I kept bumping into devotee after devotee; some I knew, some I didn't; it didn't seem to matter. The mood here makes nearly everyone approachable; the Golden Dancer does not discriminate as to who is or is not fit to receive His kindness. I want to come back here every year.
Hrimati came to me today to help her keep Balarama, her ox. A misguided
businessman is trying to take Balarama and use him to pull tourists around.
He doesn't have a proper yoke, though, and doesn't know how to work the ox,
either. Hrimati had me draft a letter, informing the businessman that
Balarama is legally hers, a gift from the goshalla on Gaura Purnima 2001.
Jayapataka Swami signed the letter, which should make the vaisya-bandhu back