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Bhagavad-gita As It Is - 14.20

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gunan etan atitya trin

dehi deha-samudbhavan

janma-mrtyu-jara-duhkhair

vimukto 'mrtam asnute

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How Lord Krishna is the Source of all Avatars

By Sri Nandanandana dasa

In spite of the fact that everything comes from the Supreme Being, He is still aloof from it all. He does not disengage Himself from His eternal pleasure pastimes with His devotees in the spiritual realm. So, in the process of creating the material worlds, the Supreme expands Himself into various forms, which are His plenary parts. Krishna…

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Preaching

By Krpakara dasa (ACBSP)

When is a person Krsna conscious enough to preach? Srila Prabhupada encouraged us to preach immediately, regardless of our degree of realization. By preaching we cement our understanding. Hearing is the first step in devotional service, and the second step is chanting. Either privately or Congregationally. Preaching really means…

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Ganga Sagara Mela





Ganga Sagara Mela a festival observed especially at the confluence of the Ganges and the Bay of Bangal. Kapilasrama, the asrama of Lord Krsna's incarnation as Kapiladeva, the son of Devahuti, is located at this…

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Jagannath Ratha Yatra Festival 2019

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The Price of Causeless Mercy

By Srimati Devi Dasi

Mahaprabhu’s lips quivered in the ecstasy of jubilation as He sang the glories of the Holy Name. His effulgent body, stoked and fueled by prema, illumined the small dark room to reveal His two constant night companions. In great ecstasy He said to Srila Svarupa Damodara in a faltering voice, “My ears are dying of thirst. Sing! Sing, My dear…

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Srila Prabhupada’s Legacy Lives On

By Chaitanya Charana Dasa

Though Prabhupada was present for only the first eleven years of ISKCON’s fifty-year history, he continues to guide and inspire his followers to expand what he began.

“It’s an astonishing story. If someone told you a story like this, you wouldn’t believe it. Here’s this person, he’s seventy years old,…

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Elevation to Goodness

   

Hare Krishna

By Burijana Dasa

This essay is taken from the book “The Art of teaching” by Burijana dasa. It is written for gurukula teachers, but is equally applicable to all devotees.

Teachers wishing success in their service must cultivate the mode of goodness. But wait a minute! Am…

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The Interview: A Gurukuli Temple Vice President Shares His Journey

People

By Madhava Smullen

Succession is currently a hot topic in ISKCON. So recently we spoke to Janardan Kewin, an Australian alumnus of Vrindavan Gurukula, who now works professionally as a regional manager at the University of Queensland, serves as Vice President at ISKCON Brisbane, and is known for his sweet…

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The Stay High Marriage

By Partha Das and Uttama Devi Dasi

A culture of appreciation can help us stay high forever, what to speak of improve our marriage.

As we devotees would say in the early days of ISKCON, “Chant Hare Krsna and stay high forever!”

Krsna is known as Stavyapriya, one who likes being praised, so it is…

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Seeing the Prime Cause By Padmapani Das

On July 29, 1971, Srila Prabhupada was interviewed on television at the University of Gainesville in Florida (which His Divine Grace described as “a remote corner of the world, thousands of miles from the birthplace of Lord Caitanya”). At one point, Srila Prabhupada was asked the following…

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Varnasrama Education In The Modern World

By Mathuresa Das

Many initiatives to promote Sastric education in different countries of Latin America have been formed. The desire of responsible and capable members of our communities to help devotees to excel in the knowledge of the scriptures in a systematic and scientific way is very praiseworthy and worthy of being supported.…

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When is a person Krsna Consciousness enough to preach?

By Krpakara dasa (ACBSP)

When is a person Krsna Consciousness enough to preach? Srila Prabhupada encouraged us to preach immediately, regardless of our degree of realization. By preaching we cement our understanding. Hearing is the first step in devotional service, and the second step is chanting.…

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Make me an instrument of your compassion! By Giriraj dasa

A few months back I had the good fortune to get association of a senior Vaishanava. During the lecture one line that really touched my heart was the advice that we should daily pray to Prabhupada to ‘make me an instrument of your compassion in this very life time’. It was…

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Watch Kirtan Fest 2019 Day 1 Live from ISKCON Chowpatty

Kirtan Fest 2019 at ISKCON Chowpatty 12th Jan - Day 1 Schedule…



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Poem on matsya avathar


Oru meenai thonri,ore iravil,kadalai sirudaki,vedangalai kaithuki,kayal meni thoni uyirinagalai thooki neendi neendi kamathai adaki,bhoologathai katha avatharam idhu.

Meaning

You appeared as a single small fish,you grew very huge withn one night that the ocean was not fit for you.you rescued the four Vedas,took the form of a boat in the shape of a ship.you swam all over and saved the living beings of earth.

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Bhagavad Gita - The Stress Reliever Guide

Hare Krishna.

Please like iskcon desire tree official page on speaking tree and help in preaching the Krishna Consciousness.

https://www.speakingtree.in/blog/bhagavad-gita-the-stress-reliever-guide

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Krishna or Vishnu?

    

https://www.speakingtree.in/blog/krishna-or-vishnu

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Devotees Circumambulate Deities by Boat During Mauritius Boat Festival

 
Activism
 
By Madhava Smullen

ISKCON Mauritius’ 11thannual Rathayatra at Mahebourg, in the south-east of the island nation, featured a unique offering that truly befit the tropical setting – a boat festival in a vivid blue…

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Kirtan Phenomenon Gaura Mani Reaches 30 Million People a Week

 
Activism

By Madhava Smullen

The Vrajavadhus - Gopi Girls of Vraja

An ISKCON devotee who grew up in the Hare Krishna Movement, Gaura Mani devi dasi, and her group Vrajavadhus Kirtan, have become a kirtan phenomenon.…

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