Question: While doing preaching services sometime we feel there is growth and suddenly there is a dip in the preaching. Due to which we feel demotivated. Either girls have so much problems from family, and are not able to chant their regular rounds also, one girl get married to a non-devotee, and these girls are all 16 rounders. How to deal with such situations?

Guru Maharaj: The devotees in the USSR, they had so much difficulty while preaching, they were arrested by the KGB. They made beads out of bread. So, we use our fingers to count. We use clicker to count. So, if you cannot chant on beads, you can chant some other way....

Question: We distribute Bhagavatam sets to people who are already devotees during Bhadra Purnima, does that count? Should we target to distribute Bhagavatam to only those who are not yet devotees? Sometimes people who are devotees also buy Bhagavatam or to gift it to someone.

Guru Maharaj: Why not? Whomever you distribute it to, naturally it is counted. They may read, their children may read, their relatives may read. Also we can donate a set of Srimad Bhagavatam to the local library. If you can distribute to a non-devotee it is very nice,...

Question: The demons in Krishna lila like Putana, Kamsa, Trinavarta should we look at these demons as demons or should we look at them as blessed special souls who played a part in Krishna’s lila?

Guru Maharaj: You see, any way one thinks about Krishna, they get blessed. So even if they think of Krishna negatively they get blessed. Since Kamsa was always thinking about Krishna and Balaram, even one day his two wives came, one was white and one black dressed.So...