Chapter 15: Mind Control; If Men are Agitated, Go to Forest
Śrīla Prabhupāda Uvāca 15
Mind Control; If Men are Agitated, Go to Forest
(An excerpt from a letter)
I received your letter and was happy to hear the current news from the western world. None of the items were known to Śrīla Prabhupāda.
One item was especially interesting. It involved the separation of men and women in the New York temple. Śrīla Prabhupāda received a letter involving this matter at the same time your letter arrived. When he heard that the women were only allowed in the temple at
In a letter to Ekayani, Śrīla Prabhupāda wrote, "I don't know why these inventions are going on. We have already got our Vaiṣṇava standard. It is sufficient for all the big, big saints and acaryas in our line. Why is it inadequate for my disciples so they must manufacture something? That is not possible. Who has introduced these things—that women cannot chant japa in the temple, they cannot perform