Archive: December, 2012

The Next Step

Posted on 12/29/12 by Anita dasi

One great thing about book distribution in India is that when you invite people to Vrndavan there is a reasonable likelihood they will come. For many pious Indians Vrndavan is on the list of pilgrimage places they want to visit in their lifetime. Sometimes our invite is enough to tip the scale. Sometimes they would […]

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MEMORIAL TO DURLABHA PRABHU

Posted on 12/28/12 by admin-vasanti

MEMORIAL TO DURLABHA PRABHU   On 25th December 2012 our dear brother Durlabha prabhu left his body. Such an exemplary devotee will always be indelibly etched on our memory. Although we didn’t have many opportunities to associate with him personally due to him living so far away fom us, we always remember him being happy and ready […]

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KUMBHA-MELA, 2013

Posted on 12/27/12 by admin-vasanti

Dear Readers, Soon India will be celebrating a Maha Kumbha Mela, starting in January. During Kumbha Mela, Hindus gather at the Ganges River and Kshipra River to bathe for purification. It happens at different locations (Haridwar, Allahabad, Ujjain or Nashik) according to the positions of Jupiter (Brihaspati) and the sun. This year is a Maha […]

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Raining Books in London

Posted on 12/26/12 by admin-vasanti

Govardhana Asram Library Donation

Posted on 12/22/12 by sanatana

According to the Mayan calendar – or at least to those who speculate on it – December 21st was to mark the end of the world. As I made my way to Sri Govardhana via auto-riksaw on this day, I couldn’t help but think that the last day of existence was panning out a little more […]

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Book Distribution in Sri Dham Mayapur

Posted on 12/20/12 by Anita dasi

In Sri Navadwipa Dham, Sri Dham Mayapur is the epicenter of all Gaudiya Vaisnavas. It is because the most magnanimous avatar of Sri Krsna , Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu, made His appearance here, in this very place. In Rasa purnima day, at the end of Kartik, thousands and thousands of persons came to the Dham to […]

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Art Darsanas: Sri Prema Samputa

Posted on 12/18/12 by sanatana

Every couple of weeks, we will posting a new edition of Art Darsanas – a new series consisting of images, sketches, transcriptions of darsanas with Srila Gurudeva and anything else in relation to paintings done by Syamarani didi for the covers of our beloved GVP publications. Our first offering is Sri Prema Samputa. Below you will find a darsana with […]

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BOOK DISTRIBUTION FROM COCHABAMBA, BOLIVIA

Posted on 12/16/12 by admin-vasanti

Reported from the streets of Cochabamba by Krishna Kanta das. Hare Krishna! My name is Krishna Kanta das, born in Lima (Perú) initiated by Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja in 2007.  Since 2002 I have visited Perú and Bolivia very often due to work. I first came in touch with Srila Gurudeva’s disciples in Cochabamba […]

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Sri Manah-siksa reprinted

Posted on 12/15/12 by admin-vasanti

What are the beautiful yet highly disciplined internal attitudes that are to be deeply embedded in the heart of one who sincerely aspires to be follower of Srila Rupa Gosvami? In this book, the foremost rupanuga, Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami, reveals the firmness of mind required to attain that topmost goal. These eleven nectarean and […]

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Supreme Books to Supreme Court Justice

Posted on 12/14/12 by admin-vasanti

Pranams! All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga! We presented the books, “The way of love” and “the vraja-mandala parikrama” to the honorable justice of the Supreme Court  of India. He showed the interest in our Publications, Parikrama and Janak Puri Math. Regards, Swami BV Vishnu Daivata Swami Narayana Baba

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