Sep 262016
 
Teaching and Disciplining in the Modes of Material Nature

By Bhurijana dasa According to the Bhagavad-gita, one’s activities can either be in goodness, passion, or ignorance. There is no being existing, either here or among the demigods in the higher planetary systems, which is freed from these three modes born of material nature. Bg. 18.40 Teachers will be affected by the modes of nature. […more]

Sep 262016
 
Pili Pokhar Pastime

By Varsana Swami Creation of Navadvipa Dhama So in a discussion between Parvati and Lord Shiva on the creation of Navadvipa Dhama, Mahadeva explained that Srimati Radharani manifests Navadvipa Dhama  as Her masterpiece of creative art work to lure Krsna back from a competitor.  Of course, transcendental competition is different than anything in this world.  […more]

Sep 262016
 

By Girish Sarin Each single verse of Srimad-Bhagavatam tastes like transcendental condensed milk of a Surabhi cow mixed with kesar, simply delicious and a nectar most satisfying to even conditioned souls (although it is meant to be tasted by paramhansas – liberated souls).  No wonder that, along with Bhagavad-gita, Srimad-Bhagavatam is the specific scripture meant for kali-yuga. I am […more]

Sep 252016
 
Jagannath Ratha Yatra in Jember, Probolinggo, and Bandar Lampung, Indonesia By Hari Narayana Das

Always Engage in Lord’s devotional service is the prayer of every devotee utter to the Lord. In every circumstance, devotees beg that they could serve the Lord. As Srila Prabhupada mention in his letter that “Simply pray to Krsna that you may be able by His grace to serve Him nicely. Our prayer of the […more]

 Posted by on 25 September 2016 at 21:08:00 AST
Sep 252016
 

1. Arunodaya-Kirtan Songs to be Sung at Dawn
—2 songs— Song 1 Song 1 (1) udilo aruna puraba-bhage,
dwija-mani gora amani jage,
bhakata-samuha loiya sathe,
gela nagara-braje 1) When the eastern horizon became tinged with the redness that heralds the rising of the sun, the jewel among the twice-born brahmanas, Lord Gaurasundara, immediately awakened. Taking all His devotees with […more]

Sep 252016
 

Eight Prayers Glorifying Sri Gokulananda-Govindadeva   1          koti-kandarpa-santarpa-vidhvamsana- sviya-rupamrtaplavita-ksma-tala bhakta-lokeksanam saksanam tarsayan gokulananda-govinda tubhyam namah   Flooding the world with the nectar of Your handsomeness, a million times You drown the happinesses of material love and at every moment increase the devotees thirst to see You with their eyes.  O Govinda, O Gokulananda, I bow […more]

Sep 252016
 
Si Dios creó todo, ¿quién creó a Dios?

Chaitanya-charana Dasa Hagamos tres observaciones. Una vez, cuando una niña leyó una novela romántica por primera vez en su vida, al darse cuenta que el romance tenía un autor, quiso saber dónde se encontraba este en la historia. La pregunta «Si Dios creó todo, ¿quién creó a Dios?» es algo similar. Obviamente, la respuesta es […more]

 Posted by on 25 September 2016 at 05:00:05 AST
Sep 252016
 
Cuando Dios adviene, por Ravindra Svarupa Dasa

En todo el mundo podemos encontrar el tipo de literatura llamada “escritura”. Estas obras nos cuentan un tipo particular de historia. Nos cuentan aquellas ocasiones extraordinarias en las que el divino penetró nuestro mundo, y en las que nuestros reducidos tiempo y espacio abrigaron, durante un tiempo, lo eterno e infinito. Los testigos de estas […more]

 Posted by on 25 September 2016 at 05:00:01 AST