Archive: June, 2013

Helping Others to Help thy Self

Posted on 06/30/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Akhilesh das For many months I was being asked to come to Jammu ( a city in the north of India). Due to various engagements nothing concrete was decided. My contacts in Sydney, Australia, the young enthusiastic couple, Damodari dasi and Subal das, both disciples of Srila Gurudev insisted several times to visit […]

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Book distribution at my 45th College Reunion

Posted on 06/30/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Vicitra dasi A few months ago I received word that my Smith College classmates were going to hold a 45th reunion. I never kept contact with anyone from college all these years, as I have been living in India and pursuing a very different lifestyle. At first I had no interest in going, […]

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Swami Narayan Baba presenting Gurudeva’s Book to Swami Chidanand Saraswati and Sri Ramesh Bhai Ojha

Posted on 06/30/13 by navalatika

Swami Narayan Baba presented Srila Gurudeva’s Book to Swami Chidanand Saraswati, Head of Parmarth Niketan Ashram and Sri Ramesh Bhai Ojha. They were very obliged to receive the Book and they told that they will definitely read it. Swami Chidanand is deeply committed to environmental protection and preservation. Under His guidance and leadership, a huge […]

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Let The World Know

Posted on 06/28/13 by admin-vasanti

  Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu ordered Śrī Nityānanda Prabhu to preach His mission. He said, “Go door to door with Śrīla Haridāsa Ṭhākura, and beg some alms. You can tell  the people, ‘I request you to put something in My bag. Chant, one time, “Kṛṣṇa, Kṛṣṇa.” Thus, on the Lord’s order, Nityānanda Prabhu began His preaching. […]

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Childs Play…

Posted on 06/26/13 by navalatika

   

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The Lord is Sending

Posted on 06/24/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Anita dasi Manali, India When we set off from Vrndavan for Manali with 22 boxes of books I was a bit worried that we could get them all on the bus, that we wouldn’t have to pay too much for our huge amount of “extra luggage”, and most of all what we would […]

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Reader Corrections: What to Do?

Posted on 06/21/13 by sanatana

Dear Devotees, Please accept our humble pranam. All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga. In the preface to his books, Srila Gurudeva would often write something like: Due to the great haste in which the publication was prepared, some small errors may remain. May the faithful readers please inform us of these errors, so […]

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LOVE AND AFFECTION

Posted on 06/16/13 by admin-vasanti

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Odessa, Ukraine  September 22, 2002 [This is an excerpt from a lecture delivered in Odessa to more than 600 devotees who came from across the former Soviet Union.  Some traveled for as many as ten days to get to the program. Srila Narayana Maharaja provides beautiful insights into the […]

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Inspire All

Posted on 06/14/13 by admin-vasanti

Distribute my books. Read, take the essence of what you read, follow that, and distribute my mission. My mission is not different from that of Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī and Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. Please help me to preach throughout the world, as Mahāprabhu’s mission was preached at the time of Śrīla Bhaktivedānta Svāmī Mahārāja. At that […]

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Shaktifest, 2013

Posted on 06/11/13 by admin-vasanti

By Vasanti dasi | Over the years, I had heard vaguely about Shaktifest and Bhaktifest, but never quite knew what they were. This year, by Srila Gurudeva’s inspiration and understanding that the word shakti ultimately reers to Radharani, who is mula-sakti (the root of all saktis), parasakti (the superior absolute sakti, or power or energy), […]

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