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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 5 years 49 weeks ago
    Spiritual life is about change--and change for the better. Bhakti yoga in its nine main varieties headed by hearing and chanting about Krishna is meant to awaken our serving or dependent nature on the Lords of our hearts, Shri Radha Krishna. However, it takes time, effort and a whole lot of mercy. We have to keep on keeping on despite what appears to be a long time. ____________________________________________________ When we have guests for prasad (vegetarian food offered to Krishna) or some...
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    Posted: 5 years 49 weeks ago
    So many opinions so little time: Are we or is life very complex or very simple? Both! Depending on our nature and perspective. A person or life is simple or complex according to one's conditioned nature which could be a blessing or curse in different circumstances. Simple people think complex people speak way too many words using too many colors or possessions which hide life with endless distractions. Complicated or complex thinking people will never accept simple explanations thinking them...
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    Posted: 5 years 50 weeks ago
    The songs of our great teachers (acharyas) instruct us about the character of those absorbed in transcendence. Thus we get a glimpse of their spiritual, compassionate vision--we can thus imagine what it must be like, and try to enter into it according to our capacity. They desire that everyone be overcome with the bliss of chanting the holy name of Krishna. This is true enlightened welfare work. Seeing the Universe's inhabitants as illusioned by the false promise of material enjoyment, Shrila...
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    Posted: 5 years 50 weeks ago
    Understanding even in theory that our true identity is spiritual--eternal, blissful, consciousness--or said negatively, that we are "not the body", is the beginning of spirituality. Though considered basic or "elementary" in our progressive spiritual life, the fact that we are not the physical body or mind but consciousness, is a matter of deep realization to understand. Experience has strongly demonstrated through the example of many devotees, that it is not easy for souls conditioned by the...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 5 years 50 weeks ago
    Walk the path of Bhakti with Bhaktimarga Swami or travel on an adventure with the famous chef Kurma Prabhu. Learn how to make beautiful deity jewelry for your Gaura Nitai deities at home or find out what is the best recorder for recording beautiful bhajans from KrishnaGeeks. Learn about anti material-particles from ISKCON scientist Aja Govinda Prabhu or immerse yourself in the life of traveling preacher monks such as Jaya Keshava Prabhu and Omkara Prabhu. Relish the beautiful kirtans of...
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