This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 1 and consists of 91 lectures, available on:

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, September 2010-April 2011

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • Impersonalism is foreign to the soul, although it contains some concepts that are appealing.
  • In impersonalism there is only knowledge, activity is missing.
  • To do something just for ourselves is very difficult, therefore impersonalism is difficult.

  • The Lord has explained similar things as discussed now in the previous chapters, but the explanations are progressive. 
  • By our doing our duties and endeavoring Lord delivers us.
  • Onions, leeks and garlic
  • "No sugarcane will ever get liberated, it's such a sinful birth"
  • Mother Yashoda would never offer Krishna vegan or raw food
  • Even cows aren't vegan, because they drink milk.
  • According to Western understanding, peanuts are grains and eggs are dairy.
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