On the Question of Initiation in a bona fide Vaishnava Sampraday

There is an interesting question: enlightenment according to family and disciplic succession.

In Srimad Bhagavatam, Ca 5, Ch 10 Text 16,http://srimadbhagavatam.com/5/10/16/en   Srila Prabhupada comments on two types of enlightements: [1] according to dynasty and [2] other according to disciplic succession :-
There are two types of families — one according to dynasty and the other according to disciplic succession. In either way, one can be enlightened. The word śuklaḥ refers to a person in the mode of goodness. If one wants to receive spiritual knowledge, he must approach a bona fide brāhmaṇa-guru, either in the disciplic succession or in a family of learned brāhmaṇas.
Being born in a pure Vaishnava family, Kanyakubja Brahmin, my initiation was conducted in a bona fide Vaishnava Sri Sampradaya at the age of 16. My deeksha Guru’s name is Pundit Lakshmi Narayan Mishra, and he explained me so much during the process of Deeksha that leads one to perfection and in today’s world almost impossible to follow.
(Virendra Kumar Misra was my karmi name- changed to spiritual name  Prayag Narayan Misra- chosen by my great grand father and my mother ). “das has been added first by my aunt, and later by me while preaching in line with teachings of Lord Chaitanya MahaPrabhu:” jiver svarup hoy Krishner nitya das !”
Srila Prabhupada founded  the International Society for Krishna Consciousness ( ISKCON) in New York. Mostly for westerners. In India, Prabhupada had formed a similar society in Jhansi, UP,  in 1952 which had only one initiated- the first disciple named Acharya Prabhakar Misra.  ( I will forward a book by Acharya Prabhakar Misra, as I have met with him last year  2012 ,in Delhi).
 
Srila Prabhupada never re- initiated an already initiated devotee again! As such, His Holiness Tamal Krishna Goswami never insisted in re-initiating me again while I was in Texas. He accepted my initiation in Sri Sampradaya, and accepted my services in PUBLIC RELATIONS, accepted me as a Brahmin and  emphasized that I follow four regulative principles and chant 16 rounds, observe Ekadashi and attend regularly Temple classes, such as Srimad Bhagavatam and Srimad Bhagvad-gita- besides home programs.
Further, in Srimad Bhagavatam, Ca 5, Ch 10 Text 16,http://srimadbhagavatam.com/5/10/16/en   Srila Prabhupada comments on two types of enlightements: [1] according to dynasty and [2] other according to disciplic succession :-
There are two types of families — one according to dynasty and the other according to disciplic succession. In either way, one can be enlightened. The word śuklaḥ refers to a person in the mode of goodness. If one wants to receive spiritual knowledge, he must approach a bona fide brāhmaṇa-guru, either in the disciplic succession or in a family of learned brāhmaṇas.
His Holiness Tamal Krishna Goswami, personal secretary to  His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada gave me Hari Naam in 1982 in Houston Texas and acted as Shiksha Guru from then onward until 1999 when I left Dallas, Texas, for good for Arizona.
 
Would neo-phytes still insist on my re-initiation??
Come on! 
If you are a Vaishnava, you must learn that all four bona fide Sampradayas respect and accept one another !
 
For the pleasure of Krishna, so many Senior Disciples of Srila Prabhupada have confirmed the same to me. I have conducted Hari Naam, Srimad Bhagavatam and Srimad Bhagvad-gita classes in past in India, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and here in USA. Most recently, ISKCON, Delhi in collaboration with the Institute for Science & Spirituality selected me as a Panel Member for an interactive discussion in the auditorium, ISKCON
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