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Thought Of The Day

Prabhupada: That is life. This artificial life is no life. Bhaktivinoda Thakura has described this modern civilization of artificial life. So he says, jada vidya sab, mayara vaibhava. He declares all these artificial way of life, advancement of material civilization, means advancement of influence of maya. Jada vidya sab, mayara vaibhava. Expansion of the influence of maya. Then? What is the result? The result is anitya samsare, moho janmeiya. Jada vidya sab, mayar vaibhava, tomara bhajane…

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Added by Shalabh Gupta on July 28, 2014 at 9:27am — No Comments

Śrī Kṛishṇa Vilāpa Suktā by Rudra dāsa

Śrī Kṛishṇa Vilāpa Suktā

Quatrains Praising Lord Kṛishṇa

in the form of a Lament

 

My service for Thee lost its savor—

With chanting chores I have grown bored;

Unless Thou showest me Thy favor,

How will I fitly love Thee, Lord?

 

Although Thou art this…

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Added by Rudra Dasa on July 28, 2014 at 8:06am — No Comments

Śrī Kṛishṇāshṭakam by Rudra dāsa

Śrī Kṛishṇāshṭakam

Octet to our Lord Kṛishṇa

 

(1) Hail Kṛishṇa, skin blue-black as lodestone, all-attractive Lord,

Of Whom the million milkmaids of Vrindāvan are enamored,

One Whom the sixteen thousand queens of Dvārakā adored;

For Whom we numberless devotees’ drums & chants have clamored!…

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Added by Rudra Dasa on July 26, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

क्या हम खाली हाथ आये थे ? क्या हम खाली हाथ जायेंगे ?

Hare Krsna,

Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada & Srila Gopal Krishna Maharaj.

क्या हम खाली हाथ आये थे ? क्या हम खाली हाथ जायेंगे?

मैंने और शायद आपने भी प्रचलित गीता सार में पढ  होगा कि हम खाली…

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Added by Sri Bhagwan Das on July 26, 2014 at 12:38pm — No Comments


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Free ebooks from bbtmedia.com now closing

BBT Media

Dear Devotees,

Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada.

For the past couple of years, the North European BBT has been busy converting its library into quality ebooks in all current formats. Near the end of 2011 we announced that devotees could download Prabhupada's books for free from our website,…

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Added by ISKCON desire tree network on July 25, 2014 at 4:03pm — No Comments


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Srimad Bhagavatam Class (05.19.22)

Lecture on Srimad Bhagavatam Class (05.19.22) by HG Jananivas Prabhu

(HG Jananivas Prabhu, the head pujari of Mayapur and the most senior and respected pujari in ISKCON. On order of Srila Prabhupada, he shifted to Mayapur and took up the seva of being a pujari.)…

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Added by ISKCON desire tree network on July 25, 2014 at 2:57pm — No Comments


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Krishna Consciousness is Problem Solving and Problematic

Lecture on Krishna Consciousness is Problem Solving and Problematic by HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami on 16 June 2014 at New Jersey



(His Holiness Bhakti Vikasa Swami appeared in this world in 1957 in England. He joined the International Society for Krishna…

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Added by ISKCON desire tree network on July 25, 2014 at 2:43pm — No Comments


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Temporary Relief

Lecture on Temporary Relief by HH Niranjana Swami on 19 July 2014 at Tiraspol

(The management and spiritual leadership experience Niranjana Swami gained during his tenure as president of ISKCON Boston from 1979 to 1983, and his service as regional secretary of New England in 1984, readied him for his GBC appointment in…

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Added by ISKCON desire tree network on July 25, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments


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Duties of A Devotee

Lecture on Duties of A Devotee by HH Prahladananda Swami on 18 July 2014 in bulgaria

(HH Prahladananda Swami was born in 1949, in Buffallo, New York. He studied at the University of Buffalo, where he received a full scholarship. In January 1969 he joined ISKCON and received both initiations that year…

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भक्तों की प्रार्थनाएँ

Hare Krsna,

Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada & Srila Gopal Krishna Maharaj.

                                                        भक्तों की प्रार्थनाएँ

चैतन्य महाप्रभु की प्रार्थना: हे परम शक्तिमान भगवान !  मै न तो धन संग्रह करना चाहता हूँ, न…

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Added by Sri Bhagwan Das on July 25, 2014 at 12:33pm — No Comments

Why do we only worship Krishna in ISKCON and exclude all demigod worship ?

Hare Krishna.

25th July, 2014. Gurgaon.

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As I read Srila Prabhupada’s book a little more carefully now, I marvel at the depth of his writings and realise the amount of gems scattered in every single page of his translations and commentaries. This inspires me to write more about them rather than…

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Added by Giriraj Das on July 25, 2014 at 12:16pm — 2 Comments

Bhagavad-gita As It Is - Bg. 11.31

TEXT 31

akhyahi me ko bhavan ugra-rupo

namo 'stu te deva-vara prasida

vijnatum icchami bhavantam adyam

na hi prajanami tava pravrttim

 …

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Added by Rohit Kharwal on July 25, 2014 at 12:02pm — No Comments


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Thought Of The Day

Real knowledge is expounded in Bhagavad-gita: “Just become Krishna conscious. Just worship Krishna and become a devotee of Krishna.” Srimad Bhagavatam 3.24.18, Srila Prabhupada

 

By H.D.G. Srila Prabhupada

Added by Shalabh Gupta on July 25, 2014 at 8:44am — No Comments


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Right Time for Everything

Lecture on Right Time for Everything by HG Urmila Mataji on 02 July 2014 at Soho Street

(HG Urmila Mataji has mainly served ISKCON since 1973 till the present time as book distributor, assistant secretary for the BBT, pujari, temple cook, actress, writer, traveling preacher, editor of BTG since…

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Is relationship with Krishna is decided by Krishna

Lecture on Is relationship with Krishna is decided by Krishna by HH Bhakti Charu Swami on 03 Mar 2007 at ISKCON Ujjain

(Bhakti Charu Swami is from a Bengali family and spent most of his early childhood in urban Kolkata. He met with Srila Prabhupada at the end of 1976…

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Who is Really Krishna's Mother

Lecture on Who is Really Krishna's Mother by HG Madhavananda Prabhu on 01 June 2014 at Johannesburg

(Madhavananda Das, joined ISKCON in Los Angeles in 1982. He moved to Bhubaneswar Orissa in 1993 where he has been living since. He was instructed by Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Swami Maharaj to…

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Why Krishna West Cannot Work

Lecture on Why Krishna West Cannot Work by HH Bhakti Vikasa Swami on 23 May 2014 at San Diego



(His Holiness Bhakti Vikasa Swami appeared in this world in 1957 in England. He joined the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in London in 1975 and was initiated in that…

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Added by ISKCON desire tree network on July 24, 2014 at 10:06pm — No Comments

Beware of Milk Chocolate!!

Dear All Devotees,

Please accept my humble obeisances

Please refer to the link below..it shows how cows are being ill-treated in the dairy farms of Cadbury and other chocolate industry.Please forward this to all your friends,relatives and colleagues so that at least on humanitarian grounds let them contribute their share in stopping such violence against mother cow.…

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Added by Sangeetha Vaidyanathan on July 24, 2014 at 7:42pm — No Comments

Bhagavad-gita As It Is - Bg. 11.30

TEXT 30

lelihyase grasamanah samantal

lokan samagran vadanair jvaladbhih

tejobhir apurya jagat samagram

bhasas tavograh pratapanti visno

 …

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Added by Rohit Kharwal on July 24, 2014 at 1:49pm — No Comments

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