Category Archives: Spiritual Master
Bringing prior instructions given by Prabhupada to contradict a later direct order – such as the letter of July 9, 1977, the formal directive designating ritvik representatives – is crazy. SRILA PRABHUPADA: “I may say many things to you, but … more
Talks with Shyama dasi, Berkeley, California, August 31, 2011 Why did Prabhupada publish all these books? HANSADUTTA: The important thing is… The Harinam initiation is important. It’s the first initiation, it’s the most important. But in Kali Yuga it’s also … more
The rule is that in the presence of a higher personality one should not be very eager to impart instructions, even if one is competent and well versed.more
Srila Prabhupada would say many things on many subjects, but unless a particular policy was written in letter form, or some other legal document, such discussions on different matters were not accepted as final.more
The following was published on VNN, February 9, 1999 (VNN2979), and brought to our attention by Tamohara Prabhu Guru-Sadhu-Shastra corroborates Srila Prabhupada’s appointment of Rittvik Representatives.