Pickpockets and a bogus yogi

    Posted on June 27, 2017

Prabhupada: In our childhood we were living in a quarter, there many thieves, pickpockets. So we... After all, they were neighborhood men, so they knew us. Although we had no connection, but we knew that "These are pickpockets, gundas." And they also knew us. So I remember, now, children, one pickpocket was taking, and as soon as he saw me... [laughter] [laughs] He was afraid that "This boy may tell." We have seen it. He was doing... Similarly, these rascals are pickpockets, and they are asking us, "Don't expose us. Let us do."

Gurukrpa: You told us the story that in New York you walked in one yoga asrama, and the man who was teaching yoga, and he told you in Hindi, "Don't reveal that... This is my... I am feeding my family by this method."

> Morning Walk on Waikiki Beach — May 29, 1975, Honolulu

 

See also:

Everything becomes clear by Srimad-Bhagavatam
Wherever you go, whoo, shoo, shoon, shoon
Srila Prabhupada's approach to history
Attachment to children, here and there
"Bank-card" means "Bank-rupt"
A simple process for everyone
Outside India, there is no knowledge
Vedic education vs. mass education
In the name of civilization, we are creating anarthas
Advantages of poverty
The beauty of a civilized woman
Liberated actions of a non-liberated person
By namaparadha we cannot understand Krsna
Dr. Radhakrishnan, Tagore, and others
Srimad-Bhagavatam, the torchlight to see things in proper perspective
 

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