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Vyasa-Puja Lecture Srila Prabhupada's Appearance Day (August 12):
"Of course, my students, they offer me so much respect, but all these respects are due to my spiritual master. I am nothing."

The Mission of the Guru Appearance of Srila Prabhupada (August 12):
"The bona fide guru is he who advises his disciples exactly in accordance with the principles spoken by Kṛṣṇa."

The Meaning of Vyasa-Puja (Compilation) Appearance Day (August 12):
"According to the Vedic system, on the birthday of the spiritual master the disciples conduct the ceremony called Vyasa-puja."

The Guru Can Be Present Anywhere Prabhupada's Appearance (August 12):
"Just as Krishna can be present simultaneously in millions of places. Similarly, the spiritual master can be present wherever the disciple wants."

Srila Prabhupada Stotram Srila Prabhupada's Appearance Day (August 12):
"I offer my obeisances unto the spiritual master of the entire world, A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda, whose glances are full of mercy..."

Birth of Lord Krishna Celebrating Lord Krishna's Appearance Day (August 11):
"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."

Lord Krishna's Appearance Day Lecture Krishna Janmashtami (August 11):
"His Excellency, the High Commissioner; ladies and gentlemen, I thank you very much for your coming here and participating in this ceremony, Janmāṣṭamī..."

Who Is Krishna? (10-Minute Video) Krishna Janmashtami (August 11):
"He is the Supreme Personailty of Godhead. According to Vedic literature, we get information that God comes within all kinds of societies."

Simply Try to Understand Krishna (Compilation) Janmashtami (August 11):
"So our this Krishna consciousness is next life to go back to Krishna directly. That is our program. How? Simply by knowing Krishna. That's all."

Make Your Home a Temple for Krishna Krishna Janmashtami (August 11):
"It does not matter that you do not live within our temple, since you say your health does not permit. But you can make your home a temple for Krsna."

The Supreme Controller Is Krishna Īśvaraḥ paramaḥ kṛṣṇaḥ (August 10):
"When Kṛṣṇa was present on this planet, nobody could control Kṛṣṇa, but He controlled everyone. Nobody could control Kṛṣṇa."

One Who Has Received the Mercy of God The bona fide guru (August 10):
"One who has received mercy of God, he can become spiritual master. He can deliver the mercy of God."

There Are Two Gurus (Compilation) Within and without (August 10):
"There are two gurus—one internal and the other external. The internal Guru is Krishna Himself seated in everyone's heart, and the external Guru..."

My Heart Is Always Hankering for Vrindavan Prabhupada's risk (August 9):
"Now here I am sitting, New York, a very great, the world's greatest city, so magnificent city, but my heart is always hankering after that Vṛndāvana."

A Pure Devotee Sanctifies the Holy Places Travels for our benefit (August 9):
"Because the devotee always carries the Supreme Personality of Godhead within his heart, wherever he goes becomes a place of pilgrimage..."

A Pure Devotee Always Lives in Vrindavan (Compilation) (August 9):
"A realized soul is always living in Vṛndāvana. Caitanya Mahāprabhu has said. One who has realized Kṛṣṇa, then he's always living in Vṛndāvana."

Your Best Friend God is our father, God is our friend (August 8):
"Who can be better friend than the father? Huh? Father always wants to see that 'My son is happy.' That is natural."

Please Come to Krishna By forgetting Krishna, I am suffering (August 8):
"Kṛṣṇa is my eternal master. He is my eternal father. I am not this body. I am also the same thing as Kṛṣṇa, spiritual..."

In a Temple of Jewels Rupa Gosvami's Radha Govinda Deities (August 7):
"In a temple of jewels in Vṛndāvana, underneath a desire tree, Śrī Śrī Rādhā-Govinda, served by Their most confidential associates..."

The Test of Advancement According to Srila Rupa Gosvami (August 7):
"My dear friend, if you desire to enjoy the company of material society, friendship and love, then please do not go to see this smiling boy Govinda..."

There Is Danger at Every Step (Compilation) padaṁ padaṁ (August 7):
"This material world is full of dangers at every step, but a devotee has no fear because devotional service is so auspicious that it automatically counteracts..."

Face the Danger Keep this faith: Krishna will save me (August 6):
"So we should not be disturbed by the dangers of this material world. If we are actually Kṛṣṇa conscious, we should face the danger and depend on Kṛṣṇa."

Beirut 1978: A Season in Hell (Photos) Danger at every step (August 6):
"Since a picture is worth a thousand words, I think the following selection speaks for itself. It was truly a season in hell."

We Should Always Remain a Fool That is a good qualification (August 5):
"In spite of our superior qualities, we are always fool. You should know. Don't be puffed up with your superior qualities."

Trust No Future, However Pleasant (Compilation) (August 5):
"Devotees, they do not want any opulence of this material world. They are, what is called, pessimistic. They do not give any value to the opulence..."

Srila Prabhupada's Departure for the U.S.A. Prabhupada's diary (August 4):
"Today at 9 a.m. embarked on M.V. Jaladuta. Came with me Bhagwati, the Dwarwan of Scindia Sansir Mr. Sen Gupta, Mr. Ali and Vrindaban."

He Was Alone Prabhupada's courage and determination (August 4):
"When he left Calcutta harbour for New York there was no one on the shore to bid him goodbye. He was alone. A lone fighter."

Austerities and Penances Are Blessings Prabhupada's example (August 4):
"I was on the sea for one month and ten days continually, and that was a horrible account. Perhaps you have read it in my diary..."

If I Did Not Leave Vrindavan Prabhupada's compassion (August 4):
"It is better that you give Vrindavan to others. If I did not leave Vrindavan, you would not know Vrindavan."

Sri Balabhadra-Stotra-Kavaca Prayer and armor of Lord Balarama (August 3):
"May Lord Balarama protect me from near and far. May Lord Balarama protect me everywhere."

Balarama Gives One Strength Balarama is Nityananda (August 3):
"One should accept the sword of knowledge from Kṛṣṇa and be strong with the mercy of Balarāma."

Balarama Is the Protector of the Devotees Mercy incarnation (August 2):
"Baladeva acts as the spiritual master of all devotees, and by His causeless mercy the fallen souls are delivered."

Balarama Is the Original Spiritual Master The source of power (August 2):
"No one can attain spiritual perfection by physical strength. One must have the spiritual strength which is infused by Balarāma..."

Gurudeva (Video) Taste the bliss of Prabhupada's association (August 1):
"Your mercy is all that I am made of. If you are not merciful unto me, I can only weep, and I will not be able to maintain my life."

Faith Without faith you cannot move an inch (August 1):
"So if you have got faith in spiritual master, then you will advance. If you have no faith, then it will be lost."

Sincerity The only requirement in devotional service (August 1):
"Devotional service is dependent on nothing other than the sentiment or desire for such service."

Work Hard for Krishna That should be the motto of life (August 1):
"One should work hard and worship the Supreme Lord by the fruits of one's hard labor for existence."

Peace (Compilation) Attaining the supreme spiritual peace (July 31):
"Mr. John Lennon is anxious for peace in the world, so also is everyone anxious for peace in the world, but it should be known how that peace can be attained."

Love (Compilation) A love that will never be ended (July 30):
"Everyone, we are attached to the love of this material world, but we are all disappointed. From everyone's experience, you will find."

Freedom (Compilation) The need of the spirit soul (July 29):
"Every living being is anxious for full freedom because that is his transcendental nature. And this freedom is obtained only through..."

Om Purnam Adah Purnam Idam Sri Isopanisad, Invocation (July 28):
"The Personality of Godhead is perfect and complete, and because He is completely perfect, all emanations from Him..."

Om Purnam—Radha Krishna Temple Album (Video) (July 28):
"oṁ pūrṇam adaḥ pūrṇam idaṁ/ pūrṇāt pūrṇam udacyate/ pūrṇasya pūrṇam ādāya/ pūrṇam evāvaśiṣyate."

We Are Always Dependent on Krishna He is the proprietor (July 28):
"So those who are intelligent, they know that everything is supplied by Kṛṣṇa. So why not depend on Kṛṣṇa only?"

The Qualities of a Brahmana He is happy by his knowledge (July 27):
"If he does not get his food, then he will think that, 'This day Kṛṣṇa desired that I should not have my food. Oh, it is Kṛṣṇa's pleasure. It is Kṛṣṇa's mercy.' "

Poverty Is Good for a Devotee Helpful in spiritual advancement (July 27):
"I think it is good to remain financially poor because always we shall be able to pray Krishna, asking His help to execute His service."

One Should Be a Menial Servant of the Guru Krishna's example (July 27):
"Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma exactly followed those principles with great devotion and underwent the regulations of brahmacarya."

Krishna Is My Lord How can we say that God is mine? (July 26):
"So why the living creatures shall not say 'My God'? Do you follow? Kṛṣṇa says: 'You are Mine.' Why shall you not say: 'Kṛṣṇa, You are mine'?"

Serve Krishna to Your Best Capacity Just apply what you know (July 26):
"You find out what is your occupation, what you can very nicely and easily perform, and do it for Kṛṣṇa. That's all. Is that clear?"

All Glories to the Assembled Devotees Prabhupada's kindness (July 26):
"Yes. All glories to you because you are interested in Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Certainly it is glorious. Greatest science."

Pure Devotees Understand Everything Past, present and future (July 25):
"The devotees of Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa can very easily understand the science of Kṛṣṇa, as well as the situation of the material and spiritual creations..."

We Accept Knowledge from One Who Knows Perfect knowledge (July 25):
"Our process is to receive knowledge from a person who knows past, present and future. Just like Kṛṣṇa and the ācāryas. They know."

No Happiness in a Demonic Civilization Greedy and lusty people (July 25):
"Just like there was Napoleon, there was this and that. So they will come and go. They will come and go, create some disturbances and go."

This Motorcar Civilization Will Be Finished It has begun (July 24):
"They think, 'By increasing motorcars, we shall be happy.' This is called māyā. That will not help."

Banking, Fanking, Everything Will Collapse Paper money (July 24):
"What is this nonsense, keeping some paper and thinking that he has got money? How cheating it is going on..."

All Their Plans Will Be Frustrated It will never be successful (July 24):
"Roman Empire, the Carthagian Empire, Greece Empire, Egyptian Empire and Mogul Empire, British Empire—all frustrated."

Hare Krishna Rural Life Our farm projects are extremely important (July 24):
"We must become self-sufficient by growing our own grains and producing our own milk, then there will be no question of poverty."

Hear from the Bona Fide Spiritual Master All paths aren't the same (July 23):
"Unless one hears from a bona fide ācārya, who is never disturbed by the changes of the material world, one cannot have the real key..."

Our First Duty One's first duty is to accept a bona fide spiritual master (July 23):
"A disciple should serve the spiritual master as a menial servant, and whatever he has in his possession should be dedicated to the spiritual master."

Take Shelter of a Devotee First Seek the mercy of a saintly person (July 23):
"That is God's mercy. He takes the devotee's prayer very seriously. Therefore our another process is to take the shelter of a devotee first."

Faith and Love (Compilation) Keeping in touch with God (July 22):
"One should unhesitatingly accept Kṛṣṇa as the supreme savior of all living entities. With faith and love, one should surrender unto Him."

The Ocean of Beauty The superexcellent beauty of Krishna (July 21):
"The gopīs used to relish the beauty of Kṛṣṇa as a ceremony of perpetual enjoyment. They enjoyed the beautiful face of Kṛṣṇa..."

Krishna Meditation (w/Audio) We chant in melodious song (July 21):
"We don't try to concentrate the mind artificially. But our, this chanting process immediately attracts the mind."

You Are All Intelligent Boys and Girls (Compilation) Amavasya (July 20):
"You are all very intelligent boys and girls and I have full faith in you for pushing on this movement all over the world."

Detachment (Compilation) Everything should be used for Krishna (July 19):
"Krishna Consciousness means attachment for Krishna and detachment for personal benefit, that's all."

The Shelter of Krishna's Lotus Feet Freedom from all anxieties (July 18):
"This Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement is trying to bring everyone under the shelter of the lotus feet of Kṛṣṇa..."

Your Destiny is Already Fixed Up You cannot make betterment (July 18):
"So far these things are concerned, that how to eat, how to sleep, how to have sex life and how to defend, this is already arranged."

Don't Become a Platypus Be careful what you wish for (July 18):
"This is Kṛṣṇa's mercy. If somebody is thinking, 'If I had like this, like that, like that, like that,' 'All right, you will have all.' " (laughter)

Without Krishna, Heaven Is Hell Life is hell without Krishna (July 17):
"A pure devotee of Lord Kṛṣṇa never desires to be promoted to the heavenly planets, or even to Vaikuṇṭha or Goloka Vṛndāvana..."

Mad After Krishna Madness should be for Krishna (July 17):
"Why I am loving this body, loving this apartment? Ultimately it goes to Kṛṣṇa. But that you do not know. You are actually trying to love Kṛṣṇa."

My Only Request What can we do, Srila Prabhupada? (July 17):
"Don't worry. Everyone will die, today or tomorrow. I am also old man. There is nothing to be regrettable."

In My Old Age (Compilation) I came to your country in ripe old age (July 16):
"I have come here in this old age neither for sight seeing nor for any personal interest. It is for the interest of the entire humanity..."

Who Is Interested? In Kali-yuga people have become so dull (July 15):
"The human life is meant for making solution of birth, death, old age and disease, but they will not take it. 'Oh, that's all right. Let us die.' "

Vedic Culture Is Not so Blind Vedic culture has an aim (July 15):
"This is Vedic culture, that before death one should prepare very nicely to go back to Godhead. This is Vedic culture."

All Deaths Are Temporary The seer is the same, medium is different (July 15):
"When you change body, you die for seven months. This death is for few hours, and that is for seven months. That's all."

Without Light Our Eyes Have No Value Seeing things as they are (July 14):
"As the sun dissipates the darkness of the universe, so when the light of the Supreme Personality of Godhead comes down..."

Finish Your Business in This Life Guru has a big responsibility (July 14):
"Prabhupāda, I heard it said that the spiritual master will always come back until his devotees, his disciples, have achieved God realization."

Material Existence Is a Big Dream Simply a long duration dream (July 14):
"Do you think this skyscraper building will stay? Nothing will stay. It may stay for five hundred years or five thousand years, but is it not permanent."

The Life of Freedom The guru opens our eyes with knowledge (July 13):
"Pāragam refers to one who can take the disciple to the other side. This side is conditioned life; the other side is the life of freedom."

I Am Always Dependent on Krishna If He desires, I shall do it (July 13):
"Tattva-vit means one who knows the truth, that 'I cannot do anything without Kṛṣṇa's sanction.' Therefore he does not do anything."

A Sincere Soul Is Helped by the Lord Sowing the seed of bhakti (July 13):
"By systematic nurturing, the creeper will grow to such an extent that it will penetrate the coverings of the universe..."

Where Time Is Conspicuous by Its Absence Everlastingly blissful (July 12):
"In the transcendental realm there is no creation and no destruction, and thus the duration of life is eternal unlimitedly."

The Ideal of Human Civilization Not a dungeon of demons (July 12):
"Fruits, flowers, beautiful gardens, parks and reservoirs of water with ducks and swans playing in the midst of lotus flowers..."

London Is Hell You have to close your door; you cannot go out (July 12):
"Especially this London, (laughter) always dark and moist, and what do you want more, hellish? (laughter)"

There Is No Satiation in the Spiritual Realm Krishna is limitless (July 12):
"Anything material seen for a number of times ultimately becomes unattractive by the law of satiation."

Krishna's Service Is Manyfold Bhakti is not stereotyped (July 11):
"If you cannot do something which is hard for you, you do anything for Krishna under the direction of spiritual master, you'll get perfection."

Do What You Can for Krishna After all, we are so tiny (July 11):
"In the transcendental loving service of the Lord, it doesn't matter whether we are working, cooking, painting, writing, chanting, or whatever..."

Just Try to Work for Krishna Voluntary service to the cause (July 11):
"If you cannot practice the regulations of bhakti-yoga, then just try to work for Me, because by working for Me you will come to the perfect stage."

Prabhupada Didn't Show Favorites Blessings distributed evenly (July 11):
"I knew that Prabhupada got so much satisfaction and relief out of a little child who brought the flower, or of the devotee who was humble..."

The Swan of My Mind Do not wait for the last stage of your life (July 10):
"O Lord Kṛṣṇa, at this moment let the royal swan of my mind enter the tangled stems of the lotus of Your feet."

Don't Waste Time (Compilation) We should be very cautious (July 10):
"So my Guru Maharaja used to say that 'Don't take the risk of waiting for another life. Finish this business, Krishna consciousness...' "

Saffron Mercy Particles A pure devotee's voice is very powerful (July 8):
"The process of hearing from a pure devotee is recommended in all Vedic scriptures, especially by Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu."

The Dust of the Feet of Great Devotees One should seek the mercy (July 8):
"The person who has not at any time received the dust of the feet of the Lord's pure devotee upon his head is certainly a dead body."

It May Not Be Vanquished in My Absence There was hard struggle (July 8):
"Practically, I was sitting here in Vṛndāvana, in Rādhā-Dāmodara temple. So at the age of seventy years, nobody goes out."

Don't Give Pain to Krishna God feels pain (July 7):
"So any person who is not rendering service to the Supreme Lord, he's simply giving pain to the Supreme Lord."

Don't Give Trouble to Krishna Accept His plan (July 7):
"So except the devotee of Kṛṣṇa, everyone is simply giving Kṛṣṇa trouble, trouble, trouble, trouble."

Don't Follow Rascals and Fools Ācāryopāsanam (July 7):
"Don't follow rascals and fools. Then it will be useless waste of time. Follow the great ācāryas."

Unable to Recognize a Liberated Soul People are so fallen (July 6):
"At the present moment it has become fashionable to disobey the unimpeachable directions given by the ācāryas..."

I Have Decided to Retire and Write Books Politics have entered (July 6):
"You are all my children and I love my American boys and girls who are sent to me by my spiritual master..."

There Is No Need to Serve a Jealous Person Neglect the envious (July 6):
"There are many jealous people in the dress of Vaiṣṇavas in this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement..."

The Great Sinister Movement Srila Prabhupada's dire warning (July 6):
"It is a fact however that the great sinister movement is within our Society."

A Devotee Has No Desire to Be Honored Beyond material deception (July 5):
"Humility means that one should not be anxious to have the satisfaction of being honored by others."

A Devotee Forgets All Material Pleasure No more material necessity (July 5):
"Everyone wants to become leader, and some followers. Caitanya Mahāprabhu says that, 'What is the use of becoming leader of these fools?' "

By Love Everything Is Possible Do you think we have got any want? (July 5):
"God is not so poor. Everything belongs to God. So if you are sincere, oh, God will supply you everything."

In God We Trust Understanding what is God and how to trust Him (July 4):
"You have placed in your Constitution, there is, you trust in God. Now you should understand what is God and how to trust. That we are teaching."

My Plan Was That "I Shall Go to America" That is my success (July 4):
"So my plan was that 'I shall go to America. America is the leading country of the world. If I can convince the younger generation of America..."

When I First Came to America (Compilation) God is not dead (July 4):
"I came to the U.S.A. just to try to give a chance to as many people as possible to take to Krishna Consciousness, because it is the only hope for humanity..."

The Only Solution You try to love God and everything will be solved (July 3):
"Let anybody come before us and we shall be able to convince him that this is the only solution for all the problems of the world."

Your Only Business Is to Satisfy Krishna Catch Kṛṣṇa very strongly (July 3):
"Simply whenever there is māyā's attraction, just pray to Kṛṣṇa, 'Please save me. Please save me.' This is the only way. And He'll save you."

There Is No Question of Failure Don't be worried, do your best (July 2):
"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..."

One Is Forcibly Dragged to Success The Lord brings him back (July 2):
"Devotional service is so pure and perfect that once having begun, one is forcibly dragged to ultimate success."

There Is No Loss or Diminution A small beginning cannot be lost (July 2):
"In this endeavor there is no loss or diminution, and a little advancement on this path can protect one from the most dangerous type of fear."

There Are No Stumbling Blocks One stroke of Prabhupada's kick (July 1):
"You mentioned that your pathway has become filled with stumbling blocks, but there are no stumbling blocks."

There Is No Impediment Love of Kṛṣṇa cannot be stopped (July 1):
"There is no impediment in this world which can stop the flow of the river. Or the waves of the Pacific Ocean."

All Obstacles Will Be Overcome Even in extreme difficulty (July 1):
"In order to attain the topmost perfection of this human form of life one simply has to try for Krishna with enthusiasm and patience..."

Srila Prabhupada Pranati Prayer to Srila Prabhupada (June 17):
"I offer my respectful obeisances unto His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda, who is very dear to Lord Kṛṣṇa..."

Ours Is a Psychiatric Movement Waking up from the dream (June 17):
"Anyone who is in material contact, he is mad. So we are trying to take him out of this dreaming condition. That is Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

They Glorify Nixon and We Glorify Krishna Crows and swans (June 17):
"Why should we waste our time in the crows' manifestation? The same politics, same Nixon, same Dixon, same Hitler."

Krishna Consciousness Is a Dynamic Force Joyful life (June 16):
"It is not a dead, stereotyped thing. It is dynamic force. The more you work for Kṛṣṇa, the more you feel energetic, the more you feel light."

Result We Leave for Krishna We shall try our best (June 16):
"Result we leave it for consideration of Krishna, and we shall not be disappointed whether the result is favorable or unfavorable."

Keep on Helping Me Your life will be perfected (June 16):
"We should also desire intensely to see and be with Krishna, but first thing is to become purified through devotional service."

Open the Bottle of Honey (Compilation) Taste the sweetness (June 16):
"So if you want to understand Kṛṣṇa, then you have to take the life of devotion. And one who does not take to this life of devotion, he cannot understand..."

Leaning Towards Krishna Remember this great secret (June 15):
"If you lean towards Krishna, you will be in Krishna Consciousness; and if you lean towards Maya, then you will be captivated by material nature."

Enthusiasm for Serving Krishna The first qualification (June 15):
"If there is always keen enthusiasm for serving Krishna, and if there is also patience and determination, then everything will be successful."

Prabhupada Speaks Out on Propaganda Making a conspiracy (June 15):
"These Britishers simply made propaganda that, 'Whatever you have got in India, this is all allegory, fiction. These śāstras are nothing.' "

You Have to Spend Gallons of Blood Willing to die for Kṛṣṇa (June 14):
"You have to spend or waste gallons of blood before you can convert a person to Kṛṣṇa consciousness. It is so difficult task."

Srila Prabhupada on Individuality (Compilation) (June 14):
"You are my disciple, I am your spiritual master, but you have got your individuality, I have got my individuality."

The Highest Worship No one can approach Kṛṣṇa directly (June 13):
"'My dear Pārtha, one who claims to be My devotee is not so. Only a person who claims to be the devotee of My devotee..."

The Devotees of My Devotee How to become dear to Kṛṣṇa (June 13):
"What to speak of My devotee, even those who are devotees of My devotee are very dear to Me."

Serving a Devotee Is Our Duty Immediately serve him (June 13):
"Prabhu means your master. So 'Because you are devotee, we accept you as master.' Master means 'I am ready to serve you..."

One Cannot Call Himself a Devotee dāsa-dāsa-dāsānudāsaḥ (June 12):
"One cannot call himself a devotee, but servant he can call himself always."

To Become a Devotee Is Not so Easy Thing Cheating will not do (June 12):
"You don't think that because you have got a tilaka you have become devotee. Why do you think like that?"

Become the Servant of the Servant Kṛṣṇa is not so cheap thing (June 12):
"You have to learn how to become servant of the servant of Kṛṣṇa. The more you become in the lower position—servant, servant, servant..."

A Devotee Doesn't Want Any Credit (Compilation) (June 12):
"When one is actually advanced in ecstatic love of Kṛṣṇa, he does not try to advertise himself."

A Disciple Is Unable to Repay His Debt Forever indebted (June 11):
"A Vaisnava always feels himself incapable to repay his debt to his spiritual master therefore he works very hard..."

Disciple Means Discipline Obedience is the first law of discipline (June 11):
"So unless there is obedience, there cannot be any discipline. And unless there is discipline, there is no question of disciple."

You Don't Have to Submit Yourself Blindly That is allowed (June 11):
"Although your spiritual master may be self-realized and experienced in the Absolute Truth, still, you have to question."

The Spiritual Master Is Just like a Cloud The ocean of mercy (June 11):
"So the spiritual master's duty is to save the living entities who are so much embarrassed by the forest fire. That is the duty of spiritual master."

We Don't Want Anything from Anyone This is our mission (June 10):
"We don't want to do any business, but we are simply spreading this Hare Kṛṣṇa mantra because people are being washed away."

We Don't Accept Vox Populi We are accepting Krishna (June 10):
"People may take or not take, but a God's servant must speak the truth. Just like Jesus Christ. He was crucified."

I Have Come Here to Give (Compilation) (June 10):
"I have not come to earn money from your country, but I have come to your country to give you something sublime..."

The Mercy Is There for Everyone Come into the light (June 9):
"Actually the mercy of the bona fide spiritual master is there equally for everyone. Just like the sun is shining equally everywhere..."

Will You Always Be Our Spiritual Master? Birth after birth (June 9):
"Whatever we do here, it is for eternity because it is not on the material stages. It is all on the spiritual platform."

Remember This Always Keeping the connection (June 9):
"The Spiritual Master is present wherever his sincere disciple is trying to serve his instructions. This is possible by the Mercy of Krsna."

Your Ever Well-Wisher (Compilation) (June 9):
"I am always praying to Krishna for your advancement in Krishna Consciousness, all of you, sincere souls."

Krishna Is Always With You He is always with everyone (June 8):
"So Krishna is so kind that He is always with us as Friend; if we can learn to treat Him with our friendly love and affection..."

10 Reasons to Chant Hare Krishna (Compilation) (June 8):
"There are many beneficial reasons to chant Hare Krishna, but here are ten of our favorites—plus one bonus reason."

Nine Kinds of Devotional Service (Compilation) (June 8):
"Each and every one of these processes is so powerful that if anyone follows even one single one of them, he can achieve the desired perfection..."

Krishna Is Always Ready to Help Us Accept His helping hand (June 7):
"Krishna is always ready to help us for He is more eager to have us come back to Him than we are to go."

Cling to the Lotus Feet of Krishna He will save us from danger (June 7):
"This age is especially meant for dissension, therefore whenever there is such occasion we should simply call for the help of Krishna."

We're All Floating in the Waves of Maya Only Kṛṣṇa can save us (June 7):
"You are under the clutches of māyā. You have no independence. Neither anyone has got any independence to save you."

This World Is a Madhouse We are all running mad in the streets (June 6):
"Our Father, Krishna or God, is the wealthiest father, and we are all His sons gone mad."

We All Belong to Krishna's Family Reviving our normal condition (June 6):
"This Krishna Consciousness Movement is a treatment for reviving the memory that we all belong to Krishna's family."

We Belong to the Category of Eternity We do not wish to die (June 6):
"I am eternal, so why should I be interested in nonpermanent things? Who wants nonpermanent existence? No one wants it."

We Must Be Prepared for Death This is our only duty (June 5):
"There is no guarantee that, 'I am not yet old enough. I am not yet eighty years, ninety years. Why shall I die?' No."

Take Shelter of a Pure Devotee (Compilation) (June 5):
"No one can get out of this struggle for existence, which is full of miseries, without accepting a pure devotee of the Lord."

Pleasing the Spiritual Master A disciple's reason for living (June 4):
"Pleasing the spiritual master is the active principle in spiritual life and offerings made with love and devotion are always pleasing to the spiritual master."

Come to the Ocean and Be Happy Following the guru (June 4):
"The real ocean of mercy is Krishna and it is the duty of the spiritual master to tell his disciple to come to the ocean and be happy."

Unflinching Trust in Something Sublime Our aim is one (June 4):
"I should, therefore, meditate and pray for his mercy three times a day, and offer my respectful obeisances unto him, my spiritual master."

Civilization Will Collapse (Compilation) That position is coming (June 3):
"Civilization will collapse very soon, all over the world. It will collapse. Either you may bring this ism or that ism, this civilization will collapse."

One Who Knows Past, Present and Future (Compilation) (June 3):
"Those who have reached the highest perfectional stage of mystic power and can see everything in the past, present and future are called tri-kāla-jñas."

Prabhupada His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (June 2):
"The spiritual master is addressed as 'Prabhupāda' because he is a completely self-realized soul. The word pāda means 'position'..."

The Mercy Representative of the Lord Self-realized spiritual master (June 2):
"A person burning in the flames of material existence may receive the rains of mercy of the Lord through the transparent medium..."

Be Blessed The Lord directs a serious living entity to a bona fide guru (June 2):
"The conditioned soul has to take direct instruction from the spiritual master, and thus he gradually becomes enlightened..."

The Duty of a Gentleman I am taking sympathy on you (June 1):
"Even a child, or the boy is not his son, but because he is a gentleman, he wants to give him some protection. It is the duty of gentleman."

I Have to Execute My Duty In spite of all my difficulties (June 1):
"Now, because it is my duty, I have brought some message for you people. Because I am ordered by superior, my spiritual master..."

They'll Want to Crush Down This Movement Keep it pure (June 1):
"So if we keep our movement pure, then you are as strong as Kṛṣṇa. And as soon as we deviate from it, immediately ordinary. This is the secret."

What Is the Test? Srila Prabhupada answers very clearly (May 31):
"Devotee: You said that if we are performing some activity, that activity must be tested to see if Lord Kṛṣṇa is pleased. But what is the test?"

There May Be Severe Test One has to pass the test (May 31):
"Faith means that you are meant for giving some service to Kṛṣṇa. You should stick to that service, that path, in spite of all impediments."

What If the Spiritual Master Is Far Away? Associate by words (May 31):
"Spiritual master…, Kṛṣṇa is not limited. It is not material. You can associate with Kṛṣṇa and the spiritual master in any circumstance..."

No Happiness Without Prabhupada The most distressed condition (May 30):
"When Lord Caitanya asked Rāmānanda Rāya what is considered to be the most painful existence, Rāmānanda Rāya replied that separation..."

The Lord Appears as the Spiritual Master External Supersoul (May 30):
"If one takes shelter of a bona fide spiritual master, it is to be understood that he has obtained the grace of the Lord."

One Who Has Love for His Spiritual Master guru-bhakti (May 30):
"A disciple who has actual love for his spiritual master is endowed, by the blessings of the spiritual master, with all confidential knowledge."

A Pure Devotee Is Always in the Spiritual Sky Transcendental (May 29):
"A pure devotee of the Lord does not live on any planet of the material sky, nor does he feel any contact with material elements."

Feeling Separation from Guru and Krishna Absolute platform (May 29):
"To feel separation from the Spiritual Master or Krishna is very good position. That means one who is in pure love with Krishna and His Representative..."

Please Remember Me by My Teachings We'll always be together (May 29):
"The Spiritual Master lives forever by His divine instruction, and the disciple lives with him."

Krishna Takes Charge of His Devotee My duty is to serve Him (May 28):
"There is no question of hopelessness. No. We have to do our duty very seriously. Then everything is all right."

Krishna Will Save Me Your business is to surrender unto Him (May 28):
"That is spiritual life. Avaśya rakṣibe kṛṣṇa viśvāsa pālana. This strong faith, that 'Any dangerous condition, Kṛṣṇa will save me,' this is surrender."

A Devotee Is Not Disturbed by Difficulties Let us do our duty (May 28):
"When a devotee's in difficulty, he's not disturbed. He thinks, 'It is Kṛṣṇa's wish that I should suffer like this. It is not suffering; it is my pleasure.' "

Hare Krishna Address (with Audio) Invoking Krishna's protection (May 28):
"The chanting is exactly like a genuine cry by the child for the mother. Mother Hara helps in achieving the grace of the supreme father, Hari, or Krishna."

A Devotee Has Full Faith in Krishna's Words This is surrender (May 27):
"This is called full faith, that 'Kṛṣṇa has said that if I am in devotional service, I will never be lost. Kṛṣṇa will give me protection.' "

Accept Any Situation as Krishna's Mercy Nothing is an accident (May 27):
"In the material world, all these situations are meant for tribulation, but in Krishna consciousness, they are meant for advancement."

The Test of Spiritual Advancement (Compilation) Real change (May 27):
"The test is in your hand. And if you are sincere, then you should test yourself. And if you want to make show, that is a different thing."

You Take Krishna and You Will Be Happy (Lecture) The solution (May 26):
"Everyone will be destroyed. Nobody will be able to give us protection. If real protection is wanted, he will have to take protection of Kṛṣṇa."

A Suicidal Civilization They are not afraid of the threat (May 26):
"Threat is already there. Everyone will die. That is the problem. So who is caring for this? They are avoiding this. They cannot take any anti-measures."

Materialistic Persons Are Ghostly-Haunted They talk nonsense (May 25):
"So the man who is attacked, he forgets himself, and he speaks and walks according to the dictation of the ghost. That is called ghostly-haunted man."

Their Philosophy Is "Cheerfully Be Hanged" They have no solution (May 25):
"But I do not wish to die. Why shall I be cheerful? (laughter) You rascal, you say, 'Become cheerful.' (laughter) 'Cheerfully, you become hanged.' (laughter)"

Question and Answers, Parts 1-2 Prabhupada answers questions (May 24):
"Prabhupāda, before this movement came here we were so caught up in sinful activities. How is it that we were so fortunate to be benedicted..."

Don't Remain in the Darkness Tamaso mā jyotir gamaya (May 23):
"Jyoti means illumination. So Vedic injunction is that don't stay within this dark material world. Just come to the illuminated world."

Get on the Airplane You just try to become enlightened (May 23):
"You are going somewhere, purchasing the plane ticket. Do you ask, 'How many tickets you have sold?' Huh? What is the use of?"

Ready to Come Back from Goloka Capture the rope tightly (May 23):
"Just like a rope comes down the well so that anyone who may catch the rope from any position is sure to be delivered..."

The Wonderful Fruit of Love of Godhead Lord Caitanya's mercy (May 22):
"Here the wonderful fruit of love of Godhead distributed by Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu is described."

Don't Be Disappointed (Compilation) Success or no success (May 22):
"Go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Don't be disappointed or hopeless, even there is some trouble."

Don't Worry What Will Happen to This World Our life is short (May 21):
"You don't puzzle your brain with these thoughts. You utilize whatever time you have got in your possession and go back to home, back to Godhead."

Don't Go Very Speedily We should be curious within our limit (May 21):
"Try to understand. Don't go very speedily. A guru can become guru when he's ordered by his guru. That's all."

The Natural Way of Life It is not a question of religion or faith (May 21):
"It is nobody's way of thinking; it is the natural way of life. Just like you eat. It is not a way of thinking; it is natural demand of the body."

How Do I Know Which Guru to Choose? It's a great responsibility (May 20):
"Now, suppose if you accept a wrong person as spiritual master, and if you, if he guides you wrongly, then your whole life is spoiled."

What Is the Value of Scientific Experiment? First become perfect (May 20):
"You are imperfect. What is the value of your experiment? Therefore it is rejected. Whatever you'll do, that is imperfect."

Why Am I Suffering from All These Troubles? It's unnatural (May 20):
"Because we are part and parcel of God, we living entities, we should be as happy as God is. That is our position. Sac-cid-ānanda-vigrahaḥ."

Who Is Crazy? One of Prabhupada's first publications in the West (May 19):
"Don't sleep! Don't sleep! Be awake! Be awake! Get up! Get up from this sleep! Utilize the boon which you now have. Don't be foolish."

Everyone Is More or Less Crazy Under the control of material nature (May 19):
"He is completely under the control of God, but still, he has the audacity to say, 'No, I don't believe in God.' Crazy man."

Everything Comes by Hearing The more you hear, it will react (May 19):
"Because it is spiritual, hearing has got a potency to purify you. This is not ordinary hearing. This is spiritual hearing, so it has got a potency."

Preaching Is Our Only Business A preacher is already liberated (May 18):
"One who is actually preacher, engaged in Kṛṣṇa's glorification, service, he's already in Vaikuṇṭha. That is stated in Bhāgavata."

Perfection Is to Serve Krishna Work whole life for Krishna (May 18):
"Real duty is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. That is normal duty. All, all other duties are abnormal duties, crazy duties."

The Only Hope to Save the World There will be no food grains (May 17):
"People will be reduced to eating flesh and seeds, and many good, spiritually inclined people will have to forsake their homes..."

The Material Disease Trying to build a staircase to heaven (May 17):
"The whole material world is moving on this false attempt of becoming independent of the laws of nature."

Modern Civilization Will Never Be Successful It's going to hell (May 17):
"The modern civilization is to give freedom to sense satisfaction, because they cannot control. Just like you are riding on a horse..."

Victory or Defeat, It Doesn't Matter Fighting must be there (May 17):
"Never mind if we are defeated. That is also service. Kṛṣṇa sees the service. Defeated or victorious, depend on Kṛṣṇa."

Why Is Krishna's Devotee Put in Distress? It has a purpose (May 16):
"Not only is the Lord’s mercy upon the tried devotee great and unlimitedly expansive, but it is of the finest quality of transcendental love..."

The Ecstatic Summit of Chanting When will that day come? (May 16):
"I am simply crying just to make a show. I do not love Kṛṣṇa. If there was pinch of love for Kṛṣṇa, then I would have died long, long ago without Kṛṣṇa."

Krishna's Magic Take to Krishna and everything will be done (May 16):
"Why should he take trouble himself, to play the magic himself? Kṛṣṇa will show how magical things are performed by the devotees. Kṛṣṇa will show."

We Are Unaffected by Man-Made Difficulties Transcendence (May 16):
"Man-made laws cannot work any rupture in Krsna's plan. Better let us remain now under Krsna's shelter fully dependent..."

A Vaishnava Is Dependent Only on Krishna He is self-sufficient (May 15):
"He can sit down anywhere; he can sleep anywhere; he can eat anything. He doesn't require anyone's help."

Why Not Depend on Krishna Only? Everything is supplied by Kṛṣṇa (May 15):
"Depend does not mean, 'Now let me sleep, and Kṛṣṇa will do everything. Depend on Kṛṣṇa.' No, not like that."

Krishna Consciousness Is Universal The spirit soul is the same (May 15):
"Paṇḍitāḥ sama-darśinaḥ. A learned, really learned man, he sees everyone on the same level, because he sees to the spirit..."

The Need of the Spirit Soul He wants to see the free light and spirit (May 14):
"The need of the spirit soul is that he wants to get out of the limited sphere of material bondage and fulfill his desire for complete freedom."

Remembering Krishna Is My Primary Business That is perfection (May 14):
"We have presented so many formulas. Why? Not the formulas are important, but the formulas will help me to remember Kṛṣṇa always."

Bhakti-Yoga Is the Safe Path Transcending the material nature (May 14):
"That is bhakti-yoga—always engaged in devotional service. Then you are above all these material qualities."

The Safest Position Not to go to the hellish planet (May 13):
"Kṛṣṇa is so attractive that if anyone only once has fully applied his mind in thinking of Kṛṣṇa and surrendering, then he becomes immediately saved..."

How to Be Free from Fear Even in dreams he doesn't see Yamarāja (May 13):
"The highest kalyāṇa (auspicious) activity is to surrender to Kṛṣṇa. That is the only path by which to save oneself from falling down into hellish life."

People Will Not Accept the Simple Thing They want hodgepodge (May 12):
"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."

People Will Live Underground like Rats From tiger, again rat (May 12):
"We are preacher, we are servant of God. We must speak the real truth. You may like it or may not like it, that a godless civilization cannot be happy..."

Their Policy Is High Living and Poor Thinking Morning walk (May 12):
"They live in skyscraper, but don't care for where they are going to next life, as a cat and dog. 'Never mind. Now live in skyscraper.' Poor thinking. High living..."

Krishna Will Help You He is sitting within your heart (May 11):
"God does not interfere with your little independence. If you want to act according to the order of God, then God will help you."

Krishna Will Direct According to Your Desire Positive or negative (May 11):
"How this direction takes place? According to your desire. If you want to be cheated, Kṛṣṇa will direct you how you become cheated."

Why Should You Lose This Opportunity? The choice is yours (May 11):
"Just like if somebody offers you one million dollars, 'Take it.' You do not know what is the value of one million dollars; you will refuse it."

An Empowered Devotee One must qualify himself to be empowered (May 10):
"Unless one is specifically empowered by the Supreme Personality of Godhead, he cannot spread the Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement."

Maya Will Never Be Satisfied There is no happiness here (May 10):
"You construct everything for happiness, but there will be something which will put you into the most miserable condition. This is called material world."

These Rascal Scientists Are Brainwashing They simply speculate (May 10):
"I say 'These rascal scientists are brainwashing,' and they say, 'These rascal Kṛṣṇas, they are brainwashing.' (laughs) This is the position."

Krishna Is like the Sun Krishna and maya are side by side (May 9):
"Kṛṣṇa is like the sun, and māyā, or the illusory energy of Kṛṣṇa, is like darkness. Darkness means absence of light."

Godhead Is Light The whole world is full of darkness (May 9):
"As it is our motto on the head of Back to Godhead, 'Godhead is light, nescience is darkness. Where there is Godhead there is no darkness.' "

Krishna Is Higher Than LSD Going beyond a material chemical (May 9):
"Just like if you touch electricity, immediately you're electrified. And the more you become electrified, more you become Kṛṣṇized."

Stay High Forever A simple flyer distributed by devotees in 1966 (May 9):
"No More Coming Down/ Practice Krishna Consciousness/ Expand your consciousness by practicing the TRANSCENDENTAL SOUND VIBRATION..."

A Society of Cheaters and Cheated Everyone is in ignorance (May 8):
"When the king or governmental head does not follow the proper principles, nature deals out the punishments in the forms of war, famine and so forth."

The Entire World Is in a Precarious Condition The only hope (May 8):
"The entire world is now full of many asuras in the guise of politicians, gurus, sādhus, yogīs and incarnations, and they are misleading the general public..."

This Civilization Is Not at All Human A condemned civilization (May 8):
"An uncivilized man can do anything for the satisfaction of his senses. He can kill children, he can kill cows, he can kill brāhmaṇas, he can kill old men..."

A Vaishnava Feels Great Compassion Unhappy to see others suffer (May 8):
"When a Vaiṣṇava sees mismanagement in the government, he feels great compassion in his heart and tries his best to purify the situation..."

Radha Raman: The Self-Manifested Deity Appearance Day (May 7):
"Radha Raman is one of the most beloved forms of Lord Krishna in Vrindavan. Srila Prabhupada visited the Radha Raman temple a number of times..."

Krishna Is Compared to Sunshine Stay in the light (May 7):
"Kṛṣṇa is compared to sunshine, and māyā is compared to darkness. Wherever there is sunshine, there cannot be darkness."

No Compromise (Compilation) We must present the śāstra as it is (May 7):
"We speak from Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam, we speak from Bhagavad-gītā, and present them as it is, without any adulteration. This is our position."

Lord Nrsimhadeva's Protection (Compilation) Appearance Day (May 6):
"In the Nṛsiṁha Purāṇa, Lord Nṛsiṁhadeva says: 'Anyone who prays unto Me and takes shelter from Me becomes My ward, and I protect him always..."

The Whole World Is Disturbed by Demons Sri Nrsimha-caturdasi (May 6):
"So those who are disturbed by the demons may take shelter of this form of God, Hare Kṛṣṇa. Then you'll be saved."

You Have to Fight for Krishna The secret of Bhagavad-gītā (May 4):
"If you fight for Kṛṣṇa, work for Kṛṣṇa, if you eat for Kṛṣṇa, if you sleep for Kṛṣṇa, if you do everything for Kṛṣṇa, then you are the yogi..."

You Have to Struggle Against the Difficulties This is the process (May 4):
"Difficulty is there always. Even you go to a school there are so many difficulties. But if you practice with vow and rigidity, you become successful."

We Should Face the Danger This material world is full of dangers (May 4):
"If you think that 'We are very safe; we are very expert; we have made this world very happy,' then you are fool number one."

You Have to Become Strong There is fight, and māyā will go away (May 4):
"Māyā cannot do anything. Simply you have to become strong. And what is that strength? Chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare..."

Guru is the Mercy Incarnation of God Real devotees accept this (April 29):
"The same Paramātmā, when He comes before you, being very much merciful upon you, to teach you from outside, that is guru."

We Have to Seek the Mercy It is not the education or scholarship (April 29):
"Sir, I am illiterate. I cannot read. It is not possible. But my Guru Mahārāja ordered me to read. What can I do?"

A Devotee Is Never Vanquished His path back home is guaranteed (April 28):
"A devotee is never afraid of death or of changing his body; his consciousness is transformed into Kṛṣṇa consciousness..."

A Devotee Is Always Attracted by the Honey A friend to everyone (April 28):
"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..."

We Must Simply Persevere Do as much as possible each day (April 28):
"We are so fortunate to be in this human form of life, and to have the opportunity and the capacity to serve Krishna..."

We Must Stick to Krishna Consciousness (Compilation) (April 28):
"So this should be our principle. We stick to Kṛṣṇa consciousness, then everything will be all right in due course of time."

Time I Am, Destroyer of the Worlds Krishna is all-devouring time (April 27):
"The Blessed Lord said: Time I am, destroyer of the worlds, and I have come to engage all people."

Get Up and Prepare to Fight Become an instrument for Krishna (April 27):
"They are already put to death by My arrangement, and you, O Savyasācin, can be but an instrument in the fight."

Save Yourself Everyone in the modern civilization will be smashed (April 27):
"People are so degraded. So unless one takes to Kṛṣṇa consciousness, there is no possibility of being saved."

The Highest Realization Prabhupada reveals our topmost priority (April 27):
"That is our real mission, to deliver the world by preaching Krsna's message to others, but even higher realization..."

What Is Our Material Disease? The kingdom of God without God (April 26):
"That independence we have got, little independence, and we can misuse it, that 'Why shall I serve Kṛṣṇa? Let me serve myself.' "

How Long Will It Take to Cure Our Disease? It's up to the patient (April 26):
"Suppose a man is diseased. No doctor can guarantee that 'This will be cured in so many days.' You see?"

Leave This Place as Soon as Possible There is no adjustment (April 26):
"They want that all old man of the society, they should be killed. That is one of the theories put forward by the communists."

If You Love Me, Love My Dog Kṛṣṇa is immediately pleased (April 25):
"One man is going with his dog. His friends meet, and if the friends pats the dog, the man becomes pleased. Is it not?"

Guru Bhakti I am interested only with the words of my guru (April 25):
"So he said that 'I am not interested for my salvation or going back to Godhead. I am not interested.' "

The Lotus Feet of Our Spiritual Master śrī-guru-caraṇa-padma (April 25):
"The lotus feet of our spiritual master are the only way by which we can attain pure devotional service."

A Devotee Will Starve If Krishna Wants He's fit for being liberated (April 25):
"A devotee, when he's starving, he knows, 'Kṛṣṇa has put me in this starving condition. It is good for me.' He never complains."

A Devotee Knows That the Lord Has a Plan He is never disturbed (April 24):
"When something is arranged by the Supreme Personality of Godhead, one should not be disturbed by it, even if it appears to be a reverse..."

I Do Not Fear A devotee does not get another material body (April 24):
"The material body is the cause of pains and pleasure. So if you don’t get the material body, if you remain in your spiritual body, that is real enjoyment."

Let Us Hope They'll be saved if they take to Kṛṣṇa consciousness (April 24):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, you said yesterday, or a few days ago, that this movement will go on unimpeded for ten thousand years…"

A Pure Devotee Is Never Disturbed He is calm, quiet and patient (April 23):
"Whenever a devotee is in distress or has fallen into difficulty, he thinks that it is the Lord’s mercy upon him."

Should We Endeavor in Spite of Pain? Tapasya is required (April 23):
"If you take some medicine, it is bitter, it is painful, but if it helps to cure disease, we must take it. That is tapasya."

Make the Best Use of a Bad Bargain (Compilation) Be a dhīra (April 23):
"This material body is actually a bad bargain because it is prone to suffer, but we must make the best use of this bad bargain."

Can They Increase Life by a Single Moment? Great rascals (April 22):
"These rascals, they are talking big, big words. First of all prove. Make one egg. Then talk of big, big brain. Make one egg."

Blind Leaders and Blind Followers All their plans are failure (April 22):
"Everyone is blind. And they are trying to lead other blind men. So what will be the result? All of them will fall down on the ditch."

The Best Intelligence Is How to Avoid Death Become immortal (April 22):
"Best business is, before the death comes let us finish our Kṛṣṇa consciousness perfectly. That is wanted. Death will come. You cannot avoid it."

Srila Prabhupada Waved at Us By Aprakrita Dasa (April 21):
"Here was a paramahamsa, constantly absorbed in loving devotion to Krishna, who took the time to personally acknowledge the presence of a few..."

The Only Scarcity You can make the whole world happy (April 20):
"My Guru Mahārāja used to say that the whole world is full of everything. Only scarcity is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Only scarcity."

We Are Creating Some Brain To know the purpose of human life (April 20):
"Not only in your country; every country nowadays. There is no brain. Brain is finished. Therefore everywhere you will find chaos and confusion."

He Will Do Everything When There Is Need Prophetic words (April 20):
"He (Guru Mahārāja) said: 'Yes, he is very expert. He can do. So it is better to live apart from you. And he will do everything when there is need.' "

Overcoming the Greatest Obstacle The real philosophy (April 19):
"The ultimate obstacle is that you don't like to die, but you can die any moment. This is greatest obstacle. Why don't you think of it?"

Can the Scientists Stop Death? Pay the scientists for bluffing (April 18):
"This is all bluffing, and fools are bewildered by these, all these propositions. You have to die today or tomorrow. Can you stop your death?"

Bhagavad-gita As It Is and Professor Dimock The definitive edition (April 17):
"Regarding MacMillan agreement, whatever is done with MacMillan company is done, so that can remain. The introduction by Mr. Dimock is nice..."

Scholars Praise Srila Prabhupada's Books (Compilation) (April 17):
"No one of whatever faith or philosophical persuasion who reads these books with an open mind can fail to be both moved and impressed."

The Greatest Threat in the World Today Atheistic communism (April 15):
"The state has taken the place of God. That is why, seen from this angle, the socialist dictatorships are religions, and state slavery is a form of worship."

The Only Possible Remedy Whatever is left of society will be ruined (April 15):
"The only possible remedy that can counteract the tendency toward communism is the Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement..."

They May Sometimes Give Me Trouble Srila Prabhupada's risk (April 15):
"For me it is better to remain in Vṛndāvana or die. Hmm. Because they may be very envious, 'Here is the man who is behind all this.' "

The Secret of Understanding Bhagavad-gita Not by speculation (April 14):
"If one thinks that 'I have got the bottle of honey. Let me lick up the bottle,' so licking the bottle, what taste he will get?"

Serving Krishna Is a Labor of Love Connect yourself with Kṛṣṇa (April 14):
"So you can perform bhakti-yoga by fighting, by cooking, by going to the office, everything, if that purpose is for Kṛṣṇa. That is bhakti-yoga."

Bhakti Is Not a Business (Compilation) No personal remuneration (April 14):
"That is the secret of this movement. Every member & worker must learn to sacrifice for God's sake; that is the principle of this movement."

Have Unrestricted Sex, Then Kill the Baby Rascals' philosophy (April 13):
"Their philosophy is that you shall go on with sex life unrestrictedly, and when there is pregnancy, kill the child."

Srila Prabhupada Speaks Out on Abortion Rabbit philosophy (April 13):
"When a woman is pregnant, why do we say she is 'with child'? This means the child is already born."

Atonement for Killing a Child For those who are sincere souls (April 13):
"The practice of killing children has existed in human society for a long time— since time immemorial..."

America Is Finished You be saved and save your brothers (April 11):
"America is finished. They cannot do anything anymore. Neither industrialists nor big scholars, neither big fighter. Anything. Simply spoiled."

There Will Be Catastrophe This civilization will not stay (April 11):
"Many times it has happened, and it will happen because transgressing the law of nature, or laws of God, is most sinful. That is sinful."

Dog Is Protected and Cow Is Killed Everything is topsy-turvy (April 11):
"In your country the dog is protected, and the cow is killed. The dog is passing stool and urine in the street, he is considered the best friend of man..."

A Most Heinous Civilization Cows are giving milk and we kill them (April 11):
"So from the very beginning of my life I am subsisting by the foodstuff given by mother, cow, and when I am grown up, I kill. This is my gratitude."

Now It Is Your Choice We are placing it for your judgment (April 10):
"So this opportunity is offered. Take Kṛṣṇa consciousness. There is no tax, there is no loss, but everything is gained. Try it. At least make an experiment..."

Bhakti Is Such a Nice Thing Pure devotional service (April 10):
"But what is that bhakti? That bhakti is animittā bhāgavatī. That bhakti should be animittā, not with a motive..."

The Highest Service to Human Society I have no more want (April 10):
"Just try to understand what sort of service is this Kṛṣṇa consciousness: no more hunger, no more demand. Svāmin kṛtārtho 'smi: 'Oh, I am fully satisfied.' "

Alexander the Great and the Robber Everything belongs to Kṛṣṇa (April 10):
"Alexander the Great arrested one robber, and he was going to punish him. So the robber explained that, 'Why you are punishing me? You are also a robber.' "

The Way of All Lucky Vaishnava Families The great devotees (April 9):
"By the grace of Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, we had the chance of being born in a Vaiṣṇava family, and in our childhood we imitated the worship of Lord Kṛṣṇa..."

In My Childhood I Was Saved Prabhupada as a young boy (April 9):
"In my childhood, when I was three, four years old, I was saved. My all cloth burned, and there is a scar. You have seen. I would have died that day..."

Krishna Saved Me Prabhupada tells a story from his childhood (April 9):
"I had some experience in my childhood, in 1911. I was thirteen years old. There was a riot. So our house was there in Mahatma Gandhi Road..."

Child Is the Father of Man Children are the hope of the future (April 9):
"So in my childhood, when I was one and one-half year old, I suffered from typhoid, and the Dr. Kartik Chandra Bose, he said..."

How to Become Free from Material Bondage Escaping the prison (April 8):
"Kṛṣṇa, being the Lord of illusory energy, can order this insurmountable energy to release the conditioned soul."

There Is Danger at Every Step (Compilation) Death is coming (April 8):
"Padaṁ padaṁ yad vipadām (SB 10.14.58). Śāstra says in every step there is danger. But if you become a devotee, then you escape."

Vrindavan Bhajan (Poem) Written by Srila Prabhupada in 1958 (April 6):
"Srila Prabhupada wrote the following poem in Bengali while living alone in his humble rooms overlooking the Radha-Damodar courtyard in Vrindavan..."

Srila Prabhupada's Final Instructions Live forever by serving Krsna (April 5):
"There is nothing new to be said. Whatever I had to say, I have already said in my books. Now you must all try to understand it..."

Everyone Has to Fly Their Own Plane Help is offered on the ground (April 5):
"At the end of life, when one has to go back home, back to Godhead, everyone has to take care of himself without help rendered by another."

The Only Remedy The human civilization is not in right order (April 4):
"If you kindly take this Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement seriously, your country will be saved, and the whole world will be saved."

We Are All Prisoners in the Material World (Compilation) (April 4):
"Every one of us, as long as we are put into this material body, it is to be understood that we are all criminal."

Shadbuja Murti Lord Ramachandra, Lord Krishna and Lord Chaitanya (April 3):
"The best purpose of human life can be fulfilled by worshiping the ṣaḍ-bhūja-mūrti, the form of the Lord with six arms..."

A King Must Be the Guardian of the Citizens Like a loving father (April 3):
"The leaders of the government must be very honest and religious because otherwise all the affairs of the state will suffer."

A King Should Be the Representative of God Nara-devatā (April 3):
"The king should not become such a rogue that he exploits the citizens for his own benefit."

Human Civilization's Path of Ruination Sri Rama Navami (April 2):
"Due to materialistic opulences, persons like Rāvaṇa become puffed up for sense gratification. Rāvaṇa even dared kidnap Sītā..."

The Night and Day Dream Don’t remain in this dark place (April 1):
"Maya-sukhaya: you are dreaming, 'This process will make me happy' or 'That process will make me happy,' but the whole process is only a dream."

Don't Be Disturbed by the Dream Dreaming is always temporary (April 1):
"Try to become Kṛṣṇa conscious, and then you'll not be disturbed with all these external, ephemeral changes of the material world."

Just Like a Lunatic Asylum We cannot stand to see people suffering (April 1):
"We cannot expect that the people of Kali-yuga will welcome our attempt to spread Krsna consciousness. It is just like a lunatic asylum."

The Lord Is Very Kind to His Devotees Kṛṣṇa is so grateful (March 31):
"A person who is intelligent and able to understand the philosophy of Kṛṣṇa consciousness naturally gives up everything and takes shelter only of Kṛṣṇa."

A Devotee Is Satisfied with Krishna He is peaceful (March 31):
"A kṛṣṇa-bhakta knows that his friend and protector in all respects is Kṛṣṇa, who is able to do anything for His devotee."

Krishna Takes Special Care of His Devotees He will protect me (March 31):
"So sometimes, if Kṛṣṇa takes special care for you, He'll do in such a way that you will have no other way than to go back. He'll take charge, take charge."

Maya's Business Is to Punish the Rascals Her task is thankless (March 30):
"Yes, I shall kick you because you are not Kṛṣṇa conscious. I shall make you Kṛṣṇa conscious by kicking, kicking, kicking. That's all."

How to Be Free from Maya's Entanglement Krishna is like the sun (March 30):
"The whole principle of spiritual life is to turn our attention back to Krishna, and thus immediately be freed from all entanglements of Maya."

Devotees Are Not Afraid of Anything Whether in heaven or hell (March 30):
"So those who are disturbed by the demons may take shelter of this form of God, Hare Kṛṣṇa. Then you'll be saved."

Don't Be Afraid We must go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness (March 30):
"You try to trace out the history of the world, you'll find always persons who are for Kṛṣṇa or God, they have been persecuted."

There Is No Other Means harer nāma harer nāma (March 29):
"In this Age of Kali there is no other means, no other means, no other means for self-realization than chanting the holy name, chanting the holy name..."

Chant Hare Krishna at Home It is a great opportunity (March 29):
"Without much bother, if one simply keeps a picture of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu at home and chants Hare Krishna, then one will realize God."

Krishna Helps His Devotee na me bhaktaḥ praṇaśyati (March 29):
"Generally devotee dies remembering Kṛṣṇa. Generally. But even if for material condition he cannot, then Kṛṣṇa is taken charge."

Crying for Krishna (Compilation) The world is vacant without Kṛṣṇa (March 29):
"Nothing more. No ritualistic ceremony, no formula, nothing. If your heart is always crying for God, that is perfect religion."

A Devotee Is Protected by the Holy Name Chant Hare Kṛṣṇa (March 28):
"Transcendentally the holy name of the Lord and the Lord Himself are identical, being absolute. The holy name of the Lord is as powerful as the Lord."

A Devotee Is Inspired by the Supersoul He is never stagnant (March 28):
"Always engaging in the activities of devotional service, devotees feel ever-increasingly fresh and new in all their activities."

A Devotee Is Always Dependent on the Lord He is dear to Kṛṣṇa (March 28):
"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..."

Serve Person Bhagavata or Book Bhagavata Be fixed up (March 27):
"Nityam means daily, twenty-four hours. Either you read Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam or carry out the order of your spiritual master."

You Will Not Be a Loser Everything belongs to Kṛṣṇa (March 27):
"So best thing is to return everything to Kṛṣṇa. This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness. And you will not be a loser; you will be gainer..."

Maya Means Insanity Māyā means which has no existence (March 27):
"Māyā means insanity, forgetfulness of God. And by Kṛṣṇa consciousness treatment he comes to the original consciousness, he becomes a cured man."

What Do You Try and Teach? This is our philosophy (March 26):
"Reporter: What do you try and teach, sir? Prabhupāda: I am trying to teach what you have forgotten."

Our Only Shelter Is Krishna The time is very dangerous (March 26):
"So we have to be very careful. The age is very bad, the Kali-yuga. You are experiencing. We have to simply take shelter of Kṛṣṇa and always cry..."

A Program to Make Everyone Happy This is Vedic culture (March 26):
"Don't be allured by big, big highways and skyscraper building with full advertisement of wine and cigarette. This is not life. This is not life."

May There Be Good Fortune Throughout the Universe (March 25):
"May all living entities become calm by practicing bhakti-yoga, for by accepting devotional service they will think of each other's welfare."

A Godless Civilization Is Doomed A stark warning to humanity (March 25):
"Within a second, Hiraṇyakaśipu and his followers were destroyed, and similarly if this godless civilization continues, it will be destroyed in a second..."

Prepare Yourself Birth, death, old age and disease will be solved (March 24):
"If you prepare yourself in this life for going back to home, back to Godhead, then where is perplexity? There is no perplexity."

For Those Who Are Actually Thoughtful Facing reality (March 24):
"I'm planning to enjoy this material world, but I have to die. I have to give up this body at any moment. There is no guarantee..."

Where Is the Question of Darkness? When you are in Kṛṣṇa love (March 23):
"Just like a poor man, if he gets sufficient money, then at once his all distress is over, at once, immediately."

Our 18th Anniversary March 22, 2002—March 22, 2020 (March 22):
"Today we're celebrating our 18th anniversary—thanks to you, our loyal readers and friends around the world."

Honoring the Pure Devotee (Editorial) Posted March 22, 2002 (March 22):
"The pressing threat of war, economic collapse or some other cataclysmic disaster hangs ominously above our heads..."

A Sadhu Is Never Disturbed He is tolerant and merciful (March 22):
"A sādhu who has got the shelter of Kṛṣṇa, if he is placed in the severest type of dangerous condition, he is never disturbed."

We Cannot Violate the Laws of God Then we'll be punished (March 22):
"As soon as you forget Kṛṣṇa and you want to act independently, then immediately you are captured by māyā and you are punished."

The Threefold Miseries of Material Life No one can escape (March 22):
"Materialistic activities are always mixed with three kinds of miserable conditions—adhyātmika, adhidaivika and adhibautika."

Take Shelter of the Hare Krishna Mantra Divine protection (March 21):
"Our business, however, is simply to take shelter of the Hare Krsna Maha Mantra and pray to the Holy Name to give us protection."

My Concern Is for the Fools and Rascals Vaiṣṇava compassion (March 21):
"Everyone struggles very hard to fight through the modes of passion and ignorance and conquer material nature, but at the end everyone is vanquished..."

Modern Civilization Is Misguided The blind leading the blind (March 21):
"The rascal leader is also blind and the followers are blind, so both of them are doomed. Therefore the conclusion is, the modern civilization is misguided."

Rakhe Krsna Mare Ke, Mare Krsna Rakhe Ke (Compilation) (March 20):
"If Krsna wants to kill someone no one can save Him, and if Krsna wants to save someone no one can kill him."

Why Shall I Be Afraid? I will be very glad to die if Kṛṣṇa wants (March 20):
"I have no objection either way. But I am not afraid of death. That much strength I have got. Why shall I be afraid?"

Do Not Fear Lord Kṛṣṇa's final instruction in the Bhagavad-gītā (March 19):
"Abandon all varieties of religion and just surrender unto Me. I shall deliver you from all sinful reaction. Do not fear."

A Devotee Is Fixed Up (Compilation) vyavasāyātmikā buddhiḥ (March 19):
"You just remain fixed up in devotional service, and all impediments that may come will be vanquished by the unlimited potency of the Lord."

How I Met Srila Prabhupada, 1972 By Janaspriha das (March 18):
"I was at the Vancouver temple on 16 Avenue and had been living at the temple for a few months when I heard that Srila Prabhupada was coming to L.A."

You Have Nothing to Worry Just do the needful (March 18):
"So go on in this way, serving your spiritual master to best of your capacity, and remaining always fixed and steady in your determination..."

Remember the Teachings Attaining the supreme peace (March 17):
"When we feel separation from Kṛṣṇa or the spiritual master, we should just try to remember their words of instructions, and we will no longer feel that separation."

Krishna Sent Prabhupada to Teach Us The jagad-guru (March 17):
"Kṛṣṇa is so merciful, He's trying to educate from within, and outside He sends His representative to teach."

How Can We Understand the Guru Perfectly? This is the process (March 17):
"First of all, who requires a guru? That is the question. Because guru is not a fashion."

What Is the Definition of Love? Love means reciprocation (March 16):
"I must deal with you open-hearted, you must deal with me open-hearted, then there is love. This is one of the basic principles."

Regarding Your Question, Part 37 Prabhupada answers (March 15):
"Our Krishna Conscious movement is not a religious movement; it is a movement for purifying the heart."

Everything Is Individual You just set up the fire (March 15):
"Can you make a child Kṛṣṇa conscious if you yourself don't believe in Kṛṣṇa consciousness?"

Safety in a Dangerous World (Editorial) Spiritual protection (March 15):
"The following editorial was written in 2002, but the message is still relevant today."

Only Krishna Can Give You Protection He is the supreme father (March 14):
"Therefore we should always seek the protection of Kṛṣṇa. That is our security, not any other thing."

Freedom from All Calamities (Lecture) Danger is Kṛṣṇa's mercy (March 14):
"So if you are put into the dangerous position and if that dangerous position gives an impetus to remember Kṛṣṇa, that is welcome."

Face Things As They Are We cannot expect smooth, very happy (March 14):
"So bodily, mental, by enemies, so many impediments will come. What can be done? We have to tolerate. That is material world."

God Wants to See How Much You Are Eager He will reciprocate (March 13):
"I am speaking of you of my personal experience how this eagerness of hearing is a very important thing."

Krishna's Devotee Can Never Be Lost Bhakti is so auspicious (March 13):
"Kṛṣṇa consciousness is perfect and eternal, and therefore it cannot be lost under any circumstances."

What Happens to a Fallen Devotee? Not like a fallen karmī (March 13):
"Even though a devotee of Lord Kṛṣṇa sometimes falls down somehow or other, he certainly does not undergo material existence like others..."

Krishna Is the Real Beautiful Don't run after this mirage (March 12):
"This is the cause of our bondage. We are being bound up by some false, illusory beauty of this world. Mirage."

The Higher Taste Giving up inferior things for better things (March 12):
"A sincere devotee of the Lord learns to hate all material sense enjoyment due to his higher taste for spiritual enjoyment in the association of the Lord."

We Should Not Miss This Chance A very risky civilization (March 12):
"They are reading all rascal novels and literatures and sex life, frauds, and this and that, books. How they are wasting their time!"

Krishna Hasn't Got to Work He's enjoying with Radharani (March 11):
"We don't hear from Bhāgavatam, any Vedic literature, that Kṛṣṇa has a great factory, and He has to go office at ten o'clock, and then bring money..."

All Problems Will Be Solved Fully surrender to Krishna (March 11):
"Our principle should be we should not think about our personal maintenance. We should dedicate our life for Kṛṣṇa, and Kṛṣṇa will take care of it."

How Long Does It Take? God said "You surrender unto Me" (March 11):
"Journalist: What about yourself? How long have you had this understanding and awareness of God?"

What's the Meaning of Surrender? Kṛṣṇa is master; I am servant (March 7):
"First of all, you have to check yourself whether you firmly believe in the words of God. If you don't believe, there is no question of surrender."

Faith Is the Beginning The gradual development of love of Godhead (March 7):
"In the beginning there must be faith. Then one becomes interested in associating with pure devotees."

Radha-Krishna Consciousness That is your natural position (March 6):
"If you don't serve Rādhā-Kṛṣṇa, then you have to serve your senses, māyā. So your service position will remain."

Krishna Takes Special Care of His Devotee Intimate friends (March 6):
"When a gentleman loves all children but he has special love for his own children, that is natural. That is not partiality."

Krishna Will Give You Protection How to become fearless (March 6):
"If you are prepared to take His protection, ahaṁ tvāṁ sarva-pāpebhyaḥ, then you should immediately attain abhayam, no more fear."

The Only Resort Relief from the hard struggle of material existence (March 5):
"No one can get out of this struggle for existence, which is full of miseries, without accepting a pure devotee of the Lord."

There Is No Justice in Kali-Yuga The combined company of frauds (March 5):
"So unless you pay money, you will never get justice. This is Kali-yuga. Therefore a poor man cannot get justice. He cannot bribe."

This Is Kali-Yuga The common people have no good house, no food (March 5):
"This is Kali-yuga, means 'Plunder the citizens, take money from them, and live comfortably at the cost of the poor citizens.' "

Krishna Bhakti Is Natural Awakening our natural love for Krishna (March 4):
"Pure love for Kṛṣṇa is eternally established in the hearts of the living entities. It is not something to be gained from another source."

Ishvara Parama Krishna Krishna is the prime cause of all causes (March 4):
"Kṛṣṇa who is known as Govinda is the Supreme Godhead. He has an eternal blissful spiritual body. He is the origin of all."

Krishna Is Pleased by Loving Devotion The essence of the Gītā (March 4):
"Only by devotional service is the Supreme Truth, Kṛṣṇa, pleased, and by His inconceivable energy He can reveal Himself to the heart of the pure devotee."

Seeing the Supreme Personality of Godhead The surefire method (March 3):
"If one engages in the service of the spiritual master, he not only sees the Supreme Personality of Godhead but attains liberation."

Civilization Is Nearing the Path of Ruination Grossly animalistic (March 3):
"In human society there must be religion. Without religion, human society is only animal society."

Human Beings Will Become Cannibals Just like serpents (March 3):
"There will be no grain, no milk, no sugar, no fruit. So I have to eat you, and you will have to eat me. Full facility for meat-eating."

What Does "Prabhupada" Mean? Honoring Srila Prabhupada (March 2):
"The word Prabhupada is a term of the utmost reverence in Vedic religious circles, and it signifies a great saint even among saints."

Real Independence Being situated in our constitutional position (March 2):
"The independence of the conditioned soul does not mean to fight with the obstacles offered by māyā, but to surrender to Kṛṣṇa."

Curing Our Material Disease We do not like to be cured (March 2):
"Although Kṛṣṇa is coming and canvassing, 'Just surrender unto Me,' but still we are revolting. This is our disease."

Krishna Is Very Dear to Every Living Entity The soul forgets (March 1):
"Due to the intimate relationship between the soul and the body, the body is important and dear to everyone. Similarly, the soul..."

Don't Be Impatient Even if all passengers are not to your liking (March 1):
"You have to cross the Atlantic Ocean, patiently cross. Just sit down tightly on the ship and take advantage of the opportunity."

Modern Science Creates so Many Difficulties It is a fact (February 29):
"Now, whole modern materialistic civilization is depending on the motorcars and aeroplanes, transportation. So if the petroleum supply is stopped..."

The Deterioration of Modern Civilization Corrupt and sinful (February 29):
"I can understand your concern about the deterioration of the civilization. Yes, the city will be more dangerous place as Kali-yuga advances."

All Bums and Drunks Srila Prabhupada's struggles in NYC (February 26):
"A loft, Bowery Street. I did not know the Bowery Street was not a good quarter. All bums and drunks."

Srila Prabhupada on the Bowery A journalist remembers (February 26):
"I looked in and there was Swami Bhaktivedanta sitting there cross-legged in saffron garments, with the markings on his forehead and nose..."

The Strong Chain of Disciplic Succession Catch the rope (February 25):
"This chain is coming down from the highest platform, Krishna. Just like a rope comes down the well..."

The Guru Who's Coming in Parampara System No other way (February 25):
"Unless we surrender to the lotus feet of a pure devotee, it is not possible to come to the platform of devotional service."

A Well-Wisher of All Living Entities Suhṛdaḥ sarva-dehinām (February 23):
"It doesn't matter whether he's Indian, American or black and white. No, no conception. Or even human being or animal. He is kind to everyone."

A Pure Devotee Is Empowered by Krishna (Compilation) (February 23):
"kṛṣṇa-śakti vinā nahe tāra pravartana. One cannot spread the holy name of Kṛṣṇa without being specifically empowered by Lord Kṛṣṇa."

The Chain of Disciplic Succession evaṁ paramparā-prāptam (February 22):
"The Lord Himself appears as the spiritual master to a person who is sincere in heart about serving the Lord."

Krishna Consciousness Is Very Simple (Compilation) (February 20):
"For the simple person it is very easy, and those who are crooked, demons, for them it is very difficult."

Guru Means Heavy Heavy with knowledge (February 19):
"Guru, guru means one who has got perfect knowledge. One who hasn't got perfect knowledge, he cannot become guru."

Know Your Actual Position The study of Kṛṣṇa consciousness (February 19):
"What I am? Why I have come here? Why I am put into so many miserable condition of life? Is there any remedy?"

To Err Is Human (Compilation) Try to rectify with a cool head (February 18):
"Anyone commits mistake. There is no doubt about it. But after committing mistake, if I stick to that mistake, that is foolishness."

Failure Is the Pillar of Success (Compilation) Try again (February 18):
"Anyone who is trying for attaining success, for him, failure is also success, because he's making progress."

The Beginning of Knowledge Accepting a spiritual master (February 17):
"So God or anything about God is beyond the limit of our thinking, speculation. Therefore, we have to learn it submissively."

Why Do I Need a Bona Fide Spiritual Master? (Compilation) (February 17):
"So guru's business is to bring out the disciples from darkness to light. That is guru's business. That is guru."

How to Understand Krishna Consciousness Achieving clarity (February 16):
"In my books the philosophy of Krishna Consciousness is explained fully so if there is anything which you do not understand, then you simply have to read..."

Try Your Best for Krishna (Compilation) Krishna will help you (February 16):
"The secret of success in Krishna Consciousness is to render service to Krishna to the best of our capacity. There is no other alternative to this."

Perfect Knowledge We receive knowledge from Bhagavān (February 15):
"I may be imperfect, you may be imperfect, but when we take knowledge from the perfect, that knowledge is absolute."

Don't Be Disappointed (Compilation) Success or no success (February 15):
"Go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Don't be disappointed or hopeless, even there is some trouble. That is encouraged by Kṛṣṇa in Bhagavad-gītā..."

The Beauty and Loveliness of Krishna Supreme object of love (February 14):
"I worship Govinda, the primeval Lord, who is adept in playing on His flute, with blooming eyes like lotus petals..."

The Enchanter of Cupid (Compilation) Madan Mohan (February 14):
"Even Cupid becomes attracted by Krishna. We are attracted by Cupid, but Cupid is attracted by Krishna."

Understanding Varnasrama-dharma Srila Prabhupada explains (February 11):
"Vaiṣṇava is not so easy. The varṇāśrama-dharma should be established to become a Vaiṣṇava. It is not so easy to become Vaiṣṇava."

Bhakti Means Satisfaction of Krishna Pure devotional service (February 10):
"Just like Kṛṣṇa pretended that He was sick, and many physicians came. He said, 'No physician cured Me. If some devotee gives Me the dust of his feet...' "

Physician, Heal Thyself First of all make your life perfect (February 10):
"The nonsense thing is going on in this world that so-called preachers, they have not perfected their life, but they have become preacher."

The Beauty of Krishna He conquers the mind of Cupid (February 9):
"The body of Kṛṣṇa, the ocean of the eternal beauty of youth, can be seen to move in waves of beauty, and there is a whirlwind at the sound of His flute."

Krishna Doesn't Need Anyone's Service He is greatly merciful (February 9):
"Krishna does not require anyone's help or service, but if we serve Him, even in a very small capacity, He will accept it."

A Devotee Doesn't Want Any Credit (Compilation) Humbleness (February 9):
"So always think like that... Do not try to take credit yourself. We should always remember that it is Kṛṣṇa's credit."

A Pure Devotee Is Rarely Found sa mahātmā sudurlabhaḥ (February 8):
"A devotee of Lord Kṛṣṇa is always peaceful because he has no desire, whereas the yogīs, karmīs and jñānīs have so many desires to fulfill."

His Perfection Is Very Rarely Seen Greatest transcendentalist (February 8):
"There are many liberated souls and perfected souls, but out of all of them he who is a devotee of the Supreme Personality of Godhead is best."

The Acharya Should Never Be Disrespected āśraya-vigraha (February 1):
"Only out of His immense compassion does the Personality of Godhead reveal Himself as the spiritual master."

Everyone Should Be Respected God is in everyone's heart (February 1):
"According to the moral instructions of Cāṇakya Paṇḍita, ātmavat sarva-bhūteṣu: one should observe all living entities to be on the same level as oneself."

A Devotee Sees Everything as Favorable Always enthusiastic (February 1):
"A devotee takes even an unfavorable condition to be the special favor of the Personality of Godhead."

Work for Krishna (Compilation) This should be our motto of life (January 31):
"The whole Bhagavad-gita was spoken to Arjuna simply to convince him that he should work for the satisfaction of Krsna."

Krishna Is the Only Refuge The most dear friend (January 31):
"Kṛṣṇa is the ultimate goal of shelter, and as such one should take shelter of Kṛṣṇa either for protection or for annihilation of his distressed condition."

Everyone Is Servant Our real constitutional position (January 30):
"There are two kinds of servants: the māyā's servant and Kṛṣṇa's servant. Nobody is master. That is illusion. Everyone is servant."

A Very Horrible Position in Kali-Yuga Take shelter of Krishna (January 29):
"In warfield such things happen. 'Who is going to take responsibility of so many women and children in this war?' They were blown up."

Why Not Be Grateful to Krishna? He gives everything (January 28):
"Practically I was loitering on the street, and He has given me so many sons, so many houses, so many protection. Shall I not feel grateful? Is it not my duty?"

Experiencing a Higher Taste Paraṁ dṛṣṭvā nivartate (January 27):
"He will relish this Kṛṣṇa consciousness so nicely that he will give up all nonsense automatically: 'I don't like it, don't like it.' This is the process."

The Domain of Rascals Happiness is beyond the senses (January 26):
"Just like a foolish animal, he is seeking water from the desert because it appears there is water. But that is his foolishness."

Protected by Lord Nrsimhadeva (Compilation) Jaya Nrsimha! (January 25):
"So we should always consider that this material world is a dangerous place and therefore we shall chant Lord Nrsimha's Holy Name in order to be protected..."

26 Qualities of a Devotee (Editorial) Prabhupada walked the walk (January 14):
"The good qualities of the demigods are automatically displayed in the character of a pure devotee. It's not that he says one thing and does another."

What Does It Mean to Be Krishna Conscious? Krishna is master (January 13):
"That is Kṛṣṇa conscious. So long you think that 'I can also become like Kṛṣṇa,' then you are not Kṛṣṇa conscious."

One Must Be Plain and Gentle Faithfully serve the pure devotee (January 12):
"One should not be misled by a pseudo-devotee. He himself must be plain and gentle to receive the instructions of such a pure devotee."

Serve the Lotus Feet of a Great Devotee mahac-caraṇa-sevā (January 12):
"Without worshiping the lotus feet of a great devotee, one cannot be freed from māyā's influence.

Be Cautious of Pseudo-Devotees Go for the real thing (January 11):
"There are many things which hinder one from entering devotional service. But by the association of pure devotees all these obstacles are removed."

Sankirtana-Yajna (Compilation) The yuga-dharma for this age (January 6):
"In this age of Kali, people who are endowed with sufficient intelligence will worship the Lord, who is accompanied by His associates..."

I Shall Die for Krishna's Cause That is Vaiṣṇava's business (January 5):
"The other friends were thinking that 'This man is going to die, and he is going to preach.' (laughing) They said like that. And 'All right, I shall die.' "

That Is the Real Preaching, Selling Books Distributing the mercy (January 5):
"What your lecture will do for three minutes, but if he reads one page his life may be turned."

We Are Trying to Make Them Fortunate Sowing the seeds (January 5):
"We go from door to door canvassing people to join Krishna Consciousness movement means that we are trying to make them fortunate."

The Property of the Materially Impoverished Akiñcana-gocara (January 4):
"The devotees are generally without material prosperity, but they have a very secret treasure-house in the lotus feet of the Lord."

The Test for a Sincere Devotee Serve guru in any situation (January 4):
"Simply by depending on the mercy of the Lord and carrying out the order of the spiritual master, ones success in spiritual life is guaranteed."

You Have to Struggle Against the Difficulties We must overcome (January 4):
"Difficulty is there always. Even you go to a school there are so many difficulties. But if you practice with vow and rigidity, you become successful."

The Only Requirement Is Sincerity Dependent on your desire (January 3):
"Some scholars recommend that knowledge and renunciation are important factors for elevating oneself to devotional service. But actually that is not a fact."

Resolute in Purpose (Compilation) Serve the words of the guru (January 3):
"When one becomes serious to follow the mission of the spiritual master, his resolution is tantamount to seeing the Supreme Personality of Godhead."

Difficulties Are Blessings From Krishna They help us advance (January 3):
"So when we are put into difficulties while discharging Krishna Conscious duties, it is to be understood that Krishna puts us in a field of austerities..."

One Must Be Determined (Compilation) Not an easygoing life (January 2):
"Good things do not come so easily; you know the difficulties that I encountered in my first year in your country."

The Glories of a Pure Devotee (Compilation) (January 2):
"The smile of such a Krishna conscious person is so attractive that simply by smiling he wins so many admirers, disciples and followers."

The Power of a Pure Devotee (Compilation) (January 1):
"Śrīla Vṛndāvana dāsa Ṭhākura has sung that the devotees of Lord Caitanya are so powerful that each one of them can deliver a universe."

Kali-Yuga Is Very Dangerous Such a foolish, rascal civilization (January 1):
"No protection for woman, no protection of children, no respect for brahminical culture. So it is the animal civilization. Polished animal, that's all."

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