When we are children, innocent, we have no bad habits, but as we grow and associate with bad company, we also acquire all these bad habits. To give up all these bad habits means we have to associate with sadhus or devotees, saintly persons. Then we can give it up. This is called 'Anartha-nivritti', means giving up all unwanted bad habits. — Conversation, Mexico, 11th Feb, 1975.
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.
Unless one who takes shelter under the shade of the lotus feet of Lord Nityananda, it will be very difficult for him to approach Radha-Krishna.
On this gross planet earth, there are airplanes run by machine, but on other planets the airplanes are run not by machine but by mantric hymns.
It is said, kali-kale nama-rupe krishna-avatara: Krishna descends in this Kali-yuga in the form of His holy name — Hare Krishna, Hare Rama.
Srimad Bhagavatam 9.10.53,
Frustrated love is one of the greatest agonies. It has no bodily pain, but the heart has been hurt, this cause the greatest pain.