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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 4 years 51 weeks ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed; works best with Firefox) One of the principle ways we make spiritual progress in unalloyed devotion (uttama bhakti) is by saintly association, or sadhu-sanga. We are advised in the Vedic scriptures to not just see a saint, but to hear from them. In a general sense we tend to become like persons we spend time with, and specifically if we associate with saints, we can be affected by their faith, taste, and spiritual standing,...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 5 years 12 hours ago
    Dallas Morning News, Each week we will post a question to a panel of about two dozen clergy, laity and theologians, all of whom are based in Texas or are from Texas. They will chime in with their responses to the question of the week. And you, readers, will be able to respond to their answers through the comment box. Let’s return to Frank Newport’s book, God is Alive and Well: The Future of Religion in America. I did an interview with Newport, Gallup’s editor-in-chief, for our Points...
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    Posted: 5 years 13 hours ago
    Dallas Morning News, Each week we will post a question to a panel of about two dozen clergy, laity and theologians, all of whom are based in Texas or are from Texas. They will chime in with their responses to the question of the week. And you, readers, will be able to respond to their answers through the comment box. The last week obviously has been a difficult one, from Boston to West, Texas to Kaufman County. There are many ways to go with all the events of the last week, but the topic...
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    Posted: 5 years 18 hours ago
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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 5 years 1 day ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed; works best with Firefox) Krishna is Flower Bearing Spring an easy time for reflection encouraged by saintly company, both are heart opening by accepting the spiritual goal— not officially, but determinedly— then the world changes toward us everyone becomes our teacher no situation is unfavorable as informed by scriptural study taught by spiritual adepts we keep fixed in practice regardless of our work. In the gardening...
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