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"Do you Lowlanders sometimes still wear wooden shoes? Gour Govinda Swami always wore wooden sandals on his feet. Come to think of it, I have never seen a picture of Krsna wearing shoes! He has His silver sandals, seen in the temples, the same are…"
All glories to Srila Prabhupada!
All glories to the pure devotees!
Tamoharadasa prabhu, thanks for writing this beautiful note about Lord Krishna and Srila Prabhupada's footwear. All glories to the dust on the Lotusfeet!
ॐ ~ Hare…"
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Do you Lowlanders sometimes still wear wooden shoes? Gour Govinda Swami always wore wooden sandals on his feet. Come to think of it, I have never seen a picture of Krsna wearing shoes! He has His silver sandals, seen in the temples, the same are used sometimes to touch the heads of the devotees in blessing.
Once I knew of Srila Prabhupada's shoes, located near his straw hut, this during the Maha kumbha mela, in Prayaga near the Triveni, next to the train bridge, ISKCON camp, circa 1976. I gladly picked up his slip-on runners, and immediately placed them on my head ! Never mind, I shook out some dust and quickly ate some. Maha maha nectar. I wish I had some right now, I would share it with you.
Here in Winnipeg, we still occassionally wear mukluks or snowshoes.
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Prabhupada, London, August 20, 1973: [...] My Guru Maharaja used to say that if we pray to God for all these nonsense things, it is just like a man goes to a king and the king says, “Whatever you want you can ask from me,” and if the man says, “Kindly give me a pinch of ashes.” It is like that. If we ask from God for some material benefit, it means that I am asking from a king a pinch of ashes.…
This routine work, such as chanting, speaking, rising early, cleaning, cooking and offering prasadam, arati, reading books--these activities are the backbone of our Society, and if we practice them nicely in a regulative manner, then our…Continue
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For the genuine devotee of a spiritual master, the genuine disciple, the spiritual master is his entire life, his ideal. His vow is to serve the spiritual master, and though he adores both Krishna and the spiritual master equally, he gives special…