Where: Baroda, Gujarat, India When: 29 Jan 12 Language: Hindi
Where: Mumbai, Maharastra, India When: 27 Jan 12 Language: English
Where: Bhimavaram, AP, India When: 5 Nov 11 Language: English with Telugu Translation
Question: Although engaged in devotional service, my mind and senses demand enjoyment, especially at the subtle level. For instance, while chanting alone, my mind deviates to extensive materialistic planning; and among devotees, I try to pretend to be very sincere. How can such tendencies be overcome and proper attitude for service be developed?
Question: I experience a strong desire to love and be loved; and lack of reciprocation causes tremendous pain. Is this a lustful perversion, when extended to a female devotee? How can one overcome such attachment, after a period of friendly engagement? Of course, these questions wouldn't have arisen in a society with segregation of sexes and early marriage. But the [...]