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720503 - Letter to Gargamuni written from Tokyo

His Divine Grace
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

May 3, 1972

Camp: ISKCON Tokyo

(reply ISKCON Honolulu)

Dear Gargamuni,

Please accept my blessings. Your letter addressed to Ksirodaksayee Prabhu is forwarded to me. For the time being, Ksirodaksayee is President and Gurudas is secretary, and conjointly they are doing things properly. So they have promised to spend every farthing very diligently. They are not doing construction work through a contractor; they will do it themselves nicely. In the meantime, you may not be anxious for becoming the president. From the beginning in New York, you know, I appointed Brahmananda to be president and in San Francisco Haridas was president, so in this way a sannyasi should be removed of all mundane positions. They should [illegible] service and direction and serve Krishna very seriously. [illegible] you have got many men coming from U.S.A., so you make a party of 5 or 6 men altogether and travel and make a [illegible] as possible. A sannyasi should remain free from all this botheration of accounts, etc. But as you are experienced in this affair [illegible] check the accounts submitted by Ksirodaksayee