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What kind of liberation does the family of a pure devotee get?

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"What kind of liberation does the family get of a pure devotee"

Conversations and Morning Walks

1976 Conversations and Morning Walks

Liberation means—that is explained by Caitanya Mahāprabhu—to become devotee. That is liberation. To become a devotee is itself liberation.
Morning Walk -- March 17, 1976, Mayapura:

Pañca-draviḍa: When it says in the śāstra that a hundred generations past and future of a devotee, they're liberated, what kind of liberation do they get?

Devotees: Fourteen.

Prabhupāda: Eh?

Pañca-draviḍa: What kind of liberation does the family get of a pure devotee?

Puṣṭa Kṛṣṇa: One who becomes a devotee, the statement is that fourteen generations of his family, past, present and future, become liberated. So what kind of liberation does the family members of a pure Vaiṣṇava get?

Prabhupāda: Liberation means—that is explained by Caitanya Mahāprabhu—to become devotee. That is liberation. To become.... To become a devotee is itself liberation.

Labangalatika +  and Rishab +
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August 26, 0012 JL +
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