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Service To Visnu And Vaisnava
April 24, 2017 – 2:19 am | No Comment
Service To Visnu And Vaisnava

Wherever we go, our only duty is to serve Visnu and Vaisnava. We do not have any other duty. Our life is only meant for serving Visnu and Vaisnava.

Holi and the Mormon Spring Break
April 20, 2017 – 12:33 am | 12 Comments
Holi and the Mormon Spring Break

Simply put, the organizers understand everyone at the Festival to be praising Krishna, while the majority of the Festival goers understand themselves to be at a fun dance party.

Shelter at Saragrahi Ashram
April 17, 2017 – 12:33 am | No Comment
Shelter at Saragrahi Ashram

Gaudiya Vaishnavism is not a religion. It is a lifestyle. Unlike other traditions, ours is one of ego effacement. It is a practical path where one gradually replaces one’s physical identity with a spiritually focused one.

Environmentalism, Prasada, and the Vaishnava
April 13, 2017 – 12:33 am | 2 Comments
Environmentalism, Prasada, and the Vaishnava

The first principle of exploitation begins from the urge for self preservation, and that means eating. We must adjust our dealings with the environment in this most primitive necessity. If we can accomplish that, we can almost solve the whole problem.

First Gaudiya Institution Organized by Female Devotees
April 10, 2017 – 12:33 am | 4 Comments
First Gaudiya Institution Organized by Female Devotees

This ashram is mainly run by the women sevaits and regular weekly classes are organized where women from various localities of Kolkata assemble to take a course on the teachings of Gaudiya Acharyas, The Gaudiya Philosophy and much more.

The Dalai Lama Visits Vrindavan
April 6, 2017 – 12:33 am | 8 Comments
The Dalai Lama Visits Vrindavan

Hinduism and Buddhism have many common features, especially in the practical basics of the inner-directed life of self-abnegation and meditation, spiritual discourse and promotion of the spiritual virtues.