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The Bhagavata and Bhaktivinoda
September 22, 2018 – 12:33 am | 88 Comments
The Bhagavata and Bhaktivinoda

Bhaktivinoda sought to revive and continue that tradition of enlightened reform exemplified by Caitanya, whose message of bhakti to Krishna challenged caste barriers and brought the Bhagavatam forward as the “ripened fruit of the tree of Vedic knowledge.”

Sri Jiva Goswami: The Greatest Scholar of Gaudiya Vaisnavism
September 20, 2018 – 12:33 am | 2 Comments
Sri Jiva Goswami: The Greatest Scholar of Gaudiya Vaisnavism

Sri Caitanya flowed beautifully yet unapproachably like a great waterfall of love of Godhead. Sri Jiva made a lake out of his ecstasy in the form of Sat-sandarbha

Her Divine Appearance
September 16, 2018 – 12:33 am | One Comment
Her Divine Appearance

She first opened Her eyes and saw Krishna. This is lila: eternal incidents, events, repeated in a particular way a like drama.

Truth and Beauty
September 13, 2018 – 12:33 am | No Comment
Truth and Beauty

The quest for the beauty of the world no doubt must be balanced with the harsh truth—the knowledge—of its ephemeral nature. But there must be more to truth than this if it is to save us.

The Remnants of Srila Prabhupada
September 4, 2018 – 12:33 am | 5 Comments
The Remnants of Srila Prabhupada

Once the late Sripada B. S. Govinda Maharaja—spiritual heir to the Sri Caitanya Saraswata Math of Srila B. R. Sridhara Maharaja—said of the followers of Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Thakura, “We are all living on the remnants of Swami Maharaja.”

Srila Prabhupada’s Dedication and Empowerment
August 27, 2018 – 12:33 am | 23 Comments
Srila Prabhupada’s Dedication and Empowerment

Prabhupada’s empowerment in krsna-sakti was so extensive that Krishna nama would appear on the tongue of even those who simply saw one of his disciples.