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Parakiya Bhajan
March 11, 2019 – 1:01 am | One Comment
Parakiya Bhajan

To break the law should be the main characteristic of a Rupanuga Vaishnava. What I have conceived about this parakiya principle is important. I have thought it out in a particular way.

Are Shiva and Vishnu One or Different?
March 4, 2019 – 1:30 am | 8 Comments
Are Shiva and Vishnu One or Different?

Visvanatha Cakravarti explains the aparadha of differentiating between Siva and Vishnu.

Creating Cohesion between Spiritual Practice and Family Life: From Time-outs to Time-ins
February 28, 2019 – 1:30 am | 3 Comments
Creating Cohesion between Spiritual Practice and Family Life: From Time-outs to Time-ins

Eventually, I started to understand that sadhana and parenting have a symbiotic relationship. The more of my heart I gave to my family, the more I could give my heart to my practice and which in turn allowed me to be increasingly loving and kind to my wife and children.

Glimpses of the Bhagavatam with Swami Padmanabha – Part 1
February 25, 2019 – 1:33 am | No Comment
Glimpses of the Bhagavatam with Swami Padmanabha – Part 1

Swami Padmanabha gives an introductory discourse on the Srimad Bhavavatam.

From Emotion to Devotion
February 21, 2019 – 12:33 am | One Comment
From Emotion to Devotion

“I do not want to think of anything else, only your lotus feet.” This is devotion. A promotion from emotion to devotion comes in this way when we are in the proper line and have proper guidance.

Confronting the Culture of Death
February 18, 2019 – 12:30 am | 7 Comments
Confronting the Culture of Death

The issue before us is death. Not only our individual death, which is more imminent for some of us this morning than others, but our collective death. We have begun the sixth great mass extinction…