Question: Srila Prabhupada gave you the name Jayapataka Swami, the Victory Flag. And then he took you to India, he made you in charge of Mayapur dhama, which was when you went there, just a hut in the middle of paddy fields, a typical Indian village and he said, I am giving you the kingdom of the Lord, develop it. I don’t think you were more than 22 or 23 then. And you came all the way from the USA to the so called kingdom of the Lord, and to see paddy fields, mosquitoes, snakes. As a youngster looking for a guru, looking for Krsna, you see this. What were your first feelings in your mind?

Jayapataka Swami: I see it, I was a devotee in Canada for two years. Two weeks after I got initiation I was made the temple president of Montreal. The Canadian Incorporation I registered. Then I went and opened up Toronto. Then Srila Prabhupada sent me to India! Then...

Talk On Pankajanghri Prabhu

On the memorial meet of Śrīpād Pankajanghri prabhu, I spoke about Pankajanghri prabhu’s mood and glories. I humbly plead to everybody to please be very careful from this surge of infection going on and follow all the required protocols and guidelines. We want all the...