710723 - Lecture Initiation - New York
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Prabhupāda: You know the rules and regulation? That's all right.
Prabhupāda: Yes. Jamadagni was a great sage. That's all. Father of Paraśurāma. (japa)
You know rules and regulation? Hmm. What are those? Rules? What are the rules?
Devotee: No meat-eating, no illicit sex, no intoxication . . .
Prabhupāda: Alright. What is his name?
Prabhupāda: Brahma-vita. Brahma-vita, "whose profession is to realize Brahma." . . . (indistinct) . . . that's all right. (japa) Hmm.
Prabhupāda: Pāyasvinī dāsa. Pāyasvinī means the surabhī cow, who delivers milk as much as you like. (devotees laugh) Surabhīr abhipālayantam. Cintāmaṇi-prakara-sadmasu kalpa-vṛkṣa-lakṣāvṛteṣu surabhīr abhipālayantam (Bs. 5.29). Come on. (japa) Hmm.
Prabhupāda: Hmm, Bhārgava means the descendant of Bṛghu. Bṛghu is one of the great sages, seven sages, in . . . rotating around the polestar, seven sages. And Bṛghu Muni is one of them. Bhārgava. In India there is still a Brahmin's family they are called Bhārgava. Come on. (japa)
Devotee: Keith Miller? Sumahat.
Prabhupāda: Sumahat. "Great personality." Come on. You know the rules and regulation?
Sumahat: No gambling, no illicit sex, no intoxication, no meat-eating.
Prabhupāda: Thank you. (japa)
Devotee: Ricardo. Haihaya.
Prabhupāda: Haihaya, a great saintly king. Hare Kṛṣṇa. Come on. (japa)
Woman devotee: This is for you to drink . . .
Prabhupāda: What is this? Goblet? What is this?
Woman devotee: It's . . . (indistinct)
Prabhupāda: Oh! Thank you. Come on. What are the rules? The rules, prohibitive rules? Eh?
Devotee: (prompting) The rules. What are the rules? The four regulative . . .
Prabhupāda: You do not know? Oh . . . (indistinct) . . . tell her. Tell her.
Devotee: No meat-eating, no intoxication . . .
Prabhupāda: Yes. (laughing) Repeat again. Repeat. Yes. What are the rules, you repeat.
Woman devotee: No illicit sex, no meat-eating, no gambling, and . . . intoxication.
Prabhupāda: No intoxication.
Prabhupāda: All right.
Prabhupāda: Narmadā. Narmadā is a sacred river in India, like Ganges. What you have got here? Yes. Come on, next. Narmadā, Godāverī, Kāverī, Gaṅgā, Yamunā. All sacred rivers.
Woman devotee (2): (offers obeisances and praṇāma mantras)
Prabhupāda: Vaijayantī. Vaijayantī is one who become victorious everywhere. Come on.
Prabhupāda: Urvasī. Urvasī is the beautiful society girl in the heaven. (laughter) Come on. Hare Kṛṣṇa. Hmm.
Prabhupāda: Gosita. Gosita was a great sage.
Play that record, Govindam ādi-puruṣam. (japa) (Hums)