During Brahma's night, what happens to the living entities?
Q : It has been stated in Bhagavad Gita that once Brahma's night arrives, every living entity is annihilated and unmanifest, and thereafter they take rest in the body of Lord Vishnu.
After the living entities are unmanifest in the body of Lord Vishnu, do they live in their spiritual bodies, since they don’t have material bodies?
I assume that they live in their spiritual bodies, because all living entities are eternal, and if they don’t have a material body, still they must continue to exist, thus without being covered by this material body I assume that we become purely spiritual and live in our normal spiritual bodies.
I am finding this concept very difficult. Please be kind enough to guide me.
A: It is like they are asleep—as far as their conscious experience goes—as far as I can tell.
Their karma is remembered by Krishna and they get suitable bodies to continue to try to fulfill their material desires in the next creation.