I m a frequent reader of BHAGAVAT GITA , but i don't know how to apply Bhagavat in our day to day life.
My another big problem is that my mind is not stagnant in doing work with krishna con. and it always slump me in this materialstic world.
plz help me !
Added by Sagar verma on July 22, 2009 at 1:24am —
They celebrated the 40 years of Man landing on Moon. Which was proven that it was a Hoax. The Hindu news paper today showed the the pic of Moon Landing the Shadow is clearly seen. Still they are promoting to the people who love to get cheated.
Prabhupad on Moon Landing.
From the Day one Prabhupad refuted this theory
Prabhuapda said many things at different times. Sometimes he directly said the didn't go and it was some kind of hoax.
And at other times… Continue
Added by vedavidya on July 20, 2009 at 10:20pm —
1. sraddha: faith
2. sadhu-sanga: association with devotees
3. bhajana-kriya: performance of devotional service
4. anartha nivrtti: decreasing of unwanted attachments
5. nistha: steadiness
6. ruci: taste
7. asakti: attachment
8. bhava: love
9. prema: pure love for Krsna
Added by Guru Bhakti on July 20, 2009 at 8:10pm —
So far your thinking about things and making so many plans, that is all
right, but our first business is Krishna’s plan. That is the only plan, and
no matter how many schemes we employ to adjust things in this material
world, if they have no solid basis in Krishna’s plan, they remain merely
dreams of phantasmagoria. SP letter, 72-04-10
Added by Nitin on July 20, 2009 at 3:06pm —
Please be always strongly fixed up in the Lotus Feet of Krishna, just as the
bees are fixed up in the honeycomb. This staunch affection for Krishna will
save us from all kinds of dangers created by Maya. You know it very well
that the material energy is so strong that it captivates the spiritual
spark, living entity and the only remedy is to cling to the Lotus Feet of
Krishna. This age is especially meant for dissension, therefore whenever
there is such occasion we… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 20, 2009 at 3:05pm —
Following in the footsteps of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu, we are trying to
broadcast His message throughout the world. By His mercy, people are taking
this movement very seriously. Indeed, our books are extensively distributed
in the Western countries, especially in America and Europe. Even the
ecclesiastical orders in these countries are appreciating the value of the
Krsna consciousness movement and are ready to unite for the highest benefit
of human society. The… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 20, 2009 at 3:03pm —
The silver foils are not very expensive. They are sold by weight. Ordinarily, you can buy a packet of 160 foils for a price between Rs.100 to 200. That is, approximately one rupee per foil. Not only the sweets, now a days it is also applied on fruits. Some Ayurvedic medicines also are wrapped in silver foils.
They are made by hammering thin sheets of silver in middle of booklets made of a bull's intestines. In other words, after slaughtering a bull, quickly his intestines are… Continue
Added by _ghanshyam das on July 19, 2009 at 11:56am —
He was born on September 1st, 1896 at 4 PM (Local Mean Time) in Calcutta, India
During the lunar eclipse (auspicious for sannyas initiations) he accepted the sannyas order of life.
(Shyam Sundar Das)
Balavanta: In the Srimad-Bhagavatam you say that the Rahu planet is visible on the full moon night? The Rahu planet?
Prabhupada: No, when there is eclipse.
Balavanta: Oh, eclipse.
Prabhupada: Eclipse means Rahu planet comes in… Continue
Added by Guru Bhakti on July 18, 2009 at 11:32am —
I was asked to read Bhagavat Gita. I find it difficult to read such a thick book.
Can anyone answer what is in Bhagavat Gita. I would like to know the answer in bullet points as I find it difficult to comprehend when it is in sentences.
Added by Netra on July 18, 2009 at 9:18am —
In ayurveda it is said:
gavyam pavitram ca rasayanam ca pathyam ca hrdyam balam buddhi syata
aayuh pradam rakt vikar hari tridosh hridrog vishapaham syata
Meaning: Cow urine panchgavya is great elixir, proper diet, pleasing to heart, giver of mental and physical strength, enhances longevity. It balances bile, mucous and airs. Remover of heart diseases and effect of poison.
For thousands of years, people in India have used cow… Continue
Added by _ghanshyam das on July 18, 2009 at 7:42am —
Ppl in general , usually neophytes who r engaged in the service of the the supreme lord sometyms some across as worried as 2 wat will happen if dey r not able 2 serve dear krishna properly...here r a few things dat id lyk 2 share ..
Well 1st nd foremost we shud always remember theat the Supreme Personality of Godhead is nvr evr overtaken by virtues of maya such as anger , lust , greed..etc he is always very sweet and loving 2 ne1 who tries to serve him with the ryt conciousness.....ive… Continue
Added by Kushagra Singh on July 17, 2009 at 1:01pm —
If you simply take little trouble to understand Krsna... That tapasya required: to read Krsna's instruction, Bhagavad-gita, Srimad-Bhagavatam, and try to understand Krsna. Because that tapasya, if you take little painful...It is not painful. It is very pleasing. But we avoid it. We think it is painful. "Ah! Who is going to read books? We are meant for selling books,not for reading books." This is not good. We should read also. That is tapasya. Saddhaya. That is tapasya. Don't think that simply… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 16, 2009 at 12:40pm —
If you ever love someone
Tell them so at once
Maybe you won’t get another chance, as
Tomorrow never comes.
If ever you see a needy soul
Do not hesitate to give a hand
Maybe you won’t get another chance as
Tomorrow never comes.
If someone ever does a favour,
Return the favour with thanks
Maybe you won’t get another chance as
Tomorrow never comes.
If some work needs to be done
Do not push it off for… Continue
Added by Sita devi dasi on July 15, 2009 at 8:03pm —
CHENNAI: The conch and the Sudarshana Chakra are unmistakable. Although the figures do not match popular images of Kirshna sporting a peacock feather, archaeologists are convinced that the coins are of Krishna, revered as an avatar of Vishnu.
"These square coins, dating back to 180- BC, with Krishna on one side and Balram on the other, were unearthed recently in Al Khanoun in Afghanistan and are the earliest proof that Krishna was venerated as a god, and that the worship had… Continue
Added by vedavidya on July 15, 2009 at 7:12pm —
The Lord's chest is the abode of the goddess of fortune. His moonlike face is the drinking vessel for eyes which hanker after all that is beautiful.His arms are the resting places for the administrative demigods. And His lotus feet are the refuge of pure devotees who never talk or sing of any subject except His Lordship.
>>> Ref. VedaBase => SB 1.11.26 text
Added by Nitin on July 15, 2009 at 12:00pm —
Dear Friend Mahatmajee,
Please accept my respectful Namaskar. I am your unknown friend but I had to write to you at times and again although you never cared to reply them. I sent you my papers "Back to Godhead" but your secretaries told me that you have very little time to read the letters and much less for reading the magazines. I asked for an interview with you but your busy secretaries never cared to reply this. Anyway as I am your very old friend although unknown to you I am… Continue
Added by Guru Bhakti on July 15, 2009 at 8:33am —
His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prahupada
nama om vishnu-padaya krishna-preshthaya bhu-tale srimate bhaktivedanta swamin iti namine
namaste saraswati devegaura-vani-pracharine nirvishesha-shunyavadi pashchatya-desha-tarine
I offer my respectful obeisances unto His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, who is very dear to Lord Krsna, having taken shelter at His lotus feet.
Our respectful obeisances are unto you, O spiritual master,… Continue
Added by Netra on July 13, 2009 at 7:14pm —
Sanskrit is the one of the original language which has retained its crystal purity. Sanskrit diction maintained its affable style and original structure its age old vocabulary works even today as it was in old civilisation and primitve ages, the past.
An ancient literature of the world, the Vedas, book for humanity of minds development the Upanishads and their richness connecting old Indian values with modern value, still available in the same form as were written since ages. There are lot… Continue
Added by Nksagar on July 13, 2009 at 8:05am —
Narottama dasa Thakura sang, “I have wasted my life not worshiping Radha and Krishna.” The human form of life is meant for understanding Krishna. The world is being spoiled. By understanding Krishna, people become liberated, but people do not know. They are thinking of liberation in political terms. They are thinking of liberation from Britain. Prabhupada said that before independence from Britain, at least people were free to move out of the country, but he had to undergo much difficulty to… Continue
Added by Satsvarupa dasa Goswami on July 11, 2009 at 6:30pm —
You must be really wondering.....whats this Best Sankirtan Letter Ever. Yes i am talking of the most wonderful Sankirtan Letter ever written in our movement. During the time of Prabhupada esp in 1970's Book Distribution took a mammoth surge which was, is and will be unprecedented in the Vaishnava history. Imagine how much pride all our Acaryas must have felt that time especially Srila Bhakti Siddanta Sarswati Thakur seeing his dearmost disciple conquering every nook and… Continue
Added by vibhava krsna das on July 8, 2009 at 12:08pm —