Question: H.H. Bhakti Vijaya Bhāgavata Swami: Nityānanda Trayodaśī is coming up. How should we celebrate it? What should be our mood? What should I beg from Nityānanda Prabhu? Please guide us Guru Mahārāj.

Jayapatākā Swami: Good thing. Lord Nityānanda took the mercy of Lord Caitanya and just distributed it. So we could try to follow in the footsteps of Lord Nityānanda, (audio break) try to distribute Śrīla Prabhupāda books. So definitely Lord Nityānanda, He spread the...

Essence Of Bhagavad-gita Closing Ceremony

The devotees in Malaysia had organised an “Essence of Bhagavad-gītā 18 Day Course”. They had 1500 people registered, over 1115 said as active participants. Main languages were – English, Tamil and Telegu. They had 31 different groups, and each group had a different...

Question: You mentioned heavenly beings have subtle bodies. Does it mean their gross body is subtler than earthly body? Or does it mean they have only subtle body of mind, intelligence and false ego? Do they have yuga cycle in upper planetary system or it is applicable only to us?

Jayapatākā Swami: These are two questions. So, they have more subtler body than we do. They can be invisible at their will or they can also appear to us. Now the ghosts have subtle bodies, they don’t have any senses. But those who are inhabitants of the heavenly...