“The Complete Science of Bhakti-Yoga #11”
2336) Whether I know our movement can benefit even other living entities than human beings! Taught by Srila Prabhupada!
————— In addition to human society, he is pleasing even the trees and animals because they also become attracted by such a movement.‘ A practical example of this was shown by Lord Caitanya when He was traveling through the forest of Jharikhanda in central India for spreading His sankirtana movement. The tigers, the elephants, the deer and all other wild animals joined Him and were participating in their own ways, by dancing and chanting Hare Krsna.”
Prabhupada: Yes. When Caitanya Mahaprabhu was passing through the forest of Jharikhanda, in central India, the, all the animals joined with Him. Of course, He’s Krsna Himself. But if one becomes purified, there is no question that… All animals, living entities, would join in sankirtana movement. There is evidence. ———————————————–