Question: Guru Mahārāja if like Arjuna where on one side I have my counsellors, my authorities, other side have my spiritual head, my spiritual master, and another side, students I have my students and others who I preach to, what would I do in a situation like this?

Jayapatākā Swami: If you have your spiritual master then no problem. So anyway, see what Arjuna does in this situation. (Q&A session after Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Class 1.7.13-14) 06-March-2021, Śrīdhāma Māyāpur, India.

Question: Dear Guru Mahārāja we have heard that Lord Gaurāṅga gave more mercy in South India after His sannyāsa than when He was in Navadvīpa before sannyāsa. But in our temples we worship Lord Gaurāṅga’s form before sannyāsa. What is the reason we worship Lord Gaurāṅga’s form before sannyāsa, though His sannyāsa form is apparently more merciful?

Jayapatākā Swami: Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu was very merciful in Navadvīpa, but we don’t like to see Lord Caitanya doing austerities. We need to do austerities but He does not need to do it. So, He gives mercy to Māyāvādīs and other persons that he did not bother in...