Any person or institution like ISKCON or BBT to claim exclusive rights to Acharya’s contributions is not in accordance with transcendental law.
Whatever ISKCON does must be Srila Prabhupada’s desire.
If Srila Prabhupada is autonomous Founder of the theology of ISKCON, it would be parallel to say that Srila Prabhupada is a deviant heterodox.
Excerpt from The Heart of Transcendental Book Distribution, pg 44-47. 1) To hell with trying to secure a comfortable situation within this temporary world of shadowy afflictions! 2) To hell with hoping for heavenly delights on earth, elevation to svarga-loka, or residence on any of the highest planets within this cosmos! 3) To hell with […]
Devotees who are against allowing any editorial changes in Bhaktivedanta Swami’s books often invoke what they call the “shastric principle of arsha-prayoga.” Literally the word means “rishi usage.” Early Puranic commentators would occasionally point out that a word used by Vyasadeva did not conform to the rules of grammar, or that a verse of his […]
Dear Prabhus… Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada! All glories to Srila Prabhupada. I have some stories to share. When Srila Prabhupada came to Toronto ISKCON for the first time in mid 1975, I was the temple president. There was a moment when we were alone in the hallway and he […]
This highly elusive thing, pure devotional service, I want it. I want it so badly it creates and ache in me. It is becoming almost the only thing I can talk about and because of this I can see that people are thinking I have made advancement in Krishna consciousness. I wish I had. It […]