SB 3.29.1-2

SB 3.29.1-2

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) February 9, 2018 SB 3.29.1-2 — Devahūti inquired: My dear Lord, You have already very scientifically described the symptoms of the total material nature and the characteristics of the spirit according to the Sāṅkhya system of philosophy. Now I shall request You to explain the path of devotional service, which is the ultimate end of all philosophical...

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SB 3.28.31 — 32

SB 3.28.31 — 32

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) January 26, 2018 SB 3.28.31 — The yogīs should contemplate with full devotion the compassionate glances frequently cast by the Lord’s eyes, for they soothe the most fearful threefold agonies of His devotees. His glances, accompanied by loving smiles, are full of abundant grace. SB 3.28.32 — A yogī should similarly meditate on the most benevolent smile...

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SB 3.28.8 — 9

SB 3.28.8 — 9

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) December 29, 2017 SB 3.28.8 — After controlling one’s mind and sitting postures, one should spread a seat in a secluded and sanctified place, sit there in an easy posture, keeping the body erect, and practice breath control. SB 3.28.9 — The yogī should clear the passage of vital air by breathing in the following manner: first he should inhale very...

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SB 3.27.15

SB 3.27.15

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) December 1, 2017 SB 3.27.15 — The living entity can vividly feel his existence as the seer, but because of the disappearance of the ego during the state of deep sleep, he falsely takes himself to be lost, like a man who has lost his fortune and feels distressed, thinking himself to be lost....

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SB 3.27.4

SB 3.27.4

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) November 17, 2017 SB 3.27.4 — Actually a living entity is transcendental to material existence, but because of his mentality of lording it over material nature, his material existential condition does not cease, and just as in a dream, he is affected by all sorts of disadvantages....

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SB 3.26.52

SB 3.26.52

Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California) November 3, 2017 SB 3.26.52 — This universal egg, or the universe in the shape of an egg, is called the manifestation of material energy. Its layers of water, air, fire, sky, ego and mahat-tattva increase in thickness one after another. Each layer is ten times bigger than the previous one, and the final outside layer is covered by pradhāna. Within...

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