Morning Walk [partially recorded] , Sydney , 1971-05-16
Prabhupāda: …stones shows that there was water. [break] Shape of the stone indicates that there was water fall.
Devotee: One time though the ocean was this high. [break]
Prabhupāda: Actually, before planet was covered with water. Pralaya-payodhi-jale dhṛtavān asi vedam [Śrī Daśāvatāra Stotra 1]. It's going down, water. Now the one fourth dried up, and gradually the remaining three fourths will be dried. There will be no water.
Devotee: Is that when Kṛṣṇa incarnated as a fish? Was that on this planet?
Prabhupāda: Yes, when there was pralaya. This is the way how creation carries on.
[break] "...these Oriental people, we have to kill their culture." They followed the same policy in India.
Devotee: [indistinct] is this?
Prabhupāda: Very old?
[break] ...there is any beach in the world.
Devotee: It's like California little bit, but not so much anxiety. [break]
Prabhupāda: So gradually the ocean water is also being dried up. It is evidenct that water was here.
[break] Eating more?
Prabhupāda: We are also research scholars. Everything we are.
[break] Suppose when the water was here. Here there was water. That's a fact. Then so much water reduced, again reduced, again reduced, again reduced, many thousands of years.
[break] ...not by birth.
[break] Nāmācārya. Ācārya for preaching name.
[break] He wanted to preach the glories of name, but there are teachers with title. Ācārya title was given to Haridāsa because he was chanting daily, regularly.
[break] beads. [end]