Question: While doing preaching services, I face discouragement from different people a lot and I feel very upset. Please give your blessings how to overcome it? Please bless me, I want to become your good disciple, to help you in all aspects to fulfill the mission of Srila Prabhupada.

Guru Maharaj: You know, it is a learning process. I was preaching in the Hindu temple in Bangkok. And somehow I was not getting such a response. So I just tried to learn from that and everything that happens, we may lose some battles, but we want to win the war. So we...

Question: Could you please kindly help us in genuinely inspiring others? Practically I face challenge in getting my audience to follow what we try to preach in line with Srila Prabhupada’s books. It requires a number of times repetition, and when we say it again and again, they think that oh, I have heard this. But they don’t consider that they are not following. How to convince them?

Guru Maharaj: Nirbhaya Nityananda das, so your name mean, you have no fear. But Lord Nityananda was very merciful. So, like that if you say one way and they are not accepting, then repeating it again and again will not produce the result. It did not produce the result...

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 have promised you during initiation that we will help you spread Śrīla Prabhupāda’s mission, but now in this lockdown we are not able to help in preaching. What do we do?

Guru Maharaj: If you can, if it is possible for you, you can help even in this lockdown. Making changes to how we preach. During the lockdown use the facilities of internet, Zoom, YouTube and change preaching style to online. 11-OCT-2020 ŚRĪ MĀYĀPUR DHĀMA,...