The Complete Science of Bhakti Yoga # 8.
The Nectar of Devotion. November 4, Vrndavana.
2182) Whether I know one gets another body due to his past karma! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————————–Therefore Arjuna was advised by Krsna: ägama apäyino anityäh täms titiksasva bhärata. You cannot avoid the miserable condition of this body. That is not possible. So we have to tolerate. There is no other excuse. But do not create another body. That is devotional service. Karmäni nirdahati kintu ca bhakti-bhäjäm [Bs. 5.54]. Due to our past karma, we have got a certain type of body. Karmanä daiva-netrena [SB 3.31.1]. By the supervision of superior order, superior vigilance, we get a certain type of body. This may be a king’s body or a poor man’s body, an animal body, or anything, we get. That is by superior order. ——————-