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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..."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 13 A shower of nectar (February 4):
"Physical presence is sometimes appreciable and sometimes not. Therefore we should take advantage of the vani..."

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."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 12 The mercy keeps flowing (February 2):
"Our latest installment of nectarean quotes from His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada."

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."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 11 Our series continues (January 31):
"Drink the ambrosial nectar emanating from the lips of Krishna's beloved pure devotee, Srila Prabhupada."

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."

Hare Krishna (Video) A film by Giorgio, San Francisco, 1967 (January 24):
"The music is by Ravi Shankar and Srila Prabhupada who chants Hare Krishna amidst the flower children of the Sixties."

Hare Krishna 1966 (Video) A film by Jonas Mekas, New York (January 23):
"In 1966 avant-garde filmmaker Jonas Mekas released a short documentary in which Allen Ginsberg chanted Hare Krishna."

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."

Chant Hare Krishna During the Eclipse (Compilation) (January 20):
"All strict followers of the Vedic religion stand up in the water throughout the whole period of the eclipse and chant the Hare Kṛṣṇa mahā-mantra."

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..."

Ishvara Parama Krishna Śrī Brahma-saṁhitā 5.1 (January 18):
"Kṛṣṇa who is known as Govinda is the Supreme Godhead. He has an eternal blissful spiritual body. He is the origin of all."

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."

Prabhupada Chants Hare Krishna (w/Audio) Happening Album (January 13):
"This Transcendental Sound Vibration is called Bhaktiyoga, or the Yoga of Ecstacy. It is easy and can be practiced by anyone."

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..."

Srila Prabhupada's Father Dedicating the Krishna Book (January 13):
"To my father, Gour Mohan De, 1849–1930, pure devotee of Kṛṣṇa, who raised me as a Kṛṣṇa conscious child from the beginning of my life."

Hare Krishna Address (w/Audio) Prabhupada's famous address (January 12):
"Even a child can take part in the chanting, or even a dog can take part in it. The chanting should be heard, however, from the lips of a pure devotee of the Lord."

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."

Face the Danger These dangers are nothing for Krishna's devotee (January 9):
"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."

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."

Srila Jiva Gosvami Disappearance Day of Srila Jiva Gosvami (January 8):
"These Ṣaṭ-Sandarbha are recognized as the most scholarly work in the world. There is no comparison of his philosophical approach to the Vaiṣṇava school."

The Most Important Place in the World Jiva Gosvami Tirobhava (January 8):
"So you have got this opportunity. So at least for a few days let us sit down here, and under the protection of Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī and Jīva Gosvāmī."

The Glories of Srila Jiva Gosvami, Part 3 (Compilation) (January 8):
"He was such a big personality, Jīva Gosvāmī. Big, big Māyāvādīs, they were afraid of Jīva Gosvāmī's logic and argument..."

The Glories of Srila Jiva Gosvami, Part 2 (Compilation) (January 7):
"Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī, in order to please the Lord, later composed a grammar in Sanskrit, in which all the rules of grammar were explained..."

The Glories of Srila Jiva Gosvami, Part 1 (Compilation) (January 7):
"My mission is develop the glories of Srila Jiva Goswami all over the world and I think you should cooperate with my honest endeavour."

Lord Chaitanya Is Lord Krishna Himself Jiva Gosvami explains (January 7):
"Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī explains that kṛṣṇa-varṇam means Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya. Kṛṣṇa-varṇa and Kṛṣṇa Caitanya are equivalent."

The Greatest Philosopher in the World Srila Jiva Gosvami (January 6):
"The Vaiṣṇavas are by far the greatest philosophers in the world, and the greatest among them was Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī Prabhu..."

Who Is Srila Jiva Gosvami? The leader of the Vaisnavas (January 6):
"In his studies the young Jiva excelled in all subjects, especially Sanskrit grammar, poetry and rhetoric."

Prabhupada Visits Radha Damodar Mandir October, 1972 (January 6):
"This temple was constructed by Śrīla Jīva Gosvāmī, one of the first disciples of Lord Caitanya, and this is Narottama samādhi."

Our New Year Is Every Day New pleasure in every moment (December 30):
"Our Kṛṣṇa consciousness is so nice, the more you advance, you see new year, new year. That's all. Nothing is old."

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."

Hallowed Be Thy Name Conversation with German professors (December 28):
"Why should you say that there is no name? He said, 'Hallowed be Thy name.' There must be name..."

Swami Jesus And a little child shall lead them (December 27):
"Some time the Lord speaks through innocent child and I take this honour as sent by Lord Jesus through an innocent child free from all formalities..."

Thou Shall Not Kill Conversation with Cardinal Danielou (December 27):
"The human being's business is to understand God and to love Him. But if you remain sinful, you will never be able to understand God..."

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."

Honoring the Pure Devotee (Editorial) Our duty and our joy (December 26):
"It is not blind fanaticism or sectarianism to honor the pure devotee of Krishna; but in fact, it's what the Supreme Lord wants us to do (BG 4.34)."

Pearls of Instruction By Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati (December 25):
"There is no peace or happiness in our worldly life. Circumstances create turmoil and annoyance."

Srila Bhaktisiddhanta's Disappearance Day Lecture (December 25):
"So on this occasion of my spiritual master's departure, as I am trying to execute his will, similarly, I shall also request you to execute the same order..."

It Is All Due to His Divine Grace Disappearance Day (December 25):
"I think that His Divine Grace Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura is always seeing my activities and guiding me within my heart by his words."

By the Divine Will of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Disappearance (December 25):
"The kindly words that you have used in this connection are very much pleasing, but all the credit goes to my Guru Maharaja."

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."

Om Namo Bhagavate Narasimhaya Pray for protection (December 22):
"Please appear in our hearts and drive away our ignorance so that by Your mercy we may become fearless in the struggle for existence..."

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."

These So-Called-Swamis Are Impotent They're childless (December 17):
"Before me, so many svāmīs came to the Western countries. They were not successful. Not a single person was Kṛṣṇa conscious, in the history."

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."

Caitanya Begins from the Point of Surrender End of Gita (December 16):
"God is great and we are part and parcel; therefore my duty is to serve and surrender unto God. That's all."

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."

There Is No Newspaper, Oh Horrible! Mundane news (December 14):
"So what is the difference between hell and this, what is called, mine? They were silent. But when the priest said, 'There is no newspaper,' 'Oh, horrible!'"

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."

With the Eye of Devotion Tinged with the salve of love (December 11):
"The eye of devotion is nothing but the eye of the pure unalloyed spiritual self of the jīva."

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."

The Queen of Vrindavan Srimati Radharani enchants Krishna (December 8):
"From Kṛṣṇa’s own statement given herein, it appears that Rādhārāṇī is the Queen of Vṛndāvana and that Kṛṣṇa is simply Her decoration."

The Wonderful Beauty of Radharani Krishna's dearly beloved (December 8):
"When Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī smiles, waves of joy flow over Her cheeks, and Her arched eyebrows dance like the bow of Cupid."

Lord Caitanya in the Mood of Radharani vipralambha-sevā (December 8):
"As Rādhārāṇī is always in feelings of separation of Kṛṣṇa, similarly, in the position of Rādhārāṇī, Lord Caitanya was feeling separation of Kṛṣṇa."

The Gopis Were Always Absorbed in Krishna Topmost love (December 7):
"This is the perfect example of Kṛṣṇa consciousness: to somehow or other remain always engrossed in thoughts of Kṛṣṇa."

Gopis Condemn the Creator, Lord Brahma Imperfect eyes (December 7):
"In other words, the gopīs were disturbed by the blinking of their eyes because for the moment that their eyes were closed they could not see Kṛṣṇa."

Gopis Are in the Perfectional Stage The supernatural method (December 7):
"This constant meditation on Kṛṣṇa by the gopīs is confirmed in the Bhagavad-gītā to be the topmost yoga."

Tinged with the Hue of Blue Clouds Sri Brahma-samhita 5.30 (December 6):
"I worship Govinda, the primeval Lord, who is adept in playing on His flute, with blooming eyes like lotus petals with head decked with peacock's feather..."

Softer Than a Blue Lotus Flower Lord Caitanya's separation (December 6):
"Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s complexion is as polished as powdered eye ointment. It surpasses the beauty of a newly formed cloud and is softer than a blue lotus flower."

The Smiling Face of the Lord Mitigating anxieties and agonies (December 5):
"The Lord bestows innumerable favors upon His devotee, and the greatest manifestation of His grace is His smiling face..."

The Charming Smile of the Lord Drying the ocean of tears (December 5):
"The entire universe is full of miseries, and therefore the inhabitants of this material universe are always shedding tears out of intense grief."

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..."

Krishna's Lotus Face All grief is reduced (December 4):
"When a person is fatigued, if he sees a lotus flower all his fatigue can be immediately reduced to nil."

Krishna's Soft Smile Sweeter than sweet (December 4):
"O my Lord, the transcendental body of Kṛṣṇa is very sweet, and His face is even sweeter than His body."

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."

Those Who Are Not Deluded The great souls (December 2):
"In this verse the description of mahātmā is clearly given. The first sign of the mahātmā is that he is already situated in the divine nature."

There Is No Truth Superior to Me God is a person (December 2):
"As far as Bhagavad-gītā is concerned, the Absolute Truth is the Personality of Godhead Śrī Kṛṣṇa, and this is confirmed in every step."

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."

Radha-Raman: The Self-Manifested Deity Divine Appearance (November 28):
"When Rupa and Sanatana Gosvamis as well as many other devotees received news of this miraculous event they came running to see the Lord."

Always Chanting My Glories The symptoms of a mahātmā (November 28):
"Always chanting My glories, endeavoring with great determination, bowing down before Me, these great souls perpetually worship Me with devotion."

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..."

Finish Your Business in This Life The right way of thinking (November 27):
"Why should I act in such a way that my spiritual master has to take the trouble to reclaim me again? Let my business be finished in this life."

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."

Thank You Srila Prabhupada expresses his gratitude (November 25):
"I am so much indebted to you nice boys and girls who are helping me in this mission that I always pray to Krishna for your advancement..."

Honoring Sukadeva Prabhu Our godbrother departs (November 25):
"His Grace Sukadeva Prabhu is one of the great sankirtana devotees in Lord Caitanya's movement..."

Always Think of Me and Become My Devotee The essence (November 24):
"The most confidential part of knowledge is that one should become a pure devotee of Kṛṣṇa and always think of Him and act for Him."

Krishna's Beauty Is Compared to Rainfall He is complete (November 24):
"The Lord’s beauty is compared to rainfall because when the rain falls in the rainy season, it becomes more and more pleasing to the people."

The Vibration of Krishna's Flute Represented by Hare Kṛṣṇa (November 24):
"The vibration of Kṛṣṇa's flute is always prominent in the ears of the gopīs. Naturally they cannot hear anything else."

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..."

Krishna's Dishes Poem by Himavati Devi Dasi, 1968 (November 19):
"The woods are so dark and rich and deep and calling me tonight. 'Come out. Come out of the temple and walk amidst our splendor,' say the trees."

Pure Blue Poem by Shama Dasi, 1969 (November 19):
"Govinda, pure joy is streaming from the tip of my tongue through my innermost being when I cry out Your Holy Name."

Poem on My Spiritual Master By Harsharani Devi, 1968 (November 19):
"I offer my respects unto the Lotus/ Feet of my Spiritual Master/ Who is always thinking of what He can/ Do in service of His Dearmost/ Friend Krishna..."

Honoring Srila Gaura Kisora dasa Babaji Disappearance (November 18):
"I offer my respectful obeisances unto Gaurakisora dasa Babaji Maharaja, who is renunciation personified. He is always merged in a feeling of separation..."

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..."

Krishna Will Help Us Praying to Krishna for strength (November 17):
"'I have no qualification. I am frail. I am trying, but I am failing.' All these appeals should be made. And Kṛṣṇa is all-powerful; He can do anything."

Radha Madan Mohan Is My Everything This is the solution (November 17):
"'That is my everything. To take shelter of Rādhā-Madana-mohana, that is my everything. I have no other desire.' This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness."

To Be Servant of God Is a Great Position Not ordinary thing (November 17):
"The modern civilization is godless, but people are not happy. Therefore God or His representative comes when people forget his relationship with God."

The World Is on Fire Then how to extinguish it? (November 16):
"The whole world is blazing, and just like in the blazing fire of the forest, the animals are going here and there, and some of them are dying..."

A Godless Civilization Is Doomed Everything is disturbed (November 16):
"Within a second, Hiraṇyakaśipu and his followers were destroyed, and similarly if this godless civilization continues, it will be destroyed in a second..."

Cling to the Lotus Feet of Krishna We can always be saved (November 16):
"This age is especially meant for dissension, therefore whenever there is such occasion we should simply call for the help of Krishna."

How to Purchase Krishna Simply by your determination (November 15):
"So to love Kṛṣṇa, we don't require anything. Ahaituky apratihatā. It is open for everyone. But we should learn to sacrifice for Kṛṣṇa. That is the sign of love."

Serving Krishna Is for Your Benefit Krishna is not in want (November 15):
"He is so poor? He is not poor. He is the most opulent. But if you begin to give something to Kṛṣṇa, you become opulent. That is wanted."

Transcendental Existential Understandings God realization (November 15):
"These are all transcendental existential understandings and as we grow in Krishna Consciousness, we understand everything, gradually..."

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?"

Enthusiasm and Faith in My Spiritual Master Lights of hope (November 13):
"There is a proverb in Sanskrit literature that enthusiastic persons achieve the favor of the Goddess of Fortune."

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."

Help Me Spread This Movement The highest type of activity (November 13):
"Practically speaking, our Krishna philosophy will save the whole world from the most dangerous condition, that is a fact."

In Spiritual Life There Is No Separation Absolute platform (November 12):
"In the spiritual world, separation is more relishable than meeting. In other words, in spiritual life, there is no separation."

No Happiness Without Prabhupada Most painful existence (November 12):
"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 Day Our World Stopped 7:20 p.m., 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..."

Disappearance Day Offering Homage by Vishnudas (November 11):
"Jagat Guru came to save everyone, past, present or future, not just a few thousand souls that happened to be here and get initiated..."

Ohe Vaishnava Thakura (Video) Sung by Mangalananda (November 11):
"Krishna is yours. You have the power to give Him to me. I am simply your servant running behind you shouting, 'Krishna! Krishna!'"

A Tribute to Srila Prabhupada Poem by Prapanna dasa (November 11):
"Where are you now?/ Savior of the universe/ Like a celestial swan/ you have taken flight/ Closing your pastimes/ leaving us to the shelter/ of your example."

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?"

The Cloud Throws Water Everywhere Spreading the mercy (November 10):
"When I came here, I never came here because American boys or people wanted me. They did not feel any need of my presence."

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."

Good Things Do Not Come Easily One must be determined (November 9):
"Sometimes I did not even know where I was to live, neither when I came did I have any friends."

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."

Devastating Rainfall in Vrindavana Govardhana Puja (November 8):
"Thinking in this way, Lord Kṛṣṇa immediately picked up Govardhana Hill with one hand, exactly as a child picks up a mushroom from the ground."

Govardhana Puja Lecture (Text and Audio) Govardhana Puja (November 8):
"So today Kṛṣṇa lifted this hill; therefore His name is Giridhārī. Giridhārī means who held the hill. Giri means the hill, and dhārī means one who holds up."

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..."

Krishna Has Ten Hands Everywhere He is present (November 6):
"So my father used to say, 'If when Kṛṣṇa takes your money or possession in ten hands, how you can protect it with two hands?'"

Three Symptoms of Love All glories to Srila Prabhupada (November 6):
"If you love somebody, the intense love is that your lover or beloved is everything."

No Sincere Prayers Go in Vain They are transmitted positively (November 5):
Regarding your questions are the Spiritual Master and the Grand Spiritual Master consciously aware of the prayers of a sincere devotee..."

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..."

A Very Important Question A disciple wants to know (November 4):
"Śrīla Prabhupāda, it is said in the Bhagavad-gītā that if one thinks at the time of death, if he thinks of Kṛṣṇa, he goes to Kṛṣṇa. What if one thinks of..."

The More One Surrenders The spiritual success formula (November 4):
"Yes, the more one surrenders, the more he is enabled by the Spiritual Master to succeed."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 10 Nectar! Nectar! Nectar! (November 4):
"Dive deep into the transcendental ocean of devotional service as so kindly revealed to us by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada."

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."

The Appearance of Radha-Kunda Snana Dana Bahulastami (October 31):
"These two kundas manifested at midnight on Krishnastami—the eighth day of the dark moon—in the month of Kartika."

The Glories of Radha-Kunda Why is Radha-kunda so exalted? (October 31):
"The lake is so exalted because it belongs to Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī, who is the most beloved object of Śrī Kṛṣṇa."

Sri Radha-Kundastakam By Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami (October 31):
"For the pleasure of Srimati Radhika, even Sri Krishna Himself, yearning to attain Her merciful sidelong glance, regularly bathes in Radha Kunda..."

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."

Drops of Nectar from Narottama das Thakura Disappearance (October 28):
"Narottama dāsa Ṭhākura was a leading ācārya in the Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava Sampradāya."

Hari Hari Biphale (Text & Audio) Prabhupada's favorite bhajan (October 28):
"O Lord Hari, Lord Hari, I have spent my life uselessly. Although I have obtained a human birth, I have refused to worship Rādhā and Kṛṣṇa..."

Purport to Hari Hari Biphale (Text & Audio) O Lord Krishna (October 28):
"Now I am surrendering unto You, please do not kick me away or push me away with Your lotus feet, because I have no other shelter."

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."

The Holy Month of Damodara Celebrating Krishna's childhood (October 25):
"The Dāmodara form refers to Kṛṣṇa in His childhood when He was tied up with rope by His mother, Yaśodā."

Damodarastakam (Audio) Follow along with Vishnujana Swami (October 25):
"In the month of Kartika one should worship Lord Damodara and daily recite the prayer known as Damodarastaka..."

Sri Krishna Saradiya Rasayatra Celebrating Krishna's rasa-lila (October 24):
"The first full moon of the autumn season marks the celebration of Krishna's dancing with the gopis."

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."

Honoring Saradiya Devi Dasi Prabhupada's youngest daughter (October 24):
"Our dear godsister, Saradiya devi dasi, departed from this world on Sri Krishna Saradiya Rasayatra (2017) to be with her eternal father, Srila Prabhupada."

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."

Sweetballs or Poison? Getting a higher taste (October 23):
"They do not like any more meat-eating. They have got better engagement: sweetballs."

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."

Taking Shelter of The Prabhupada Connection From a reader (October 21):
"Every day I take shelter of The Prabhupada Connection, as this is my home where it is like a family..."

Prabhupada Compilations, Part 9 More transcendental nectar (October 21):
"Our blissful series of 'Prabhupada Compilations' continues. Please take a dip into the soothing waters of Srila Prabhupada's divine instructions."

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."

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Beauty of Transcendental Literatures Never become old (August 30):
"A human being is inclined to hear good narrations and stories, and therefore there are so many books, magazines and newspapers on the market..."

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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