Question: While Lord Caitanya fell to the ground, the devotees were in anxiety. Similarly, when we perform devotional service like book distribution, cooking, etc. we have anxieties. Does anxieties in such service purify us or help us in reviving our lost relationship.

Jayapataka Swami: Sometimes anxiety helps. Mother Saci, she would feel anxiety that her son was walking on the hard rocks in Vrindavana. Similarly, mother Saci was feeling some anxiety, out of motherly affection. It depends on what your anxiety is for? If one is...

Question: Guru maharaj you mentioned that anything good we do in Mayapur we get 1000 times the benefit, however what if someone offends residing in Mayapur and become lazy thinking just because I am in Mayapur, and everything will work fine. How do we see it?

Jayapataka Swami: Srila Prabhupada was saying, what is a thousand times zero? If we don’t do any devotional service, then we get a 1000 times 0. Being here we should do as much service as we can. Then it makes sense if we get thousand times the benefit. But if we...

Question: Recently one transgender lady wrote me a letter that what is her hope in Krsna bhakti? And can she get the mercy of Mahaprabhu? How to invite and fit transgender persons in our devotee community?

Jayapataka Swami: Lord Caitanya said that no matter how fallen one is, how many sinful acts they have performed, He can deliver them. The only thing is that if the person is a blasphemer of a vaisnava, je vaisnava ninda kore, Lord Caitanya said, He won’t deliver them,...