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The Importance of Daiva-Varnasrama

This is an excerpt from a transcription of a wedding and initiation lecture given by Srila Prabhupada on 29th March, 1971 at Cross Maidan, Bombay. Prabhupāda: …yaḥ smaret puṇḍarīkākṣaṁ sa bahyābhyantara-śuciḥ śrī viṣṇu śrī viṣṇu śrī viṣṇu (Garuḍa Purāṇa) By chanting the holy name of Lord Viṣṇu, one becomes purified in whatever condition he may […]

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Marriage is Primarily for Advancing in Krsna Consciousness- Srila Prabhupada

The following is a lecture by Śrila Prabhupāda that he gave during the wedding ceremony of Śrīman Hayagrīva brahmacārī and Śrīmatī Śyāma dāsī. Prabhupāda: So today’s wedding ceremony between Śrīman Hayagrīva brahmacārī and Śrīmatī Śyāma dāsī is practically negotiated by me. I am the marriage maker and I am the negotiator also. How? Because I […]