Archive: June, 2011

Day at the Beach

Posted on 06/30/11 by admin-vasanti

by Vasanti dasi Today Krsna-mayi dasi and I went to the beach to have a swim in the ocean as my doctor has told me it is good for my health. The ocean was so cold and she was hesitant to go in. One Russian man near us was telling us how wonderful the water […]

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Srila Prabhupada’s Letter of Oct 24, 1974

Posted on 06/28/11 by Raghava

“These statistics are very nice. I like very much to receive the report of my book sales. I think it also gives encouragement to the devotees who distribute the books. Here at Mayapur, my Guru Maharaja was printing one paper. It was selling for only a few paise. Sometimes whenever one brahmacari would go to […]

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Bliss Report, Boston Yoga and Chant Fest

Posted on 06/27/11 by admin-vasanti

Bliss Report, Boston Yoga and Chant Fest – book table hosted by the Boston sangha June 18th and 19th the fledgling Boston sangha was blessed to participate in the 2nd annual Boston Yoga and Chant Fest, a gathering of spiritually minded individuals coming together for congregational chanting, yoga, and spiritual and lifestyle teachings.Our sanga has […]

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Summer book distribution in Haridwar, Shimla and Rishikesh

Posted on 06/25/11 by Anita dasi

All Glories to Sri Guru and Gouranga Haridwar, as any other part of India, is full of people, so we started our summer north India book distribution tour there. Hari ki puri (the city of Hari) is where the main gaths of the Ganga are, and therefore every evening many people go there to take […]

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Getting over Boundaries

Posted on 06/11/11 by admin-vasanti

by Taruni dasi (written in Manali, India) This book distribution tour became the “getting over boundaries tour” for me. You know all those boundaries and fears that seem to be insurmountable, but actually exist only in our mind? That’s what I want to talk about in this report. Boundary №1. To distribute books alone. The […]

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Srila Vedavyasa’s Mercy

Posted on 06/07/11 by Anita dasi

Badrinatha, May 24-26, 2011 by Sulata dasi   On the morning of May 25 Anita and I set out from Badrinath on the 3km walk to Mana, the place where Srila Vedavyasa spoke the Srimad Bhagavatam to Ganeshji. I was feeling very inspired to go to Mana because of an experience I had the previous […]

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Mana

Posted on 06/05/11 by Anita dasi

 Badrinatha, May 24 by Bakula dasi How can we be close to Srila Gurudeva? How can we use our limited time in this material world effective? How can we become purified and feel that Srila Gurudeva uses us as an instrument? By fulfilling His heart desire and distribute His books everywhere, waking up all the […]

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Paramgurudeva’s Mercy

Posted on 06/04/11 by Anita dasi

Badrinatha, May 22-25, 2011 Many pilgrims or yatris aspire for years or a lifetime to visit this sacred place of Lord Narayana in Badrinatha. As they approach the temple they are singing, “Badri-Narayana, Narayana, Narayana” or “Sri Krsna Govinda Hari Murari Hey Natha Narayana Vasudeva.” The first few darshans I had were nice, but I […]

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Sadhu-loka

Posted on 06/03/11 by Anita dasi

Badrinatha, May 18-21, 2011 The only direct route from Manali to Haridwar was a seventeen hour government bus. I met Savitiri didi, Bakula didi and Sulata didi at the Haridwar bus station. They were also stiff and sleep deprived from an overnight bus from Vrndavan. The first thing we did was to book bus tickets […]

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