Archive for March, 2012

A Happy Rama Navami to all.

Sri Rama Navami Lord Ramacandra’s Appearance Day To hear Ram Navami Katha by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja click here   Rama Navami Katha A class given by His Divine Grace Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada In Hawaii, March 27, 1969 ramadi murtishu kala-niyamena tishthan nanavataram akarod bhuvaneshu kintu krishnah svayam samabhavat paramah puman yo govindam […]

Reality distinguished from illusion

  By adopting the conception that everything is one, the mood of service is completely destroyed. This is a very critical obstacle. The highest truth is reality distinguished from illusion for the welfare of all. By Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja This is a small excerpt from the lecture series called Ramananda Samvad (the […]

Spiritual life Is Individual Not Impersonal

When they are informed that spiritual life is also individual and personal, they become afraid of becoming persons again… Posted on June 4, 2011 by Devarsi Indra uvaca TRANSLATION King Indra said: My dear Lord, Your transcendental form with eight hands and weapons in each of them appears for the welfare of the entire universe, […]

Japa Festival

Japa Festival With Bhaktivedanta Tridandi Maharaja To view the full poster please double click on it

On God, Love, and Reincarnation

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The real nature of the soul

Below you find excerpts of purports to the Bhagavad Gita, Chapter 2 text 17, by the two greatest spiritual masters of this century. Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja. The verses will  hopefully be updated every day. Devarsi Bhagavad Gita Chapter Two Text 17 Translation and purport (excerpts) by Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami […]

Bhagavad Gita 2.16

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2 Text 16 Excerpt from Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharajas purport Of the temporary, such as winter or summer, there is no permanent existence, and of the eternal, such as the soul, there is no destruction. Those who know the Truth have reached this conclusion by deliberating on what is temporary and what […]

Bhagavad Gita 2.15

Srimad Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2 Text 15 Excerpt Bhagavad Gita 2.15 by Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja Verse: O best among men, that sober person who remains undisturbed despite the dualities caused by sense perception, and who considers happiness and distress to be the same, is certainly qualified for liberation from the endless cycle of birth and […]

Bhagavad Gita 2.14

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 2 Text 14 Everything is temporary O son of Kuntī, the non permanent appearance of happiness and distress, and their disappearance in due course, are like the appearance and disappearance of winter and summer seasons. They arise from sense perception, O scion of Bharata, and one must learn to tolerate them without […]

The embodied soul

Bhagavad-gītā As It Is 2.13 dehino 'smin yathā dehe kaumāraḿ yauvanaḿ jarā tathā dehāntara-prāptir dhīras tatra na muhyati As the embodied soul continuously passes, in this body, from boyhood to youth to old age, the soul similarly passes into another body at death. A sober person is not bewildered by such a change. PURPORT Since […]

Nothing is superior to Me

“O Dhananjaya there is nothing superior to Me. This whole universe is dependent on Me, like jewels strung on a thread.” Hare Krishna. Below is a small excerpt from Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharajas translation of the Bhagavad Gita, which like Srila Bhaktivedanta Swamis Bhagavad gita, can also be considered a Bhagavad Gita AS IT IS. […]

The Sri Siksastakam

Eight verses, known as the Sri Siksastakam.  From A lecture by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana maharaja Srila Narayana Maharaja  “Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu has not written very much. He only wrote eight slokas, and they are known as Sri Siksastakam. There are a few other slokas that He wrote, and one example is the following:

The Highest Platform

To execute religious principles means to come to the platform of perfect knowledge. If one comes to the platform of perfect knowledge, then he will be disinterested in material affairs. The Super Exellent Power Of Lord Krishna: An exerpt from the book Krishna The Supreme Personality of Godhead  by Srila AC. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

The soul in illusion

The Jiva in Maya (The soul in illusion) Apart from the ever-liberated devotees, there are the conditioned souls who always turn away from the service of the Lord. They are perpetually conditioned in this material world and are subjected to the material tribulations brought about by different bodily forms in hellish conditions. Due to his […]