Archive: July, 2013

Festival Report

Posted on 07/29/13 by admin-vasanti

Submitted by Vasanti dasi After Shaktifest last May, I became so inspired to attend as many festivals as possible in order to reach the souls coming and attending with the desire to enhance their spirituality and learn about the various paths of yoga and kirtan, After much research on the internet, we discovered that there […]

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Depending On Books

Posted on 07/27/13 by admin-vasanti

Nowadays I see that devotees have so many problems, and because of these problems, they cannot chant regularly. Sometimes they are restless and upset, and thus they give up worshiping Ṭhākurjī (the Deity), chanting, remembering, and reading books. I have come to remind you to not be like that; do not be weak. Your suffering will increase […]

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The Street Scene (Book distribution in Manali )

Posted on 07/26/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Anita dasi Going day after day we made many friends with people on the street here in Manali. Many shop keepers expressed appreciation for the devotional mood kirtan brought to the street. Later when the police tried to give us some problems they quickly helped us connect with local authorities to give us […]

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Shyam Prasad Director of Shoots & Shoots Photography Academy received book of Gurudev

Posted on 07/26/13 by navalatika

Hare krishna Shyam Prasad Director of Shoots & Shoots Photography Academy a National award winner received book of Gurudev from Narayan Baba das Thanks & Regards

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Book distribution in Jagannath Puri and Alalanath

Posted on 07/25/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Rasesvari dasi This year, I came to Jagannatha Puri to witness the bathing ceremony of Lord Jagannatha.  I came to stay in Sri Caitanya Gaudiya Math, Grand Road, where at the same time Srila Bhakti Vijnana Bharati Maharaja was staying.  For this reason so many other devotees gather there to get his sadhu-sanga.  […]

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MEXICO BOOK DISTRIBUTION WORKSHOP

Posted on 07/25/13 by admin-vasanti

  This is the first workshop by Publicaciones Gaudiya Vedanta in collaboration with Gaudiya Vedanta Sponsorship Program that was formed with the intention of inspiring and educating devotees in the art of distributing the gems that our beloved Srila Gurudeva has left us. There were two workshops held from June 27th to 30th. One in […]

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Gaudiya Girls 2013

Posted on 07/21/13 by admin-vasanti

Gaudiya Girls 2013 Tour Report Dear Devotees, Dandavat pranams! All glories to Sri Guru and Gauranga! This year marks our second book distribution and art tour under the guidance of our beloved Srimati Syamarani Didi, a very senior and elevated disciple of our dearmost Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja and Srila A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. […]

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Śrīla Gurudeva Promotes Books

Posted on 07/20/13 by admin-vasanti

Śrī Jayadeva Gosvāmī was a very high-class mahā-bhāgavata, and he wrote a book called Śrī Gīta-govinda, The Glories of Govinda. When Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu saw this book, He made a copy and instructed His followers to also obtain one. At that time there was no printing press, books were reproduced by hand. Mahāprabhu therefore ordered […]

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Śrīla Gurudeva Distributes Books

Posted on 07/20/13 by admin-vasanti

[Śrīla Gurudeva often inspired his various audiences to collect and read his books. That was one of the ways he promoted and distributed them:] pūrṇāḥ pulindya urugāya-padābja-rāgaśrī- kuṅkumena dayitā-stana-maṇḍitena tad-darśana-smara-rujas tṛṇa-rūṣitena limpantya ānana-kuceṣu jahus tad-ādhim Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam (10.21.17) The gopīs lament in separation from Kṛṣṇa, “O, see the forest girls. They are born of very low […]

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Śrīmatī Rādhikā Promotes Book Distribution

Posted on 07/20/13 by admin-vasanti

[On this morning walk, Śrīla Gurudeva is expressing the moods of Śrīmatī Rādhikā and the left-wing gopīs. By saying that the narrations of Kṛṣṇa make one weep in miserable separation for Him and that the gopīs are the evidence of this, Śrīmatī Rādhikā is glorifying the dissemination of these narrations.] Jayanta dāsa: Śrīla Gurudeva, as […]

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