Question: In Heng Ho, a province, I am your only disciple. Although according to Iskcon principles, all disciples should treat all gurus in the same way and all the gurus should treat all the gurus in the same way, disciples of the same guru are more intimate and some gurus favor their own disciples more than the others. Therefore, after going to other gurus’ programs I feel benefitted in knowledge but disturbed spiritually. I am not feeling inspired and going back on my chanting and enthusiasm. For example, last week I woke up every day before 4 am. After a program I woke up after 4 am.

Jayapataka Swami: All the vaisnavas are dear to the Lord. So we should see all the vaisnavas in that light. Vaisnavas, vaisnavis. Even if someone is taking some guidance from different diksa guru, we should also appreciate their service to Krsna. I see all the...

Question: Why the women Vaiṣṇavīs were not engaged in these dramas? Lord Gaurāṅga and Lord Nityānanda were dressed up for the female characters but now we see that in our society, ISKCON, in dramas, Vaiṣṇavīs are acting on the stage. How can we follow the same standards in the footsteps of the Lord?

Guru Maharaj: Kali-yuga so, there is a different standard. our Nāmahaṭṭa dramas, have men dressed up as ladies. But in the West, ladies play ladies, because if men play ladies, they will have different connotation in the West. Anyway, so it was interesting that Lord...