaching the science of God (July 4):
"It is a great fortune for the American people that they 'Trust in God.' Why shouldn't this spiritual education be given to the American people..."

Letter to President of the United States Towards a godly nation (July 4):
"In this age of unrest and quarrel, your strength, as well as the strength of your nation, will be lasting if it is built upon the pillars of spiritual knowledge..."

By the Mercy of My Guru Maharaj The impossible becomes possible (July 3):
"So my mission has come out a success by the mercy of my guru maharaj who sent me on this mission."

How to Get the Power of Attorney We must be qualified (July 2):
"Sometimes we speak that 'I'll preach.' What you will preach? First of all get the power of attorney; then preach."

The Vedic Process Catch the hand of the father (July 2):
"Suppose I am a fool number one. That doesn't matter. I may be fool, but if I follow the previous authorized ācāryas, then I am all right."

An Acarya Is Above Criticism He is on the transcendental platform (July 1):
"A neophyte devotee should not consider himself to be on the same plane as the ācārya."

We Have to Follow the Acarya Keeping the authority intact (July 1):
"So if you want real religious system, this is the scripture spoken directly by God and accepted by all the ācāryas, so take it."

Canada Is Temporary Nothing is permanent in this material world (July 1):
"Say some five hundred years ago, this was not Canada. It was something else. Similarly, in some other time, it will be different."

Krishna's Message As It Is Purity is the force (June 30):
"If personally I have any credit in this matter, it is only that I have tried to present Bhagavad-gītā as it is, without adulteration."

The Acarya Presents Krishna's Message Transparent via media (June 30):
"The religion is originally spoken by Krsna Himself and that message or science is coming down directly through the chain of disciplic succession..."

The Genuine Thing Without any rival (June 30):
"I am presenting the genuine thing as it was given by Lord Krishna Himself, or Lord Caitanya Himself, approved by the Great Acaryas..."

A Spiritual Master Must Have Seen Krishna He is seen by love (June 29):
"A spiritual master must have seen Kṛṣṇa. Without seeing, he cannot be spiritual master. But how Kṛṣṇa can be seen?"

Find a Person Worthy of Faith He must be authorized (June 29):
"Why we are putting our money in the bank? Because we have got faith. We have confidence that 'This bank will not fail.'"

Go to the Right Person If you want spiritual knowledge (June 28):
"You should find out a person who is self-realized, who has experience in the Absolute Truth..."

I Am Krishna's Eternal Servant Break the dream (June 28):
"'It was illusion. I was dreaming. I am Kṛṣṇa's,' finished. All gone. 'I am Kṛṣṇa's. I am Kṛṣṇa's eternal servant. These are all nonsense.'"

I Had Faith By the mercy of guru it is possible (June 27):
"I had faith in their program, and I thought, 'I shall try my best, whatever capacity I have got.' That's all."

How Not to Get Cheated Follow the previous great ācāryas (June 27):
"So knowledge means without any mistake. Anything without any mistake, that is perpetually right. And anything based on mistaken idea, that will change.'

We Can Guarantee You Will Be Happy Happiness is our birthright (June 26):
"We can guarantee you will be happy. Yes. Hare Kṛṣṇa. Our Vedic mission is sarve sukhino bhavantu: everyone be happy. This is our mission."

Here Is Life Let anyone come and compare (June 25):
"Don't be allured by big, big highways and skyscraper building with full advertisement of wine and cigarette. This is not life."

Who Is Successful? The definition of real success (June 25):
"Persons who have acted piously in previous lives and in this life, whose sinful actions are completely eradicated..."

Let Me Try Whether I am going to hell or going back to home (June 24):
"That is real life of devotional service, to take some responsibility for working and execute it to your best capacity."

Imitation Creates Chaos One must be genuinely advanced (June 22):
"Actual blissful life, manifested in genuine spiritual laughing, crying and dancing, is the symptom of real advancement in Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

Symptoms of Ecstasy When one is situated in love of Godhead (June 22):
"Advanced devotees manifest many bodily transformations, which are symptoms of ecstasy..."

Transcendental Bliss Purely spiritual in nature (June 21):
"One who attains the perfection of existence is completely averse to material enjoyment and engrossed in transcendental love of Godhead."

When Our Friends Are Taken Away There is no loss for a devotee (June 21):
"So let us pray for the departed souls that they may be engaged again in Krishna's service."

What Makes the Spiritual Master Happy He wants a true disciple (June 20):
"According to the revealed scriptures, if a spiritual master can convert even one soul into a perfectly pure devotee, his mission in life is fulfilled."

The Most Fortunate Souls Out of millions of living entities (June 20):
"One who is actually very fortunate can begin Kṛṣṇa consciousness, as stated by Caitanya Mahāprabhu to Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī."

Krishna Has Got Agents Everywhere He will provide everything (June 19):
"So Kṛṣṇa is so kind. If you are actually sincere to the service of Kṛṣṇa, then He has got agents everywhere."

Krishna Is Always Dancing He is always jolly (June 19):
"You have seen the picture of Kṛṣṇa, He is fighting with the Kāliya serpent. He is dancing. He is not afraid of the serpent. He is dancing."

Krishna Is Wonderful Hearing about Krishna is also Krishna (June 18):
"So you should be very attentive and worship this hearing. Unless we come to this point, there is lack of realization what is Kṛṣṇa."

Don't Be Lost to Krishna That is perfection of life (June 18):
"Simply don't be lost to Kṛṣṇa. You can forget all things, but don't forget Kṛṣṇa. Then you are richest."

You Cannot Imitate Krishna He supplies the necessities of life (June 16):
"If you play rascaldom, simply if you imitate Kṛṣṇa, and you think that you have become Kṛṣṇa, that is rascaldom."

Whatever Krishna Does Is Good He is absolute (June 16):
"That is the difference between Kṛṣṇa and ourself. When we are thief, we are beaten by shoes. And when Kṛṣṇa is thief, He is worshiped by devotees."

Staying Aloof from Material Contamination A simple formula (June 15):
"If you always be engaged in the service of the Kṛṣṇa, then you are above this material world, uncontaminated."

If We Forget Krishna Things Will Deteriorate We must be careful (June 15):
"We should not utilize this Hare Kṛṣṇa movement for any material purpose. Then it will fall down. Either the man will fall down or the status will fall down..."

Please Come and Eat with Us If you cannot do anything (June 14):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, if someone takes prasādam even once, is it true that they're guaranteed at least a human body in their next life?"

Don't Accept Guru Whimsically If there is no surrender it is false (June 14):
"If you have got any duplicity in your mind, then you'll never be successful in any field of activities."

How to Conquer the Mind Beat your mind with shoes (June 14):
"The mind is always telling us to do this or that; therefore we should be very expert in disobeying the mind's orders."

Krishna Reveals Himself to the Devotee Attracted by devotion (June 13):
"The Lord has stated that He is beyond the range of mental speculation and the speed of thought, yet He can be approached easily by His causeless mercy."

The Beauty of Transcendental Literatures They never become old (June 13):
"A human being is inclined to hear good narrations and stories, and therefore there are so many books, magazines and newspapers on the market..."

Go to the Realized Soul You will be benefited (June 12):
"Try to understand from the Supreme Personality of Godhead or the real servant of Godhead who will present simply what Kṛṣṇa has said."

Prabhupada: World's Greatest Philosopher Vastly learned (June 12):
"All the Vaiṣṇava ācāryas were vastly learned scholars who understood Vedānta philosophy fully..."

Prabhupada: Hero of Heroes He set the best example (June 12):
"Hero means someone who others want to follow as example of the best type of person."

Twice Born A civilized man must be twice-born (June 11):
"The father and mother of the material body are so only in one birth, and in the next birth the father and mother may be a different couple."

One Who Is to Be Followed He is qualified to lead us (June 10):
"One who is to be followed, that is called ācārya. So who is following the ācārya?"

There Is Only One Guru The jagad-guru, the guru of all of us (June 10):
"There is only one guru, who appears in an infinity of forms to teach you, me and all others."

Faith in the Acarya If you want to learn the transcendental science (June 10):
"He knows the purport of the scriptures, and he behaves in his life and he teaches his student in that way. He is called ācārya."

Protected by the Vishnudutas How to be safe in the material world (June 9):
"So the devotees are protected by the Viṣṇudūtas always, constantly. They are invisibly wandering all over the universe. We may see or not see..."

You Must Be Faithful Come hell or high water (June 9):
"You must be faithful that 'I am engaged in Kṛṣṇa's service. I may go to hell or heaven, it doesn't matter. I am going to serve Him.'"

I Am Simply an Instrument This is parampara system (June 8):
"Whatever is being done it is not on account of my intelligence or endeavor because I am simply an instrument in the hands of my Spiritual Master."

A Lover of the Supreme Truth The only way to understand Krishna (June 8):
"The pure devotee always has Kṛṣṇa within his heart; therefore he is just like the sun that dissipates the darkness of ignorance."

More Intelligent Than the Boys Prabhupada encourages everyone (June 8):
"Now I see that in our society the girls are more intelligent than the boys."

Don't Be a Miser One should be liberal (June 7):
"You have to give up this body. Why don't you give it up for the highest cause? Highest cause. This is the highest cause, spiritual realization."

How to Solve the Problems of Life There is a solution (June 7):
"A young man cannot understand, but one who is old, he can understand, there is suffering: suffering of old age, suffering of birth, suffering of death..."

A Sincere Sweeper in the Street tṛṇād api sunīcena (June 5):
"A sincere person who follows this method is far better situated than the false pretender who adopts show-bottle spiritualism to cheat the innocent public."

Bonds of Love by Saradiya Devi Dasi Prabhupada memories (June 3):
"His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada very kindly accepted me as his disciple in the beginning of January 1968..."

A Vaisnava's Only Mission Always feeling for others' distress (June 1):
"Because he is Vaiṣṇava, he is thinking, 'Oh, so many living entities are suffering. How they can be saved?'"

Only the Bhaktas Can Be Peaceful They have no desire (May 31):
"They are simply happy by serving Kṛṣṇa. They do not want to know Kṛṣṇa even. Whether Kṛṣṇa is God or not, they don't bother."

People Will Not Accept the Simple Thing They want hodgepodge (May 30):
"So things are very easy, and one can achieve very easily, but they are reluctant to take the easiest process given by Kṛṣṇa, given by Caitanya Mahāprabhu."

Serving Krishna Is Natural Service you have to give (May 30):
"So by natural way, if we serve God, then we are happy, and by unnatural way, if we serve our senses, then we are unhappy."

Ocean of Love Srila Prabhupada is holding the key (May 30):
"In conclusion to your letter you have asked as to where is the ocean of love? And I think that you may know that it is in your heart."

Don't Spoil Your Time and Energy It is not a trifle thing (May 29):
"So if we take to Kṛṣṇa consciousness, that is the proper utilization of our energy given by God."

Unimpeded for Ten Thousand Years? What will the future bring? (May 29):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, you said yesterday, or a few days ago, that this movement will go on unimpeded for ten thousand years, so..."

Constantly Submerged in Krishna Symptoms of the pure devotees (May 28):
"Their minds cannot be diverted from the lotus feet of Kṛṣṇa. Their talks are solely on the transcendental subjects."

Ending Moroseness Forever Attaining transcendental bliss (May 27):
"Every living entity is morose in the material world because he is always in want."

Spiritual Master of the Entire World Jagad-guru (May 27):
"The true ācārya, the spiritual master of the entire world, must be considered an incarnation of Kṛṣṇa’s mercy."

Prabhupada's Testimonial to Sumati Moraji Showing gratitude (May 26):
"I feel obliged to this benevolent lady in so many ways for her helping this Krishna Consciousness Movement."

His Mind Is Absorbed in Greater Things Not like the crows (May 25);
"So when one becomes completely separated from all these material desires, even if you offer him some profit, he'll not accept."

Young Innocent Hearts of America Prabhupada's future hope (May 25):
"I am so happy that the Krishna Consciousness movement is attracting young innocent hearts of America."

Don't Be Disturbed by the Dream There is no tiger (May 24):
"Try to become Kṛṣṇa conscious, and then you'll not be disturbed with all these external, ephemeral changes of the material world."

All Obstacles Will Be Overcome Everything will be all right (May 23):
"If you are determined in this way to be His devotee, Krishna will provide some happy solution."

There Is No Real Difficulty So long as we remember Krishna (May 23):
"Never mind there may be some inconvenience. Krishna always appreciates when his devotee makes some sacrifice on His behalf..."

Decorated with Love Krishna will make all suitable arrangements (May 23):
"Anyone, anywhere in the world can worship Krishna following this simple formula."

The Importance of Prabhupada's Books (Compilation) (May 22):
"The original potency of the sastra remains in these books because I have not added or opinionated anything of my own."

When Krishna Becomes the Only Wealth The greatest gain (May 22):
"When we do not depend on anything material, simply depend on Kṛṣṇa, that is first-class position of Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

Krishna's Favor In the beginning it appears to be very bitter (May 21):
"So don't be afraid of tribulations. You see? Go forward. Kṛṣṇa will give you protection. That is Kṛṣṇa's promise in the Bhagavad-gītā."

Children Should Not Be Forced Educating children with love (May 19):
"Regarding your question should force be used on children, no, there shall be no forcing the children to do anything."

What's the Final End? Understanding the goal of human life (May 18):
"Somehow or other we are in contact with this material atmosphere. So our final aim is to go back to home, back to Godhead."

It Is Not a Bluffing Thing To love God is the highest achievement (May 16):
"To spread this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement is the best service to the humanity. Please try to understand this."

Try to Save Them Srila Prabhupada's mission in a nutshell (May 15):
"You should take care of this. The flower of your country, they are becoming hopeless, confused. Try to save them."

Life on Krishna's Farm in the '70s New Gokula, Bridesville, B.C. (May 14):
"I am very glad to hear about your new farm-ashram existing there. We want to develop many such farms all over the world."

Before the Advent of Kali-yuga In the glorious days (May 12):
"In the glorious days, or before the advent of the age of Kali, the brāhmaṇas, the cows, the women, the children and the old men were properly given protection."

No More Milk and Butter in Kali-yuga Due to sinful activities (May 12):
"You are killing cows, the source of butter. Now, time will come, there will be no more cows. Misusing. And then where you will get butter?"

Dog Is Protected and Cow Is Killed What kind of civilization is this (May 11):
"Vedic civilization gives protection to all the living creatures, especially the cows, because they render such valuable service to the human society."

Well-wisher of the Cows and Brahmanas go-brāhmaṇa-hitāya ca (May 11):
"My Lord, You are the well-wisher of the cows and the brāhmaṇas, and You are the well-wisher of the entire human society and world."

Krishna Has Given You Everything Be satisfied with nature's gift (May 10):
"Kṛṣṇa has given you food grains, fruits, milk. You don't require to eat meat and open slaughterhouses."

The Civilization of the Demons The way of phantasmagoria (May 10):
"The materialistic advancement of civilization is called 'the civilization of the demons,' which ultimately ends in wars and scarcity."

Wandering Within the Material World Covered by ignorance (May 9):
"Sometimes he is a demigod, and sometimes he is a demon. Sometimes he is a servant, and sometimes he is a master."

Free from Formidable Time A devotee's achievement is never lost (May 8):
"When Yamarāja, the superintendent of death, was instructing his assistants, he told them not to approach the devotees."

Krishna, the Reservoir of Pleasure The shelter of all great souls (May 7):
"Whatever is attractive within the cosmic manifestation is due to Kṛṣṇa. Kṛṣṇa is therefore the reservoir of all pleasure."

Swans Take Shelter of the Lord By the wings of Vedic wisdom (May 6):
"The paramahaṁsas are compared to royal swans who make their nests on the petals of the lotus flower."

Become Obedient to Krishna It's a very simple thing (May 4):
"If we obey Kṛṣṇa, then we are happy. If we don't obey, then you are unhappy. Is there any difficulty to understand?"

Don't Give Trouble to Krishna Simply accept His plan (May 4):
"So except the devotee of Kṛṣṇa, everyone is simply giving Kṛṣṇa trouble, trouble, trouble, trouble."

Kindly Accept Me The science of accepting a spiritual master (May 3):
"One has to accept a bona fide spiritual master and work according to his direction. Then it is possible to cross over the nescience of material conditions."

The Friend of Everyone He tries to distribute the knowledge (May 2):
"In other words, a devotee of the Lord always looks to the welfare of all living entities, and in this way he is factually the friend of everyone."

Krishna Will Give You Direction From within and without (May 2):
"First of all, if I am sincere and if I want to serve the Supreme Lord... The Supreme Lord is within you. He'll give you direction."

Krishna Can Change Our Destiny Our duration of life is destined (May 1):
"Nature's law will work. We cannot change that, but Krishna, the Supreme Controller, He can change it."

The Acarya Knows How to Adjust Things Seeing the ultimate goal (April 30):
"The ācārya knows how to adjust things. The real purpose is how one will take to spiritual consciousness, or Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

How to Become Immortal This is the process (April 29):
"So we have to vibrate the transcendental sound. Then we shall be saved from the plundering business of the sun."

Achieving Clarity in Krishna Consciousness Cleansing the dust (April 26):
"Krishna Consciousness is not a hackneyed thing but it is something which is our natural and original consciousness."

These Literatures Are Not Appreciated People prefer newspapers (April 26):
"That is Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, from spiritual world. But there is no customer. That is the difficulty."

Everything Will Be Beautiful They'll again come to life (April 25):
"So if you actually feel for your country, for your community, for your people, just spread this Kṛṣṇa consciousness. They're dying."

Sees Everyone on the Spiritual Platform paṇḍitāḥ sama-darśinaḥ (April 25):
"He can comprehend the happiness and distress of all living entities."

Devotees of My Devotee The secret to pleasing the Lord (April 25):
"What to speak of My devotee, even those who are devotees of My devotee are very dear to Me."

Philosophical Thoughts of a Vaisnava This is a simple method (April 24):
"If one simply learns this technique and sincerely surrenders himself to the Lord, his path is immediately open."

Spiritual Master Is Not a Show Bottle You must hear (April 24):
"'Oh, so many people, they have got a spiritual master. Let me have also some spiritual master.' It is not like that."

Krishna Is Prepared to Help You He is not far away (April 23):
"God is everywhere. He is prepared to guide you. He is prepared to help you. Because He is father, He is always prepared."

It Is Not a Cheap Thing Gradually you learn the science (April 22):
"It is not a cheap thing that immediately you learn God. But if you are submissive—if you are really inquisitive—then God reveals unto you."

The Spiritual Master Should Be Tested Sādhu śāstra guru (April 21):
"A spiritual master is to be tested whether he is holy man, and whether there is corroboration in the statement of the scripture."

Never Forgetful of Krishna The gold standard of KC (April 19):
"So far my present life is concerned, I do not remember any part of my life when I was forgetful of Krsna."

Krishna Consciousness Includes Everything (Akshaya Tritiya, April 18):
"Any principles of religion current in the world, they are all included in Kṛṣṇa consciousness, any principle."

The Highest Benediction of Our Life KC is all-auspicious (April 17):
"Our program is that no matter what our engagement may be, we shall perform it in Krishna Consciousness..."

Krishna Helps His Devotee There is no question of hopelessness (April 17):
"Devotee generally remembers Kṛṣṇa. But even if he cannot, Kṛṣṇa will help him."

No Question of Separation He is my lord birth after birth (April 16):
"Even the guru is not physically present, if you follow the vāṇī, then you are getting help."

Why You Are Loitering in the Street? Krishna wants us home (April 14):
"My dear boy, why you are suffering so much? You are the son of such and such very rich man. Your father has got so much property."

Live Peacefully Simple living and high thinking (April 14):
"Live peacefully, chant Hare Krishna and try to serve the cause as best as possible."

Struggle Against the Difficulties This world is full of difficulties (April 13):
"So difficulties may be there, but you have to struggle against the difficulties and you have to adopt the process. Then your difficulties will be over."

Don't Squander This Opportunity One should be grateful (April 13):
"Kṛṣṇa's grace is always there, but we spoil Kṛṣṇa's grace. That is our business."

Let the Whole World Come Krishna-prasadam for everyone (April 12):
"Our philosophy is, if anyone comes, let him take prasada, chant Hare Krsna and be happy."

You Don't Spoil It I am still present; I will give you direction (April 11):
"So much hard labor. I started with very humble condition. Now it has come to this, such exalted position. You don't spoil it. That is my request."

I Started This Movement with 40 Rupees Humble beginnings (April 11):
"So they gave me a free ticket, and the government allowed me to take with me forty rupees. In this state, condition, I started for New York."

I Have Tried Sincerely Whatever capacity I have got (April 11):
"I am not qualified, but only qualification is that I tried to do the best, that's all. That much qualification."

Beautiful and Successful This is the secret of success (April 10):
"As I have repeatedly said, that Krishna Consciousness is developed by following two parallel lines..."

The Most Intelligent Way Take shelter of a pure devotee (April 10):
"Somehow or other if one can please a pure devotee of the Lord, such action means immediate satisfaction of the Lord..."

The Supreme Swan The topmost transcendentalist (April 9):
"The word paramahaṁsa mentioned here means 'the supreme swan.' It is said that the swan can draw milk from a mixture of milk and water..."

The Beauty and Mystery of Bhakti-yoga The chance to understand (April 9):
"Factually, the spiritually developed person is able to have the television of the kingdom of God always reflected within his heart."

Depends on the Good Will of the Lord Satisfied in heaven or hell (April 7):
"A pure devotee is never very anxious to go back to the kingdom of God. He entirely depends on the good will of the Lord."

Does Not Exhibit His Mystic Powers More interested in serving (April 7):
"Communion with the Lord by transmission of the transcendental sound is nondifferent from the whole spirit Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa."

Directly Advised by the Lord A liberated soul acts flawlessly (April 7):
"To be instrumental to the direct will of the Lord is the natural constitutional position of the living entity."

Soon to Be Pure Devotees Hope for the future (April 6):
"But by the Grace of Krishna, practically all the devotees and disciples who have kindly joined me, they are, their symptoms are pure devotees."

Are You Going to Be a Pure Devotee? Trying to be (April 6):
"You said in your lecture that everybody... I think that's what you said, that everybody in the material world is...in māyā. But you can't be in māyā."

Maya Cannot Touch a Pure Devotee We cannot always understand (April 6):
"When you find a devotee is supposed in difficulty it is not the work of Maya but it is the work of the Lord by His Personal internal energy."

How to Become a Pure Devotee Become receptive to the mercy (April 5):
"Krishna instructs Arjuna that the mahatma, the pure devotee, is he who has fully surrendered himself unto the spiritual nature."

Completely on the Spiritual Platform Receiving Krishna's grace (April 5):
"We are working neither on the sensual platform, nor on the mental platform, nor on the intellectual platform."

The Pure Devotee Is Sac-Cid-Ananda-Vigraha Transcendental (April 5):
"Devotee: So the pure devotee is sac-cid-ānanda-vigraha. Prabhupāda: Yes."

The Blessing of a Pure Devotee Our highest aspiration (April 4):
"Without being blessed by a pure devotee, no one can be fully satisfied, nor can anyone understand the transcendental position of the Supreme Personality..."

Things Will Become Automatically Revealed Secret of success (April 4):
"Perhaps you remember the verse in the tenth chapter of Bhagavad-gita that the Lord Himself supplies the light and intelligence from within the heart..."

Tribulations Offered by the Lord Delivering the devotee from illusion (April 4):
"Tribulations imposed upon the devotees by the Lord constitute another exchange of transcendental bhāva between the Lord and the devotees."

How I Came to Krishna Consciousness Mission of mercy (April 3):
"Srila Prabhupada is certainly one of Mahaprabhu's most amazingly successful instruments of salvation."

Preaching in Far Off Places Getting and spreading the mercy (April 3):
"So I get great pleasure when I see my own disciples from America going to far off places leaving their rich nation with all facilities and their families, to preach."

No Politics A Vaisnava will undergo all tribulation for others (April 2):
"Politics means planning for one's own happiness. That is politics. So in our society there should be no diplomacy, no politics."

There Is No Other Alternative Offer your best to Krishna (April 1):
"The secret of success in Krishna Consciousness is to render service to Krishna to the best of our capacity."

Let the Trouble Come Again and Again Just pray to Krishna (March 31):
"In the material world, all these situations are meant for tribulation, but in Krishna consciousness, they are meant for advancement."

Krishna Will Accept Any Small Service Do your best (March 31):
"Krishna does not require anyone's help or service, but if we serve Him, even in a very small capacity, He will accept it. So that is our only hope."

Prabhupada's Radiant Smile As bright as the sunshine (March 30):
"The smile of such a Kṛṣṇa conscious person is so attractive that simply by smiling he wins so many admirers, disciples and followers."

Devotional Service Is Joyful Executed in a happy mood (March 29):
"In every state devotional service is joyful. One can execute devotional service even in the most poverty-stricken condition."

Fight Must Be There Krishna's whole life is fighting (March 27):
"Fight... Without fight where is life? If there is no fighting, then what is that life? That is dead stone."

Mature Understanding No consideration of personal happiness (March 26):
"Mature understanding of Krsna consciousness means that whatever condition of life I am in at present, that is Krsna's special mercy upon me..."

Respecting Srila Prabhupada (Editorial) Not an ordinary man (March 26):
"Over the years I've come across various articles, statements and websites which have been critical or even downright offensive towards Srila Prabhupada."

Only Scarcity Is Krishna Consciousness Everything is full (March 21):
"My Guru Mahārāja used to say that the whole world is full of everything. Only scarcity is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Only scarcity."

Bowed Down like the Fruitful Trees Humbler than the grass (March 20):
"When a Krishna Conscious person is elevated to a responsible position, he never becomes puffed up."

The Mad Elephant Offense One should be extremely careful (March 19):
"The Lord's feelings are like those of a father, who feels pain when his child is in pain. Therefore, offenses at the lotus feet of a devotee are serious."

Escaping Samsara saṁsāra-dāvānala-līḍha-loka (March 18):
"You take your birth once in some form of body. You live for some time. Then you have to give up this body. Then you have to accept another body."

We Can Turn Debauch into Mahatma They have been delivered (March 18):
"The pāpīs, the sinful men, they never enjoy. Just like in New York you have seen in Bowery Street, the drunkard... What is called?"

Whatever You Do, Do It for Krishna That is your freedom (March 17):
"Whatever you do, it doesn't matter. You have to test it, whether you are doing it for Kṛṣṇa. That is your perfection."

We Are So Fortunate We must simply persevere (March 17):
"We are so fortunate to be in this human form of life, and to have the opportunity and the capacity to serve Krishna..."

Become a Friend to Krishna He will reveal Himself (March 17):
"So if we become friends like Arjuna to Kṛṣṇa, then Kṛṣṇa will reveal Himself, as He is revealing Himself, 'I am this, I am that, I am this, I am that.'"

Krishna Is Always Your Friend He is sitting within your heart (March 16):
"You haven't got to search out any other friend. The friend is already there. Either you are a boy or a girl, you will find a nice friend within yourself."

No More Hankering I have got everything complete (March 16):
"You are searching after something. If you find Kṛṣṇa then you'll see yes, your goal is attained. Therefore His name is Kṛṣṇa. Kṛṣṇa means 'all-attractive.'"

Give Them Prasada First of all we must attract people (March 14):
"Prasādam is so nice, if there are few grains of prasāda, even the crows will come. The condemned bird, he will also come."

There Will Be Victory With God on our side (March 14):
"Wherever there is Kṛṣṇa, the master of all mystics, and wherever there is Arjuna, the supreme archer, there will also certainly be opulence, victory..."

No Happiness for the Doubting Soul They make no progress (March 13):
"Men without faith in God and His revealed word find no good in this world, nor in the next. For them there is no happiness whatsoever."

You Must Have Faith Beginning is faith (March 13):
"So without faith, you cannot make advance. The skeptics, they have no faith. Therefore they are lost."

Krishna, Please Force Me You can pray like that (March 13):
"It is Krishna's special favor and mercy that He sometimes forces a devotee to surrender fully to Him."

Everything Will Be Revealed The secret of advancement (March 12):
"The Lord is the original spiritual master, and a person in the disciplic succession can convey the message of the Lord as it is to his sincere disciple."

We Should Try to Understand Krishna You get that immortality (March 11):
"There is no difficulty in understanding Kṛṣṇa and to accept Kṛṣṇa consciousness. But we'll not do that; that is our disease."

Prabhupada Is Nondifferent from His Picture The absolute stage (March 10):
"There is no difference between me and my picture. Therefore we should honor and keep pictures in that spirit."

The Acarya Knows One has to approach ācārya (March 9):
"Ācārya means knows. One who knows the purpose of Vedic literature, he practices in his life, and he teaches his disciple, he is called ācārya."

I Am Simply the Via Media My Dear Sons and Daughters (March 9):
"You are all helping me in pushing forward this mission of Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu coming down by disciplic succession to my Guru Maharaj."

As Fog Is Vanquished by Sunlight No separate endeavor required (March 8):
"As fog is vanquished at the first glimpse of sunlight, one's sinful reactions are automatically vanquished as soon as one begins serving a pure devotee..."

The Devotee Is Always Protected The Lord never fails His devotee (March 8):
"In Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam (2.2.5) there is a very nice verse stating that a devotee should always remain dependent on the mercy of the Supreme Lord..."

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