In the fifth part of "Following Srila Prabhupada" covering August 1973 till Spring of 1974 we see Srila Prabhupada traveling the world , principally P...
In the fifth part of "Following Srila Prabhupada" covering August 1973 till Spring of 1974 we see Srila Prabhupada traveling the world , principally Paris, London and India, preaching, opening temples, installing deities and inspiring his disciples.
In Paris we see Srila Prabhupada installing Sri Sri Radha Paris-Isvara, a wonderful festival.
The city of Paris puts on a grand reception for Srila Prabhupada and he speaks with many important people including Cardinal Danelau, the leader of the Catholic church in France at the time.
Prabhupada attempts to convince the cardinal of the importance of cow protection and tries to inform him that animals also have souls and need our compassion and protection.
Prabhupada then travels to London to celebrate Sri Krishna Janmastami by opening the new temple on the property donated by George Harrison.
This is "Bhaktivedanta Manor" a huge manor house with a large amount of property attached to it in the village of Lechmore Heath, outside London close to Heathrow Airport.
Srila Prabhupada celebrates Sri Krishna Janmastami and installs Their Lordhships Sri Sri Radha Gokulananda.
Prabhupada then visits New Dwarka in Los Angeles for a short time and goes on to India to celebrate the appearance of Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu in Mayapur, His birthplace in March of 1974.
In Mayapur the first large building has been completed.
Prabhupada also visits Vrindavan with his disciples form all over the world for the Vrindavan part of the Mayapur-Vrindavan festival.