Feb 222017
 

Along with attracting young people to Krsna consciousness, the enthusiastic chanters, now comprising Bali-mardana, Upendra, Bill and sometimes a few hangers-on, also inevitably attracted the attention of the police. As the devotees drew bigger crowds, the police became more disturbed. First came the warnings. “Don’t you know it is illegal to chant on the street?” […more]

Feb 222017
 

Willy Pfandtner, a tall thin Swede with long blonde hair and a Viking moustache, was walking through Kings Cross late on Easter Friday night, when he saw a big crowd next to the El Alamein fountain. As he walked closer, he heard the chanting more clearly, and immediately recognised the words. Willy: My friend, Jorgen Sundvall, and […more]

Feb 212017
 

To go the Moon planet’s heavenly dominion you must be qualified with pious activities, no mechanical means can enter the Moon’s heavenly kingdom Srila Prabhupasa – “Big, big asuras like Ravana, he also wanted to be happy himself and others by material adjustment. He proposed that ‘There is no need of acting piously to go […more]

Feb 212017
 

  By His Divine Grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Śrīmad Bhāgavatam Canto 5 Chapter 23 Text 1 to Text 9 This chapter describes how all the planetary systems take shelter of the polestar, Dhruvaloka. It also describes the totality of these planetary systems to be Śiśumāra, another expansion of the external body of the Supreme […more]

Feb 212017
 

Śrī Śrī Utkalika Vallari – verse 13 gopendra-mitra-tanayā dhruva dhairya sindhu pāna-kriya kalasa-sambhava veṇu nādam vidyā mahiṣṭha mahatī mahanīya gāna sammohitākhila vimohana hṛt kuraṅgām O Kṛṣṇa! The sound of Your flute is drinking the ocean of patience of the daughter of king Vṛṣabhānu (the friend of the cowherdking Nanda)! O Rādhe! You enchant the deer-like heart […more]

Feb 212017
 

Bill was regularly helping Upendra in the kitchen and would delight in hearing him speak of the early days of Krsna consciousness in America. As Upendra busied himself stirring pots of vegetables and preparing a variety of savoury items, Bill would roll “Simply Wonderfuls” — confections as Srila Prabhupada said; made from sugar, butter and […more]

Feb 212017
 

“Today is the incarnation day of Lord Krsna’s appearing as the Boar. He lifted the world when it was submerged within the water of Garbhodaka Ocean. The universe which we are seeing, it is only half. The other half is filled with water, and in that water Garbhodakasayi Visnu is lying. “So, one demon, Hiranyaksa, […more]

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Feb 202017
 

  The following is an excerpt of the 10th Canto of Srimad-Bhagavatam wherein there are many answers to the following questions: #61623; How can the Lord perform activities that appear mundane to some individuals? #61623; What is the potency of hearing the exalted pastimes of the Supreme Personality of Godhead? #61623; How can the disease […more]