Srila Prabhupada Training Disciples - on acceptance
As a well-wishing teacher, guide, and guru, Srila Prabhupada constantly trained students to progress to more mature stages of discipleship. His numerous instructions were recorded in his books, letters, lectures, and conversations. After many years of thematically mapping those instructions, Vanipedia now offers these introductory articles showing the training Srila Prabhupada personally imparted to his disciples. A delightful presentation of his instructions on acceptance is found within this Vaniquotes category - We Accept (Disciples of SP).
An introduction is given below in the following 8 quotes.
Quotes from Srila Prabhupada's teachings
|Although we cannot test, but śāstra gives us the chance of testing. We accept spiritual master by testing, not by blind faith. According to the Vedic instruction, tad-vijñānārtham. (Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Lecture, 18 August 1972, Los Angeles)|
|In the Western countries there is no such distinction between man and woman, but there is. We have to accept it and construct this social institution in that way. Then it will be perfect. (Bhagavad-gītā Lecture, 3 February 1975, Hawaii)|
|We follow Vedic principles. So Vedas declare that these four kinds of activity, they are sinful. So we accept. Our authority is Veda. Just like lawyer's authority is lawbook. (Conversation, 11 July 1973, London)|
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