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Gopi-Chandan Tilaka

Regarding Dvaraka gopi-chand:

Padma Purana explains that in one kalpa during Krishna's Bhauma Vrndavana (earthly) pastimes, the Vraja-gopis went near Dvaraka to dance with their beloved in a secluded forest beside the sea. Krishna secretly left His pa

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Quality in Chanting

Brahmananda, November 2, 1975, Nairobi: [...] The quality of the chanting he’s asking. How can we make the quality the best?

Prabhupada: Quality, you’ll understand first of all come to the quality. Without having quality, how he’ll understand the qual

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Why Chant Hare Krishna?

Here’s a page full of reasons. I’ll spare you the footnotes, but each reason is fully upheld by evidence from Vedic writings like Bhagavad-gita, the Upanisads, and the Puranas.

•Chanting Hare Krishna awakens love of God.

•Chanting Hare Krishna brings l

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What is Realization?

The original purpose of the text must be maintained. No obscure meaning should be screwed out of it, yet it should be presented in an interesting manner for the understanding of the audience. This is called realization.
[Srila Prabhupada f

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