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His Spiritual Solution for Every Problem

One time when Srila Gurudev was in abroad for preaching activities and to bestow mercy on some fortunate souls there, I had the opportunity to speak to him over the telephone when he was New Jersey.  

Gurudev told that the doctors diagnosed a heart problem and gave some allopathic medicines to him.  Those medicines were causing weakness and hence a disturbance for the performance of Nrityakirtans (dancing while performing kirtans).  So he stopped taking the allopathic medicines and started on Homeopathic medicines.  After that, he could perform Nrityakirtans. 

I am of the opinion that through this Gurudeva instructed me that if any hindrance comes in the way of service to Supreme Lord, then without worrying about this temporary body we have to give up the thing that is causing hindrance.

On another occasion, one of our godsister’s health was not good.  Sometimes evil spirits would possess her.  Once when she and her husband were in Dehradun Math for the annual function, there also the evil spirit entered her.  Then her husband who is also our godbrother went to Srila Guru Maharaj and told the whole story and asked Guruji whether he has to consult any exorcist.  

Then Gurudeva told him “With faith chant Harinam and Narasimha prayers.  This will benefit.  I have no faith in anything else.”

—Partha Sarati Das (Om Prakash Lumba), Bhatinda 

Translated from Sri Krishna Chaitanya Sandesh July-Oct, 1997 (Year 17, Issue No.4, Page 56-60) 



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