Archive: September, 2013

Thinking No One An Enemy

Posted on 09/29/13 by admin-vasanti

 If anyone is insulting you, if anyone is beating you or abusing you in any way, don’t think him an enemy. Your activities are your enemy. So, how should your activities be from now on and in the future? Do not criticize, do not offend, do not do anything wrong. Otherwise, your activities will return […]

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What Sponsorship Can Do

Posted on 09/26/13 by admin-vasanti

Submitted by Vasanti dasi  One of the Food Vendors at Shaktifest and Bhaktifest is the Bliss Cafe. They are devotees who have a restaurant in San Luis Obispo, California (http://www.blisscafeslo.com/). I met David, one of the owners at a festival over the summer and he told me he would be happy to keep books on […]

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Book distribution In Sri Sri Radha-Govinda Gaudya Math, Noida

Posted on 09/19/13 by navalatika

Submitted by Nagari dasi This year traditionally Janmashtami , the appearance day of Lord Shri Krishna, was celebrated in Noida with “Bhagavata-saptaha” (7 days of “Bhagavatam”)  under the guidance of Shri Shrimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja.  Annually on Janmashtami Shripad Bhaktivedanta Shridhar Maharaja is invited to speak Bhagavatam in Noida.  The program was organized by […]

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NEW DELHI BOOK FAIR AT PRAGATI MAIDAN – 23 to 31 AUGUST, 2013

Posted on 09/19/13 by navalatika

This year, the New Delhi Pusthak Mela, or book fair, took place from 23 to 31 August. As usual, the devotees from our Sri Ramana-vihari Gaudiya Math set up a book stall and invited all devotees who were interested to come and join in the book distribution there. Every day, we would start our distribution […]

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JANMASTAMI BOOK DISTRIBUTION IN NEW DELHI – 28 AUGUST 2013

Posted on 09/19/13 by navalatika

This year, Janmastami fell right in the middle of the Delhi Book Fair week. The same thing happened a few years ago, in 2008. At that time, a small group of devotees had left Delhi early in the morning on the Janmastami day, and had gone to Mathura to attend Srila Gurudeva’s class and the […]

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Update on GVACS Malaysia Book Distribution

Posted on 09/18/13 by admin-vasanti

With our Srila Gurudeva’s mercy GVACS Malaysia have printed the following books: 1. Beyond Liberation – English and Tamil version 2. Secrets of the Undiscovered Self – English and Tamil version 3. The Essence Of Bhagavad Gita – English and Tamil version 4. Guru Devatatma – English and Tamil version 5. Siva Tattva – Tamil […]

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Funding Needed: ACARYA KESARI – SRI SRIMAD BHAKTI PRAJNANA KESAVA GOSVAMI

Posted on 09/10/13 by sanatana

Dandavats, Dear Devotees – We are pleased to report that work on the reprint of Paramgurudeva’s biography, Acarya Kesari: Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami, by Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, is near completion and will be available for purchase during this year’s Vraja-mandala Parikrama. For those unfamiliar with this publication, it is a large […]

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Book of the Month: JAIVA-DHARMA

Posted on 09/02/13 by sanatana

  Every month we will feature one of the English publications of Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, respective to the corresponding book-of-the-month featured in the 2013-2015 Vaisnava Calendar. This month’s book is Jaiva-dharma by Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura. For a free PDF file of Jaiva-dharma, head over to PureBhakti.com (direct link). To purchase Jaiva-dharma, please visit BhaktiStore.com and use the following coupon codes when […]

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Tasting The Magic Of Giving

Posted on 09/01/13 by admin-vasanti

[Śrīla Gurudeva cites this instance to show that we can change people’s hearts and bring them to Kṛṣṇa consciousness by engaging their energy ‒ with or without their knowledge ‒ in the service of Hari, Guru, and Vaiṣṇavas, without being disheartened by their present conditioning:] There is not only one world ‒ there are millions upon millions of worlds. Within […]

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