Janmastami Well-wishes To All!
Today is a very sacred day in our line. Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu took sannyasa and began to search for his brother Visvarupa. While searching, on this day He found out that he was in Pandarapur, and that he had left his body. He had taken samadhi on the bank of the river Bhima. Then, on this…Continue
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“One night, Abhay had an unusual dream. Srila Bhaktisiddhanta appeared before him, beckoning. He was asking Abhay to leave home and take sannyasa. Abhay awoke in an intensely emotional state, “How horrible!” He thought. He knew it was not an ordinary dream, yet the request seemed so difficult and…Continue
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Sri Sacidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakura appeared in 1838 in a wealthy family in the Nadia district, West Bengal. He revealed that he is an eternal associate of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu by his extraordinary preaching activities and prolific writing. Living as a, mahabhagavata Vaisnava, he stayed in the grhasta ashram until the last few years of his life. Then he…Continue
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There are no indications that Gaudiya Vaisnavas perform any extra functions or austerities for this vrata.
The fourteenth day in the bright fortnight of the month of Bhadrapada is known as anantana vrata.The Lord Ananta Padmanabha is invoked in a pot filled with water and decorated with coconut and flowers. Special puja is…Continue
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Shri Haridas Thakur appeared in this world in the village of Buron, in the present district of Sat-kira, which was previously a sub-division of Khulna, Bangladesh. By this great fortune that land has been blessed, in that the chanting of the Holy Names of Hari-Naam Sankirtan, became revealed there. After remaining there for some time, he came to the banks of Ganga at Fulia, near…Continue
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Lord Vamanadeva appeared within this world from the womb of Aditi, the mother of the gods. He appeared at midday on the shravan-dvadasi, the 12th day of the lunar month of Shravan when the moon is waxing.
There are many lessons for Vaishnavas to learn from the narration of His activities, as found in the 8th canto, 18th chapter of the Bhagavat Purana…
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Appearing as the nephew of Shri Rupa and Sanatana Goswamis, Shri Jiva Goswami displayed all the charming features of a mahapurusa (divine person). He had…Continue
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In order to see Your face, Your eyes
In order to embrace You,
One must clean the surface
Of the heart's mirror with love.
One has to wash and be purified
From dirt and rust
Jalal al-Din (Celaladin) Muhammed Rumi (1207-73) Sufi poet
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pamho tamohara prabhu agtACBSP,
we sure to finish our spiritual business in this same lifetime by the causeless mercy of SRI SRI GURU GAURANGA,we got the chance to be manifested in saguna elements for a little while but so many so called devotees just spoiling it by doing the business of others living entities until they understand they did the wrong business
we don't care about the thousand and millions of fake designation (upadhi)who are like barking dogs but…Continue
(1) I offer pranama unto the haughty Sri Lalita-devi who engages in wiping away the glittering drops of perspiration from the lotus feet of Sri Radha and Madhava, who is perpetually immersed in the most elevated, intimate mellows of divine love, and who is the charming repository…Continue
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Sita Thakurani lived in Santipura as the eternal wife of Sri Advaita Acarya Prabhu. She was always absorbed in vatsalya-prema (paternal love) for Sri Gaurasundara. Just after Sri Caitanya's appearance, Sita Thakurani came to Mayapur. She brought a basket full of dresses, ornaments, silken children's clothes, jeweled necklaces, and tiger…Continue
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yat-pada-pallava-yugam vinidhaya kumbha-
dvandve pranama-samaye sa ganadhirajah
vighnan vihantum alam asya jagat-trayasya
govindam adi-purusam tam aham bhajami…
Graduate Degrees ; Associate in Bhakti Sastra, and Bhakti Sastri will be issued post haste, as previously promised, to all those who have paid the rather newish annual $20. site fees. Site fees may be paid via Paypal at left side front page.
Indicate preferred format; pocket size /wallet or certificate for framing. So far, George Pye, Dr. Ananta Sesa, and Trnikrta-trnavarta dasa, are on that list.
PS; Sorry for all the money-related site notifications lately,…Continue
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I just found out yet ANOTHER devotee marriage has blown up, due to abuse of the wife AND the children. I feel I must speak up. Prabhus, if you take on the responsibilities of a Grhastha, DO IT. Marriage is a PARTNERSHIP, not…Continue