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    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    So I’ve just become the 56,76oth follower of the Pope on Twitter. He’s on as ‘Pontifex’ as the handle ‘Real Pope’ has already been taken by an impostor. Last time I saw the Pope was outside the Vatican. He was being driven around the piazza so that his followers could see him. He already has a lot of followers, around 2 billion all over the world, so his Twitter account will be very busy. The mission to spread the good news has always taken advantage of the...
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    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: Kurma
    While admiring my newly sprouted potato plants this morning (the photo is above) I had an extraordinary flashback. It's 1970, my last year of high school at Vaucluse Boys High. The year 12 students (called sixth form back then) are putting on a play called The Kitchen, by Arnold Wesker, written in 1957. Looking back, that is sort of remarkable as it is, since The Kitchen is pretty much a two-word prediction about the rest of my life. Talking about two words... The play is set in the basement...
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    Posted: 3 years 29 weeks ago
    Author: Kurma
    Only three shopping weeks to Christmas! Why not gift your loved ones a Kurma cookbook or two! Yes we can!! Cook sumptuous dishes like these? Yes we can!! These are the books. This is the 11-disc 20-hour Kurma TV cookery show DVD compendium. Contact Kurma now: kurma.acbsp@pamho.net Yes we can!!
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    Posted: 3 years 30 weeks ago
    Author: deshika
    Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Thakur said: “Only the person Lord Krishna sends us as spiritual master will manifest before us as our guru. By the Lord’s mercy we attain a spiritual master and by the spiritual master’s mercy we attain Krishna. We are given a spiritual master according to our fortune. Different people have different mentalities, and the omniscient Lord sends each an appropriate spiritual master. There are those who desire the Lord’s non-duplicitous mercy and who...
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    Posted: 3 years 31 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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