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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 42 weeks 1 day ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed; works best with Firefox or Explorer) Two of the top difficult things to understand—out of many—for new readers of Bhagavad gita are the personhood of Krishna, and his Universal Form. Of course they are related, since Krishna reveals that the Universal Form comes from him, and is a manifestation of his energy as the material world. In particular this display of the Universal Form (there are others), though inspiring to show the...
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  • vegavati's picture
    Posted: 43 weeks 2 hours ago
    Author: Vegavati
    One thing about working at Krishna.com, you never know who’s going to show up. I was going over the day’s accounting tasks one day recently, and came upon a name that sounded so familiar to me. It was the same name as the person who had first introduced me to Krishna consciousness in a serious way, over 40 years ago, in San Jose. I had heard of Krishna before that; had heard and later sung along with the Hare Krishna mantra as it was incorporated in the rock musical, “Hair,” and had even bought...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 43 weeks 21 hours 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. Let’s return to an issue that we dealt with back in April, when I asked you all a question about belief. The question dealt with what it means that we may believe differently...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 43 weeks 1 day ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed; works best with Firefox or Explorer) Two days after my birthday was my fathers’, or June 24th. This year I wanted to share some snapshots in my relationship with him, in the hope that it might be useful to you in our journey of self-exploration, using that as a balanced platform for spiritual practice. Dear reader, I am indebted to you for taking the time to read this, and to think about your own relationship with your parents...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 43 weeks 6 days ago
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed; works best with Firefox or Explorer) Are you ready to be free (?) it doesn’t mean being a tree— you laugh, but our body is the same— we’re forced to choose survival, for the tree, growing to the light thinking that this is life’s purpose, and we’re forced to be human identifying with race, gender, age mental likes and dislikes—physicality. If we could only realize our self the simple truth of spiritual existence not defending...
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