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  • Karnamrita.das's picture
    Posted: 5 years 35 weeks ago
    The metaphysic of Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhupu (considered the combined form of Radha and Krishna and the founder of our sampradaya or disciplic line) is called acintya-bhedabheda-tattva or the philosophy that the Lord and all his emanations are inconceivably, simultaneously one and different. To understand this perspective is the key to resolving many religious controversies or parts of our philosophy which some of you have expressed confusion about. Therefore the answers to many questions are...
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    Posted: 5 years 36 weeks ago
    "So our contact with matter is just like a dream. We are not fallen. Therefore, at any moment we can revive our Krishna consciousness. We become liberated as soon as we understand, "I have nothing to do with matter. I am simply Krishna's eternal servant." Sometimes when a fearful dream becomes intolerable, we break the dream. Similarly, we can break the material connection at any moment as soon as we wake up to Krishna consciousness. "Oh, Krishna is my eternal master. I am His servant." That's...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 5 years 36 weeks ago
    The Kingdom of Bhutan, the landlocked country, in South Asia, has adopted a policy of forced Buddhism. Although the country is largely Buddhist, 75%, many do not wish to be forced into another tradition. These individuals are forced to leave the country as refugees to start a life elsewhere. Many whom have to start over with new careers and need to be trained in the modern occupations of the west. Some time ago a business man with an interest in helping the some 150 refugees that three months...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 5 years 36 weeks ago
    Comments Fri, 12/12/2008 - 11:04 — krishnapriya354 that is one amazing that is one amazing commercial! it should be on TV seriously! made me laugh and its to the point! delete edit reply Fri, 12/12/2008 - 06:24 — Karnamrita.das Where from did it come? Is this computer animation or what? Just curious who did it and for what audience? It was entertaining for me and for devotees no doubt. It was a a good idea though a bit too abrupt for my taste---could have been more of story...
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    Posted: 5 years 36 weeks ago
    Some months ago I did a tour and interview for a youth group from Munger Place United Methodist Church. These high school youths were chaperoned by their minister Ernest McMillan. The interview went really nicely. One of the key discussions that was brought about was in regards to the four legs of Dharma Satyam (Honesty/Truthful) Saucam (Cleanliness of the mind and body) Tapa (selfcontrol/austerity) Daya (compassion/mercy) and the corresponding four regulative priniciples Not gambling...
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