Connecting Devotees Worldwide - In Service Of Srila Prabhupada
Hare Krishna. This is posted in reference to misunderstood assumptions that blame the wife for spousal abuse. "Blaming" is often a losers position and in the case off blaming an abused spouse, it is both unhealthy and wrong.
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 22, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Holi, or the Festival of Colors, which heralds spring and celebrates the pastimes of Lord Krishna and his eternal consort Srimati Radharani, was once an esoteric festival celebrated mainly in India.
But today, thanks to festivals like the one at the Hare Krishna temple in Utah, USA, it has become a phenomenon across the Western World.
The latest country to host the event is…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 22, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
(HH Srila Guru Prasad Swami, whom his disciples respectfully address as Srila Gurudeva or Srila Guru Maharaja, is one of the most outstanding preaching leaders…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 21, 2014 at 1:14pm — No Comments
(Devamrita Swami was born on October 16, 1950 in New York City. At the age of seventeen, he received a scholarship to Yale University and graduated in…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 21, 2014 at 12:50pm — No Comments
(HH Candramauli Swami, disciple of A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the founder of the Hare Krishna movement. Maharaja, who is based in Chicago and is an…Continue
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(Bir Krishna Goswami spent his childhood in Long Island, New York. As an academically gifted student at North Western University, he…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 21, 2014 at 10:29am — No Comments
(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 20 June 2014, Stockholm, Sweden, Caitanya Caritamrta Madhya 22.75)
I will tell you the story of André. Some of you may have heard it. There was a devotee in Holland who was always very eager to preach. He was the kind of person who was very friendly to everyone and with strangers, he would always be friendly. So, he was quite a bold preacher but he had one problem: with principle number four! That principle was…
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 21, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
By Dusyanta dasa
If this were a boxing contest in a fight between the two opponents “margarine” and “butter” it would not be a fair contest. It’s like trying to compare a little girl or boy fighting against Muhammad Ali. In this example “butter” is Muhammad Ali because butter is a natural food product. Not only is butter a natural food product but more importantly the body recognises butter when butter is ingested. Because margarine…
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 20, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
There is no question of darkness where there is light and Krishna Consciousness is the light that dispels the darkness of material sense enjoyment. Lecture, Ratha-yatra-San Francisco, June 27, 1971, Srila Prabhupada.
By H.D.G. Srila Prabhupada
Added by Shalabh Gupta on October 20, 2014 at 9:02am — No Comments
According to Bhavishya Puran (Pratisargparva – 1st Khand) following kings were present in the 1st day of 51st birthday of Brahma (Vaivaswat manu, 28th Chaturyug)
Added by Somendranatha Das on October 18, 2014 at 2:33pm — No Comments
can be avoided by Chanting.
The root cause of sorrow is our attachment to various objects.
we develop love for God
and our attachment to material objects reduces,
and sorrow disappears.
Have you experienced the benefits of chanting…Continue
Added by MANISH CHAUDHARY on October 18, 2014 at 11:53am — No Comments
(Sivarama Swami was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1949. His family immigrated to Canada where some years later in 1970 he first came in contact with Srila…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 17, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
(As he was coming from a traditional Indian family, thee was some initial resistance. However, Maharaj not just made them favorable but transformed his entire village…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 17, 2014 at 5:48pm — No Comments
(HH Romapada Swami Maharaja is a disciple of ISKCON Founder Acarya His Divine Grace AC Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. He was first introduced to this movement of Krsna consciousness when he was a college student more…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 17, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
(HG Chaitanya Charan Prabhu is a celibate spiritual teacher (brahmachari) at ISKCON, Pune. He has done his Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering from the Govt College of Engg, Pune.)…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 17, 2014 at 5:27pm — No Comments
prakrtim purusam caiva
viddhy anadi ubhav api
vikarams ca gunams caiva
Added by Rohit Kharwal on October 17, 2014 at 2:20pm — No Comments
We happily welcome this most miraculous month of Kartik! As was announced by HG Radha Jivana Prabhu, the TOVP fundraising team prepared lamps for offering to the Lord on behalf of the Golden Brick donors.
We made list with around 700 donor’s names and are expecting this to increase. Our two cheerful sisters, Mitra Vrinda Devi Dasi and Nirguna Devi Dasi, who restlessly accept and fix all donations according to…Continue
Added by ISKCON desire tree network on October 16, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
iti ksetram tatha jnanam
jneyam coktam samasatah
mad-bhakta etad vijnaya
Added by Rohit Kharwal on October 16, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
16th October, 2014. Gurgaon
My mind was in an agitated state since last almost one week. It was mostly do with some glaring shortcomings which manifested out from my heart most glaringly during this most holy month of Kartika. Seeing all these anarthas inside my heart first shook me as I thought I had left them for…Continue
Added by Giriraj Das on October 16, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
jyotisam api taj jyotis
tamasah param ucyate
jnanam jneyam jnana-gamyam
hrdi sarvasya visthitam
Added by Rohit Kharwal on October 15, 2014 at 2:38pm — No Comments