Brajanātha dāsa: This is Seemon, the lady in whose home we are having these programs. She is doing everything for the devotees. She is giving her furniture and all her possessions for our use at the programs. She is very attracted to kṛṣṇa-bhakti and has been going to ISKCON for many years.
Śrīla Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja: My blessings to you. You are helping us so much.
If you want to be happy in this world and the transcendental world, you must chant, “Hare Kṛṣṇa, Hare Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa Kṛṣṇa, Hare Hare, Hare Rāma, Hare Rāma, Rāma Rāma, Hare Hare.” Otherwise, in future births, you may become a donkey, a dog, a cat, a pig, or any other animal. Be happy forever.
Do not be afraid to take initiation – there is no need to fear. There are hundreds of thousands of devotees in Canada, America, Europe, and elsewhere. So many beautiful young girls and boys are taking initiation. So don’t fear; your life will be happy.
Wearing the three strands of tulasī neck-beads is very powerful. You will have no problems with blood pressure if you wear this. By wearing tulasī, whatever you tell will be true, and you will always be healthy and wealthy.
[Excerpted from the Gaudiya Vedanta Publication “Walking With a Saint 2008”]