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Jul 20
Dandavats dasa replied to Krishna Deva das's discussion Lord Caitanya and Jesus Christ!
"Thanks for so many intelligent and sincere response!

pamho agtsp!

I am just saying that Lord Jesus Christ, Lord Buddha, and Lord Rsabhadeva are like incarnation of god and, at the same time, they are like Saktyavesa Avatar.  If I get some opportun…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Krishna Vidya's discussion Marriage
"Hare Krsna!

The devotee was mentioning Vanaprastha.  Actually, "Vana" means forest.  How many spiritual aspirants are experienced at living in a forest, remaining vegetarian, and upholding the basic standards of the Hare Krsna belief?

I believe it…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Krishna Deva das's discussion Lord Caitanya and Jesus Christ!
"Thanks!

All perfect knowledge and understanding is in God's abode or VAIKUNTHA. 

I cannot claim to know everything.  I have done so many studies of the Hare Krsna teachings and I am presenting what I can understand as best I can.  if someone has b…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Partha Das's discussion How to overcome lust and attain peace? in Anonymous Questions & Answers
"I think people are going to be in unique situations.  It can depend on an individual's private circumstances. 

Many people are probably going to have to struggle with sex desire so deeply ingrained into their emotions and psychology.   We may have…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Krishna Vidya's discussion Marriage
"Hare Krsna!
PAMHO AGTSP!

I believe that most devotees can use friends and family that they can count on for confidence and trust.  The rare few are so spiritually advanced that they can simply depend on the mercy of God. 

I noticed this article or…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"PAMHO AGTSP
 
Somehow I am reminded of the situation with the Romans which lasted for so many hundreds of years.  Apparently, they had different types of slaves.  Some slaves may not have been entirely thought of as slaves.
I am thinking that devote…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
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May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"I guess the worst state of abusiveness for human beings is similar to what the African people went through during the times of enslavement in the so-called "new world" which is the Western Hemisphere.  This means potentially in real chains probably…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Lokesh Sharma's discussion Can We do Job in ISKCON Temple
"May Lord Sri Krsna Bless you abundantly"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"Pamho Agtsp! 

As far as I know Srila Prabhupada said very little if anything to authorize Suicide, the SATI, nor slavery. 
Your humble neighborhood Hare Krsna Bhakti Yogi  ,Dandavats dasa हरे कृष्ण हरे कृष्ण कृष्ण कृष्ण हरे हरे || हरे राम हरे राम र…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Krishna Vidya's discussion Marriage
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May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"Well, I do not believe it is a laughing matter when human beings or even animals are exposed to abusiveness which can happen in a number of ways. "
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"Thank you for your response! 

Based on my researching Srila Prabhupada's teachings in the Vedabase, Srila Prabhupada did not give very much explanation about slavery or human rights. 

One thing that eventually enslaves people is debt.   In the ear…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"Thanks!

I think the Brahmacari situation is usually a temporary one. 

Some things that are actually Vedic or Vaisnava concerns can seem extreme by some people in certain areas of the world.  

I think on the bottom line is the abuse question.  Wha…"
May 15
Dandavats dasa replied to Dandavats dasa's discussion Human Rights and Slavery
"Hare Krsna!
PAMHO AGTSP!
Thanks most kindly for the response!

Yes, you are getting at what might have been referred to by ISKCON years past. 

I was thinking it is a funny thing to say we are slave to our senses.  Are we slaves to lust, anger, and…"
May 15
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