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  • Jan@VEDA's picture
    Posted: 29 weeks 14 hours ago
    Amayo yaz ca bhUtAnAMˆ jAyate yena suvrata tad eva hy Amaya dravyaM na punAti cikitsitam O good soul, does not a thing, applied therapeutically, cure a disease which was caused by that very same thing?
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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 29 weeks 1 day ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    I can't believe it has been a month since I posted. Time flies when you are busy. So much as happened in my life, and so many different emotional states, in those 4 weeks and a day! After I finished my 31 day bodily cleanse of my various organs I felt disassociated from life and had to regroup and recommit to my life mission--which is the subject of this short blog poem--and my wife and I helped facilitate the Grihastha Vision Team 4th Annual Couple's Retreat in Gita-nagari PA. I wrote and...
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  • ISKCON Prison Ministry's picture
    Posted: 31 weeks 2 days ago
    [For a couple years I’ve had the pleasure to do service with Yahna, who has been steadily volunteering to type letters for IPM. She has been very quick to type the letters I send her and she is so humble that when I asked her if she would share her realizations from this service, she emailed me the following response, “I've written a little something, but is that okay as I am not really a devotee of Krsna Consciousness and just want to be of service?” Below are her reflections. She’d rather not...
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  • Jan@VEDA's picture
    Posted: 32 weeks 3 days ago
    sri-rupa carana-dvandva raginam vrajavasinam sri-jivam satatam vande mandesvananda dayinam sri-rupa - Srila Rupa Gosvami; carana-dvandva - the two lotus feet; raginam - strongly attached; vraja vasinam - the topmost resident of Vrindavan; sri-jivam - Srila Jiva Gosvami; satatam - constantly; vande - I offer my obeisances; mandesu - dull headed and lazy people; ananda - bliss; dayinam - the bestower In Sadhana Dipika it is said: "I offer my repeated humble obeisances unto Srila Jiva Gosvami...
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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 33 weeks 2 days ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    THE MIRACLE OF FORGIVENESS: Much has been written in spiritually themed literature, Vedic scriptures and Prabhupada's translations, and personal growth/self-help books about forgiveness. As a young person and devotee I had no idea how important forgiveness could be. It was only after years of introspection and prayer that I personally understood how important it was for me to forgive important persons in my life and myself. The topic came up in my reading of the last few days, and I wanted to...
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