Articles By: Govinda dasi

To Edit or Not To Edit – That Is The Question

To Edit or Not To Edit – That Is The Question

The book editing issue is a very serious one, perhaps the most serious issue in ISKCON today. I have seen the attractive and seemingly authentic website promoting these changes, but most of it is propaganda, a lot of it based on speculation of what took place. It is most unfortunate that this has occurred, as it endangers everything Srila Prabhupada came to this world to do. He came from Krishna Loka “to write some books.”

Jayadvaita is Wrong — still he insists on justifying his blunders?

Jayadvaita is Wrong — still he insists on justifying his blunders?

Aug 27, 2010 — HAWAII, USA — Dear Prabhus, please accept my most humble obeisances. Thank you for all your extensive research into Srila Prabhupada’s letters and lectures, verse comparisons, etc. And thank you for your articles, Madhudvisa Prabhu, Ramadas Prabhu, Hotra Prabhu, and any and all other sincere devotees who care so much about […]

ISKCON “Original Manuscript” Scam

ISKCON “Original Manuscript” Scam

I am not sure if you are aware of this but ISKCON has a policy of “revising” Srila Prabhupada’s books. They are making unauthorized changes to Srila Prabhupada’s books. For example now the Bhagavad-gita ISKCON distributes has thousands of unauthorized changes that in many cases significantly change the meaning of what Srila Prabhupada said in […]

Prabhupada Worked on Manuscript with Hayagriva

Prabhupada Worked on Manuscript with Hayagriva

Hayagriva spent many hours with Srila Prabhupada, discussing the different aspects of the editing work. They went over each verse extensively, and Srila Prabhupada was actually quite clear in expressing what he wanted.