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  • abrennan's picture
    Posted: 7 years 36 weeks ago
    Hare Krisna. The Krishna.com countdown to Sri Krishna Janmashtami has begun. Check it out here: 4-Day Countdown: Why Krishna Appears Humans (at least us reasonable ones) crave reasons: "Why did the chicken cross the road? Why is the sky blue? Why is there air?." Our questioning spirit manifests early: Time for bed, honey. Why? It's eight o'clock. Why do I have to go to bed at eight o'clock? Because I said so. Why? Because I'm your mother. Why? Because I gave birth to you. Why? Time for bed...
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    Posted: 7 years 36 weeks ago
    How to Celebrate Janmashtami * What is Janmashtami? * How is Janmashtami Celebrated? * How to Celebrate Janmashtami at Home * Celebrating Janmashtami with the Krishna.com/BTG Staff What is Janmashtami? Janmashtami commemorates the earthly appearance of Krishna, who is described in India’s sacred writings as God Himself. One of the biggest religious festivals in the world, it is celebrated by nine hundred and thirty million people around the world–and two million in the US...
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  • abrennan's picture
    Posted: 7 years 36 weeks ago
    This year let Krishna.com show you how to celebrate Janmashtami with your family by getting together in the kitchen to make delicious snacks. Kids of all ages will enjoy making these easy and fun recipes with the help of their parents, and everyone will learn how to offer them to Krishna. Kids like things that are easy to make and fun to eat. Don't try to get the children to make the whole meal the first time out. Let them concentrate on the dessert or a salad. The kids can also help make the...
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  • rasa108's picture
    Posted: 7 years 36 weeks ago
    Some wise words from the Japa Reform Notebook about our duty to bring our mind back to the sound vibration of the Hare Krsna mantra What if you think of the day’s devotional service when chanting your rounds? It is not so easy to stop the flow of our thoughts. So better you are thinking of devotional service than maya. But as far as possible try to steer your thinking back to the sound vibration of the holy name. Then after such absorption in chanting you can go forth to your day’s activities...
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    Posted: 7 years 36 weeks ago
    Barsana Eye Camp is the free annual cataract surgery camp run by the Bhaktivedanta Hospital in Barsana, Mathura District in India. The camp serves people residing in Barsana and the surrounding 120 villages, who due to extreme poverty and lack of medical facilities often lead a life of blindness caused by cataracts which are otherwise easily treated. [img_assist|nid=1342|title=Barsana Eye Camp|alt=false|desc=|link=none|align=center|width=484|height=329] Bhaktivedanta Hospital operates from...
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