Question: How to follow Amanina mana dena?

Jayapataka Swami: Amanina mana dena means to offer respect to others and not expect respect for yourself. Somebody told me to read the book “How to win friends and influence people”. The book was written by Dale Carnegie I think. And the whole book was summed up in...

Question: What should be the attitude of the disciple after getting initiated by guru? Sometimes we are thinking that just after taking initiation, from the next day we will become hundred per cent pure. But it is very difficult to become changed in one day. So therefore what kind of effort should we take after initiation?

Jayapataka Swami: After initiation – Srila Prabhupada said, initiation is considered to be birth. So just after you are born, you have to learn many things. You should try to learn essential things from the guru and senior disciples. 05-JULY-2019 KOLKATA,...