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Sweta Ganguly: Through history we come to know that Vishnu is prior to Krishna; after all the scriptures inform us that He is the source of all creations, while Krishna descends to earth some 5000 years ago. In addition to these, Vishnu lives in regal opulence in Vaikuntha, evoking awe and reverence – as one would expect god- whereas Krishna appears as a cowherd boy in Vrindavana which shows sweetness and simplicity....
Jan 11, 2019 -- 567 views
Paramadyala Nityananda Das: When addressing a particular audience, we may feel there is justification for saying God is both Male and Female. But for a serious theological discussion, we must first agree on the definition of God....
Jan 11, 2019 -- 645 views
Dhamesvar Mahaprabhu Das: Krishna is surrounded by thousands of breath-takingly beautiful goddesses of fortune, so unless a devotee learns to respect all women as belonging to the Lord, then he cannot enter the spiritual world. Some may think that this means that one should only aim to become a brahmachari or sannyasi....
Jan 3, 2019 -- 634 views
Karnamrita Das: Three years ago during Thanksgiving we decided to have a day of japa as a way to show our gratitude for the holy name and those gurus who have given it to us....
Dec 11, 2018 -- 1,145 views
Devaki Devi Dasi: Using contraceptives or abortion is unacceptable within Krishna consciousness - these turn sex life into a sinful activity....
Nov 25, 2018 -- 915 views
Luke Vanderlinden: I have compiled this song from verses in the Garga Samhita for the pleasure of the Vaishnavas. It is from a rare series of verses spoken by none other than Srimati Radharani Herself....
Nov 20, 2018 -- 642 views
The newsletter aims to inform and inspire the local ISKCON community by reporting monthly activities, events, developments and news....
Nov 3, 2018 -- 545 views
Devaki Devi Dasi: A woman is meant to be the energy and inspiration to man. This is, in a nutshell, the beautiful role we women are meant to play-such a great responsibility! Srila Prabhupada very nicely explains this in the purport to Srimad-Bhagavatam 4.21.4: "When thus protected, women as a class remain an always auspicious source of energy to man."...
Sep 27, 2018 -- 885 views
Purushottam Nitai Das: Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura in Gitavali writes - radha-bhajane jadi mati nahi bhela/krsna-bhajana tava akarana gela. “If your desire for the worship of Srimati Radharani does not come about, then your so-called worship of Krsna is completely useless.”...
Sep 17, 2018 -- 660 views
Chayadevi: This summer the rains were abundant, and they brought lush grass for the cows. The cows were in heaven. This video was taken during the summer and features a two-year-old boy and his growing attraction for the cows. His name is Bhima....
Sep 14, 2018 -- 609 views
Yajna Murti das: So real child protection is to teach a child to be Krishna conscious. And how we inspire a child to be Krishna conscious?...
Sep 12, 2018 -- 613 views
Radha Mohan Das: This colourful presentation follows on from the others I made about astronomy in the Vedic-Hindu scriptures. This shows, in brief, that there are profound connections between Vedic astronomy, geometry, art and nature - - in the form of yantras and mandalas....
Sep 11, 2018 -- 580 views
Purushottam Nitai Das: There are millions of unfortunate souls who leave the abode of Krishna to pursue their personal ambitions....
Sep 4, 2018 -- 667 views
Jaya Nityananda Dasa: Often we hear people complaining about something, showing frustration at something, getting disappointed with someone and at the very worst, committing suicide or killing others. In simple words we see ‘cries’ all around....
Sep 3, 2018 -- 838 views
Abhaya Mudra Dasi: Now I am confused about my duty and have lost all composure because of weakness. In this condition I am asking You to tell me clearly what is best for me. Now I am Your disciple, and a soul surrendered unto You. Please instruct me....
Aug 27, 2018 -- 583 views
Devaki Devi Dasi: To transgress the recommendations of vaishnava etiquette always leads to disturbances, misunderstandings, conflicts and even fall-down. It contaminates our hearts and the atmosphere in our communities....
Aug 7, 2018 -- 661 views
Karnamrita Das: As I was about to embrace illusion, yet again, the kind Lord revealed a vision: On the road to me (Krishna) failure is the pillar of success. Why? Because you are on the path! You have once seen the error and terror of your worldly ways, calling out to me for help while drowning in miseries....
Jul 28, 2018 -- 639 views
Devaki Devi Dasi: Envy can manifest in constant and overly harsh correction of juniors. If we find ourselves very eager to take every opportunity to heavily correct others with harsh words, then we should be introspective and look within our hearts-maybe there is some envy mixed into our desire to offer correction....
Jul 20, 2018 -- 510 views
Sri Caitanya Candra Das: Later when the rescue mission was successful I was cogitating what should we learn from this event. I came up with some lessons a practitioner can learn through this incidence....
Jul 15, 2018 -- 539 views
Chandrashekhara acharya dasa: We hear from our vaishnava scriptures that in the spiritual world (or wherever and whenever Krishna displays His earthly pastimes), liberated souls occasionally compete with each other....
Jul 13, 2018 -- 471 views
Giriraj dasa: After reading my last post on ‘Other scriptures’ and devotees a kind-hearted vaishnava read me amazing lines, written by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura, on how a devotee should see different religions. ...
Jun 12, 2018 -- 803 views
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