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It's like ten minutes a day. "Keep your job. Keep your position in life. Do everything you're doing. Just ten minutes a day go to sleep. Say some mantra and sleep." So no one is very much upset by it

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Conversations and Morning Walks

1977 Conversations and Morning Walks

Prabhupāda: What about Transcendental Meditation?

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: They are very, very clever. But even now they're coming under great criticism. They're starting to become criticized also. But they are much... He has so much watered down the whole thing that it doesn't disturb hardly anybody. It's no... It's like ten minutes a day. "Keep your job. Keep your position in life. Do everything you're doing. Just ten minutes a day go to sleep. Say some mantra and sleep." So no one is very much upset by it.


Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: This and other movements, but gradually it will be just this movement.

Prabhupāda: Huh?

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: It's meant to curb down many movements, but gradually it will be simply against this movement, because these other movements are finishing quickly.

Hari-śauri: Their first target was that Moonie, Moons. Their first target was that Korean Unification Church, the Moonies. Now we're the big target.

Prabhupāda: Moon is finished? No.

Hari-śauri: Practically.

Prabhupāda: What about Transcendental Meditation?

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: They are very, very clever. But even now they're coming under great criticism. They're starting to become criticized also. But they are much . . . he has so much watered down the whole thing that it doesn't disturb hardly anybody. It's no . . . it's like ten minutes a day. "Keep your job. Keep your position in life. Do everything you're doing. Just ten minutes a day go to sleep. Say some mantra and sleep." So no one is very much upset by it. It doesn't demand anything, doesn't demand very much at all—like taking a pill.

Prabhupāda: He's very clever.

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: Yes. A good businessman. They outright . . . this they outrightly say: "This is not religion. No question of religion, nothing about God." They advertise like that, "It is not religion."

Prabhupāda: That is true.

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: The Army has taken it up now.

Prabhupāda: He has not any new . . . (indistinct)

Tamāla Kṛṣṇa: He had one, but I heard that they had some difficulty in completing it . . . (indistinct) . . . (break)

Prabhupāda: . . . the leaders agree, organize it. Then others take it. We can begin there this varṇāśrama program.