Questions & Answers – 03 July 1996

Questions & Answers – 03 July 1996

Devotee: The material world comprises a quarter of this creation and Śrī Goloka Vraja and the unlimited spiritual planets comprise the rest. In Goloka Vraja, Kṛṣṇa is served by hundreds of thousands of gopīs as depicted in the verse from Śrī Brahma Saṁhitā:...
Gaurangera-duti-pada – 02 July 1996

Gaurangera-duti-pada – 02 July 1996

[Lecture by Srila Gurudeva, Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja] San Francisco 02 July 1996 Śrīla Gurudeva: nāma-śreṣṭhaṁ manum api śacī-putram atra svarūpaṁ rūpaṁ tasyāgrajam uru-purīṁ māthurīṁ goṣṭhavāṭīm rādhā-kuṇḍaṁ giri-varam aho rādhikā-mādhavāśāṁ...
No Room for Hypocrisy – London 03 June 1996

No Room for Hypocrisy – London 03 June 1996

[Lecture by Srila Gurudeva, Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja] I have told the outlines of Manaḥ-śikṣā. Those who want to develop their Kṛṣṇa consciousness should follow the Upadeśāmṛta of Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī and the Manaḥ-śikṣā of Śrīla Ragunātha dāsa...
Stages of Bhakti – Holland 07 May 1996

Stages of Bhakti – Holland 07 May 1996

[Lecture by Srila Gurudeva, Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja] Śrīla Gurudeva: In ’65, he requested me so many times that, “You should come with me.” But I refused at that time, “I cannot give up my guru-sevā, so later on I can come and join...