730820 - Letter to Sukadeva written from Bhaktivedanta Manor, UK
near Watford, Herts,
August 20, 1973
My Dear Sukadeva,
Please accept my blessings. I beg to acknowledge receipt of your letter and the enclosed pictures of your Altar. Everything appears very very nice and I am very much pleased, thank you so much.
On your recommendation I accept the boys named by you for first initiation. Their names are as follows.
D.A. Norton Jr. - Abhinanda Das GREAT DELIGHT - SUPREME PLEASURE [handwritten]
N.P. Coty - Nistula Das UNEQUALLED- MATCHLESS [handwritten]
G.J. Folsy - Simha Das LION [handwritten]
S.D. Kadetz - Sura Das GODLY- [handwritten]
R.E. Smith - Ragamathani Dasi - Able to be efficient [handwritten]
D.A. Gilles - Samharina Dasi - ONE WHO DESTROYS INAUSPICIOUS THINGS [handwritten]
P.J. Walker - Vidhatri Dasi - ONE WHO GIVES [handwritten]
T.L. Joyce - Tripuramalini Dasi
Hold a fire ceremony, and distribute sumptuous Prasadam to one and all.
I hope this letter meets you in good health.
Sriman Sukadeva Das Adhikary
400 18th Ave. E.
Seattle Washington 98112