Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda November 1975 – April 1976 By Hari -Śauri Dāsa
Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda April 1976 – June 1976 By Hari -Śauri Dāsa
Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda June 1976 – August 1976 By Hari -Śauri Dāsa
Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda August 1976--October 1976 By Hari -Śauri Dāsa
Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda October – November 1976 By Hari -śauri dāsa
Hari-śauri dāsa Completed on the Holy Occasion of Śrī Gaura Pūrṇimā March 18th, 1992, Vṛndāvana, India
In this first volume of Hari Śauri’s Transcendental Diary the reader comes to understand the man who Some might point to good luck, others Krishna’s arrangement, but by whatever means, Hari Śauri found By way of Hari Śauri’s diary we gain a personal and detailed understanding of Prabhupāda the man, as Hari Śauri provides us with a window into the activities, thoughts, and concerns of Prabhupāda. Hari Śauri has given the reader a clear and rather straight forward presentation of events rather than
He arrived via Bombay accompanied by only one personal servant, Harikeśa dāsa, and Ambarīṣa dāsa, great Due to the lack of amenities he, Harikeśa, and Hansadūta were occupying a small, four-room, second floor Meantime, Śrīla Prabhupāda and Harikeśa were discussing how to arrange for Prabhupāda’s regular massages
Harikeśa apparently had strong reservations about my suitability. Harikeśa asked me to also leave along with the guests. Harikeśa put it very succinctly. Harikeśa meanwhile continued to emphasize his point. In one sense Harikeśa was right.
Harikeśa looked at me, simultaneously resigned and apologetic. Then Harikeśa passed Prabhupāda his karatālas. “Actually it’s a wonderful challenge,” Harikeśa agreed. I began to shout in ecstasy ‘Hari Bol, Hari Bol, Hari Bol!’ He listened to what I said, then sent me to call Harikeśa.
In a flurry of activity Harikeśa and I quickly packed last-minute items. Harikeśa placed the dictaphone and Bhāgavatams into a black attachê case. Harikeśa added, “Change of government means getting poorer.” “You’re painting a pretty bleak picture,” Harikeśa said. “Well, there are four: yours, Hansadūta’s, mine, and Hari-śauri’s.”
December 16th, 1975 Delhi airport was filled with its usual bustle, and while Hansadūta and Harikeśa Then Harikeśa came in, also surprised to see me. Harikeśa is doubtful that we will be able to enforce this rule. He also had Harikeśa make some kachoris. He grinned when Harikeśa assured him, “Oh yes! The best!”