Lokanath Swami

Offence of correcting the captain

nṛ-deham ādyaṁ su-labhaṁ su-durlabhaṁ
plavaṁ su-kalpaṁ guru-karṇadhāram
mayānukūlena nabhasvateritaṁ
pumān bhavābdhiṁ na taret sa ātma-hā

The human body, which can award all benefit in life, is automatically obtained by the laws of nature, although it is a very rare achievement. This human body can be compared to a perfectly constructed boat having the spiritual master as the captain and the instructions of the Personality of Godhead as favorable winds impelling it on its course. Considering all these advantages, a human being who does not utilize his human life to cross the ocean of material existence must be considered the killer of his own soul. (SB 11.20.17)

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Origins of female sannyasi secretaries

Krishna consciousness in 3 sentences

Why are we here? We are here in the material world because we want to imitate Krishna, we imitate Krishna by doing two things, attempting to control and enjoy this world. Most prominent form of enjoyment is association of opposite sex. Therefore, anybody desiring to go back to Godhead must limit his association with opposite sex.

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