Nice to be in your devotee association.Please read Srilla Prabhupada book at least one page or a paragraph per day.
We should not hear such recitation from a non-devotee or a professional singer. Srilla Prabhupada gives example that the milk touched by the tongue of a snake has a poison effect.
śrīmad-bhāgavataṁ purāṇam amalaṁ yad vaiṣṇavānāṁ priyaṁ yasmin pāramahaṁsyam ekam amalaṁ jñānaṁ paraṁ gīyatetatra jñāna-virāga-bhakti-sahitaṁ naiṣ…"
To preserve one's life's vital force--the semen which is known as brahma m…"
Name / Initiated name
Karunanidhi Das/Kris Sahoo
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
In 1984 at ISKCON Madras. It was my Birth Day. I read whole Bhagavat Gita Slokas in my hostel. Then I came to the temple with the help of a friend.The Devotees at the temple were so kind. They preached me and one mathaji gave me some prasadam. Since then, I kept going on Sunday Feast.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
ISKCON Chicago. i continue to do my devotional services in this temple. Devotees Known: H.G. Ganga Das Ex President of Madras ISKCON, H.G. Radhika Raman Das Alacua, H.G. Sankar Pandit Das (PPD) H.G. Kalki Das (PPD) H.G. Jita Mitra Das (New Delhi) H.G. Braja Hari Das ( Mumbai) H>G. Pruthu Das (USA) H.G, Nitya Nanda Pran TP Chicago Swamis: H.H. Romapada Swami, H.H. Badrinarayan Swami H.H. Candra Mauli Swami H.H. Bhakti Purusottam Swami H.H. Gopal Krishna Goswami
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I am a graduate in MBA from DeVry University (USA). I was also graduated In Electronic and Communication Engineering (AMIE) from INDIA.I am deeply interested in hearing Srilla Prabhupada's audio classes. I am reading Prabhupad's book everyday at least one page or one paragraph since I joined in Krishna consciousness. This is my life and soul. I love preaching.
What are your expectations from this community?
To preach and share others feeling with question and answers.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
Preaching and distributing Prabhupad's book.