751225 - Morning Walk - Sanand
Prabhupāda: . . .naturally.
Devotee: That was . . . (indistinct) . . ..
Yaśomatīnandana: Gradually they will start going around naked.
Prabhupāda: No, they have already become. That is already advanced, to become naked. That rascal . . . What is his name?
Prabhupāda: No, no. That group, Beat. . . Beatle.
Haṁsadūta: Oh, Lennon.
Prabhupāda: Lennon. Yes. He has kept a very big photo, naked, near his fireplace. (chuckles) I was talking with him in his house and saw the photograph. And he is not at all ashamed.
Yaśomatīnandana: Because most of the gurus that he met, they enjoyed it.
Prabhupāda: Long hairs, naked. . . . (indistinct) . . . What is his . . . Yogurt? No.
Haṁsadūta: Yoko. Yoko, his wife.
Prabhupāda: Yes. (chuckles) She is great philosopher. She was talking with me like a great philosopher. (break) . . .head of the Beatles?
Haṁsadūta: Actually, Lennon was.
Prabhupāda: He was the head.
Haṁsadūta: He was the most outstanding . . .
Prabhupāda: Directing, managing director.
Haṁsadūta: Managing type, yes.
Prabhupāda: And next, George.
Haṁsadūta: No, George was always considered to be in the back, the background man.
Prabhupāda: Last prentice. (aside:) Hare Kṛṣṇa. Jaya. (Hindi)
Haṁsadūta: George is also again smoking and drinking.
Haṁsadūta: Because he always has to keep that kind of company in order to produce his records.
Prabhupāda: No, no, he is very nice boy. I have studied. Very good boy, George. He showed me in Bombay. He came to see me in Bombay.
Haṁsadūta: Just recently?
Prabhupāda: No, last year.
Haṁsadūta: Two years ago.
Prabhupāda: He is keeping Jagannātha within his beadbag and chanting.
Haṁsadūta: Just before I came to India, Mukunda met him for about two hours. He said he was very friendly, and he would arrange a ninety-nine-year lease for us and give us the right to the . . . (indistinct) . . ..
Prabhupāda: No, he's always good boy. What is the time now?
Hari-śauri: A quarter to eight.
Yaśomatīnandana: Sun shines very late, the sun rises.
Prabhupāda: Because it is in the west. The sun rises from the east, so from Calcutta to here there must be one hour difference. (end).