How to Read Srila Prabhupada's Books


To date, in our research, we have found that there are 60 different ways that Śrīla Prabhupāda has instructed the devotees to read his books. By studying Śrīla Prabhupāda's books in these ways we can properly understand and assimilate them. By clicking on the links you can find the exact context in which Śrīla Prabhupāda mentions the different ways. His teachings are without a doubt our life and soul, and when we study them thoroughly we can perceive Srila Prabhupada's presence in many profound ways.

The 60 different ways to study
Frequency Mood Method
Again and again As it is spoken by Krsna From all angles of vision
Always Adeptly From different lights of directions
As much as possible Attentively From every point of view
As soon as you get time Carefully From varieties of angles
At least one hour daily Critically Inspecting the subject matter from all angles of approach
and savoring the new understandings
At least one or two hours daily Deeply To understand the subject matter from different angles of vision
At least three hours a day Devotedly By discussing amongst the devotees
Constantly Diligently In the association of devotees
Continuously Expertly With the cooperation of your God-brothers and -sisters
Daily Faithfully With the help of other devotees
In small installments Intensely With the help of your senior God-brothers and -sisters
More and more Nicely Minutely
Once-twice-thrice Penetratingly Scientifically
One after another Persistently Scrutinizingly
Over and over again Philosophically Step-by-step, cautiously
Reading twenty-four hours Profoundly Thoroughly
Regularly Profusely
Repeatedly Seriously
Repeatedly whole life Sincerely
Throughout the day as much as possible Submissively
Whenever there is time Thoughtfully
With adherence
With due care
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