Sep 262017
 
Pour comprendre Krishna, Dieu, nous avons besoin de purifier nos sens

Los Angeles On dit qu’un pur dévot voit Kṛṣṇa à chaque instant. Santaḥ sadaiva (Bs. 5.38). Sadaiva veut dire à chaque instant. Il voit, mais cela veut dire qu’il est quelqu’un de différent. Ses sens sont purifiés. Electrisés. Sanctifiés. C’est pourquoi il voit. Les yeux, s’ils ne sont pas sanctifiés, purifiés, ne peuvent voir. Il […more]

Sep 262017
 
Il movimento per la coscienza di Krishna non è fatto per gli affari degli Ksatriya o dei Vaisya

Lettura dello Srimad Bhagavatam 01.14.43 Prabhupāda: Che tu beva il latte in una pentola d’oro o in una pentola di ferro il sapore è lo stesso. Non puoi cambiare il gusto del latte mettendolo in un contenitore d’oro. Persone sciocche pensano che Il piacere materiale sarà ancora maggiore quando il latte è messo in un […more]

Sep 262017
 
To understand Krsna, God, we require to purify our senses

Lecture BG The Yoga System – Los Angeles It is said that a pure devotee is seeing Kṛṣṇa every moment. Santaḥ sadaiva (Bs 5.38). Sadaiva means every moment. He is seeing, but that means he’s a different person. His senses are purified. Electrified. Sanctified. Therefore he’s seeing. And one’s eyes, if not sanctified, purified, he […more]

Sep 262017
 
To surrender to the Supreme Personality of Godhead, that is religion

Lecture on SB 1.16.25 — Hawaii, January 21, 1974 Bhavān hi veda tat sarvaṁ yan māṁ dharmānupṛcchasi. So, Dharmarāja, or Yamarāja, he is one of the twelve authorized persons for maintaining properly the human civilization. The principle is dharma. Dharma means not a religious sentiment. Dharma means occupational duty. Everyone has got some occupational duty. […more]

Sep 262017
 
To make the whole human society happy, this God consciousness movement must spread

Conversation – Melbourne Director: Our minister regards himself as a servant of the people, who can be kicked out in… Prabhupāda: That is the defect. The people are rascals, and they have elected another rascal. (laughter) That is the defect. Director: But that’s how it is. Prabhupāda: So what can be done? Then hopeless. Director: […more]

Sep 262017
 
To fix up the mind means to keep your mind in Krsna, then finished, all yoga. You are perfect yogi

Lecture on BG 6.16-24 — Los Angeles, February 17, 1969 Devotee: Verse number seventeen: “He who is regulated in his habits of eating, sleeping, working and recreation, can mitigate all material pains by practicing the yoga system (BG 6.17).” Prabhupāda: Yes, you simply, there is no question of attending a so-called yoga class and pay […more]

Sep 262017
 
Those who have realized the Absolute Truth, they have concluded that the matter has no permanent existence and spirit soul has no annihilation

Lecture on BG 2.15 — Hyderabad, November 21, 1972 Prabhupāda: If you want really happy, happiness, if you want real goodness, then you try to become Kṛṣṇa conscious. That will make you real happy. Otherwise, if you are simply disturbed by this material condition, that is not a very good position. nāsato vidyate bhāvo nābhāvo […more]

Sep 262017
 
Those who are opposing Krsna consciousness movement, we have to fight with them to our best capacity. Never mind if we are defeated

Lecture on SB 7.9.9 — Mayapur, March 1, 1977 So our this movement is based on practical activity. Whatever talent you have got, whatever little strength you have got, education you have got… You haven’t got to learn anything. Whatever you have got, in whatever position you are, you can serve Kṛṣṇa. Not that you […more]

Sep 262017
 
Those who are not enthusiastic, lazy, lethargetic, they cannot advance in spiritual life

Lecture on SB 3.26.30 — Bombay, January 7, 1975 There is spiritual world. Kṛṣṇa says in the Bhagavad-gītā that paras tasmāt tu bhāvaḥ anyaḥ: (BG 8.20) “There is another bhāva, nature.” What is the nature? Sarveṣu naśyatsu na vinaśyati: “When the material world, this cosmic manifestation, the phenomenal world, will be finished, that will stay. […more]

Sep 262017
 
Those who are not accustomed, they'll become mad simply by chanting

Lecture on SB 1.16.24 — Hawaii, January 20, 1974 Kāla, time, is very powerful. Time… In time everything can be done. In time you can become very happy, and in time you can become very distressed, very much distressed, unhappy. Time can give you. And time is also Kṛṣṇa, kāla-rūpeṇa. When… You’ll find in the […more]