Dec 042016
 

We must have some moods at the time of arati. It should not be performed without mood. When you are making an offering, you will also have to have mood. It may be the mood of Yasoda Ma, who is offering everything to Krsna and then distributing to all others. Or, if your svarupa (constitutional […more]

Dec 042016
 

An article by HG Rambhoru devi dasi, a senior disciple of HDG Srila Prabhupada: ¨Srila Prabhupada wanted the women in his movement to cover their bodies in a chaste way. Although in the beginning, while living in the temple, most ladies wore long skirts and blouses, his instruction was that the *BREASTS SHOULD BE COVERED […more]

Dec 042016
 

Even people who do not like us and want to suppress the movement are also somehow or other chanting Hare Krishna. They say, “The Hare Krishna people should be chastised.” Such foolish people do not realize the true value of this movement, but the mere fact that they want to criticize it gives them a […more]

Dec 042016
 

Dandavats pranama. All glories to Sri Guru and Gauranga. The Glories of Srimati Gangamata Gosvamini There was a beautiful girl in East Bengal named Saci devi, and she was the daughter of the King of Putiya. From the beginning of her life she heard about Lord Krsna, and from that time onward she gave her […more]

Dec 042016
 

A Little Girl Who Emptied Her Piggybank for a Krsna Book. Pravin Wakle Prabhu and his team of young Youth Forum devotees at ISKCON Chowpatty very enthusiastically distribute books after work. Pravin works at a software firm in Lower Parel. After work he and his devotee friends put up stalls at either D-mart or at […more]

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Dec 042016
 
Humility Means No Resistance

By Mahatma Das Humility Means No Resistance The third verse of the Siksastakam is trnad api sunicena – “one should be humbler than a blade of grass.” You may wonder, “How can I be humbler than a blade of grass?” Let’s look at one way this is possible. May you always think of Krsna. Mahatma Das Do Not Resist […more]

Dec 032016
 
Krishna est première classe et son dévot est aussi première classe

Srimad-Bhagavatan 1.7.47-48 — Vrndavana, 6 octobre 1976 C’est l’attitude du Vaisnava. Para-duhkha-duhkhī. Le Vaisnava est para-duhkha-duhkhī. C’est la qualification du Vaisnava. Il ne se soucie pas de ses propres angoisses personnelles. Mais il, un Vaisnava devient blessé, affligé, quand les autres souffrent. C’est ça un Vaisnava. Prahlada Maharaja dit: naivodvije para duratyaya-vaitaraṇyās tvad-vīrya-gāyana-mahāmṛta-magna-cittaḥ śoce tato […more]

Dec 032016
 
Lisez et vous comprendrez

New York, 14 juillet 1976 Journaliste: Pouvez-vous m’en dire un peu plus sur votre parcours, quand vous étiez jeune, quels types de choses faisiez-vous, et ce… Prabhupāda: Pourquoi dois-je vous le dire? Journaliste: Excusez-moi? Prabhupāda: Pourquoi dois-je vous le dire? Journaliste: Si vous le souhaitez. Prabhupāda: Pourquoi dois-je souhaiter? Journaliste: Eh bien, les journalistes doivent […more]

Dec 032016
 
Nous pouvons pousser ce mouvement vigoureusement tant que nous restons dévot

Conversation — Washington, D.C., 6 juillet 1976 Prabhupāda: En Inde, nous avons reçu tant de terres. Mais nous n’avons pas d’hommes pour les gérer. Svarupa Damodara: J’ai aussi reçu une lettre de Manipur. Ce membre à vie, Kulavida Singh, il était concerné sur le fait que les jeunes gens abandonne à présent la pensée religieuse, […more]