Question: Are insects and animals that die during kīrtana get liberation from material bondage? and what could be the destination of a mosquito after being killed by a devotee, while chanting the holy name, and what could be the reaction to the devotee?

Jayapataka Swami: Well, Śrīla Prabhupāda would scold the devotees in Calcutta, for placing a dark blue velvet curtain, which attracted many mosquitoes, and then devotees would kill the mosquitoes. Śrīla Prabhupāda would say, you are attracting them and then killing...

Question: We heard in one of the recent classes that whoever hears this pastime will achieve the wealth of Kṛishna-prema. Are there any conditions applicable for this declaration to get fructified?

Guru Maharaj: If one hears the particular pastime, the phala-śruti, then we get that no doubt, we get that result. I was looking at the Parama Ekādaśī, sometimes just by hearing about the Ekādaśī gives some benefits. It didn’t say particular what benefit you get by...