seeing through the eyes of scriptures
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sniadvaita gururh vande han'na~dvaitam eva tath
prakasitam param brahma yo 'vaurnah ksitau harih
"I offer my respectful obeisances to my spiritual master, Sri Advaita Prabhu, who is nondifferent from Lord Han. He induced the Supreme Lord Han to manifest in this world."…
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My former siksa disciple Aditi devi dasi told me about how Barbarika the son of Ghatotkacha is worshipped like Krsna in Rajasthan.This is of course a misconception. But the pastimes of Krsna with
Barbarika is truely amazing and transcendental.Lord Shiva, pleased with him, gave him the three infallible Arrows and Agni Dev gave him a Bow, which would make him victorious in the three worlds.One time he fought with Bhima…Continue
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yam hi na vyathayanty ete purusham purusharsabha sama-duhkha-sukham dhiram so ’mrtatvaya kalpate
O best among men [Arjuna], the person who is not disturbed by happiness and distress and is steady in both is certainly eligible for liberation.
Commentary by Srila Prabhupada
Anyone who is steady in his determination for…Continue
Added by Paramananda das on January 24, 2012 at 11:25pm — No Comments
I was very happy to recently visit ISKCON Sweden again after many years, and stayed at Almvik for around a week, for my wife this simple rural devotee life was a bit much, but
for me it gave me much peace.During the time I was there Mukunda Prabhu gave an interview for Swedish television, and I wish there was subtitles because this is such a
sweet interview.Mukunda Prabhu is a dedicated devotee that has…Continue
Added by Paramananda das on January 24, 2012 at 4:57am — No Comments
Though I want so badly to leave ISKCON, I know from within my heart from Caitya Guru,that Srila Prabhupada wants me to fight ignorance in ISKCON ,and corruption on all levels.
He does not want me to give up this fight.On my own I want to leave, he will not allow me too, "they may reject you but you will not reject them you must preach."
And you will keep exposing all nonsense that is opposed to pure bhakti.What choice do I have???? I think it is not…Continue
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All glories to Shri Krishna Chaitanya the embodiment of love. All glories to the king hearted Nityananda Prabhu. All glories to Advaitacandra, the king of the devotees and the main instrument in carrying out the mission of Mahaprabhu. All glories to the Gauranga's dear devotee, Shrinivasa, who is the abode of good qualities. All glories to Narottama dasa Thakura, the possessor of love for the Lord. These two…
Contents of the Gita Summarized
matra-sparsas tu kaunteya sitosna-sukha-duhkha-dah agamapayino 'nityas tams titiksasva bharata
matra--sensuous; sparsah--perception; tu--only; kaunteya--O son of…Continue
All glories to Sri Gauracandra, Sri Advaitacandra, and all the devotees of Gaura. All glories to Gadadhara and Nityananda Prabhu, the life of Sri Jahnava. All glories to Viracandra, the personification of love. Holding the feet of Sri Jahnava and Viracandra, I, Nityananda dasa write all that I know, hoping to…
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dehino ’smin yatha dehe kaumaram yauvanam jara tatha dehantara-praptir dhiras tatra na muhyati
As the embodied soul continuously passes, in this body, from boyhood to youth to old age, the soul similarly passes into another body at death. A sober person is not bewildered by such a change.
Commentary by Srila…Continue
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na tv evaham jatu nasam na tvam neme janadhipah na caiva na bhavisyamah sarve vayam atah param
Never was there a time when I did not exist, nor you, nor all these kings; nor in the future shall any of us cease to be.
Commentary by Srila Prabhupada
In the Vedas, in the Katha Upanishad as well as in the Shvetasvatara…Continue
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Prabhavisnu fell down in light of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Prabhupadas teachings.
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Please accept my humble obaisences
All glories to Srila Prabhupada
I am accepting disciples now.With the fall of Umapati and Prabhavisnu and others, I know it is time I step up to the plate.
Life is short and tottering like a drop of water on a lotusleaf.No one knows when he/she has to leave this mortal body.
I have send devotees into the mouth of lions for years of unqualified Guru. I am accepting disciples now because , someone
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