Mar 302017
 

Srila Prabhupada said: “I take it for granted that you are one of the selected devotees of Lord Caitanya, and therefore from within your heart He has inspired you to go to such a distant place, leaving your parents and home, just to satisfy Krsna. This is the great transcendental adventure. Try your best, and […more]

Mar 302017
 
Matsya Jayanti

The story of Matsya Avatar is popular in puranic lore of this land. Avatar of Lord Vishnu Matsya is the first Avatar of Lord Vishnu in the form of a fish. The Matsya Avatar rescued King Satyavrath from a Pralaya, dissolution, when the whole world faced deluge. King Satyavrath and the Fish As per the Purana, […more]

Mar 302017
 
Matsya Avatar, the first Avatar of Vishnu

Matsya Avatar is the first Avatar of Divinity Vishnu. Matsya means a fish and Avatar means to descend. How did life descend on earth? Matsya, Fish, The first to Descend Evolution is known by the word Parinama in Samskrt, which means change. In India, the concept of evolution has been discussed in the sequence of Dasavatara of Vishnu, starting […more]

Mar 302017
 

Like Prabhupada’s original temple in New York, the Sydney temple at 118 Oxford Street, Paddington, was also a one-roomed shop-front on a heavily trafficked business thoroughfare. Paddington, a quaint old suburb, which took its name from the well-known London borough, lay 33 km south-east of downtown Sydney, and featured many Victorian-style colonial buildings, with their […more]

Mar 292017
 
Esta es la filosofía Vaisnava. Nosotros estamos tratando de ser sirvientes

Srimad Bhagavatan 1.2.30 — Vrndavana, 9 noviembre 1972 Entonces, Kṛṣṇa es vibhu; nosotros somos aṇu. Nunca se consideren igual a Kṛṣṇa. Ésa es una gran ofensa. A esto se le llama māyā. Ésa es la última trampa de māyā. De hecho, hemos venido a éste mundo material para volvernos uno con Kṛṣṇa. Pensamos que debemos […more]

Mar 292017
 
Las cuatro paredes oirán tu canto. Eso es suficiente. No te decepciones

Vrndavana, 7 noviembre 1972 Pradyumna: “Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī ha dado una definición de auspiciosidad. Él dice que auspiciosidad significa actividades beneficiosas para la gente de todo el mundo.” Prabhupāda: Sí. Así como éste movimiento para la consciencia de Kṛṣṇa: son actividades beneficiosas para las personas de todo el mundo. No es un movimiento sectario, no […more]

Mar 292017
 

Sunday, 9thMay 1971 For the residents of the Sydney temple, Srila Prabhupada’s arrival was a confused affair. An early telegram detailed Srila Prabhupada’s proposed visit to Sydney, via Malaysia. Only arrival dates and times needed to be confirmed.  As it turned out, Srila Prabhupada had arrived in Malaysia a little later than planned, and to […more]