Conchshell - an essential subject
When the Vedas says the animal stool of the cow is pure, this is true. Similarly conchshell. Conchshell is the bone of an animal. According to Vedic instruction, if you touch the bone of an animal, you become impure. But the bone of an animal which is conchshell, it is kept in the Deity room. Vedic instruction is so perfect. Why this animal bone is pure, why this stool of animal is pure, that is already known. You don't require to make any research. You simply accept and get the fact.
Srila Prabhupada's books, lectures, conversations and letters offer a comprehensive presentation of this essential subject as seen in the Vaniquotes Conchshell category. An introduction from his books is given below in the following 16 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's books
|Lord Vāmanadeva appeared in this world from the womb of Aditi completely equipped with conchshell, disc, club and lotus. His bodily hue was blackish, and He was dressed in yellow garments. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 8.18 Summary)|
|A gilded bow, two quivers of infallible arrows, and celestial armor also appeared. Bali Mahārāja's grandfather Prahlāda Mahārāja offered Bali a garland of flowers that would never fade, and Śukrācārya gave him a conchshell. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 8.15.6)|
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