Sep 282016
5 Things to do Everyday for Happiness

The ancient teachings of the Vedas say there are 5 things humans can do everyday to be happy. We would say that these are directly connected to an effective spiritual practice.  If we understand that life is meant for self-realization then the following 5 support and help us achieve that goal, while being happy along […more]

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Sep 282016
Contentment, Compassion, and the God Connection

True spirituality teaches one how to live a dutiful life of contentment and true compassion. Contentment comes from sincere service to God and all living beings. True compassion is to engage a living being in the service of the Lord so that that living being can find contentment. Contentment is the foundation of real happiness […more]

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Sep 272016
The Wrongs of Being Right By Sutapa Das

We are surrounded by imperfection. Sages rubber-stamp the world as an ocean of faults, where hypocrisy hits an all-time high. In this climate, you don’t have to look far to catch someone doing something amiss, though they’re often completely oblivious to it! I guess it’s difficult to see the picture when you are inside the […more]

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Sep 272016
A Divine Elixir by Giriraj Swami

It is said that wherever Lord Rama’s glories are chanted, Hanuman goes to that place. Yesterday after Deity greeting I was chanting in my quarters in Dallas when I received a text message saying, “Chitralekha is speaking about Srila Prabhupada now.” I immediately left for the temple room, remembering Hanuman: Even though I am like […more]

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Sep 272016
Ramayana Musical Premiers at West Liberty University

A two-and-a-half hour musical production of India’s ancient epic the Ramayana entitled “Ramayana: Past in Present” premiered from August 25th to 28th in the Kelley Theater at West Liberty University, West Virginia, USA. Opening on Janmastami night with an auspicious 108 people in the audience, the musical carried students and faculty into a whole new world of […more]

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Sep 242016
New Arrivals on Google Play Store: Mothers and Masters / आज की नारी कर की संस्कृति

Dear Devotees, Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. The following devotional books are a new addition to Google Play Books which is available for all Android users. Kindly download the Google Play Books app from Play Store and access these books. यह पुस्तक हिंदी भाषा में भी उपलब्ध है | गूगल […more]

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Sep 242016
It's Now Time to Enquire

Atheists write volumes of books explaining how or why God does not exist. But they cannot even explain why or how things that they believe exist exist; unless of course you consider chance as a logical, reasonable, and convincing explanation. Due to some reason the atheists have got estranged from God. So much so that […more]

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Sep 232016
Researchers get closer to Varnashrama dharma concept

A recently published news story quickly caught my attention. It suggested that there are principally four types of personalities. After carrying out a research project of its own style, researchers in Spain have concluded that the four distinct personality types are: Optimistic, Pessimistic, Envious, and Trusting. They also suggested there is a fifth one but the computer […more]

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Sep 222016
Increasing a Student’s Desire to Serve Krishna By Bhurijana dasa

Discipline methods should be in harmony with our educational goals. And what is the goal of gurukula education? Many devotees have proposed their own objectives. Here are a few: to produce moral citizens, to produce “not hippies,” to produce productive members of the outside society who can maintain devotional principles, to produce book distributors, to […more]

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