Category Archives: A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

The Most Important Activity

Quotes by Srila Prabhupada on The Most Important Activity

 
"Our Most Important Activity"
 
"There is no doubt about it: to distribute books is one most important activity. The temple is not a place for eating & sleeping, but a base from which we send out our soldiers to fight with maya. Fight with maya means to drop thousands and millions of books into the lap of conditioned souls. Just like during war time the bombs are raining from the sky like anything." – August 03, 1973 to Ramesvara.

The Practice in India

Quotes by Srila Prabhupada on The Practice in India

In India the practice was hand grind daily. That's exercise their body fit & beautiful. In the morning they chant Hare Krishna & grind. Whatever they require for the day, they grind fresh. Churning milk, grinding the wheat, this is their household activity. full engagement. no time for gossiping.

Benefits of Chanting The Hare Krishna Mantra Regularly

Srila Prabhupada on Benefits of Chanting The Hare Krishna Mantra Regularly

Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna, Hare Hare/ Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama, Hare Hare. In Kali-yuga, if this Vedic maha-mantra is chanted regularly and heard regularly by the devotional process of shravanam kirtanam, it will purify all societies, and thus humanity will be happy both materially and spiritually.
Srimad Bhagavatam 4.18.14,
Srila Prabhupada.
 

Human Society

Srila Prabhupada on Human Society

Detached branches and leaves dry up gradually despite all watering attempts. Similarly, human society, when it is detached from the Personality of Godhead like detached branches and leaves, is not capable of being watered, and one attempting to do so is simply wasting his energy and resources.
Srimad Bhagavatam 1.1.4,
Srila Prabhupada