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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 2 years 43 weeks ago
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed) Today, the sun didn’t rise I kept waiting, perplexed the wind howled rain came in sheets electric power failed no machines worked not even computers I lit candles the ancient technology altar Deities again illuminated “O Lord, what is going on?” Going upstairs, my wife vanished “Such things can’t be happening!” I felt afraid, uncertain putting on my rainsuit I noticed the falling temperature the front door flies open water...
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  • ISKCON Prison Ministry's picture
    Posted: 2 years 43 weeks ago
    Thankfulness By Bhakti-lata Dasi Sometimes, devotees ask me if the inmates are grateful for the support IPM provides to them. You can find this answer loud and clear, in the quotes below: “ Hare Krsna. Please accept my humblest obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Once again I am humbled by your gift. My appreciation is seated deep within. I really am at a loss for words. Every day the Lord blesses me in so many ways. I devour all reading material. If I’m not at my job, which...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 2 years 43 weeks ago
    The concept of service is an important one since it involves the true constitution of souls in relationship to God. It is the natural religion of the soul, so to speak, and as I have mentioned previously, it is observable in every person to varying degrees. This topic needs to be thought about from many angles of vision, and thus yet another blog. As so often happens, the last part in this series on service, is what first inspired me to write about it, namely some of my early misconceptions...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 2 years 44 weeks ago
    Dallas Morning News, Each week we will post a question to a panel of about two dozen clergy, laity and theologians, all of whom are based in Texas or are from Texas. They will chime in with their responses to the question of the week. And you, readers, will be able to respond to their answers through the comment box. The three Abrahamic faiths are known for being monotheistic religions. They worship one Deity, even though they may leave room for several concepts of the Divine. For example,...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 2 years 44 weeks ago
    Today marks 46 years since Prabhupada’s arrival in America as emissary of Shri Chaitanya foretold by his chart at birth he would travel overseas to establish 108 temples. Studying his life reveals a lifetime of preparation kindling his fire of devotion realization of the scriptures practical knowledge with purity compassionate perseverance to save us. The prediction of Shri Chaitanya that Krishna’s holy name would spread to every town throughout the world was thought by some to be metaphor but...
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