Question: Why did Dhṛtarāṣṭra even though of all the processes of yoga, bhakti-yoga is the top, why did Dhṛtarāṣṭra opt for aṣṭāṅga-yoga and does Śrīla Prabhupāda support this?

Jayapatākā Swami: I had mentioned earlier that because Dhṛtarāṣṭra used to be enviously disposed towards the Pāṇḍavas, that is why he was very upset with the Pāṇḍavas and could not do devotional service to Lord Kṛṣṇa. That is why Vidura taught him how to perform...

Question: I am studying in college and want to join ISKCON being inspired by devotees and Śrīla Prabhupāda books. The ISKCON Youth Forum authorities have instructed me to complete my studies and then join. I am doing this. While studying I come across many prajalpa in the studies when the teachers in the class are teaching the studies. Under these circumstances how should I deal with this prajalpa?

Jayapatākā Swami: It is good to know which is prajalpa, which is useful for Kṛṣṇa consciousness. Unfortunately, maybe you have to learn some of the prajalpa examples to get a passing grade. The teachers think they are helping you. But you may think otherwise. But to...