Thanks for becoming my IDT friend.
I look forward to our productive devotional association!
I sent you a friend request to offer you a private link to the SOSCBhaktischool/Beta.
As is my practice, I left that request for ten days. I am disappointed you did not answer.
This was my attempt to show some substance in reply to you…"
It is difficult to address this subject. Islam vs Hindu.
But I would put it in the same category as Hindu preaching to Christian;
what angle do they know their religion from? That is the first thing to ascertain.
I certainly agree. I hope to show that the real tradition of Jesus is also that of the Vaishnava.. Devotion to God. I am a Gospellier. That is, a New Testament Christian who believes that what is important is the Gospel and His div…"
This page of mantras by Stephen are just like prayers we have in the back of our Orthodox Service Books. It is very normal for a religion to provide these sorts of recommended…"
Yes, it sounds pretty grand for one sacrifice.
I remember that Shrila Prabhupada had said "These christians make a contract with Christ; You die for my sins and I will live as I like". He said that the prob…"
I was talking about a movie made 30 yrs. ago!
...Talk about a generation gap :-(
This is nice, that there is a Mahabharata series on TV.
In America, they have 'A.D. - The Bible ' which is a mini-series. It's not completely corre…"
Well, you're right. Kabir is considered God by his followers. I'm a little dissapointed, I thought they worshiped Lord Ramachandra, and were different from ISKCON like a Methodist might differ from a Lutheran. You know, same ba…"
Sorry I went off on a tangent about fasting. I had a week to think about stuff and could have probably written two pages! Ah yes, hearing…"
Thank you for your comment. I had hoped not to let this thread become a Christian subject forum. But rather, a discussion to bridge the gap of understanding about the perceived Christian stereotype and the actual Origi…"
Saint John, KS
Name / Initiated name
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
April of 1986. San Diego State University; "Festival of India". I joined the F.O.L.K. Program (Friends of Lord Krishna) on June 6, 1986.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
Shri-Shri Radha-Giridhari Mandir, San Diego Ca USA
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I am interested in aiding the development of the Global Congregation of ISKCON.
What are your expectations from this community?
Since I have not been in a position to associate with local devotees for some time & only get to Temple on rare occasions, this network is my association. I feel gratified and encouraged as I visit various discussions and download devotional videos and pictures. Since joining this devotee network, my mornings before work have become full of devotional elements which the Desire Tree members have contributed. Thanks!