Category: Srila Prabhupada Said…

Words of Wisdom from our Beloved ISKCON Founder-Acharya His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.

…The Lord Can Give Instructions on Devotional Service by Which One Can Return Home, Back to Godhead.

…The Lord Can Give Instructions on Devotional Service by Which One Can Return Home, Back to Godhead.

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam 8.24.52, the translation is: My Lord, You are the supreme well-wishing friend of everyone, the dearmost friend, the controller, the Supersoul, the supreme instructor and the giver of supreme knowledge and the fulfillment of all desires. But although You are within the heart, the foolish, because of lusty desires in the heart,more>>

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Depend on Krishna…

Depend on Krishna…

  In a letter written to Rayarama Das on March 20, 1969, Srila Prabhupada wrote:  “Depend on Krishna, because after all, He is the ultimate Master of all situations. It is not the doctor, or the medicine, or the place, but it is ultimately Krishna who is the Master to do everything.”         more>>

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“Perfection Means to Regain One’s Original Spiritual Form…”

“Perfection Means to Regain One’s Original Spiritual Form…”

In the Narada Bhakti Sutra 4, Srila Prabhupada writes, “Perfection means to regain one’s original spiritual form and engage in the loving service of the Lord. The living entity is part and parcel of the Supreme Lord, and if he performs the duties of the part and parcel, without proudly thinking he is one inmore>>

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“…To Help the Devotees when They’re in Bodily Ailments is Also a Great Great Service.”

“…To Help the Devotees when They’re in Bodily Ailments is Also a Great Great Service.”

“So long we have got this material body the problems of birth, death, old age, and disease will continue. Therefore, to help the devotees when they’re in bodily ailments is also a great great service.” (Srila Prabhupada wrote the above quote in a letter on December 8, 1976.)   Share this article…more>>

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Krishna is very kind to all but He is especially kind to His sincere devotees.

Krishna is very kind to all but He is especially kind to His sincere devotees.

In a letter written to Jayananda das written on September 16, 1967, Srila Prabhupada said,  “I’m so glad to receive your letter of Aug 30, and I know also that you are a sincere devotee of Lord Krishna. When you drive your car you always chant “Hare Krishna” and when I was by your side Imore>>

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“One Who Blasphemes a Vaishnava Cannot be Protected by Anyone.”

“One Who Blasphemes a Vaishnava Cannot be Protected by Anyone.”

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam 5.10.25, Srila Prabhupada writes in the Purport,  “One who blasphemes a Vaiṣhṇava cannot be protected by anyone. Even if a person is as strong as Lord Śiva, if he blasphemes a Vaiṣhṇava, he is sure to be destroyed. This is the verdict of all śāstras (Vedic scriptures). If one does not care for themore>>

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“O son of Kuntī, declare it boldly that My devotee never perishes.”

“O son of Kuntī, declare it boldly that My devotee never perishes.”

In the Sri Isopanisad, 17, Purport, Srila Prabhupada writes,  “Unlike the simple animals, who have no developed mind, the dying human being can remember the activities of his life like dreams at night; therefore his mind remains surcharged with material desires, and consequently he cannot enter into the spiritual kingdom with a spiritual body. Themore>>

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This Krishna Consciousness Temple is the Hospital for the Diseased Spirit Soul.

This Krishna Consciousness Temple is the Hospital for the Diseased Spirit Soul.

In Auckland, on April 14, 1972, Srila Prabhupada said,  “This Krishna consciousness temple is the hospital for the diseased spirit soul. And everyone is diseased. Come to this hospital. We shall take care of you and cure your material disease.” Share this article…more>>

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Association With Devotees Means Association With the Lord.

Association With Devotees Means Association With the Lord.

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam 3.25.25, Srila Prabhupada writes in the Purport, “One who has firm faith in the Supreme Personality of Godhead becomes fixed, and his attraction for association with the Lord and the devotees increases. Association with devotees means association with the Lord. The devotee who makes this association develops the consciousness for rendering servicemore>>

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HAPPY RADHARANI’S APPEARANCE DAY!

HAPPY RADHARANI’S APPEARANCE DAY!

In the Caitanya Caritamrita, Madhya  lila, 23.87-91, Srila Prabhupada writes,  “Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī’s twenty-five chief transcendental qualities are: (1) She is very sweet. (2) She is always freshly youthful. (3) Her eyes are restless. (4) She smiles brightly. (5) She has beautiful, auspicious lines. (6) She makes Kṛishna happy with Her bodily aroma. (7) She is very expertmore>>

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