670410 - Letter to Janaki, Haridasa, Mukunda, Syamasundara, Malati, Hayagriva, Harsarani, Devakinandana, Lilavati, Ravindra Svarupa, Haladhara, Upendra, Subala, Krishna Devi, Dayananda, Nandarani, Jayananda, Ballabhi, Syama, Ramanuja written from New York

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Letter to Devotees and Friends


Larry Bogart
James S. Greene
Carl Yeargans
Raphael Balsam
Robert Lefkowitz
Raymond Marais
Stanley Mogkowitz
Michael Grant
Harvey Cohen

April 10, 1967

My dear Janaki Devi,
My dear Haridasa,
My dear Mukunda Das,
My dear Syamasundara
My dear Malati Devi,
My dear Hayagriva Das,
My dear Harsarani Devi,
My dear Devakinandana,
My dear Lilavati,
My dear Ravindra Svarupa,
My dear Haladhara Dasi,
My dear Upendra
My dear Subala Das,
My dear Krishna Devi,
My dear Dayananda,
My dear Nandarani,
My dear Jayananda,
My dear Ballabhi Dasi,
My dear Syamadasi,
My dear Ramanuja
My dear Yamuna Devi,
My dear Gurudasa,
My dear Yogamaya,
My dear Mr. Mathews, and all other devotees and friends,

Please accept my hearty greetings and blessings. I am so much obliged to you for your devotion and affection for me. I thought of you all throughout my journey from Francisco to New York and I was praying to Lord Krishna for your more and more advancement in Krishna Consciousness. On my arrival here I was received by hundreds of devotees and friends although Mr. Ginsberge was out of the town. One young professor from India first greeted me and told me that Swamiji you are doing here real work whereas others who have come from India, have simply formed some groups of old lady students without any real information of Indian original culture. Any way the reception in New York was very good organised by our students here and there was distribution of varieties of Prasadam to about 100 men in the temple. I was not least tired and after landing from the air ship although there was some blockade in my ear still I continued meeting for three hours. I am now very well although I am feeling your great separation. Please continue Kirtan as usual with devotion and you will make more and more advancement in Krishna consciousness. Hope you are all well and I beg to remain

Your ever well wisher,