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This class on Srimad Bhagavatam 8.22.24 is given by HG Kalakantha Prabhu on Tuesday, January 26th, 2021, at Bhakti Center.
The crux of the issue is this: Will I serve the Lord with whatever money He has allotted to me, or will I use it to try to please myself. My consciousness, and not on the amount of money I have, determines my decision. Prabhupada explains: “Materialism does not mean that one has to possess so many things. The actual fact is one may be a perfect transcendentalist or spiritua

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This is a poeticized version of the standard translation for these prayers. I do not know who translated them originally, but the translation is included after the poeticized version.

Sri Nrsima Kavaca

1,2) Invocation

And now I shall recite the hymn once spoken by Prahlad,

Sri Nrsima-kavacha, which the learned souls applaud.

Of prayers it is most pious, and its transcendental sound

resolves the greatest problems and protects one all around.

This hymn bestows all opulence of which one may be

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By Kalakantha Das

Q & A From Each Chapter of Bhagavad-gītā

  1. How do you deal with an impossible situation?

Before just bailing out without thinking about our future or other’s needs, Krishna advises us to first consider the consequences of quitting and carefully look at all options.

  1. Do we live on after death?

Our bodies change all the time—baby to kid to teenager to adult to senior—yet we remain the same “I” inside. We remain the same person internally despite our bodies changing externally.

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