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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 2 years 40 weeks ago
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed) After the last two blogs, while further thinking about the topic of associating with advanced devotees, I also thought about other ways we can make connection to spirituality, since even those who are blessed to hear from and serve devotees of high spiritual standing don’t usually have that opportunity perpetually. In their absence, we can also serve the instructions of our guru, or someone who inspires us spiritually (a sadhu...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 2 years 40 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    I had a kitchen conversation with my daughter Jahnavi the other day. The next day she sent me a piece she’d written. Day after that it was published on a popular yoga website. Clever girl. http://www.elephantjournal.com/2012/02/seeker-or-student/   And thanks to Braja Sorensen and her enthusiasm for writers and writing: http://lostandfoundinindia.blogspot.com/2012/01/welcome-to-mayapur.html
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 2 years 40 weeks ago
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed) From a spiritual perspective “luck,” or good fortune, means having association with saintly persons. Even more fortunate is to have spiritual adepts who are genuinely and specifically interested in our progress in bhakti, and can give us unique guidance suited to our natures and circumstances. The opposite is also true: to be bereft of saintly persons in our life is most unfortunate. Why? This is accurate because to...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 2 years 41 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    After people have read one of Srila Prabhupada’s books, and if they want to know more, their first question is often something like this: “How can I find out more about all this? Do you have any meetings in my town?” or “Are there any other Krishna people living near me?” That was my first eager question at the age of 16 when I received a Back to Godhead magazine in the streets of Nottingham, England. If you’re not English but you’ve heard the name of Nottingham before, the answer to your...
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    Posted: 2 years 41 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    After people have read one of Srila Prabhupada’s books, and if they want to know more, their first question is often something like this: “How can I find out more about all this? Do you have any meetings in my town?” or “Are there any other Krishna people living near me?” That was my first eager question at the age of 16 when I received a Back to Godhead magazine in the streets of Nottingham, England. If you’re not English but you’ve heard the name of Nottingham before, the answer to your...
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