"Before our time in this human body runs out—we must solve this most fundamental problem, the problem of repeated birth and death."
"The married man laments, 'Why did I marry? I could have remained free.' And he who is not married laments, 'Oh, why didn’t I accept a wife? I would have been happy.'”
"Emergency treatment had countered the extreme dehydration, and the Ampecillin pumping into my vein from the marvelous machine seemed to be doing the job."
"Looking lovingly at me, he said, 'Don't talk l-e-a-v-e, but talk l-i-v-e.' Inconceivably, he seemed to address my soul directly."
When her son joined the Hare Krishna movement, she didn't make any judgments without finding out for herself what it was all about.
"I couldn't accept that I would be an engineer for the rest of my life, settle down, lead a steady life, grow old. I was bored. What was the point?"
"As long as you think you're made of flesh and blood, then you'll think the Deity is made of one metal or another."
"I then asked. 'How do they get in touch with God if they don't smoke marijuana?'"
To gain fame and recognition, he wanted to become a pop music star. But he thought his ultimate perfection would come by merging into the "Supreme Oneness."
Mantras and the process of devotional service have special power, provided they are received from the authorized person.
"This can easily be performed in one’s own home, with a small group of friends or with many people in a large public place. . ."
How to get up and running in your practice of chanting Hare Krishna in the privacy of your own home.
An Indian living abroad reflects on the vital importance of establishing a relationship with Krishna in His Deity form.
An introductory FAQ introducing some basic historical and philosophical facts about the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.
God is certainly everywhere, but we cannot see Him everywhere. Therefore the Lord appears as the Deity in the temple so that we can see Him.
". . .despite my growing appreciation of Hindu culture, I wince whenever I hear someone refer to Lord Krishna as “a Hindu god. . .”
How Krishna—in His Deity form as Jagannath—came to the Western world, and how He came to stand on a shelf above one unsuspecting Westerner's desk.
The original mission statement of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness—incorporated in July of 1966 in New York City.
The life of the great pioneer of the Hare Krishna movement.
This excerpt from the biography of Srila Gaura-kishora Dasa Babaji gives clear insight into the qualifications and activities of a pure devotee of Krishna.
Join our family of supporters. Make a donation.
Thank you to the following individuals for keeping Krishna.com alive and vibrant:
Dr. Prem K Pancham, Marlon Brock, Brigitt Streek, Nidhi Bhandari, Nitin Sethi, Suhani & Sumeet Bharat, Deborah Harrell, Don Pitts, Dev Mani, Navaneetha Rajendran, Darshna Yagnik, Rebecca Balderas, Indrajit Dutta, Rohit Mahajan, Pragati Garcha, Igor Milenkovic, Shuvamoy Mazumdar, Carmen Lorca, Ambika Kesar, Russell Lynch, Ricky Verma, Jayantkumar Ramjee, Rustam Karimov, Sunilkumar Patel, Brahma-tirtha Dasa, Joan Tarshis, Jerry Cranmer, Amit Nayyar, Anil Kowshik, Marina Hansen Russo