(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 22 June 2014, Bhaktivedanta Manor, London, Caitanya Caritamrta Adi-Lila 8.63-66) It is mentioned in the Hari Bhakti Vilasa that if one accepts the worship of a deity … more
Srila Prabhupada’s mood was that, as you preach, you will become healed from the material disease. So Srila Prabhupada recommended it as a simultaneous process. Of course, we should not go on an automatic pilot. We should be serious about our own purification, and I think that is what Aindra wanted to say. Because I also heard him many times, and he was an intense person- super intense! And he was really like; “You know, we should do something to purify ourselves”. Yes we should, and we should give out the mercy. So we should chant good rounds: We should rise early: We shouldn’t go to bed too late, and then we can do it.
(Kadamba Kanana Swami 19th July 2010)