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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 6 years 11 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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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 6 years 12 weeks ago
    What can I contribute to the family of the Earth, divided by gender,mentality, nationality, religion, or ethnic tradition? By spiritual constitution we are all one--individuals of the same nature and family of God. We come into the material world and accept a false ego that tells us we are the material body, mind, intelligence and emotions, and that we should act for this selfish self interest. We believe we must compete with others for what we perceive as scare resources and facilities for...
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    Posted: 6 years 12 weeks ago
    A funny thing about Andra Pradesh and other states in South India, they have this saying. "We do not know what Krishna looks like. If someone thinks of Krishna the face that they see is that of NTR, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao." NT Rama Rao is my favorite actor. He is the star of South India Vaishnava films of the 50's and 60's. His main roles in the films were that of Krishna and Rama but he has also played many other roles as Ravana, Karna, Duryodhan, Bhima, and many others. He also...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 6 years 12 weeks ago
    Seeing Krishna is the perfection of the eyes the soul is never satiated drinking that beauty eyelids blinking seem like a calamity hiding him as each moment is ever fresh, like our first, best love. _________________________________________________ Most severe weather passes us by usually only threats of snow or storms, though some come and yesterday we had the first snow of the year—4 inches. Our adult children and friends stayed over visiting their past homes, land and memories born as...
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    Posted: 6 years 13 weeks ago
    As aspiring devotees of Krishna it is essential that we have a philosophical attitude toward life, rather then only religious sentiments. Prabhupada's (my guru's) sannyas name--Bhaktivedanta Swami--teaches us that we have to have a philosophical understanding--Vedanta--as well as devotion--Bhakti. He taught us an important idea originally coined by Rabindranath Tagore: "Religion without philosophy is sentiment, or sometimes fanaticism, while philosophy without religion is mental speculation...
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