Question: When there is a misunderstanding between the disciple and spiritual master, how can Lord Caitanya help the disciple to rebuild the relationship when the disciple approaches the Lord?

Jayapataka Swami: The guru is the representative of Lord Nityananda. So naturally He is very merciful and he wants to help the disciple get back to Krsna. So it is for the disciple to reestablish his relation with his spiritual master. The disciple may think that...

Question: Is it wrong to hear Krsna katha from any other vaisnavas except those who are ISKCON devotees? Sometimes when we hear lectures from other vaisnavas, especially from some senior Vrajawasis, when they start telling about Krsna lila they attract many of us because we know Krsna’s pastimes, but then we get to know that we are not allowed to listen from others who are not from ISKCON.

Jayapataka Swami: See, if someone tells a thing which is a few degrees off, it may not seem very much. But if you are going to the moon or some place, it can make a big difference. So we have some joint programs and in those programs different members of the Gaudiya...

Question: We see here demigods are receiving mercy of Prema and human beings are also receiving by Krsna consciousness movement. What about demons – did Prahlad Maharaj, Bali Maharaj also participate in Lord Gauranga’s pastimes?

Jayapataka Swami: There is a book called Gaura Ganodesha Dipika. That tells who was who in the Caitanya pastimes. So like, Murari Gupta was Hanuman and I think Prahlad also participated. But you have to see the Gaura Ganodesha Dipika book. The Jaya and Vijay appeared...