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  • tulasi-priya's picture
    Posted: 3 years 28 weeks ago
    Author: Tulasi-Priya dasi
    I first started making garlands twenty years ago when I was a new bhaktin (aspiring devotee). I think I was traumatized by the experience. Not that it isn't a pleasure to make garlands for the Lord in His deity form. It wasn't that I couldn't make a nice garland either. It just would always take me much longer to make a garland than it would for anyone else, and I would always make mistakes. And I never felt satisfied that my service was actually suitable to offer. Eventually, I realized that...
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  • NityānandaChandra's picture
    Posted: 3 years 28 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. Rabbi Michael Lerner wrote last week about Chanukah, describing it as “the holiday celebrating the triumph of hope over fear, light over darkness, the powerless over the...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    I have been a bit surprised at the level of media interest in the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy. From all over the world reporters have descended on London, crowding the streets outside the private Edward VII hospital where Kate was admitted two days ago with acute morning sickness. Congratulations are certainly in order, although traditionally not offered until after the safe period of three months has elapsed. The child  - now known to be a girl – will be third in line to the...
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  • ekendradasa's picture
    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: Ekendra dasa
    Ekendra dasa here, to tell you about what life is like sitting in my chair at Krishna.com. Basically, lately I've been bringing our Calendar up to date (no pun intended), and that means making sure every event on the Vaishnava Calendar that we have something to say about 1) shows up on the Krishna.com Calendar and 2) includes some introductory information about the subject, including links to other articles on Krishna.com and to verses in Srimad-Bhagavatam or Chaitanya Charitamrita, where the...
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  • Syndicated's picture
    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    Here’s the news today, as relayed by the Theos website: The Scout Association has launched a consultation to gauge support among members for an alternate atheist Scout promise, removing the invocation of a deity. At the same time, the Guide Association, the parallel movement which began two years later, is to launch a consultation about its very similar promise, with views sought on all parts of the wording from early January. The current version of the Scout promise reads: “On my...
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