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Morning Walk
, if you can test a little sample, just like take a little sea water, analyze, you chemically test
Room Conversation
and my mouth becomes turned." [makes sound of repugnance] This is the test. Not that you become very viraktir anyatra... [SB 11.2.42]. That is the test, that as soon as you are advanced in spiritual life, all these materialistic habits will be rejected automatically. This is the test. Four things are
Room Conversation with Reverend Gordon Powell
. That is the test. Simply by saying that "I am in commune with God," no. There is test. The test
Reporters' Interview
. Otherwise a rascal. That's all. Reporter (4): What is the test of a true guru? Prabhupāda: He
Bhagavad-gītā 7.1
will be clear to him. That is the test. Because it is said, sevonmukhe hi jihvādau svayam [Cc. Madhya how much he has, I mean to say, realized Kṛṣṇa. This is the test. If Kṛṣṇa is still vague idea to him , then he has not advanced. This is the test. Just like if you have eaten something, then you will fullness. Here is the test. If somebody comes, "What is Kṛṣṇa?" You say, "Yes, I am serving Kṛṣṇa
Bhagavad-gītā 9.1–2
] Mūḍhās, rascals. [laughter] "Those who are rascals, they do not surrender to Me." So our only test surrendered to Kṛṣṇa. This is the test. We are simple, because we are not very educated; but we take the
Morning Walk at Marina del Rey
cannot produce so much water. In the laboratory he can produce water just to fill up a test tube. But
Morning Walk at Marina del Rey
enjoyment. This is the test. Jayatīrtha: We should engage the hippies in keeping this place clean
Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 1.2.19, and Initiation Lecture
, you will become disinterested---practically no interest in material activities. That is the test . That is the test. Śrīla Yāmunācārya says, yadāvadhi mama cetaḥ kṛṣṇa-padāravinde nava-nava-rasa -saṅgame smaryamāne, "when I think of sex life with woman, immediately I spit on it." This is the test material life, sex life. That is the test. So the sex life is passion, rajas, kāma. So here it is said is not spiritual life. Spiritual life test is this = kāma-lobhādayaś ca ye. Simply you shall be
Bhagavad-gītā 4.12
, your... I give you this benediction." So then he wanted to test it. So he said, "Sir, let me place my is not possible. Why don't you test by touching your own head?" Then as soon as he placed his hand on
Purport to Parama Koruṇa
the test. Yugāyitaṁ nimeṣeṇa. Every moment... Because one who is feeling separation from the Lord you are following, but the result should be this, that you should be mad after God. That is the test
Room Conversation with Svarūpa Dāmodara
are interested in science, and this is the science." All fools and rascal, mūḍhā. That is our test . Anyone who is not Kṛṣṇa conscious, he is a mūḍhā. Bās. We have got the test tube, this Bhagavad-gītā has not surrendered to Kṛṣṇa, "All right, you are mūḍhā." That's all. We haven't got to test him . With test tube is already there. So you tell these mūḍhas that "Why you are wasting so much time and somebody wants to create, then at once we shall call him a fool. We have got test tube. Very boldly we