Oh Gauranga! When will that day come,
When my heart will be freed,
From the anarthas acquired,
Since millions of lifetimes.
Oh Gauranga! When will that day come,
When the heart free from malice
And material contaminations,
Develops pure taste for the Holy Name…
Oh Gauranga! When will that day come,
When the things of this world,
Will cease to attract me,
Which pull me away from your lotus… Continue
Added by Sita devi dasi on August 3, 2009 at 2:41pm —
Srila Rupa Gosvami, the great devotee acarya of the Gaudiya-Vaisnava-sampradaya, has sung a song about this lotus honey,comparing himself to the bee:
"O my Lord Krsna, I beg to offer my prayers unto You. My mind is like the bee, and it is after some honey. Kindly, therefore, give my bee-mind a place at Your lotus feet, which are the resources for all transcendental honey. I know that even big demigods like Brahma do not see the rays of the nails of Your lotus feet, even though they… Continue
Added by Nitin on August 3, 2009 at 10:55am —
Srila Prabhupad said:
... do not become so foolish and rascal, that any rascal comes and poses himself as God, incarnation of God... You kick on their face. Please consult the sastras whether his name, his father's name, his mother's name, his features of the body, his activities, are corroborating with the sastra.Then accept. Otherwise don't.
>>> Ref. VedaBase => Srimad-Bhagavatam 1.3.11-12 -- Los Angeles, September17, 1972
Added by Nitin on August 3, 2009 at 10:30am —
Here's the bad news: Cow brains may be an ingredient in your lipstick.
The good news? The FDA is banning it.
The Food and Drug Administration has told cosmetics makers they can no longer use brain and spinal cord tissue from older cattle in lipstick, hair sprays, and other products, reports The Associated Press. The fact that they were used at all will likely surprise millions of women who use these products daily. And that's not the only surprise: The new FDA regulations still… Continue
Added by _ghanshyam das on August 1, 2009 at 2:19pm —
That is my business, to punish all these rascals. You see? I become very much angry, anyone says before me, "I am God, he is God, everyone..." I cannot control myself. (laughter) Yes. I am so obstinate enemy of these
rascals. I want to kick them on their face, but it is incivility. It becomes... But I want to kick them. It will be my pleasure. Never mind I go to hell.
Lecture, SB 2.9.10 -- Tokyo, April 26, 1972
Added by Nitin on July 29, 2009 at 6:51pm —
Book distribution and farms: these are our solid programs. They can change the whole world. The whole foundation of animal civilization can be destroyed. If I have hope for still living, I wanted to organize the farms, make it perfect. Simple living and high thinking.
>>> Ref. VedaBase => TKG: August 9
Added by Nitin on July 29, 2009 at 12:37pm —
O lord of all the three worlds,*
*Kindly look upon this fallen soul*
*Sleeping in the lap of maya curled,*
*Enjoying this world whole and sole......*
*Your beauty unparalleled and beyond compare,*
*Steals the hearts of the purest pure.*
*Yet this fool has not time to spare,*
*To treat this disease which has no cure........*
*No cure except the chanting of the Holy Names*
*Is the only remedy so rare.*
*Yet I am busy playing… Continue
Added by Sita devi dasi on July 28, 2009 at 7:25pm —
AS BHAKTIVINODA THAKUR IS SAYING THERE IS NO OTHER WAY TO GET KRISHNA EXCEPT LOTUS FEET OF SRIMATI RADHARANI .
FROM : RADHIKA CARAN PADMA
BY : BHAKTIVINOD THAKUR
IF ONE WHO HAS FAILED TO WORSHIP WITH GREAT CARE SRIMATI RADHARANI"S LOTUS FEET WHICH ARE THE ABODE OF ALL AUSPICIOUSNESS .ONE WHO HAS NOT TAKEN SHELTER OF SRI VRINDAVAN DAM WHICH IS DECORATED WITH HER LOTUS FOOT PRINTS.WHO IN THIS LIFE HAS NOT ASSOCIATED WITH DEVOTEES WHOSE MOOD LIKE SRIMATI RADHIKA"S ARE VERY… Continue
Added by PRANSHU SHARMA on July 28, 2009 at 4:01pm —
Prabhupada continued talking about the Mayavadis, especially one in South India who has attracted many followers by displaying magic.At one point Acyutananda Swami said he heard one of his followers criticize us, saying that we were bookworms.
Prabhupada immediately responded, making us all laugh, "And he is stool worm! He will become this in his next life for cheating so many people!"
>>> Ref. VedaBase => TD 1-7: Andhra Pradesh
Added by Nitin on July 27, 2009 at 6:34pm —
There have been so many impersonators from India lately, all pretending to be Kalki Avatar, some from south, some from north, all trying to gather disciples around them, and make money.
According to the Srimad Bhagvatam, Lord Vishnu will re-incarnate as Lord Kalki, the tenth avataar, in a vollage called Sambhal.
"Thereafter, at the conjunction of two yugas [Kali-yuga and Satya-yuga], the Lord of the creation will take His birth as the Kalki incarnation… Continue
Added by Sanjeev Kumar Punj on July 25, 2009 at 6:00am —
I want the world to see by our example that life can be lived naturally,peacefully if one is self sufficient with land, some cows and chanting Hare Krishna.
Letter to Jagadisa, 74-06-18
Added by Nitin on July 24, 2009 at 11:53am —
Life goes by slowly and gradually
Like a river flowing and sometimes dry
Taking with it our hopes and fears
Which are like pebbles which go by.
By the current of the river
Everything is swept away
Similarly our life goes ahead
Taking everything in its sway.
Life, life, life celebrate life
Through stress and strife.
Look at the glass half full
Rather than half empty and pitiful.
Seeing things in… Continue
Added by Sita devi dasi on July 23, 2009 at 11:49am —
Krsna is the central pivot of living beings, and He is the all-attractive
living entity or eternal form amongst all other living beings or eternal
forms. Each and every living being has his eternal form in the spiritual
existence, and Krsna is the eternal attraction for all of them. Krsna is the
complete whole, and everything else is His part and parcel. The relation is
one of the servant and the served. It is transcendental and is completely
distinct from our… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 23, 2009 at 10:46am —
By Maneka Gandhi for The Bihar Times  on 18 Jul 2009
(Bihar, India) Some years ago it was discovered that owners of Vanaspathi
oils were putting cow and pig lard into the oil. There was a furor which
died down after a few months and no one knows till today what happened to
the Jains who owned the enterprise ? but I have little doubt that they got
off and a few bureaucrats and policemen are richer.
Ghee (from Sanskrit gh?ta meaning “sprinkled”) is… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 22, 2009 at 1:08pm —
Pariksit Maharaja, as soon as he heard that Kali, these four principles of
Kali has already entered, he immediately took his bows and arrows and…
“Who is that rascal, he is drinking? Kill him.” That was king. “Kill him,
that rascal.” So if one is killed because he was drinking, then others will
be very careful. That was king’s duty. “Anyone who has got illicit sex, kill
him. Anyone who is drunkard, kill him. Anyone who is eating meat, kill him.
No other… Continue
Added by Nitin on July 22, 2009 at 1:07pm —
Scientific Evidence: Continue
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…
Added by _ghanshyam das on July 22, 2009 at 7:30am —
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 —