In September of 1986 it was announced to the Australian devotees that their guru, Bhavananda, had fallen down and was no longer a bona fide spiritual master. This is the announcement made by Tamal Krishna Goswami and Bhagavan Goswami at the
Documentary on the preaching techniques of the Hare Krishna devotees at Bhaktivedanta Manor in Lechmore Heath, near London. This is in the time when Bhagavan das was the Acharya in London and it is a nice view into life in ISKCON London dur
Regarding the poisonous effect in our Society, it is a fact and I know where from this poison tree has sprung up and how it affected practically the whole Society in a very dangerous form. (Prabhupada letter to Hansadutta September 2, 1970
Krishna Consciousness is not sentiment, it is science. Sentiment has no value, there is sentiment there, this child, he is dancing. In the beginning of Srimad-Bhagavatam it is said that the cheating religious sentimentalism is kicked out.