Archive for September, 2012

Puranic Time Measurements “Explained”.

Puranic Time Measurements “Explained”. Outside of the three planetary systems, the four Yugas multiplied by one thousand comprise one day on the planet of Brahma. A similar period comprises a night of Brahma, in which the creator of the universe goes to sleep… The Puranas describe a number of time cycles within cycles. Discussions of […]

Sri Radhastami

Sri Radhastami (The following discourse was spoken by Srila Sarasvati Thakura Prabhupada in the Sarasvata Natya-mandira, Sri Gaudiya Matha, at 6:00 pm in the evening of Sri Radhastami, September 19th, 1931)  There is one personality whose name is not referred to in the Srimad Bhagavatam, yet the readers of Srimad Bhagavatam nuture the hope of […]

Why Krsna Became Gauranga Mahaprabhu

From a lecture by by Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Swami Maharaja Two Kinds of Maya Two mayas are there. One is Maha-maya, that is to say, the illusionary energy, and the other is Yoga-maya. Yoga means that which gives you an opportunity to go to Krsna. That is Yoga-maya. That which prevents, that is viyoga-maya […]

Srila Prabhupada’s Pranama Mantra

Understanding Srila Prabhupadas  Pranama Mantra By Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja. Please click the Image below and you are lead to a new page. Click 'begin slideshow' and 'stop slightshow' to read.