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Hare KrishnaI hope I'm not offending anyone by introducing this as a topic, but I'm really confused about this and not sure what to do and have not had time to ask anyone in my immediate network for…Continue
Haribol devotees, PAMHO Perhaps some of you could help me with this... I wrote a little scenario to illustrate the problem. Perhaps some of you can relate to this ;-): Maya: "Hey look! I have this…Continue
Haribol, PAMHO I have been reading Srila Praphupad's books for about two years now and mostly follow the four regulative principles. However, I find it hard to avoid committing sins when I am…Continue
Hare Krishna, PAMHOI have a dilemmaI was following all the regulative principles for a long time and I felt like I was moving in the right direction. Something happened though and I tripped up in my…Continue
My biggest obstical in spiritual growth so far has been the tendency to use certain substances to numb out or get high whenever life becomes uncomfortable. I simply cannot allow myself to feel pain, emptiness, depression, angst etc. without "using" something.
According to the laws of Karma, every action produces an equal and opposite reaction. This means that in the big picture (the really big picture), every experience of pleasure is balanced by and equal amount of…Continue
I tried something different with my japa today.
This is a very crude attempt to describe it verbally.
Up until now I have been trying to think about focussing on the sound of the mantra and not getting caught up in my thoughts.
Often it feels like a constant battle. The current of my thoughts and emotions carries me out of the present moment, until I realize I'm not in…Continue