Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post Yukta vairagya or using everything in Krishna’s service by Haripada Dasa
"In a letter to Hayagriva -- Montreal 14 June, 1968 Srila Prabhupada gave a different definition of yukta-vairagya than what is commonly understood. He wrote: "One can advance in transcendental life by process of negativating the general practice of…"
Jan 13
Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post The Macmillan Miracle By Satyaraja Dasa
"Great story!  I've heard Brahmananda prabhu's side but never before the viewpoint of Mr. Wade!
Thanks for this."
May 15, 2019
Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post Finding Shelter in True Identity
"I hope you got the job.....
A really great article, well written and full of insights and realizations.
One observation I'd like to make is in regards to your statement "After understanding himself to be a spirit soul with the body of…"
May 15, 2019
Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post Real Meaning of Guru
"And the first criteria is.................?
Please state the source of this also.
Thank you."
May 15, 2019
Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post An Unforgettable Experience
"Congratulations Radha, you have most certainly received the blessings of Srila Prabhupada and the previous acharyas!
I'm happy for you.
Hare Krsna.
Gaurasakti das"
May 15, 2019
Gaura Sakti das commented on ISKCON Derire Tree's blog post Ramayana Musical Premiers at West Liberty University
"I attended the final performance and I can attest to the powerful spiritual emotions it evoked in myself, and also within the audience.
I found it particularly amazing how Krpamaya prabhu utilized non-professional, non-devotional, volunteer students…"
May 15, 2019
Gaura Sakti das replied to Jake Jah Rose's discussion Why do we have no attraction to the holy names?
"We have no attraction to the Holy Names of the Lord because of our diseased condition- thinking "I am this body".  Just as a person with jaundice experiences sugar, in all forms, to taste bitter, so in our bodily consciousness we similarly…"
May 15, 2019