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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."

Why Is Krishna Blue? (Compilation) Srila Prabhupada replies (December 6):
"People always ask why Kṛṣṇa is blue. The color of the Lord has not been imagined by an artist. It is described in authoritative scripture."

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..."

Krishna Consciousness Is Only Success Do your best (November 25):
"Even somebody does small amount of service, and not even very willingly, still, he is assured to get human body in next birth..."

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."

Honoring Govardhana Hill (Compilation) Govardhana Puja (November 8):
"Lord Caitanya has recommended that since Kṛṣṇa is worshipable, so His land—Vṛndāvana and Govardhana Hill—is also worshipable."

One Needs the Blessings (Compilation) The secret of success (November 7):
"A disciple who has actual love for his spiritual master is endowed, by the blessings of the spiritual master, with all confidential knowledge."

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."

I Very Much like These Bus Programs (Compilation) (October 22):
"This traveling in buses is the best means to drive away maya and establish Krishna consciousness all over the world."

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."

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Beauty of Transcendental Literatures They never become old (June 26):
"A human being is inclined to hear good narrations and stories, and therefore there are so many books, magazines and newspapers on the market..."

The Importance of Prabhupada's Books (Compilation) (June 25):
"The original potency of the sastra remains in these books because I have not added or opinionated anything of my own."

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