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Prabhupada Has Kindly Given us Krishna Book Tenth Canto (April 22):
"I have given my readers the book Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, so that if I die before finishing the whole task they may enjoy this book."

The Cloud and Krishna Are Friends Relief from material pangs (April 22):
"Kṛṣṇa is accepted as the friend of the cloud because both the cloud and Kṛṣṇa satisfy the people when they are disturbed."

Krishna Appeared Just like a Village Boy By His internal potency (April 22):
"The Supreme Personality of Godhead, Kṛṣṇa, whose legs are tended by the goddess of fortune, shared Himself with the cowherd boys as one of them."

The Highest Perfection of the Eyes The gopis remember Krishna (April 21):
"Another gopī expressed her opinion that Kṛṣṇa and Balarāma, while tending the cows, appeared just like actors going to play on a dramatic stage."

Feeling Separation from Krishna The highest devotional perfection (April 21):
"When Kṛṣṇa went to the forest with His cowherd boyfriends and cows, the gopīs did not physically take part, but their hearts went with Him."

Don't Miss This Golden Opportunity Here is your chance (April 21):
"You have got now the golden opportunity of this human form of life, and it is not accident that you have got your spiritual master, so take advantage..."

Krishna Is like the Sun Maya, the illusory energy, is like darkness (April 20):
"As soon as there is awakening of Kṛṣṇa consciousness, all the illusory pains and pleasures of material existence are vanquished."

Nama Avatara The holy name is the incarnation of Lord Krishna (April 20):
"So if we take shelter of this holy name of the Lord, Hare Kṛṣṇa, then we shall be saved."

In the Age of Kali, There Is No Other Means Harinama sankirtana (April 20):
"In this Age of Kali there is no other means, no other means, no other means for self-realization than chanting the holy name..."

Honoring Sri Hanumanji (Compilation) Sri Hanuman Jayanti (April 19):
"Being the eternal servant of Lord Rāmacandra, Hanumānjī has been respectfully worshiped for many hundreds and thousands of years."

Lord Balarama Visits Vrindavana Sri Balarama Rasayatra (April 19):
"When Lord Balarāma returned to Vṛndāvana, all the cowherd boys and the gopīs had grown up; but still, on His arrival, they all embraced Him."

Balarama Is Krishna's First Expansion Sri Balarama Rasayatra (April 19):
"The Supreme Personality of Godhead, Kṛṣṇa, is the fountain-head of all incarnations. Lord Balarāma is His second body."

Balarama Is the Original Spiritual Master Sri Balarama Rasayatra (April 19):
"The spiritual master is the representative of Balarāma, the form of the Supreme Personality of Godhead who supplies spiritual strength."

Balarama Is All-Powerful Sri Balarama Rasayatra (April 19):
"Lord Balarāma is the Personality of Godhead Ananta Himself; therefore He is beyond the scope of understanding by mind, intelligence or body."

Balarama Gives One Strength Sri Balarama Rasayatra (April 19):
"One should accept the sword of knowledge from Kṛṣṇa and be strong with the mercy of Balarāma."

Approaching the Proper Spiritual Master With receptive ears (April 18):
"As fire is kindled from wood by another fire, the divine consciousness of man can similarly be kindled by another divine grace."

Don't Remain in This Temporary World There is an eternal world (April 18):
"In this material world there are classifications of people, but, after all, this world is not a happy place for anyone."

Visiting the Temples of Lord Krishna Getting relief from samsara (April 18):
"In the Hari-bhakti-sudhodaya, there is a statement about the benefit of visiting the temples of Lord Kṛṣṇa."

Dancing Before the Deity Burning away accumulated sins (April 18):
"'From the body of any person who claps and dances before the Deity, showing manifestations of ecstasy, all the birds of sinful activities fly away upward."

The Most Important Principle Always remember Krishna (April 17):
"When the order is that one should always remember Kṛṣṇa, the prohibition is that one should never forget Him."

Don't Be Hasty Try to follow the footprints of great personalities (April 17):
"Just be in your position, try to follow the rules and regulations, and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, and gradually you'll get result."

How to Culture Real Knowledge The process of enlightenment (April 17):
"As advised in Chapter Thirteen of the Bhagavad-gītā (13.8-12), one should culture knowledge in the following way."

Hare Krishna 1967, San Francisco (Video) An historic event (April 16):
"Srila Prabhupada chants Hare Krishna amidst the flower children of the '60s on 'Hippie Hill,' Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, 1967."

Chanting Hare Krishna Is Not a Business This is our mission (April 16):
"We simply request people, 'Please chant Hare Kṛṣṇa and come with us.' That's all. We don't expect anything from anybody else."

Please Remind Me to Chant Hare Krishna A devotee's prayer (April 16):
"Simply our prayer should be, My dear Krishna, please remind me to always chant Your Holy Name, please do not put me into forgetfulness."

Chant Hare Krishna and Be Happy (Compilation) You'll be saved (April 16):
"So our only request is that you chant Hare Kṛṣṇa mantra, and you will feel very much happy. There will be no anxiety."

Work Actively for Krishna Then every moment you'll see Krishna (April 15):
"We should be always engaged in active service. Then, some way or other, our mind will be engaged in Kṛṣṇa's lotus feet."

Typing for Krishna No difference between typing and chanting (April 15):
"When you are typing, you should know that it is as good as chanting, because the work is also on the matter of Krishna."

Washing Dishes for Krishna Variegatedness in Krishna's service (April 15):
"There isn't any difference between chanting the Holy Name at the same time washing the dishes of the Temple."

Srila Prabhupada Loves Children (Compilation) Our future hope (April 15):
"These children are given to us by Krishna, they are Vaisnavas and we must be very careful to protect them."

The Easiest Path Krishna consciousness is the topmost yoga (April 14):
"In the Kali-yuga it is very difficult to go step by step. It is not possible. Therefore by Caitanya Mahāprabhu, the easiest path has been recommended."

The Important Thing Is Bhakti Krishna worship is so easy (April 14):
"You can worship Kṛṣṇa anywhere. But you have to learn how to worship. What is that learning? Bhaktyā. That is the method."

Krishna Reveals Himself to the Devotee He's attracted by devotion (April 14):
"We cannot approach the Supreme Personality of Godhead by the speed of mind or words, but if we stick to devotional service we can easily..."

Understanding Lord Ramachandra (Compilation) Rama Navami (April 13):
"Sometimes Lord Rāmacandra’s activities are described in terms of one’s own imaginations, speculations or material sentiments."

No Difference Between Rama and Krishna There is no partiality (April 12):
"Although there is no difference between Rāma and Kṛṣṇa, some devotees are attracted with rāma-mūrti and some devotees are attracted with kṛṣṇa-mūrti."

Krishna Has Got Many Forms Krishna is the original candle (April 12):
"Rāma, Nṛsiṁha, Varāha. He has got many forms. Rāma is also expansion of Kṛṣṇa. So these forms... We should not consider they are less powerful..."

I Have Come Here to Fight God is a person, and He is not dead (April 12):
"They say, 'There is no God. God is dead. I am God. You are God.' We are fighting against these principles."

The Philosophy of Rascals They introduce pseudo religions (April 11):
"Every day they manufacture a new type of dharma on the plea that whatever one manufactures is also a path of liberation."

Krishna Says, Unto Me Only Try to understand our mission (April 11):
"Here it is said: we have to accept the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Kṛṣṇa also says, sarva-dharmān parityajya mām ekaṁ śa... 'Unto Me only.' "

Will You Serve God or Satan? You cannot become master (April 11):
"If you don't serve Kṛṣṇa, then you will have to serve māyā. There are two things: God or Satan. So similarly, God is Kṛṣṇa, and Satan is māyā."

The Spiritual Sky (Compilation) Krishna's transcendental abode (April 11):
"That supreme abode of Mine is not illumined by the sun or moon, nor by fire or electricity. Those who reach it never return to this material world."

An Acharya Is like the Sunrise Giving the light (April 10):
"The houses, the town and the everything is there, but when there is sunrise we can see everything nicely."

Pure Devotees Are like Bees and Swans Tasting sweet nectar (April 10):
"Lord Caitanya's movement of Kṛṣṇa consciousness is full of dancing and singing about the pastimes of Lord Kṛṣṇa."

Do What You Can for Srila Prabhupada (Editorial) (April 10):
"Actually the mercy of the bona fide spiritual master is there equally for everyone. Just like the sun is shining equally everywhere..."

Taste the Sweetness Sugar candy appeals to everyone (April 9):
"The holy name of Lord Kṛṣṇa, His quality, pastimes and so forth are all of the nature of absolute truth, beauty and bliss."

Dancing in the Courtyard of the Heart Relishing the nectar (April 9):
"I do not know how much nectar the two syllables 'Kṛṣ-ṇa' have produced. When the holy name of Kṛṣṇa is chanted, it appears to dance within the mouth."

One Can Chant Hare Krishna Anywhere The holy name is powerful (April 9):
"One can sit down anywhere and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare/ Hare Rāma, Hare Rāma, Rāma Rāma, Hare Hare."

The Benefits of Chanting Hare Krishna (Compilation) (April 9):
"Krishna and Krishna's name nondifferent. As soon as you chant Hare Krishna, that means Krishna is dancing on your tongue."

Receiving Knowledge from a Perfect Person This is our process (April 8):
"There is no use getting knowledge from imperfect person. That is useless waste of time."

Everything Will Be Known to You It is not a paltry subject (April 8):
"When you change your consciousness, you will see yourself, you will see God, everything."

Don't Waste Your Valuable Time This is the opportunity (April 8):
"Even one moment of your life cannot be returned even you spend millions of dollars."

Make the Best Use of a Bad Bargain (Compilation) (April 8):
"The best way to make the best use of a bad bargain is to use everything in relation with the supreme spiritual being."

I Have Come Here to Serve the Lord Not for personal happiness (April 7):
"Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu wanted that His mission should be propagated all over the world and that is my objective."

God's Bona Fide Spiritual Representative External Supersoul (April 7):
"As soon as you are sincere, then God will send you to somebody who is His bona fide spiritual representative."

I Have Come Here to Give (Compilation) Prabhupada's compassion (April 7):
"I have not come to earn money from your country, but I have come to your country to give you something sublime... not to take from you..."

Why Does the Spiritual Master Suffer? Guru is not an easy task (April 6):
"That is my misdeed—that I accepted some disciples who are nonsense. That is my misdeed."

Prepared to Go to Hell for Lord Caitanya Srila Prabhupada's mercy (April 6):
"The spiritual master accepts the sinful activities of his disciples from the first initiation. I may give initiation very easily, but what can I do?"

One Must Tolerate All Kinds of Troubles (Compilation) (April 6):
"A person who tolerates all kinds of troubles, even though such troubles appear to be unbearable, is called forbearing."

Krishna Meditation (with Audio) It is practical meditation (April 5):
"We chant it in melodious song. So mind is attracted, and we try to hear the sound. That means my mind and my ear is compact in that thought."

Chanting Will Make Everything Clear Relishing Krishna (April 5):
"This chanting of Hare Krishna and our sincere desire to serve Krishna will make everything clear, even if there is some impediments..."

It Is Open to Everyone Everyone has got little independence (April 5):
"It is open for everyone, but it is the particular mentality—one is going to the university; one is going to the prison house."

Making Wonderful Progress Receiving the divine blessings (April 4):
"The spiritual master must be satisfied in all respects, because simply by his good wishes..."

Fulfilling the Duty of a Disciple Sudama Brahmana pleases Krishna (April 4):
"I am also glad to see that bona fide students like you will undergo any kind of trouble for the satisfaction of the spiritual master. That is the way..."

Don't Be a Miser This body should be utilized for spiritual realization (April 4):
"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."

A Brahmana Should Not Be Greedy Unattached and unselfish (April 3):
"The religious principle for a brāhmaṇa is that he should not be greedy at all."

Brahmanas Are the Guardians of Society No political affiliation (April 3):
"Such brāhmaṇas were not paid servants of the king, and therefore they had the strength to dictate to the king on the principles of scriptures."

A Brahmana's Business We don't say that 'Give us salary' (April 3):
"Brāhmaṇa is eager to see that people are educated. 'Take free education and be educated. Be a human being.' This is brāhmaṇa's business."

A Brahmana's Livelihood No question of doing some business (April 3):
"And his livelihood—by voluntary contribution. Whatever people will give, that's all right. People used to give brāhmaṇa."

We Are Not After Titles and Designations Setting the example (April 2):
"Lord Caitanya made it a principle that we must teach by personal example. This is what I have tried to do."

Do Not Adulterate Krishna We are presenting Krishna as it is (April 2):
"So if you push on this movement, unadulterated Kṛṣṇa, it will go on. It will go on. And as soon as you adulterate Kṛṣṇa, it will not go on."

Under Krishna's Protection A sincere devotee has got everything (April 2):
"Simply be sincere to the service of Kṛṣṇa. Then you have got everything. There is no need of trying for this or that."

The Vedic Way of Life This simple life is very nice (April 1):
"It is my ambition that all devotees may remain self independent by producing vegetables, grains, milk, fruits, flowers, and by weaving their own cloth..."

A Pure and Simple Life All one's needs in life can be satisfied (April 1):
"Protect some cows, grow crops, and if possible provide fresh milk and butter for the Temples near by. And the rest of the time chant Hare Krishna..."

The Hare Krishna Rural Life Website Simple living, high thinking (April 1):
"Therefore, Daivi-varnasrama-dharma is the planet’s only option for developing a sustainable future."

Don't Be Allured by the Machine Civilization Live very simple life (April 1):
"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."

No One Can Understand a Pure Vaishnava Only fools criticize (March 31):
"The Supreme Personality of Godhead and His devotees who come to this world are executing a mission..."

My Father Was a Great Devotee Gour Mohan De, 1849–1930 (March 31):
"'Give blessings to my son that he may become a Rādhārāṇī's servant.' That was my father's prayer."

Spiritual Master Is with You By His Words It is not material (March 31):
"Just like my spiritual master is not physically present, but I am associating with him by his words."

Krishna Is Compared to Sunshine Godhead is light (March 30):
"Kṛṣṇa is compared to sunshine, and māyā is compared to darkness. Wherever there is sunshine, there cannot be darkness."

Making Spiritual Progress The spirit soul is deathless (March 30):
"One who has understood Brahman, prasannātmā, he's always joyful. He's not disturbed by these material condition."

A Vaishnava Is Very Kind-Hearted He delivers us from illusion (March 30):
"Real fortunate is he who is advanced in Kṛṣṇa consciousness. He is fortunate. Otherwise, all are unfortunate. All are unfortunate."

Srila Prabhupada's Smile The smile of a pure devotee (March 29):
"The smile of such a Kṛṣṇa conscious person is so attractive that simply by smiling he wins so many admirers, disciples and followers."

Krishna Is Always Your Friend He is sitting within your heart (March 29):
"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."

I Left My Heart in Vrindavan (Compilation) Home sweet home (March 29):
"Actually, if someone goes to Vṛndāvana, he will immediately feel separation from Kṛṣṇa, who performed such nice activities when He was present there."

We Are Meant for Eternity One who is intelligent seeks eternal life (March 22):
"The modern civilization does not understand what is eternal life. They are busy with the spot life of 50 or 100 years."

Material Existence Is Nothing but a Dream "I am not this dream" (March 22):
"This material existence, made of these five gross elements and three subtle elements, they're exactly like dream."

Escaping the Law of Karma Freedom from birth and death (March 22):
"We prepare our next life by our actual activities in this present life. A living entity is offered a particular type of body as a result of his action..."

Take Shelter of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu Gaura Purnima (March 20):
Srila Prabhupada's short but moving lecture in Atlanta, 1975 (with audio):
"Caitanya Mahāprabhu even does not demand surrender. He is so kind."

Transferring Ourselves to Goloka Vrindavan Krishna meditation (March 19):
"If we rigidly follow the principles of meditation on Kṛṣṇa, there is no doubt that in our next life we will be transferred to Kṛṣṇaloka..."

Be Undisturbed by Wordly Calamities A case of dreams (March 19):
"Suffering all sorts of unavoidable misfortunes, one should make progress in spiritual realization because that is the mission of human life."

Sometimes Krishna Takes Everything Away Special favor (March 19):
"That is not ordinary favor. So that when everything is taken away, he will completely surrender to Kṛṣṇa, 'Kṛṣṇa, I have nothing except You.' "

Why Not Present Yourself as a Westerner? The Vedic system (March 19):
"Krishnamurti would say, 'Dress in Western clothes and sit on a chair.' The question was, 'What is our opinion of this?' "

The Duration of Life Is Destined Krishna can change our destiny (March 18):
"Life cannot be prolonged by heart transplant. You cannot increase the duration of life. One can perhaps give some relief to disease, that is another thing..."

Take Krishna's Protection Krishna is competent to protect us (March 18):
"If Kṛṣṇa desires to kill somebody, nobody can give him protection—no power. And if He wants to save somebody, nobody can kill him."

The Vision of a Devotee Krishna is adjusting the whole thing (March 18):
"The devotees can understand that even sometimes we meet very reverse condition of life, it is also favor."

I Am Servant of Jesus We respect Jesus Christ as you do (March 18):
"The question was, this man is a follower of Lord Jesus Christ, and he would like to know what our opinion is of Jesus Christ."

Is Bhakti Influenced by Our Past Karma? You simply surrender (March 16):
"Bhakti is under your good will. If you accept to surrender to Kṛṣṇa, you can do that without being checked by anything else."

Is Krishna Testing Us Every Day? Passing the acid test (March 16):
"There may be severe test, but still we shall not give it up. We must go on. That is determination."

Is It Possible to Make It in This Life? Why wait for many births? (March 16):
"So that requires little intelligence. It does not require many, many births. It requires little intelligence."

Finish Your Business in This Life Don't try to take advantage (March 16):
"Prabhupāda, I heard it said that the spiritual master will always come back until his devotees, his disciples, have achieved God realization."

God Is Not Alone Like the king, He comes with His entourage (March 15):
"You believe or not believe, God is there. Similarly, you believe or not believe, God's son is there, God's devotee is there, everyone is there."

The Guru Is Accompanied by His Assistants Birth after birth (March 15):
"When the spiritual master goes there, somewhere, his nearest assistants, they automatically go there to assist him."

Were You Ever Chastised by Your Guru? We took it as blessing (March 15):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, is there any instance when you were chastised by your spiritual master?"

Is a Comet Inauspicious? Catastrophe and chaos everywhere (March 14):
"Prabhupāda, there are certain groups saying that there's a comet in the sky and that there's going to be some very inauspicious effects because of that."

A Disciple Should Not Think He Is Perfect That is perfection (March 14):
"Caitanya Mahāprabhu said, guru more murkha dekhi. 'My spiritual master saw Me a fool number one.' Was He fool number one? He's God Himself."

What Is Purity? How to keep yourself free from contamination (March 14):
"Swāmījī, someone approached me, and we were discussing about Kṛṣṇa consciousness. And I said to approach Kṛṣṇa one must be pure..."

One Has to Become Very Humble This is real knowledge (March 13):
"If somebody thinks that 'I have become more than my guru, more than Kṛṣṇa,' then he is finished. So one should become very humble and meek."

A Sincere Sweeper in the Street The importance of integrity (March 13):
"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."

We Want to See Everyone Happy sarve sukhino bhavantu (March 13):
"Don't be disappointed, don't be confused. Your life has value. You, in this life, you can realize your eternal life, eternal blissful life of knowledge."

Think and Act Positively We can't become void or like a stone (March 12):
"We have an immense field of work in distributing books, reading and chanting and working for Krsna in many fields."

Do Not Feel Useless Krishna sees that we're trying to serve Him (March 12):
"We are very tiny, and so we cannot really do very much. Simply we can engage our time and energy, and that is all Krishna sees."

Do You See Krishna in His Two-Armed Form? Krishna as He is (March 12):
"A devotee is not interested to show any magic, but he is interested to see the magician, supreme, who is playing so much magic."

What Pleases You Most, Srila Prabhupada? The simple thing (March 11):
"Devotee: What is the thing that will please you most, Śrīla Prabhupāda? Prabhupāda: Hmm?"

What Determines If One Is Serious or Not? After many births (March 11):
"If you are serious, then it is a one minute's business. And if you are not serious, it is not fulfilled in millions of years."

How Is One Freed from a Ghostly Body? It's like a prison term (March 11):
"Ghost means that those who are too much sinful, they do not get this gross body. They are punished with the position, to remain in the subtle body..."

Is Krishna Right Here in the Room? Krishna is everywhere (March 10):
"Guest: Prabhupāda? Is Kṛṣṇa right here in the room? Prabhupāda: Yes. Don't you see Kṛṣṇa there? (laughter)"

Mundane Votes Have No Jurisdiction One moon is sufficient (March 10):
"Mundane votes have no jurisdiction to elect a Vaiṣṇava ācārya. A Vaiṣṇava ācārya is self-effulgent..."

What Did Prabhupada Say About Suicide? (Compilation) (March 10):
"How do you regard suicide, and would there be any exceptional circumstances that might justify it?"

Love Krishna in His Original Form Can you love Viśvarūpa? (March 9):
"If Kṛṣṇa comes before you with Viśvarūpa, you'll forget your love. Don't try to love Viśvarūpa. Love Śyāmasundara, that's all."

I Will See the Bomb as Krishna Prabhupada paid no attention (March 9):
"Another war between India and Pakistan was in progress. Srila Prabhupada and his entourage of foreign disciples were in Delhi when the war broke out."

The Technique of Not Being Disturbed Dangers will come and go (March 9):
"In 1942 there was heavy bombing in Calcutta, heavy bombing in Calcutta. By once or twice bombing, all the population vacated."

What Is Your Answer to Genocide? How can you stop it? (March 8):
"It may be in Bangladesh or it may be in Vietnam or it may be in some other places—this is nature's law; it will go on."

Are There Physical Changes for a Devotee? Face is the index (March 8):
"Yes. Some of our student, so long he was here, he was so nice. He was so glowing. And as soon as he has left, he has become just like damn rascal."

What Does a Peacock Feather Mean to Krishna? Q & A (March 8):
"Devotee: What does a peacock feather mean to Kṛṣṇa? Prabhupāda: Kṛṣṇa likes it. Yes. Indian lady: Is it a symbol of love... or what it is?"

We Are Inviting Everyone Krishna consciousness is open to all (March 7):
"We are not restricting here that only the rich persons or brāhmaṇas or pious family or rich family can come here. No. Everyone."

Special Concession for Kali-Yuga Ceto-darpaṇa-mārjanam (March 7):
"Are you saying that simply by chanting the holy names, Hare Kṛṣṇa, that you can do without all of the other instructions which are in the older Vedas?"

Why Are People Cruel? For a devotee there is no enemy (March 7):
"Why are people cruel? Why do they persecute other human beings and torture them? How is it they are able to do this?"

Can a Rascal Go to Krishna? Preparing for the time of death (March 6):
"If you practice devotional service, then at the time of death there is great possibility of understanding or remembering Kṛṣṇa."

A Very Risky Civilization The blind leading the blind (March 6):
"They do not know what is the goal of life. Simply like cats and dogs they are eating, sleeping, having sex life and dying. That's all."

Death Is an Obstacle Attaining a life which is free of all obstacles (March 6):
"He wants to know, Śrīla Prabhupāda, if these are the obstacles, how do we Kṛṣṇa conscious people deal with these obstacles..."

Everything Is Individual You just set up the fire (March 5):
"Can you make a child Kṛṣṇa conscious if you yourself don't believe in Kṛṣṇa consciousness?"

Everything Comes by Hearing Hearing is so important (March 5):
"Just like even in your ordinary education you go to the school, college, and hear from the professor."

Part Demon and Part Devotee? The electric fan is still moving (March 5):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, is it possible for one person to be part demon and part devotee in the same person?"

Advice for the Common Man Seek the shelter of a great soul (March 5):
"A common man cannot rise to the topmost stage of spiritual perfection simply by following the rituals and religious principles."

Krishna Is Reforming Me That is a devotee's vision (March 3):
"A devotee thinks, 'It is the favor of Kṛṣṇa that he has put me into suffering.' They never see suffering as suffering. It is favor of Kṛṣṇa."

Should We Endeavor in Spite of Pain? Bitter medicine (March 3):
"Should we always endeavor in spite of pain to push ourselves in Kṛṣṇa consciousness?"

He Can See the Truth Anyone who has got eyes to see (March 3):
"Can you tell us the wonderful feeling of enlightenment to enter this spirit? We don't know how to exactly enter this spirit and travel as you travel."

Unable to Recognize a Liberated Soul Jaya Srila Prabhupada! (March 2):
"Presently people are so fallen that they cannot distinguish between a liberated soul and a conditioned soul."

Victory or Defeat, It Doesn't Matter We are not going to stop (March 2):
"Kṛṣṇa sees the service. Defeated or victorious, depend on Kṛṣṇa. But fighting must be there."

God Helps Those Who Help Themselves Krishna will surely help (March 2):
"As for determination, one should follow the example of the sparrow who lost her eggs in the waves of the ocean."

The Story of the Illiterate Brahmana He had firm faith in guru (March 2):
"So this brāhmaṇa attracted the attention of Caitanya Mahāprabhu. He was illiterate, and he could not read even one word."

What Is Samadhi? The test is in your hand (March 1):
"If you have only attachment for Kṛṣṇa, then you are in samādhi. You don't require certificate from others. You know yourself."

Thinking of My Guru at the Time of Death Just as Krishna says (March 1):
"And to answer your last question, where will I go at the time of death if I am thinking of my spiritual master?"

Can the Guru Guide Us After His Departure? Are we alone? (March 1):
"Can the death of a spiritual master take to us, or I can get... Is that spiritual master still guiding us after the death?"

Austerities and Penances Are Blessings Krishna's mercy (February 28):
"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..."

What About Those Who Are Illiterate? They have no chance? (February 28):
"A lot of devotees, they never read the books, but they're doing the chanting. It will progress them without reading the books?"

Will Everyone Surrender to Krishna? We are giving a chance (February 28):
"Even if we don't surrender to Kṛṣṇa in this life, will everyone surrender to Kṛṣṇa? Will everyone go back to Godhead eventually?"

Receiving Perfect Knowledge The descending process (February 27):
"This spiritual master means one who has heard correctly from his Spiritual Master. In this way, ultimately it goes to Krishna..."

Even in Broken Language Glorification of the Lord is there (February 27):
"If one reads one line of this literature, although it is presented in broken language, but if he simply hears there is Kṛṣṇa..."

The Pride of the Disciple One should serve the guru's words (February 27):
"There is no difference between the spiritual master's instructions and the spiritual master himself."

Pray to Krishna to Give You Strength He is the controller (February 26):
"Actually, nothing in Krishna consciousness is an accident, but sometimes Krishna will put us into a seemingly unfavorable situation just to help us..."

Krishna Realization By the result you can understand (February 26):
"Kṛṣṇa cannot be realized by so-called speculation, but if you render service to Kṛṣṇa, then Kṛṣṇa will reveal to you. Revelation."

Theoretical and Practical Knowledge Both are required (February 26):
"So jñāna-vijñāna. One should have knowledge perfectly, and it must be demonstrated. Demonstrated in practical field."

The Weapon of Knowledge Is Insufficient Get the mercy (February 26):
"If one seriously desires to return home, back to Godhead, one must therefore become strong enough by pleasing the spiritual master."

Pray to the Previous Acharya "Kindly help me" (February 25):
"Vaiṣṇava is always thinking himself helpless. Helpless. And begging help from the previous ācārya."

Come to the Eternal Life Stop suffering once and for all (February 25):
"So we are advocating that you come to this stage where you will not to have accept this material body. Then you are really happy."

Time and Tide Wait for No Man Don't misuse this lifetime (February 25):
"Even a moment of one's lifetime could not be returned in exchange for millions of dollars."

Nobody Is Safe Here There is danger at every step (February 25):
"Nobody is safe here. At any moment the life may be finished. Nobody can guarantee."

Like a House on Fire Our plans are repeatedly frustrated (February 25):
"I constructed this home for happiness, but unfortunately there was a fire, and everything has now been burnt to ashes."

The Mercy of the Spiritual Master Nothing more is needed (February 24):
"By such mercy, even if a devotee is dumb he can speak or write to glorify the Lord splendidly, even if lame he can cross mountains..."

He Saved Me There is no one to replace him (February 24):
"'My Guru Maharaj... he was no ordinary spiritual master,' he says, wiping away the tears. 'He... saved me.'"

If Guru Is Pleased Then Krishna Is Pleased A simple formula (February 24):
"Yes, if one simply comes to that platform of spontaneous love for the spiritual master, then very quickly he will get love of God..."

My Guru Maharaj (Compilation) Bhaktisiddhanta Avirbhava tithi (February 23):
"My Guru Mahārāja used to say that 'Don't try to see God. You work in such a way that God will see you.'"

One Who Is Very Fortunate The seed of devotional service (February 22):
"Out of many millions of wandering living entities, one who is very fortunate gets an opportunity to associate with a bona fide spiritual master..."

Like a Log on a Riverbank Unlimited conditioned souls (February 22):
"Not knowing how to cross the ocean of nescience, they are scattered by the waves of time and tide."

A Godless Civilization Is Doomed A warning to humanity (February 22):
"Within a second, Hiraṇyakaśipu and his followers were destroyed, and similarly if this godless civilization continues, it will be destroyed in a second..."

Krishna Is Higher Than LSD It is a question of realization (February 21):
"Therefore if we vibrate sound Kṛṣṇa, then I am immediately in contact with Kṛṣṇa, and if Kṛṣṇa is whole spirit, then immediately I become spiritualized."

Material Enjoyment Is Will-o'-the-Wisp Such plans are illusory (February 21):
"This struggle for existence is something like following the will-o'-the-wisp under the spell of material enjoyment."

Castle in the Air At the time of death everything is lost (February 21):
"Sometimes in the forest a very big castle appears, and this is called a castle in the air. Actually this castle does not exist anywhere but in one's imagination."

I Will Eat You and You Will Eat Me The end of Kali-yuga (February 20):
"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."

Save Yourself Present society is in a very precarious condition (February 20):
"The atom bomb is ready. You have got; I have got. I drop on you, and you drop on me. Both of us, we finished. This is going to be happening."

Learn to Fly Your Own Plane We have to face death alone (February 20):
"Everyone has to take care of his own plane, and if there is any danger, no other plane can help another in that condition."

Drops of Nectar from Narottama das Thakura Avirbhava tithi (February 19):
"Śrī Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura has sung that the best qualification for taking shelter of the lotus feet of Lord Caitanya is to be the most fallen..."

Manifested Representation of Sri Nityananda nitya-siddha (February 18):
"In all the ancient scriptures of devotional service and in the more recent songs of Śrīla Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura, Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura and..."

The Cloud Throws Water Everywhere Without any conditions (February 18):
"When I came here, I never came here because American boys or people wanted me. They did not feel any need of my presence."

Lord Nityananda's Mercy (Compilation) Nityananda Trayodasi (February 17):
"Nityananda Prabhu approached Jagai and Madhai at the risk of being personally injured and still He definitely delivered them."

Good Things Do Not Come Easily Prabhupada's determination (February 16):
"Good things do not come so easily; you know the difficulties that I encountered in my first year in your country."

I Shall Go to Hell and Chant Hare Krishna That is bhakta (February 16):
"'Whether I shall go back to home, back to Godhead, it doesn't matter. I must serve Kṛṣṇa, that's all."

A Devotee Is Satisfied Anywhere He will tolerate for Krishna (February 16):
"I did not go to your country taking Vṛndāvana with me. I had to stay in places where in the refrigerator there is meat."

I Am Very Patient Famed journalist remembers Prabhupada (February 16):
"He seemed to be an educated man, much more so than myself. I liked his humbleness. I just plain liked the guy."

A Devotee Is Satisfied Even in Hell He is fearless anywhere (February 15):
"A Krishna Conscious person is always satisfied whether in Vaikuntha or in hell. His satisfaction is not the particular place..."

Surrender Means in Any Condition Whatever Krishna wants (February 15):
"'All right, I have surrendered to Kṛṣṇa. If Kṛṣṇa is giving me suffering, that's all right.' That is surrender."

I Am Prepared to Live in Hell From Srila Prabhupada's diary (February 15):
"A great inconvenience was caused today by oozing out of dirty water from the sink. It spoiled all the mattresses on the floor."

The Sweetness of Krishna He is sweeter than sweet (February 14):
"O my Lord, the transcendental body of Krishna is very sweet, and His face is even sweeter than His body."

Madan Mohan, The Enchanter of Cupid (Compilation) (February 14):
"Krishna is the enchanter of the Cupid, and Radharani is the enchanter of that enchanter. So these are very high-grade spiritual understanding..."

What's the Meaning of Surrender? Faith is the beginning (February 14):
"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."

Catch Hold of Krishna's Lotus Feet He will give us protection (February 14):
"So, I am very glad that you are determined to go ahead in Krishna Consciousness and, if you remain serious and steady..."

Krishna Will Save You Krishna takes care of His devotees (February 13):
"If you think that 'Oh, I have committed so many sinful activities. How Kṛṣṇa will save me?' No. Kṛṣṇa is all-powerful. He can save you."

The Qualification of a Brahmana Titikṣasva or tolerance (February 13):
"Don't be bothered with the temporary miserable or happy. They will come and go. Tāṁs titikṣasva bhārata. If you cannot bear, then try to tolerate."

The Guide of All Devotees Earning the right to go back home (February 13):
"When such impediments arise he should simply think of Kṛṣṇa and expect His mercy. That is the only solace."

The Force of Ecstasy Will Help You Not mental speculation (February 12):
"So it is the force of love. It is the force of ecstasy that will help you in understanding the science of Kṛṣṇa, not other way."

We Have to Accept the Acharya (Compilation) The first thing (February 12):
"The Vedic injunction is that no one can have full knowledge without being under the guidance of an ācārya."

We Can Use Everything for Krishna The principle of devotees (February 12):
"We may drive the Rolls-Royce car, but may not identify with the car: 'Oh, now I've become Rolls-Royce. You are Chevrolet; I'm Rolls-Royce.'"

This Is Krishna Consciousness We become gainer only (February 11):
"Kṛṣṇa does not require your service to become happy. He is complete in Himself. But if you try to supply, make happy Kṛṣṇa, then you'll be happy."

Your Life Should Be Sacrifice for Krishna That is wanted (February 11):
"You should not take Kṛṣṇa's activities, Kṛṣṇa consciousness, professionally, for livelihood. That is danger."

Those Who Are Pretending Are Unfortunate Be fortunate (February 11):
"Because they are keeping the show of spiritual master, but within they have got a different, ulterior purpose. So they are more unfortunate."

A Devotee Cannot Remain in Darkness Switching on the light (February 10):
"The devotee cannot remain in darkness, and because a devotee is enlightened by the Personality of Godhead, his knowledge is certainly perfect."

Krishna Gives All Knowledge from Within Krishna reveals (February 10):
"So Kṛṣṇa says that 'If you are engaged twenty-four hours in devotional service,' then, Kṛṣṇa says, 'from within,' He will give all knowledge."

Only Through the Mercy of a Pure Devotee No other way (February 10):
"Kṛṣṇa does not agree to award devotional service to merely anyone. Kṛṣṇa can easily offer a person material happiness or even liberation..."

Family Life Is Not an Impediment A devotee is never entangled (February 9):
"A pure devotee of the Lord never thinks of himself as the proprietor of his home. He surrenders everything unto the supreme control of the Lord..."

Physical Disabilities Are Not an Impediment Be determined (February 9):
"There are many examples in history of persons who have been very much disabled physically, but still have executed Krishna Consciousness."

There Is No Impediment for Anyone Love of God is unstoppable (February 9):
"There is no impediment in this world which can stop the flow of the river. Or the waves of the Pacific Ocean."

Only Sincerity Is Required The sole qualification for bhakti-yoga (February 9):
"Some scholars recommend that knowledge and renunciation are important factors for elevating oneself to devotional service. But actually that is not a fact."

A Pure Devotee Is Constantly Engaged Always in full samādhi (February 8):
"Sometimes he chants, sometimes he hears or reads books about Kṛṣṇa, or sometimes he cooks prasādam or goes to the marketplace..."

A Pure Devotee Only Wants to Serve Krishna Without desires (February 8):
"If they can be engaged twenty-four hours each day in devotional service they do not want anything else..."

The Six Guidelines for Surrender Lord, from today I am Yours (February 8):
"When a devotee takes shelter of Kṛṣṇa in such a way, Kṛṣṇa is so grateful that He accepts him and gives him all kinds of protection."

A Pure Devotee Is Peaceful No hankering or lamenting (February 7):
"The devotees of the Lord are by nature peaceful because they have no material hankering."

A Pure Devotee Is Thoughtful He doesn't make a show (February 7):
"A pure devotee is one whose intelligence is clear; he is truly thoughtful because he engages in the service of the Lord..."

One Should Be Satsfied with His Condition Be undisturbed (February 7):
"Advancement in Kṛṣṇa consciousness does not depend on any materially prosperous or distressed condition..."

Krishna Consciousness Never Goes in Vain It is only success (February 6):
"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..."

A Devotee Is Pessimistic About This World Not satisfied here (February 6):
"So we are all in wretched condition under the grip of material nature, always suffering threefold miseries. So we should be conscious."

Spiritual Life Is Not Easy One must undergo tribulations (February 6):
"An easygoing life and attainment of perfection in transcendental realization cannot go together."

The Lord's Mercy Is Beyond Imagination Due to our penance (February 6):
"The mercy the Lord bestows upon a particular person engaged in executing the responsible work entrusted unto him is beyond imagination."

Preachers Are Great Soldiers They take risks for Krishna (February 5):
"Just like fighting soldiers, they are facing danger for the country. They are recognized. Similarly, those who are preachers..."

How to Square Up All Your Karma Escaping karma-chakra (February 5):
"Now I have surrendered to Kṛṣṇa. My all resultant actions of sinful life is finished. I will not come again."

Bhakti Means Love Without love there is no question of bhakti (February 5):
"Religion is not formalities and ritualistic ceremonies. Religion means how to awaken the normal condition, to become lover of God."

If You Think of Me and Work for Me Love of Prabhupada (February 4):
"If you think of me and work for me, then I am in your heart. If you love somebody he is in your heart."

Ocean of Love The source of our inspiration (February 4):
"In conclusion to your letter you have asked as to where is the ocean of love? And I think that you may know..."

A Devotee Becomes Fully Krishna-ized The power of bhakti (February 3):
"A Kṛṣṇa conscious person is fully electrified spiritually, and therefore anyone who touches or takes shelter of such a pure devotee becomes..."

Keep Yourself Always Connected There will be light (February 3):
"Simply wiring will not help you. The connection must be there. And if you lose the connection, then it is of no value."

We Should Have Faith Krishna's mercy is always there (February 3):
"You just remain fixed up in devotional service, and all impediments that may come will be vanquished by the unlimited potency of the Lord."

Respecting Srila Prabhupada (Editorial) Krishna's pure devotee (February 3):
"Over the years I've come across various articles, statements and websites which have been critical or even downright offensive towards Srila Prabhupada."

This Relationship Is Eternal It cannot be ended (February 2):
"So far as I am concerned, I have accepted you as my disciple and you have accepted me as your spiritual father."

By the Principle of Relay Monitoring Spiritual television (February 2):
"Just like Krishna can be present simultaneously in millions of places. Similarly, the Spiritual Master also can be present wherever the disciple wants."

We Are Connected by Service That is the technique (February 2):
"You are not only in connection with me, but you are connected with the whole posterity, up to Krishna. It is so nice thing."

A Devotee Is Always Prepared to Excuse Asking forgiveness (February 1):
"If someone is engaged in devotional service and he commits an offense at the feet of a pure devotee, whatever he has done up until that time is not lost?"

Whatever You Have Done I Forgive You By Swarup Das (February 1):
"One afternoon the devotees went to see Srila Prabhupada and everybody began settling into the living room to listen to him speak."

How Can I Reject You? Prabhupada's humility and forgiveness (February 1):
"I am simply a servant of God, so I require assistance. If someone helps me even a little, I am eternally indebted to him."

A Devotee Can Worship Krishna Anywhere In any condition (January 31):
"So if underneath a tree you think of Kṛṣṇa and chant Hare Kṛṣṇa, that is sufficient. Kṛṣṇa does not require any big paraphernalia."

Our Only Business We are trying to educate people (January 31):
"Why we are bothering so much in this old age? The only business is that people may know Kṛṣṇa, the supreme controller. That is our business."

Chant Hare Krishna and Come with Me Our instruction is free (January 31):
"Our mission is very nice. We want to see everyone happy. We don't want anything from anyone."

Guru Bhakti I am not interested in going back to Godhead (January 30):
"Whether I will be successful or not successful, it doesn't matter. I must take the words of my Guru Mahārāja as my life and soul."

Love Means Service We have got practical experience (January 30):
"Suppose if I love somebody and if I don't give him something, don't eat something or give him something eatable, then what kind of love it is?"

The Real Thing Is Bhakti It is not a big, big bombastic thing (January 30):
"If you daily see the Deity in the temple, or if you have got Deity at home, even a child will be practiced to think of Kṛṣṇa. It is not at all difficult."

Love Is Not Taking, Taking, Taking You must give something (January 29):
"Suppose if you love somebody... You simply take from him, but you don't give. Oh, do you think it is very good? No. It is not good. That is not love."

Our Whole Philosophy Is Love It is a connection of love (January 29):
"We are just trying to learn how to love Krishna, that's all. So without the basic principle of love, these things cannot be conceived."

They Are Executing My Order out of Love Is it not a fact? (January 29):
"So I did not pay them anything, neither I brought any money from India, but they are executing my order simply out of love."

Krishna Consciousness Is Based on Love The essence (January 28):
"You cannot survive without my mercy and I cannot survive without your mercy. It is reciprocal."

The Love Is Already There But it is misplaced (January 28):
"Everyone, we are attached to the love of this material world, but we are all disappointed. From everyone's experience, you will find."

Pure Love If you make me brokenhearted it does not matter (January 28):
"In the material world field, we love somebody for getting something in return. That is not love, pure love. Pure love is different."

If You Want to Know God Go to a person who knows God (January 27):
"Guru means weight, heavy, heavier, heavier in knowledge. So you have to find out a person who is heavier than you, not ordinary."

Self-Made Guru Cannot Be Guru He must be authorized (January 27):
"He must receive the order from the superior. And the superior must be bona fide. Then he's bona fide, not self-made."

Who Is a Bona Fide Guru? He must be in disciplic succession (January 27):
"In this way the knowledge comes down from the spiritual master to the disciple or from the father to the son."

Mercy Does Not Depend on Qualifications Causeless mercy (January 26):
"By such mercy, even if a devotee is dumb he can speak or write to glorify the Lord splendidly, even if lame he can cross mountains..."

Kripa-Siddha Perfection attained by the mercy of superiors (January 26):
"They were thieves and rogues, very fallen condition. But Nityānanda Prabhu wanted to show an example..."

By His Blessings Everything Is Possible Go for the mercy (January 26):
"By the blessings of a Vaiṣṇava, everything is possible. This is described in Bhakti-rasāmṛta-sindhu as kṛpā-siddhi..."

You Can Always See Govinda in Your Heart It is not difficult (January 25):
"Simply you have to prepare your eyes, your mind in that way. Here is a television box within your heart."

Don't Be Captivated by Material Perfection Two cents worth (January 25):
"Any kind of material perfection will not solve our real problem. Our real problem is how to get rid of this material entanglement, the threefold miseries..."

The Highest Realization Prabhupada reveals a deeper truth (January 25):
"That's all right, that is our real mission, to deliver the world by preaching Krsna's message to others, but even higher realization..."

Don't Ask the Lord for Material Benediction No material desire (January 24):
"By worshiping Lord, one should not ask for any material benediction. Why they should? That is not the proper... That is not pure devotion."

By Serving the Lord Your Family Will Benefit That will help (January 24):
"So this was confirmed by the Lord: 'Not only your father—his father's father, his father, his father, up to fourteen generations—everyone is liberated...'"

How to Give the Best Service to Your Family 14 generations (January 24):
"So anyone who has become a Vaiṣṇava, a devotee of the Lord, he is giving the greatest service to the family."

I Want to See the Youngsters Happy That is my mission (January 23):
"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."

The Younger Generation Is Open to Krishna Age for learning (January 23):
"This younger generation, they are not too much dirty; therefore they are very easily attracted. You see? It is like a magnetic force."

Qualifications of a Bona Fide Disciple He must be inquisitive (January 23):
"The spiritual master must observe how inquisitive the disciple is and how eager he is to understand the transcendental subject matter."

The Lord's Most Confidential Servant Acts on behalf of Krishna (January 22):
"The representative of the Supreme Personality of Godhead who acts to spread Kṛṣṇa consciousness is also guided by the Supreme Lord..."

Why Is an Acharya Worshiped? He serves Parabrahman (January 22):
"The bona fide spiritual master who accepts disciples from all over the world is also worshiped all over the world because of his qualities."

Broadcasting Krishna's Shining Effulgence Open your eyes (January 22):
"Only an empowered personality can distribute the holy name of the Lord and enjoin all fallen souls to worship Kṛṣṇa."

Pure Devotees Are Wonderful They relish transcendental bliss (January 21):
"According to Bhagavad-gītā (BG 10.9) the characteristics of pure devotees are wonderful."

Keep the Acharya in the Center Prabhupada's simple formula (January 21):
"I wish that each and every Branch shall keep their separate identity and cooperate keeping the Acharya in the centre."

Don't Imitate an Advanced Devotee Serve the mahā-bhāgavata (January 21):
"Everything one possesses should be offered to him, for it is enjoined that one should deliver whatever he has to the spiritual master."

Jagad-Guru Srila Prabhupada Spiritual master of the world (January 20):
"A person who knows what is spiritual and what is material and who is firmly fixed in the spiritual position can be jagad-guru..."

It Is up to You to Find the Real Coin Seek the bona fide guru (January 20):
"There is imitation coin, and there is real coin. It is up to you to find out which is the real and which is the imitation."

The Stage of Complete Self-Satisfaction ātma-prasāda (January 19):
"The first-class devotee of the Lord attains this stage by devotional service, but despite his loftiness, for the Lord's satisfaction he may play..."

Hearing About the Pure Devotee Transcendentally beneficial (January 19):
"In the absolute world there is no difference in quality between the Supreme Lord and His pure devotee."

It Is Offensive to Correct a Pure Devotee Empowered by Kṛṣṇa (January 19):
"An empowered person who is actually engaged in the confidential service of the Lord should not be treated as an ordinary human being..."

Absolute Is Sentient God is the supreme person (January 18):
"We have to save the world-people from the misconception of voidism and impersonalism."

Developing an Attraction for Krishna Nobody is interested (January 18):
"We are also attracted by Kṛṣṇa. But because we are now covered by the māyā rust, we are not attracted. This māyā rust has to be polished."

The Material Condition Cannot Hamper You Pure bhakti (January 17):
"I was living in the Bowery Street, and on my door these bums were lying with urine and wine bottles and everything. Still, they were so respectful."

Choose How You Will See God Krishna rewards accordingly (January 17):
"You do not believe God, all right, here I am. Today I am here. I have come to you to take away everything, whatever you have got."

Devotee Loves God and God Loves Devotee Yoga of love (January 17):
"Devotee means he is firmly convinced about his relationship with God. And what is that relationship? That relationship is on the basis of love."

The Only Price to Achieve Success How shall I get Krishna? (January 16):
"To achieve Kṛṣṇa consciousness perfectly, this ecstatic eagerness or greediness, to serve Kṛṣṇa, that is the only price to achieve success..."

Satisfying Krishna Is Our First Business Everything for Krishna (January 16):
"For example, could the president of the Coca-Cola company find the way to Kṛṣṇa, to serve Kṛṣṇa?"

A Devotee Does Not Bargain with Krishna Pure devotion (January 16):
"Devotee does not make any bargain with Kṛṣṇa, that 'Kṛṣṇa will give me this benefit; therefore I have become pure devotee.' That is not devotee."

Take Shelter of Krishna's Devotee He can deliver Krishna (January 15):
"Kṛṣṇa can be delivered by His devotee, ātma-bhaktau. Therefore you have to take shelter of Kṛṣṇa's devotee. That is paramparā system."

We Are Going to Krishna We have captured the original (January 15):
"Simply you have to decide that 'I shall love only Kṛṣṇa.' And if you love only Kṛṣṇa, then you will actually love everything."

We Are Imitation of Krishna His form is not like our form (January 15):
"Govinda, Lord Kṛṣṇa is person. He's got His limbs of the body as we have got. Man is made after God. We are imitation of Kṛṣṇa."

The Gift of Lord Krishna Krishna's message as it is (January 14):
"There is nothing of my personal contribution and I ask all your mercy so that I may be able to distribute Krishna's message as it is without any deviation."

Spend Your Money for Krishna That is our policy (January 14):
"Cāṇakya Paṇḍita, he was great politician, he is advising that if you have got money, spend it for Kṛṣṇa. Don't keep it. Spend it for Kṛṣṇa."

Unfortunately, We Do Not Want Krishna That is our disease (January 14):
"He is simply waiting for the time when we shall turn our face to Kṛṣṇa. That is His business. But unfortunately, we do not want Kṛṣṇa."

The Eternal Bond Making the divine connection (January 13):
"The eternal bond between disciple and spiritual master begins from the first day he hears."

The Eternal Father Leading the disciple to salvation (January 13):
"A human being is born due to union of the father and mother, but a civilized human being has another birth by contact with a spiritual master..."

Chant the Hare Krishna Mantra You will make infallible progress (January 12):
"So, I am very glad that you are determined to go ahead in Krishna Consciousness and, if you remain serious and steady..."

Transfer Your Attachment to Spiritual Sound śabda-brahman (January 12):
"You have already attachment for sound. Now just transfer this attachment for spiritual sound. Then your life will be successful."

Chanting, Dancing and Eating Prasadam It is very enjoyable (January 11):
"Our Hare Kṛṣṇa movement is standing on three principal things: chanting, dancing and eating prasādam. It is not very difficult."

Spiritual Life Is Our Normal Condition It is a curing process (January 11):
"So when we are in this material world we using our senses in abnormal way. So when we cure the senses, we get into normal condition."

Cupid Is Attracted by Krishna Krishna, the reservoir of pleasure (January 11):
"We are attracted by Cupid, but Cupid is attracted by Kṛṣṇa. Therefore His name is Madana-mohana."

A Vaishnava Is Never Alone (Compilation) This is the test (January 10):
"What is this alone? Vaisnava is never alone. When I first came to the United States I was seemingly alone for one year. But I never felt alone."

Face Things As They Are Troubles will come and go (January 10):
"So bodily, mental, by enemies, so many impediments will come. What can be done? We have to tolerate. That is material world."

Don't Be Afraid Keep your confidence in Krishna (January 10):
"We must go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness without any hesitation, and Kṛṣṇa will give us protect."

Don't Be Afraid of Tribulations Krishna will give you protection (January 9):
"Kaunteya, My dear son of Kunti, Arjuna, you can declare throughout the whole world that My devotees will never be vanquished. You can declare that."

Don't Give up the Rope This rope is coming down from Krishna (January 9):
"Just like a rope comes down the well so that anyone who may catch the rope from any position is sure to be delivered."

Just Hear from the Self-Realized Soul Stay in your position (December 30):
"If you sincerely, seriously hear from the realized soul, then one day, although nobody can conquer Him, you will be able to conquer Krsna."

Follow in the Footsteps The recommended path of success (December 30):
"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."

Is a Fallen Devotee Still Fortunate? The injection is there (December 29):
"Sometimes we see that a devotee may be very sincere, but at the same time he becomes weak somehow, and he falls down."

Man Is Made in the Image of God Krishna is the original form (December 29):
"God is also human form. 'Man is made after the shape of God.' I think there is in the Bible. Is it not?"

The Most Wonderful Thing in the World The planet of death (December 29):
"Every minute and every second we experience that living entities are going to the temple of death. Men, insects, animals, birds—everyone is going."

A God-Realized Soul Isn't Afraid of Anything I am spirit soul (December 28):
"So actually, if one is self-realized, he is no more fearful or concerned with the bodily necessities of life. That is liberation."

Religion Means Connection with God We have lost it (December 27):
"Now these Christmas holidays you have begun in your country. Throughout the whole month of December you'll observe nice festivals, festivities. Why?"

I Had to Come Here to Canvass You Nobody is interested (December 26):
"One should come to the guru. But nobody comes to the guru, therefore guru has to come to USA to canvass. This is the position."

Christ Appeared in His Spiritual Body He could not be killed (December 24):
"Prabhupāda? Does Lord Jesus Christ appear in the spiritual sky with the body he manifested on the earth?"

If You Love Krishna, You Must Love Christ A complete view (December 24):
"If one understands Kṛṣṇa, then he will understand Jesus Christ. If one understands Jesus Christ, you'll understand Kṛṣṇa."

Why Is It That a Devotee Falls Down? Prabhupada answers (December 23):
"He has not yet finished his sinful activities; therefore it takes some time. Neither he surrenders fully."

You Are Trying to Be Transcendental Be very cautious (December 23):
"You are not transcendental. You are trying to be transcendental. You should always remember that 'We are trying to be transcendental.' "

How Do I Serve the Servants of the Gopis? It will take time (December 23):
"Gopīs, they are not conditioned souls. They are liberated spirits. So first of all you have to come out from this conditioned life."

This Is Tug of War Simply you have to become strong (December 22):
"As māyā is forcing you to drag you from this Kṛṣṇa consciousness, you also force māyā by chanting Hare Kṛṣṇa. There is fight."

You Have to Take Care of Yourself Fly your own plane (December 22):
"The ācārya can give you hints that 'You can be saved in this way.' But the execution of the duties, that is in your hand."

The Rescuer Must Be Liberated One needs superior help (December 21):
"A man bound by the hands and feet cannot free himself—he must be helped by a person who is unbound."

Maya Is Faithful Servant of Krishna She is Vaishnavi (December 21):
"Kṛṣṇa has given her power to chastise these individual souls who are defying the authority of Kṛṣṇa."

I Shall Teach You How do we develop desire for service? (December 21):
"That is the statement of Caitanya Mahāprabhu, 'If by seeing one person you remember Kṛṣṇa, that person is Kṛṣṇa conscious.'"

How Does One Become Strong? This is the method (December 20):
"To remain strong is not difficult, but we don't want to remain strong. That is our decision. Otherwise it is not difficult."

Krishna Doesn't Force Whatever you like, you do (December 20):
"Kṛṣṇa never interferes with your decision. You have got little independence. Kṛṣṇa has given you."

You Cannot Oblige Krishna Whatever Krishna likes, He'll do (December 20):
"You cannot oblige Kṛṣṇa, 'You do this.' That is not Kṛṣṇa. That is not Kṛṣṇa. If one is obliged to act to your dictation, then he is not Kṛṣṇa."

We Are Not Idle Creatures Qualifying to receive God's favor (December 19):
"Our philosophy is not that you sit idly and God will send everything. No, not like that. We know God will send everything; still we work."

Everything Is Moving Under God's Will By the supreme order (December 19):
"As we generally say, not a blade of grass moves without the will of the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Thus everything is moving under His will."

Nothing Happens Accidentally God's sanction must be there (December 19):
"They do not know that we are eternal and we are responsible for our activities. That is knowledge. But they have no knowledge. They simply want to enjoy."

The Immortal Nectar of the Bhagavad-gita Gita Jayanti (December 18):
"O Bhagavad-gita/ Through Thy eighteen chapters/ Thou showerest upon man/ The immortal nectar/ Of the wisdom of the Absolute."

Prabhupada Receives the Macmillan Gita Gita Jayanti (December 18):
"In His amazing way of innocence and childlike excitement, He took it and held it to His head, saying 'Jai! Jai!' "

As It Is (Compilation) Gita Jayanti—Advent of Bhagavad-gita (December 18):
"We don't manufacture any ideas. That is not our business. Therefore we present this Bhagavad-gītā as it is. As it is. We don't change it."

We Shall Try Our Best The results are up to Krishna (December 17):
"So our business is to be recognized by Kṛṣṇa. Whether one man is converted or not converted, that is not our business. We shall try our best."

You Must Follow Some Acharya Evaṁ paramparā-prāptam (December 17):
"You follow one ācārya, like Christians, they follow Christ, ācārya. The Muhammadans, they follow ācārya, Muhammad. That is good."

How Much Time Does It Take to Surrender? One minute (December 16):
"So how much time it requires to surrender to Kṛṣṇa? Immediately you can do that. Surrender means you surrender and work as Kṛṣṇa says."

God Teaches According to Circumstance No difference (December 16):
"Bible begins, 'God is the supreme authority,' and Bhagavad-gītā concludes, 'You surrender.' Where is the difference?"

What Is Krishna Consciousness? The real meaning (December 15):
"When you go to the temple Kṛṣṇa is there, and you are seeing. Does it mean that everyone is Kṛṣṇa conscious?"

Without Krishna Everything Is Zero Just add Krishna (December 15):
"So zero is zero always. Hundred million times zero adds, it is zero. But when there is one, immediately value increases."

There Cannot Be Any Interpretation Call a spade a spade (December 14):
"There is no question of interpretation. Then the authority is gone. As soon as you interpret, then there is no authority."

They're Dying Srila Prabhupada's compassion (December 14):
"So if you actually feel for your country, for your community, for your people, just spread this Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

The Whole Process Is Simply Wonderful Who can deny it? (December 13):
"Your philosophy is simply wonderful. Your prasādam is simply wonderful. You are simply wonderful. And your Kṛṣṇa is simply wonderful."

Become Wonderful by Serving Krishna Wonderful mercy (December 13):
"We don't want to become cheap wonderful. We want to become really wonderful by serving Kṛṣṇa. That is our mission."

Wonderful Prabhupada A sweet memory by Swarup Das (December 13):
"I had the privilege of typesetting (or composing as it were) large portions of 'Krsna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead' aka The Krsna Book."

We Want to See You All Happy Ohio State University 1969 (December 12):
"Every one of you become happy. But you must take the path how you can be happy. This is the path, Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

Krishna Is the Unifying Center A talk with Allen Ginsberg (December 12):
"Everything is there in Kṛṣṇa. Opulence-Kṛṣṇa. Beauty-Kṛṣṇa. Wisdom-Kṛṣṇa. Renunciation-Kṛṣṇa. Strength-Kṛṣṇa. Everything in Kṛṣṇa."

A Devotee Cannot Live Without Krishna Total absorption (December 11):
"Unless one’s mind is filled with thoughts of Kṛṣṇa, feelings for Kṛṣṇa and a desire to serve Kṛṣṇa, the mind will be filled with material activities."

A Devotee Engages in Deity Worship The arcā-vigraha (December 11):
"Ultimately there is no difference between Kṛṣṇa manifest in matter or Kṛṣṇa manifest in spirit because both are His energies."

A Devotee Always Lives in Vrindavan He is fixed on Krishna (December 10):
"Wherever Kṛṣṇa is, there also are Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī, the gopīs, the cowherd boys and all the other inhabitants of Vṛndāvana."

Devotees Do Not Care for Temporary Things Only Krishna (December 10):
"They engage in transcendental devotional activities because they desire elevation to the spiritual world, where they can live eternally and peacefully..."

What Do You Do with Your Mind? The mind is always acting (December 10):
"Do you sit and meditate alone? What do you do with your mind as it wanders? Do you think of something?"

A Devotee Has No Material Hankerings Spiritually enriched (December 9):
"To be fully absorbed in the thought of Kṛṣṇa means clearance of material dirts or hankerings. As a very rich man has no hankerings for small petty things..."

A Devotee Is Automatically Liberated Liberation serves him (December 9):
"One does not need to make a separate attempt to become liberated. If one simply engages in the service of the Lord, he will be liberated automatically."

God Is Not Dead You can see God face to face (December 9):
"God is not dead. God is alive, and you can meet also God because He is a person and you are a person."

No Other Shelter Than Krishna He'll give me protection (December 5):
"So don't think that: 'Because I have become a devotee, there will be no danger, no suffering.'"

Krishna Attracts Everyone and Everything All-attractive (December 4):
"For iron to be attracted by a magnet is natural. Similarly, for all living entities to be attracted toward Kṛṣṇa is natural..."

Spiritually I Am Always with You Reassuring words (December 3):
"I went to your country for spreading this information of Krishna Consciousness & you are helping me in my mission although I am not physically present..."

Even If I Am Not Physically Present You will be successful (December 3):
"I am sure that even if I am not physically present before you, still you will be able to execute all spiritual duties in the matter of Krishna Consciousness..."

Separation Is More Tasty The separation is also meeting (December 3):
"If we can think always of Krishna even in separation, that is Krishna Consciousness."

No One Needs to Change His Position Hear from realized soul (December 2):
"Lord Caitanya, who preached Kṛṣṇa consciousness in the modern world, gave great stress to hearing..."

More Than a Vedantist Ultimate knowledge (December 2):
"Simply if one chants Kṛṣṇa's name, holy name, and in ecstasy dances, he's more than a Vedāntist."

Respecting the Parampara System Servant of the servant (December 1):
"So, my Guru Mahārāja is servant of Kṛṣṇa, his guru, his guru is servant of Kṛṣṇa, his guru is servant of Kṛṣṇa."

No One Should Be Falsely Proud We are very small (December 1):
"Suppose I am very much advanced in spiritual knowledge, but I should not be very much proud of it."

Attaining Perfection Step By Step This is the process (December 1):
"Just like you come down step by step by step by step, similarly you go up step by step by step by step."

Don't Hear from the Rascals It becomes poisonous (November 30):
"Read, hear about Bhagavad-gītā from the pure devotees, not from the rascals. Then you'll never get any benefit."

Don't Rot in This Material World Fulfill your mission (November 30):
"Here is a chance. We can go back to home, back to Godhead. Therefore the śāstras are there. The Vedas are there."

Don't Give Pain to Krishna God feels our suffering (November 30):
"Just like if your son is not good, you suffer and the son suffers. Similarly, we are all sons of God. So when we are painful, God is also painful."

Radha-Krishna Consciousness That is your natural position (November 29):
"You have forgotten the service of Rādhā-Kṛṣṇa, therefore you have become the servant of māyā. You are servant of māyā, your senses."

No More Service to Material Objectives Serve the Lord (November 29):
"This is the stage of bhakti-yoga. There is no demand. Simply the only prayer is that You engage me in your service."

A Guru Must Be Authorized He must receive the order (November 29):
"Self-made guru cannot be guru. He must be authorized by the bona fide guru. Then he's guru."

How to Become Fortunate Our choice—fortune or misfortune? (November 28):
"When we desire to enjoy this material world, forgetting service of Kṛṣṇa, that is the beginning of our misfortune. That is the beginning."

Keep Touch with the Original Link Then you are always fresh (November 27):
"If you don't keep in touch with the original link, then it will be lost. And if you keep touch with the original link, then you are directly hearing Kṛṣṇa."

Offering Everything in One's Possession Becoming purified (November 27):
"This process of offering whatever one has in one's possession for the pleasure of the spiritual master or Krsna is recommended in the Bhagavad gita..."

We Are on the Battlefield of Kuruksetra Abide by the order (November 26):
"In the beginning of your letter your comparison of the soldier and commander is very appropriate. We are on the battlefield of Kuruksetra..."

The Only Qualification We Have to Scrutinize Discernment (November 26):
"Please therefore try to be sympathetic with any person even if they differ. The only qualification we have to scrutinize is..."

When I Point out Some Discrepancy Duty of the guru (November 26):
"When I point out some discrepancy of my disciples, it is always with good will so you can become the best servant of Krishna."

God Can Change Your Destiny This is the Mercy of God (November 23):
"So anyone who surrenders to Krishna, his destiny is changed by the omnipotency of God. He takes charge of the devotee and guides him..."

Voluntary Endeavor Is the Only Qualification Open to all (November 23):
"When a living entity desires to serve the Lord in transcendental loving service, the Lord helps the devotee in so many ways..."

Don't Speculate About the Pure Devotee Not covered over (November 23):
"In the material condition of life the consciousness of the living entity is covered over in varying degrees by the material energy..."

You Are My Master There will be no more distress (November 22):
"When shall I have You as my Supreme Master; then shall I joyfully wander over the whole universe knowing that You are my master."

Krishna Consciousness Is Pure and Eternal Not fictitious (November 22):
"Sincere souls who are engaged in the service of Lord Krishna are benedicted by the Lord by revelation."

The Best Philanthropist Our ever well-wisher (November 22):
"There are many philanthropists, humanitarianists, but the best philanthropist is he who can award the people in general Krishna Consciousness."

Why Shall I Bother Krishna? Pure devotion (November 21):
"Kṛṣṇa is busy in His own business. Let Him dance with the gopīs. I shall simply serve Him. That's all."

Krishna Must Be Satisfied That is bhakti (November 21):
"The first principle is that one should be prepared to sacrifice any, everything for Kṛṣṇa. Everything. It doesn't matter—my fate, my honor, my money..."

Serving in Separation Association through service (November 21):
"So far as personal association with Guru is concerned, I was only with Guru Maharaj 4 or 5 times, but I have never left his association..."

Krishna, I Am Now Ready Sincerely surrendering to Krishna (November 20):
"Kṛṣṇa, from this day, I am now ready. Whatever You'll say, I'll do.' That's... Immediately you become liberated. Liberated."

For One Who Has Conquered the Mind Practical samādhi (November 20):
"The effect of controlling the mind is that one automatically follows the dictation of the Paramātmā or Supersoul."

Read Our Books Very Diligently From varieties of angles (November 20):
"I am very much stressing at this point that all of my students shall be very much conversant with the philosophy of Krishna Consciousness..."

One Who Has Unflinching Faith The knowledge is revealed (November 18):
"Gaura-kiśora dāsa Bābājī Mahārāja, he was illiterate. He could not sign even his name. But he was so spiritually elevated that my spiritual master..."

There Is No Material Impediment ahaituki apratihata (November 18):
"Srila Gaura Kisora das Babaji was unable to sign his name, and yet he became the spiritual master of Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Gosvami Maharaja..."

Love Cannot Be Forced The quality of love (November 14):
"I am writing books. I am not being forced by anyone. Everyone can do that. Why one does not do it? Why I get up at night, one o'clock, and do this job?"

I Do Not Force Anyone We should never try to force anyone (November 14):
"After all, you are only working so hard to please Krsna only out of love for me, so there can be no question of force if love is there."

The Test of Success The Bhāgavata gives you the formula (November 14):
"How you can test that the particular engagement in which you are occupied, whether it is successful or not? How it is to be tested?"

Like a Rare Gem Only a few can buy an emerald or diamond (November 13):
"You are having some doubts whether or not the massof people will be able to appreciate Krsna Consciousness."

The Day Our World Stopped (Editorial) November 14, 1977 (November 12):
"Words can't describe the devastation that we all felt. Hearts broke and tears flowed everywhere. The universe was in sorrow."

His Final Instructions Srila Prabhupada's Disappearance (November 11):
"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 and continue..."

Remember This Always Quotation from Srila Prabhupada (November 11):
"The Spiritual Master is present wherever his sincere disciple is trying to serve his instructions. This is possible by the Mercy of Krsna."

A Devotee Can Serve Krishna Anywhere In heaven or hell (November 10):
"I did not go to your country taking Vṛndāvana with me. I had to stay in places where in the refrigerator there is meat."

Why Not Be Grateful to Krishna? Krishna gives everything (November 10):
"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?"

I Always Take Risk for Krishna Fully surrendered to Krishna (November 9):
"So far I am concerned I always take risk for Krishna. I came here in your country risking my life."

Face the Danger This material world is simply full of dangers (November 9):
"If we are actually Kṛṣṇa conscious, we should face the danger and depend on Kṛṣṇa."

The Secret of Surrendering to Krishna Work for Him with love (November 7):
"He should perform some sort of work for Kṛṣṇa, and that work should be with love."

Don't Squander This Opportunity Appreciating Krishna's grace (November 7):
"Then Kṛṣṇa will not help. Just like the father gives you money. If you squander that, he'll be very sorry."

You Will Go with Me Back to Godhead So take advantage (November 6):
"You have got now the golden opportunity of this human form of life, and it is not accident that you have got your spiritual master..."

Kindly Help Me Always pray to the previous acharya (November 5):
"Vaiṣṇava is always thinking himself helpless. Helpless. And begging help from the previous ācārya."

Don't Be Disappointed or Hopeless Nothing is permanent (November 5):
"Go on with Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Don't be disappointed or hopeless, even there is some trouble. That is encouraged by Kṛṣṇa in Bhagavad-gītā..."

Simply Assist Your Guru The proper attitude (November 3):
"Yes, you do not know how to serve Krishna, so you simply assist your guru—we must always think like this..."

The Business of a Disciple If we simply do that (November 3):
"This is the business of the disciple, how to glorify the spiritual master, paramparā."

A Damn Fool A reporter asks Prabhupada a question (November 3):
"Does it ever happen, Swamiji, that some disciples of yours may disagree with you in spiritual matters?"

That Is Advancement Taking up the responsibility (November 2):
"That is advancement in Krsna Consciousness, to stick tightly to the desire or orders of the spiritual master..."

That Is My Success I have given so many boys a life (November 2):
"That is my Guru Mahārāja's blessings. He ordered me, I tried my best, so there is little success."

Love of Krishna Is Within Everyone Krishna is never absent (November 2):
"'How these boys are after Kṛṣṇa, mad after Kṛṣṇa?' That means love of Kṛṣṇa was there. It has simply be invoked."

My Guru Maharaja Ordered Me The perfect disciple (November 1):
"So my Guru Mahārāja ordered me long, long ago, when I was twenty-five years old, my Guru Mahārāja ordered me to go to the foreign countries..."

The Beginning of Prabhupada's Movement New York Times (November 1):
"Srila Prabhupada commented that the New York Times was the most important newspaper in the world. 'This article marked the beginning...'"

I Am Prepared to Go to Hell Excerpts from Prabhupada's diary (November 1):
"I am here alone without any devotee companion. But I have come here to serve the Lord and not for personal happiness."

What Pleases You the Most? A question for Prabhupada (October 30):
"Prabhupāda, what pleases you the most?"

How Can We Repay You? Another question for Prabhupada (October 30):
"How can we repay you?"

What Should We Do to Prepare for War? A final question (October 30):
"So Prabhupāda, is there something we should do to prepare ourselves for this disaster?"

This Is the Process Always be busy with Krishna (October 29):
"We have to hear about Kṛṣṇa, we have to chant about Kṛṣṇa, we have to memorize about Kṛṣṇa, we have to worship Kṛṣṇa. This is our movement."

You Have Got Full Liberty Choose your own path (October 29):
"If you try to avoid, then Kṛṣṇa will help you to avoid, and if you want to capture Kṛṣṇa, then Kṛṣṇa will help you how you can capture. Two things are going on."

There Is No Limit to Perfection Shoot for the rhinoceros (October 29):
"Actually, because you have surrendered to Krishna, you are already perfect. But it is just like the ocean; we can swim forever and never reach the shore."

We Do Not Change We have no power to change (October 27):
"Ācāryas will never say, 'I think.' 'It is in my opinion.' No. Such things are not accepted. No personal opinion."

The Strength Is Not in Us The strength is in the Supreme Lord (October 27):
"The description given in these books, are not mundane speculations, but they are authorized versions of liberated souls, presented by our humble self."

A Devotee Does Not Want Any Honor He only wants to serve (October 27):
"So the devotees, they do not want anything material. They are not captivated by so-called followers."

I Am Not a Magician I am presenting Bhagavad-gita as it is (October 26):
"Sometimes people, they give me so much honor. 'Swamijī, you have created wonderful.' I do not feel that I have created wonderful."

I Don't Say That I Am Perfect Evaṁ paramparā-prāptam (October 26):
"I don't say that I am perfect. But I am speaking to the whole world, 'Kṛṣṇa is the Supreme Personality of Godhead.'"

It Will Be Accepted I do not know anything miracles or magic (October 26):
"If there is any miracle, that miracle is that we present things as they are, that's all, without any adulteration."

Understanding Krishna's Rasa-Lila Through Srila Prabhupada (October 24):
"So this discussion of rasa-lila is the summit of Krishna consciousness. It is not ordinary thing. They're purely spiritual. There is nothing material."

He Is My Master Life After Life Jaya Prabhupada! (October 23):
"If we don't finish our Kṛṣṇa consciousness in this life, how we come in contact with the guru in next life?"

This Is Magic The jugglery and magic is here (October 23):
"If you have got eyes to see, see the magic. If you are blind, then that is different question."

Out of Your Own Ecstasy, You Will Dance It comes naturally (October 22):
"So it does not require any artificial musical knowledge or dancing knowledge. Out of your own ecstasy, you will dance, you'll chant."

Mrdanga and Karatala Is Enough No need to add anything (October 22):
"We are using mrdanga, karatala, that is enough. We are not musicians. We are Krsna bhaktas."

Taking Shelter of the Lotus Feet The pure devotional path (October 21):
"To take shelter of the lotus feet of the Lord means to take shelter of the pure devotees."

The Secret of Bhagavad-gita You have to fight for Krishna (October 20):
"This is the mystery of Bhagavad-gītā. You can remain a fighting man, at the same time the highest yogi, highest sannyāsī."

Fighting for Krishna Nobody can remain without fighting (October 20):
"Everyone has to fight. Daily you are fighting to exist. Utilize this fighting for Kṛṣṇa, then your life is successful."

There Is No Change The same thing, we are preaching (October 20):
"Not that I have manufactured some book and I am preaching. No. I am preaching Bhagavad-gītā."

Krishna Tests His Devotee Pure bhakti is not a cheap thing (October 19):
"Krsna can provide anything and everything within a moment, but He waits to test a devotee."

I Do Not Want Any Opulence The mood of a pure brahmana (October 19):
"I pray to have the friendship of Lord Kṛṣṇa and to engage in His service, and to surrender fully unto Him in love and affection, life after life."

From a Tiger to a Mouse Don't again become a mouse (October 19):
"If the saintly person has got the power to make you from mouse to tiger, then he can convert you again from tiger to mouse."

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..."

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."

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."

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."

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."

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."

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."

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..."

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."

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."

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."

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."

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."

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