Question: Most of the times we are not in the association of devotees. which gives us inspiration in our devotional service. How to be in touch with great souls so that we can practice bhakti enthusiastically?

Jayapataka Swami: By reading the Srimad Bhagavatam and the Caitanya Caritamrita, we naturally get association from great souls, because every page tells about some pastime which involves the Lord and some great souls. Apart from that, like I try to give class, I don’t...

Question: In Srimad Bhagavatam Prahlada Maharaj says we should bathe from the dust of the lotus feet of pure devotees, nothing to do with material activities. Is it practically possible to take the dust and bathe? What is the instruction that Prahlada Maharaj is telling us?

Guru Maharaj: Lord Caitanya when He visited different houses in South India, every house they would bathe His feet. And then offer Him a seat, offer prasadam. So they got the dust of His lotus feet. The point is that we should be in the mood of serving the devotees....