"Dear Bhaktin Maral, Thank your for sharing your thoughts again. It is very much appreciated.
Regarding spiritual planets, the Holy Bible is very light on details compared to the Catholic visionaries and mystics who have written about their divine…"
"Dear Nischalinn, Please accept my warmest regards. Thank you for joining our conversation. And yes, "Jai Radhe" is so simple and easy to remember. In a very short time this will become part of your life. I was 30 years old when I took to heart…"
"Hare Krishna, Kind of stumbled into this discussion. My name is Rohini-suta dasa and I was thinking how everyday I take a book to read at work. Lately I have been reading various books on the lives of Catholic Saints so they fit right in down…"
"Dear Gopal, Please accept my warmest regards. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. You have responded with a lot of reading, But for simplicity, let us look at the first link you sent and see what it says. Student: ....There are different techniques…"
"Dear Bhaktin Maral, When I read what you written over these past few days and think of replying to what you have said, I cannot help but lower myself as I feel like I am speaking to a saint. Would it be too forward to ask for your blessings? As…"
"Dear Zola Preetam, Thank you for this wonderful verse. Very nice. But how sad when I examine my love for the Lord. This is why I pray for His Mercy. This is the favor I need. Your blessing would also help. By the way, since I am not promoting…"
"Dear Divya, Thank you for your nice comments. You mention, in part: "The answer I believe would be - any one or both or any other...I also believe God is one...Both teaches us good things so both are good...I would like to learn all good things…"
"Dearest Shivanie, I am happy that my suggestion will bring you peace and strength. Yes, it is a weapon. Something we can do. Some days I have said Jai Radhe" to rid my mind of unwanted thoughts many many many many times. But you can also say "Jai…"
"Thank you. The book really turned out great, in several ways. First, there is the intriguing connection between ancient India and Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Experts say it is the largest temple complex in the world. 2000 miles from India. Yet, it was…"
"Hare Krsna, please accept my warmest regards. I am happy to have you as a friend. However, most of my time is spent on Facebook. You can connect with me there by searching Rohini-suta Dasa (Ronald E. Boutelle). Do you have a Facebook page? Either…"
"Dearest Bhuvaneswari, now I understand better. I was just trying to find my old friend. I send you my very best. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Hope you are enjoying the music at www.ancientvedicradio.com. Many devotees visit. Ancient Vedic…"
"In a few minutes I will have finished, Saints Who Raised the Dead, by the Catholic priest, Albert J. Hebert, S.M. Finishing this book does not signal the end of my Catholic reading, but this book has certainly been a huge help to me. I was then…"
"Dear Shivanie Chetty, Thank you for your nice questions. As far as praying to God, personally I speak softly so that I hear what I am saying. But I find that prayer is something I enter - a process. Here is how I do it. "Dear Nityananda, You are…"
Daily number of rounds of Hare Krishna mahamantra.
At one time, 16 x 5 years
When, where and how did you come into contact with the Hare Krishna Movement?
1967 first heard and instantly became attracted to the name, "Krishna". This was during a lecture given by Charles Berner at the Institute of Ability in Costa Mesa, California. In 1976 I first read one of the Krishna books. In 1976 Gopal Acharya dasa handed me a book in NYC. Then went to the 55th street temple and stayed with Jayananda for 5 days. Joined ISKCON. Initiated by Srila Prabhupada 1977.
Name the nearest or most frequently Visited ISKCON temple/ centre and name few of the devotees whom you know.
Ashram 5, San Antonio
Chadravalli devi dasa
Please describe yourself so that other like minded devotees can find you.
I use a lot of my free time reading about Krishna. I am the Chief of Security at a beautiful vacation resort, I am married and occasionally have devotees over for Hare Krshna program. In 1990 I founded Krishna Disaster Relief. I started Ancient Vedic Radio (www.ancientvedicradio.com) right around January 1, 2013.
What are your expectations from this community?
Sky's the limit.
Describe any specific service you would love to offer to Lord Krishna & His devotees?
I can provide a free link for devotees on my Ancient Vedic Radio website, which is 100% non-profit on my part.