Devotee: Can we request Krsna to force us to surrender to Him, due to our conditioning?
Prabhupada: Yes, you can request Him. And He sometimes forces. He puts you in such circumstances that you have no other way than to surrender to Krsna. Yes. That is special favor. That is special favor.
Lecture-Day after Sri Gaura-Purnima -- Hawaii, March 5, 1969