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Kama Vijaya
November 16, 2015 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Kama Vijaya

A brief excerpt of a discourse given by Swami B. V. Tripurari explaining the observable symptoms of bhava.

Krishna Wants to Be Like You
September 5, 2015 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Krishna Wants to Be Like You

Swami B. V. Tripurari speaking on verse 4 of Visvanatha Chakravarti’s Gurvastakam in 2006.

Has science replaced religion?
June 25, 2015 – 4:12 am | 9 Comments
Has science replaced religion?

Swami B.V. Tripurari explains how religion and natural sciences function on different platforms and thus don’t exclude each other.

Is There More to Life than What I Can Perceive?
April 26, 2015 – 4:06 am | No Comment
Is There More to Life than What I Can Perceive?

Swami Tripurari passionately affirms that there is more to life than what meets the eye and the mind, thus concurring with all the sacred writings and saints of India.

Piplantri Village Plants 111 Trees For Each Girl Born
April 20, 2015 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Piplantri Village Plants 111 Trees For Each Girl Born

A village in India is making sure that both girls and trees grow up strong and healthy.

Proof of Krishna’s Existence: Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu
March 1, 2015 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Proof of Krishna’s Existence: Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu

In this video excerpt, Swami Tripurari elaborates on Sri Caitanya’s role in substantiating Krishna’s existence.

Are All Religions the Same?
December 29, 2014 – 4:15 am | No Comment
Are All Religions the Same?

Swami B.V. Tripurari highlights the fact that while there are differences between different religions, they also share many similarities.

The High Price of Materialism
December 25, 2014 – 4:36 am | No Comment
The High Price of Materialism

In this short animation, psychologist Tim Kasser discusses how America’s culture of consumerism undermines our well-being.

Iyengar’s Last Unreleased Interview
September 18, 2014 – 3:10 am | No Comment
Iyengar’s Last Unreleased Interview

B. K. S. Iyengar, the Indian yoga guru who founded the eponymous yoga style, died in August 2014 at the age of 95. In this interview recorded shortly before his death, Iyengar tells his fascinating story.

The Jewel in Your Heart
July 26, 2014 – 3:33 am | No Comment
The Jewel in Your Heart

Srila Bhakti Rakṣak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj explains the importance of preserving the gift one receives from Sri Guru.

Do Persons Have Souls?
May 20, 2013 – 4:56 pm | 3 Comments
Do Persons Have Souls?