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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 5 years 42 weeks ago
    A friend of mine who used to be a famous book distributor told me one of his stories about someone he met. He offered the person a book, and the person said, "I don't need it". "Why not?" "Because in my religion we know about the personal life of God!" "O really? What is that?" "God sent his son to earth to deliver the people of the earth, and he died for their sins." "That is interesting, though I still think you would find this book useful and uplifting." "Why is that?" "In this book the...
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    Posted: 5 years 42 weeks ago
    There is saying most of us have heard: "We are born with nothing, and leave with nothing". All degrees, titles, wealth, properties, homes, material facilities and relationships must be left behind at death. For the materialist, death is a manifestation of God, the controller of life and time. For a devotee, Krishna is the life of our life, the consciousness of our consciousness, the heart of our heart! He is all sided, everything. He light, and darkness, the beginning, middle and end! He is...
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    Posted: 5 years 42 weeks ago
    The illusion of freedom, the greatest oppression the masses enslaved by the promise of capitalism. __________________________________________________ The folly of youth is what it is glorified for that each person is a clean slate with unlimited possibilities. We are advised: “You can do anything you set our mind to and act on”— not knowing our heart’s attractions, repulsions, inclinations already fixed. The illusion of freedom, the greatest oppression the masses enslaved by the promise of...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 5 years 42 weeks ago
    Famous Youtube Comedian, BenLoka recounts his 3 month stay, in the Bhakta Program, at the Hare Krishna temple in England, the Bhaktivedanta Manor. He has also posted a full length lecture of His Holiness Radhanatha Swami, that was filmed at the Manor, which can be found on his other youtube page. Hare Krishna Your humble servant, Nityananda Chandra Das ps. Don't forget to subscribe to his channel NityānandaChandra's blog 1304 reads Comments Mon, 01/05/2009 - 06:41 — NityānandaChandra You...
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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 5 years 43 weeks ago
    I wrote Friday's blog about motivations and qualifications for approaching or worshiping Krishna to encourage those of us who are not pure devotees and may have material desires that we want to fulfill. That is most of us---it is a question of degree, experience, maturity, and especially realization. It is important to realistically access where we are on the map---so to speak---and act with this in mind. This often takes time of course and we need to know that introspection isn't quick and may...
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