Question: In Bhagavad-gita, Lord Krsna says that He remembers everything, what we have done in the past, present and future. But He doesn’t have a beginning, middle and end to know about the secret. He says one has to reach Vaikuntha. Question is: how come Lord Krsna has no beginning? Eager to understand how He has no beginning? Second is can you advise, why soul in this material world is actually separated from the spiritual world?

Jayapataka Swami: You see everything in the material world has a beginning and an end. But in the spiritual world, there is no beginning and no end! Krsna always existed, the spiritual world always existed! Sometimes the material world is manifest, sometimes it is...

Question: Is that after our death we have to be alone and there will be no one with us? Is it our guru also has the responsibility till we are alive in this body and post, he also leaves us?

Jayapataka Swami: Guru is responsible for us, not for our body. After we, the soul, leaves the body, we are still related with the guru. And he helps us to reach the spiritual world. He may introduce us to our guide in the spiritual world. Say that, if we are a friend...

Question: There are a few devotees who say that we have fallen from the spiritual world, and some devotees say that we never went to the spiritual world. Can you please clarify, what is right?

Guru Maharaj: Well Srila Prabhupada said both things. But more often he said, we fall from the spiritual world, and that is why our magazine is, Back to Godhead. So, there is a whole book on this. At different times, different things were said. When the question was...