Archive for March, 2014

We Are Not These Bodies

An exerpt from the booklet Beyond Birth And Death By Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada We are experiencing birth and death, but actually we are beyond birth and death. We are eternal spirit souls, but according to our work and desires, we are transmigrating from one body to another. This is the science of reincarnation.


  By Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Remembrances of past lives can be fascinating, but the real goal of understanding reincarnation is to become free from the painful cycle of birth in death. In a lecture delivered in London in August of 1973, Śrīla Prabhupāda warns, "This is not a very good business—to die and take […]

The Truth of the Soul

A discourse given on June 15, 2005 in Badger, California, by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja, based on Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura’s book, Śrī Śrīmad Bhāgavata Arka Marīcimāla, which means “A Garland of Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam Verses.” The Truth of the Soul The subject matter regarding the established philosophical truths of the living entity (jīva-tattva) is very advanced. […]