SB 1.4.32-33

SB 1.4.32-33

Speaker: Damayanti Devi (Cottonwood, Arizona) March 5, 2013 SB 1.4.32 — As mentioned before, Nārada reached the cottage of Kṛṣṇa-dvaipāyana Vyāsa on the banks of the Sarasvatī just as Vyāsadeva was regretting his defects. SB 1.4.33 — At the auspicious arrival of Śrī Nārada, Śrī Vyāsadeva got up respectfully and worshiped him, giving him veneration equal to that given to Brahmājī, the creator....

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SB 1.4.30-31

SB 1.4.30-31

SB 1.2.33 — The Supersoul enters into the bodies of the created beings who are influenced by the modes of material nature and causes them to enjoy the effects of these modes by the subtle mind.

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SB 1.4.26-29

SB 1.4.26-29

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu March 1, 2013 SB 1.4.26 — O twice-born brāhmaṇas, still his mind was not satisfied, although he engaged himself in working for the total welfare of all people. SB 1.4.27 — Thus the sage, being dissatisfied at heart, at once began to reflect, because he knew the essence of religion, and he said within himself: SB 1.4.28-29 — I have, under strict disciplinary vows,...

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SB 1.4.25

SB 1.4.25

Speaker:  Govinda Datta Prabhu February 28, 2013 SB 1.4.25 — Out of compassion, the great sage thought it wise that this would enable men to achieve the ultimate goal of life. Thus he compiled the great historical narration called the Mahābhārata for women, laborers and friends of the twice-born. Listen to Recording:...

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SB 1.4.24

SB 1.4.24

Speaker : Ramananda Dasa February 27, 2013 SB 1.4.24 — Thus the great sage Vyāsadeva, who is very kind to the ignorant masses, edited the Vedas so they might be assimilated by less intellectual men. Listen to Recording:...

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SB 1.4.20-23

Speaker: Balabhadra Prabhu February 26, 2013 SB 1.4.20 — The four divisions of the original sources of knowledge [the Vedas] were made separately. But the historical facts and authentic stories mentioned in the Purāṇas are called the fifth Veda. SB 1.4.21 — After the Vedas were divided into four divisions, Paila Ṛṣi became the professor of the Ṛg Veda, Jaimini the professor of the Sāma Veda, and...

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