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  Correct Jiva tattva By Sripad Bhaktivedanta Suddhadvaiti Swami Part One Paramatma-vaibhava The origin of the conditioned souls This paper is addressing two misconceptions, one, held usually by many ISKCON members, according to which

The Brahma Samhita Govindam Prayers

Srila Prabhupada…"If you chant these mantras, at least one in one day, your life will be glorious." What to speak of all of them. These prayers cards are kindly made for our Grimsby sanga and the pleasure of the devotees by Bhaktin Franny

Maya Material Nature Personified

Due to this external energy, the living entity, although transcendental to the three modes of material nature, thinks of himself as a material product and thus undergoes the reactions of material miseries. The material miseries of the living entity, which are superfluous to him, can be directly mitigated by the linking process of  devotional service.


Hare Krishna in popular culture In Music After coming in contact with the Hare Krishnas in 1969, some of the Beatles took an interest in the movement. This interest is reflected in songs recorded by the band and its members. The Hare Krishna mantra can be heard sung by George Harrison in the backing vocals […]


What are the Vedas? A lecture by His Divine Grace Srila A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Ladies and gentlemen, today’s subject matter is the teachings of the Vedas. What are the Vedas? The Sanskrit verbal root of veda can be interpreted variously, but the purpose is finally one. Veda means knowledge. Any knowledge you accept […]

Neither Religion Nor Irreligion

  A class given by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja in Murwillumbah, Australia, January 20, 2000 na dharmam nadharmam sruti-gana niruktam kila kuru vraje radha-krsna pracura-paricaryam iha tanu saci-sunum nandisvara-pati-sutatve guru-varam mukunda-presthatve smara param ajasram nanu manah Do you know the meaning? (To devotee) You should read the meaning, and then I will explain. (To all) […]

Windows To The Spiritual World

A lecture by His Divine Grace Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada From the Divine Devotional Classic Caitanya Caritamrta The Spiritual Masters Chapter 1 Text 16 Given in Hyderabad on April 9, 1975 Devotee: "In a temple of jewels in Vrndavana, underneath a desire tree, Sri Sri Radha-Govinda, served by Their most confidential associates, sit upon an […]

Krishna Consciousness Is A Science

Krishna Consciousness Is A Science. By Devarsi The Hare Krishna Philosophy is more a science and philosophy than a religion and is factually better described as a science; we are Vaishnavas, teachers of the science of self realization and the study of consciousness. Religion can include or exclude. We're open to everybody. Some people think […]

All Great Souls Aspire To Know About Him

SB 1.16:26-30 How Parīkṣit Received the Age of Kali In Him (Lord Krishna) reside (1) truthfulness, (2) cleanliness, (3) intolerance of another's unhappiness, (4) the power to control anger, (5) self-satisfaction, (6) straightforwardness, (7) steadiness of mind, (8) control of the sense organs, (9) responsibility, (10) equality, (11) tolerance, (12) equanimity, (13) faithfulness, (14) knowledge, […]

  PUBLIC PROGRAM INFORMATION Hare Krishna, we have changed our program schedule, which now includes Lincoln.


In the following section we will examine what the sastras have to say about karma; and in what way if any, a devotee of God is under the influence of his past karma. In the ancient Mediterranean world there was a long standing philosophical battle between Fatalists and proponents of Freewill. It would be inappropriate […]

Pure Bhakti TV Webcasts

  Visit for the largest archive of Srila Gurudeva’s Harikatha, classes, morning walks, and darshans.

lord Nityanandas Appearance day

Lord Nityananda is the eternal associate of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, the Supreme Personality of Godhead. Rarely is the name Nimai (Chaitanya Mahaprabhu) taken without that of Nitai (Lord Nityananda). Mahaprabhu cannot be approached or understood without the mercy of Nityananda Prabhu, who is the cardinal guru of all the universes and serves as an intermediary between […]

The Three Modes Of Material Nature

  In this chapter, the Supreme Personality explains what those modes of nature are, how they act, how they bind and how they give liberation. By understanding this knowledge, various great sages attained perfection and transferred to the spiritual world.

The Benefits of Krishna Meditation and how to chant

Dr. Daniel Coleman, associate editor of Psychology Today and author of The Varieties of Meditative Experiences, after studying the meditational techniques of members of the Krishna consciousness movement, said, "I found the Hare Krishna devotees to be well-integrated, friendly, and productive human beings. In a culture like ours, in which inner, spiritual development is almost […]

Seminar Announcement: The History Of Vedic Culture And Vaishnavism The Hidden Glory Of India

The 11 Month Comprehensive Seminar Starts On Sunday, February 03, 2013   5.00pm To 7.30pm At The Louise Healing Centre, 47 New Market Street Grimsby DN32 7BP. It is a blue building with a large entrance. Note: Guests can begin the seminar at any stage and date. Speaker Devarsirat das The North East Lincolnshire Bhakti Yoga […]

Kṛṣṇa, Christos, Christ The Name Is The Same

Understanding Kṛṣṇa and Christ by A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda  In 1974, Schloss Rettershof, our center near Frankfurt am Main, West Germany,

Scientist Disagrees With Darwin

Research scientist Dr Donald L Ewert, a research microbiologist, disagrees with Darwin. Listen to his reasons here    

Questions and Answers from The Book Jaiva Dharma

THE JAIVA DHARMA The following is a short excerpt from Srila Bhaktivinodha Thakuras famous book Jaiva Dharma Chapter 16. The book was translated from Bengali into Hindi by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja and then into English by his disciples./ Please find several further resource links about this remarkable book at the end of the article. […]

The All Is One Philosophy Is Based On A Grand Illusion

An exerpt from Srila Bhaktivinodha Thakuras Jaiva Dharma “The nature of the soul” Vrajanatha: What is this philosophy called Mayavada? I am unable to understand it. Babaji: Listen carefully. Maya-sakti is just a perverted reflection of the spiritual kingdom, and it is also the controller of the material world which the jiva enters when he […]