SB 3.17.21 — 31

SB 3.17.21 — 31

HH Hanumatpresaka Swami December 1, 2016 SB 3.17.21 — Hiraṇyākṣa’s temper was difficult to control. He had anklets of gold tinkling about his feet, he was adorned with a gigantic garland, and he rested his huge mace on one of his shoulders. SB 3.17.22 — His mental and bodily strength as well as the boon conferred upon him had made him proud. He feared death...

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SB 3.17.20

SB 3.17.20

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami November 30, 2016 SB 3.17.20 — His younger brother, Hiraṇyākṣa, was always ready to satisfy his elder brother by his activities. Hiraṇyākṣa took a club on his shoulder and traveled all over the universe with a fighting spirit just to satisfy...

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SB 3.17.19

SB 3.17.19

Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu (Hawaii) November 29, 2016 SB 3.17.19 — The elder child, Hiraṇyakaśipu, was unafraid of death from anyone within the three worlds because he received a benediction from Lord Brahmā. He was proud and puffed up due to this benediction and was able to bring all three planetary systems under his...

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SB 3.17.16

SB 3.17.16

Narahari Prabhu (Honolulu, HI) November 25, 2016 SB 3.17.16 — These two demons who appeared in ancient times soon began to exhibit uncommon bodily features; they had steel-like frames which began to grow just like two great...

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SB 3.17.15

SB 3.17.15

HH Hanumatpresaka Swami November 24, 2016 SB 3.17.15 — Marking these and many other omens of evil times, everyone but the four sage sons of Brahmā, who were aware of the fall of Jaya and Vijaya and of their birth as Diti’s sons, was seized with fear. They did not know the secrets of these portents and thought that the dissolution of the universe was at hand....

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SB 3.17.6 —14

SB 3.17.6 —14

Damayanti Devi (Cottonwood, Arizona) November 23, 2016 SB 3.17.6 — The luminaries in the heavens were screened by masses of clouds, in which lightning sometimes flashed as though laughing. Darkness reigned everywhere, and nothing could be seen. SB 3.17.7 — The ocean with its high waves wailed aloud as if stricken with sorrow, and there was a commotion among the...

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