"All the ideals, high ideals we have ever accumulated or come in association to will all be given up. Not only our physical acquisition but our mental acquisition, all our mental prospects ever acquired—all given up. Dissolution of the whole mind, body, and only soul, naked soul will be taken to that land, with the help of so many saints of that calibre."
Sri Vaishnava Toshani, May–June 1994, Vol 3 #1 is presented here.
“It is necessary to jump in any way with our full energy and hankering for a connection with the transcendental wave.”
"An ant will always search for where the hole is. That is the nature of an ant, but we are not ants, we are bees and we must try to search for where the ecstasy is."
"Your own realisation, your own research, everything, you leave it. What you are doing through your knowledge, that you leave. It may be your knowledge and it may be others' knowledge that you are eating and vomiting, that is not a factor. But what is the fundamental basis? Namanta eva jīvanti: to fully surrender and live with sravan-kirtan."
"When Adam and Eve were in a surrendered position, no labour was necessary. Everything was automatic. The soul, the spiritual, eternal body, does not require any food to maintain itself."
Reflections on the pushpa samadhi inauguration for Srila Gurudev at Villa Govinda Ashram last week.
“That man took an atheistic position for debating with Guru Mahārāj, but seeing the face of Guru Mahārāj, and hearing only one śloka from Guru Mahārāj, he fell down at his lotus feet.”
Sri Vaishnava Toshani, Sep–Oct 1993, Vol 2 #3 is presented here.
Is Kṛṣṇa consciousness the same as Hinduism?