Beans, Bullets, and Bhagavad-gitas
"Somebody was criticizing me that "Swamiji, you are introducing this Hare Kṛṣṇa movement. People are becoming coward. They simply chant Hare Kṛṣṇa." So I replied that "You will see the power of Hare Kṛṣṇa movement in due course of time." He required... Because there were two battles in India: the battle between Rāvaṇa and Rāma, Rāma-Rāvaṇa, the battle of Rāmāyaṇa; and another battle was Battle of Kurukṣetra. And in these two battles the hero…Continue
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SRI CAITANYA BHAGAVATA
Adi Lila Chapter 3.
1. Even before He took his birth, the Lord propagated the chanting of His holy name.
2. Streams of people went for their bath in the Ganga at the time of the eclipse and all the…
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Prabhu Nityananda, Shri Krsna Chaitanya
Aug 10, '07 CALGARY—
One day, our dear Nimai Pandita decided to take a stroll in Navadwipa. At this time in His pastimes, He was still living at home and involved in learning, teaching, and debate. In fact, His incredible scholarship was becoming well known throughout the entire…Continue
Humbler than a blade of grass...by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Goswami Thakura
Question 1: How can one hear harikathā in the association of devotees when one is residing far away from them?
Answer: In our maṭhas, harikathā is being delivered all the time and everyone there is engaged in hari-seva. It is our foremost duty that, by all means, we should associate with devotees whose life and soul is…Continue
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All glories to Srila Prabhupada, His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Srila Prabhupada, founder acarya of ISKCON, foremost Vaisnava…Continue
I had wanted to post more today, but life as always, has a way of interfering. Things are looking a little better KC wise in my area of Maya-world. I have maintained my japa and gayatri chanting, but little else has happened due to time constraints. I have several articles kicking around waiting to be published, but not enough time to get them typed out and coherent yet. Japa Japa Japa Japa. Japa is truly the lifeline. Let all else lack, but chant japa!!!!! Japa will keep that…Continue
Srila Jagannath Das Babji Samadhi Mandir, Navadwip, West Bengal
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Rinse and clean one cup dry whole chick peas, then soak overnight covered at least a couple of inches over their top, in water with some salt. When ready to start the next day, cook them in the same water for about an hour at low-medium heat in a deep pot, until soft. When they squash easily with a fork, they are cooked. Be sure to cook them until soft, not hard or firm. …Continue
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Lord Shiva has a very unique and significant position in the cosmic manifestation. In fact Lord Shiva is the most powerful, second only to Lord…Continue
Granting Perfect Love
Lord Siva eternally resides in Lord Krsna's abode, Vrndavana, where he manifests many forms to render devotional services to Him. The form of Gopisvara Mahadeva was manifested by Lord Krsna's desire. When Krsna desired to perform His rasa dance, Srimati Radhika, the embodiment of His pleasure potency, manifested from His left side…Continue
(7): No, but do we offer the prayer first to Śiva...?
Prabhupāda: That you do. There is no harm. Lord Śiva is also called Mahādeva. Amongst the demigods, he is the chief. So if you worship Lord Śiva... We…
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Sri Krishnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami has described in Sri Chaitanya Charitamrita that the first sprout of the desire tree of devotion was manifested in the person of Sri Madhavendra Puri, and that sprout developed into a sapling in the person of Sri Ishvara Puri. Then, in the person of…Continue
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