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  • ISKCON Prison Ministry's picture
    Posted: 3 years 23 weeks ago
    Author: Bhakti-lata Dasi
    As year 2012 is coming to a close, I am reflecting on all the service rendered to Lord Krsna by the prison ministry, and I feel very grateful to all who have been involved in pleasing the Lord in this way. In preparing more excerpts from inmates’ letters to share with the devotee community, I had to go over the ones that haven’t been published yet. Although a majority of them are from letters I have received in the course of the year, reading them again was as refreshing and inspiring to...
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  • Karnamrita's picture
    Posted: 3 years 23 weeks ago
    Author: Karnamrita Das
    (this blog is recorded on the full page: quick time player needed) This year Govardhan puja and the secular (slightly religious) holiday of Thanksgiving (in the USA), are celebrated during the same month, and are only days apart due to the Vedic extra month coming in autumn. Although it must have occurred before, this is the first time I remember this happening. As a result of this unusual juxtaposition, I have naturally compared the spirit of both days. While there is some similarity with...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 3 years 23 weeks 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. We are only two days away from Thanksgiving, when many of us will join others for a wonderful meal around a table. Presumably, many will say thanks and offer a prayer. The...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 3 years 23 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    April, 1912. The Titanic is launched in Southampton. Four-fifths of the 900 crew came from the one city. In 1912 the luxury liner RMS Titanic sailed from Southampton with four out of every five of the 900 crew from the city itself. Exactly 100 years later, Southampton is still an important port, and combined with Portsmouth the area has over a million inhabitants, making it one of the UK’s most populated regions. Just 75 miles south-west of London, the city is also famous for the...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 3 years 23 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    April, 1912. The Titanic is launched in Southampton. Four-fifths of the 900 crew came from the one city. In 1912 the luxury liner RMS Titanic sailed from Southampton with four out of every five of the 900 crew from the city itself. Exactly 100 years later, Southampton is still an important port, and combined with Portsmouth the area has over a million inhabitants, making it one of the UK’s most populated regions. Just 75 miles south-west of London, the city is also famous for the...
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