There's a dedicated team of people working at the Krishna.com office and warehouse to share Lord Krishna’s teachings with more than 2700 visitors a day (985,239 per year) from 228 countries, territories and islands. This time of year is when Krishna.com’s annual bills are due, such as property tax, insurance, and email newsletter services, adding up to several thousand dollars. We need your help to keep Krishna.com alive and vibrant. Please give a donation.

General

Need to translate all the books written by srila prabhupadha into Indian languages

Hare Krishna my name is Rupesh and I am from India and my mother tongue is Telugu.

I love to read srila prabhupadha books and reread them throughout my life. As it is difficult to read in English it is necessary to translate all the books written by srila prabhupadha into Indian languages. If this is done many people like me are benefitted. There are upto 60 books in English language but only 33 books in Telugu.

Please try to achieve the above.

Regards,
Rupesh.

What is Brahmand / Universe ?

Hare Krishna friends ,

According to the Puranas , there are countless Brahmand or Universes .

Each of them are egg shaped and each of them are covered by layers of fire , water , earth , air , ether , mind , intelligence & false ego .

Now , are the scriptures reffering our galaxy or solar system to be the universe ... or does our scriptures mean that the universe itself holds all galaxies & solar systems inside it , as modern science says ??

Also the earth / bhuloka is believed to be at the centre of the universe according to our scriptures . Above bhuloka lies 7 upper lokas ... and below bhuloka lies 7 lower lokas .

This means our universe has only 15 lokas in total (including bhuloka) .

Is the universe really that small ?? Only 15 planes of existence ??
If so , then could it be , that the scriptures are actually referring our galaxy or solar system to be the universe ?

I'm a little confused here ... Would appreciate if someone enlightens me on this matter . Also are there any sanskrit terms for galaxies & solar systems ?

Thanks & Hare Krishna :)