December 5, 2011

Jesuit: When he reaches a higher state of activity, where he really loves all mankind, and he loves God...

Prabhupada: That is a kind of concoction.

Jesuit: A kind of?

Prabhupada: Concoction, mental speculation. Why should you love mankind? Why not tiger?

From a Room Conversation with Jesuit -- May 19, 1975, Melbourne

October 17, 2011

Hari-sauri: You said that tree that stands in the back garden of the house we used to live in in Malibu, and that was the former owner of the house.

Prabhupada: Yes.

>>> Ref. VedaBase => Morning Walk -- May 26, 1976, Honolulu

January 16, 2015

The following is a beautiful passage by Yamuna mataji (from the book - A life of Unalloyed devotion) explaining how she felt herself and others becoming instruments of Srila Prabhupada (Nimitta-mamtram) -

Section title -
*Srila Prabhupada's wish Becomes Yamuna's wish*

This realization - that she was merely an instrument of Srila Prabhupada's heartfelt desire to establish a temple in London - was already clearly understood by Yamuna at this stage of her Krsna consciousness. She exemplified this principle not only in the context of the London mission, but in the full spectrum of her devotional life.


December 16, 2010

“Doctors give medicine and they speak surety, but there is no surety, and where there is no surety why should we break our four basic principles? I don’t think there is guarantee of surety by taking this medicine with animal products. But if there is surety, you can take. But it is very doubtful.”

- From a letter from Srila Prabhupada on February 12, 1972, Taken from book "Prabhupada Nectar"

June 22, 2013

The following quote spoken by said Srila Prabhupada in Vrndavan is very famous: "Your love for me will be shown by how much you cooperate to keep this institution together after I am gone."

Here is Bhakti Charu Swami's 1st hand experience of Srila Prabhupada speaking these words.

February 16, 2010

(from "Sri Bhaktisiddhanta Vaibhava" by HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami, volume 2, p.392-3):

[A disciple of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati] Sripada Nayanananda Babaji (formerly Satprasangananda Brahmacari) related the following anecdote: