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Dutifully Maintaining Srila Prabhupada’s Legacy
November 11, 2018 – 12:33 am | One Comment
Dutifully Maintaining Srila Prabhupada’s Legacy

Our Srila Prabhupada wanted every one of his disciples to step up and become Bhaktivedanta.

Madhvacarya and Sri Caitanya
October 18, 2018 – 12:33 am | 15 Comments
Madhvacarya and Sri Caitanya

Although the Gaudiya sampradaya is formally connected with that of Sri Madhvacarya, the two differ in substance. But this does not mean that either needs to disrespect the other.

Why Does God Create the World?
October 15, 2018 – 12:33 am | No Comment
Why Does God Create the World?

Bhagavan did not make the jiva conditioned. He is only trying to help the beginningless conditioned soul to get out of the conditioning. And that is his bliss.

Try to Meet Krishna
October 8, 2018 – 12:33 am | 2 Comments
Try to Meet Krishna

Having not met Krishna, how do I better give my heart to my sadhana in hopes of meeting Krishna and at the same time overcome the whims of my senses, mind, and intelligence?

I Am Being Written
October 4, 2018 – 12:33 am | 5 Comments
I Am Being Written

Day by day, as we try to live a life of devotion, we find that something begins to change. We find that within the loving sacrifice of service to Krishna, a new self begins to emerge—an inherently kind, joyful self. In the world of spiritual practice, we are created through service and sacrifice. Here, devotion is the most creative act.

Srila Prabhupada: Saktyavesa and Sakhya-rasa
October 1, 2018 – 12:33 am | 67 Comments
Srila Prabhupada: Saktyavesa and Sakhya-rasa

“After performing this service, he aspires after a life in the cow-keeping lila of Krishna, and he is appreciating that sort of friendly service of Krishna very much from the core of his heart, his aspiration after finishing his worldly preaching campaign.”