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We can't see God everywhere, even though He's omnipresent. He appears as the temple Deity just so 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.

A healthy society's primary goal must be spiritual—rather than material—advancement. Otherwise, our "wonderful ideas" could devastate us all.

"One hundred men’s work can be done by one man working a machine. But why should there be so many men unemployed?"

"Instead of using your advanced intelligence for self-realization, you are trying to improve from the castor-oil lamp to the electric lamp. . ."

". . . I was surprised that Tokar, in his critique of centralized farming, was silent about its basic tool of destruction: the petroleum-powered tractor. . ."

“The whole world situation is degrading because people are not producing their own food. This is the problem, the real problem. . .”

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.