Question: How can we preach to our relatives and neighbors who generally think that earning money and caring only for the bodily maintenance is the goal of life? Chanting, following spiritual principles, etc., are waste of time.

Guru Maharaj: That is what we are doing At least they are your relatives, they will listen to you. You can see what works. flattery, or just hard heart talk. This time, there is pandemic in the world. People are dying. People are getting sick. Maybe you have some...

Question: My question is even while doing service, the mind will say that current service is not good. While doing sadhana, mind tells us to do some service. Kindly guide me how to overcome this.

Guru Maharaj: I was chanting 32 rounds a day. I felt very proud. I was thinking I was doing sadhana. Srila Prabhupada asked me what I am doing? I said, I am chanting 32 rounds! I thought Srila Prabhupada would be very happy! He said, if you stay all day and chant, who...