Archive: February, 2014

A Surprise Visit

Posted on 02/27/14 by admin-vasanti

Śrīla Gurudeva used to show us all by example how to properly receive, greet, serve and honor Vaiṣṇavas,  regardless of the society or institution from which they come. Trying to follow in his footsteps, we, at Jaya Śrī Dāmodara Gauḍīya Maṭha, were delighted to have the opportunity to receive and honor his holiness Śrīmad Rādhā […]

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My distribution day today: Disappearance of Srila Bhaktikumud Shanta Goswami Maharaj Jagannath Mandir, Puri

Posted on 02/23/14 by admin-vasanti

Singing in the rain with an orchestra-man Submitted by Kasturi dasi One disciple of Srila Bhaktivallabh Tirtha maharaj – Goura Sundar offered to go on books with us. He said: “Im also doing kirtan, you know.” We were very happy. But we became even more happy when we saw his equipment. Really you have to […]

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My distribution day today: If Krishna is pleased- Everyone is pleased, Jagannath Mandir, Puri

Posted on 02/23/14 by admin-vasanti

It was my first day distributing this time in Puri. That day I was alone, my partner came next day. So, I was feeling tired and not so much enthusiastic. But anyhow by mercy I got out from my room and came to Jagannath Mandir. I started distributing, but none would take the books. 5,10,15,20 […]

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Dusk and Daybreak

Posted on 02/21/14 by admin-vasanti

Dandavat pranams to all devotees and guests, This year, I spent the tail end of the summer and the business end of the winter in the UK. I’ve been struck by how awesome the devotees are here, especially in Brighton, London and Wales. I’ve gone on book distribution in Brighton and London with stalwarts like […]

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February, 2014 IPBYS Prison Program Report

Posted on 02/20/14 by admin-vasanti

February 18, 2014 In honor of our most magnificent Paramgurudeva (Srila Gurudeva’s Gurudeva), I am writing this report today (his appearance day) – a long overdue IPBYS Prison Program report. One of his many glories is that he upheld the Gaudiya Vaisnava siddhanta, the truths about bhakti, even having to take his own brother to […]

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Ambala 2013

Posted on 02/16/14 by Anita dasi

Book distribution in Ambala by Sulata dasi, Bakula dasi and Savitri devi dasi. Hare Krsna didi’s, prabhu’s, In September 2013 Sripada B.V. Siddanti Maharaja,  on the invitation of the local devotees, went again to Ambala to speak on Sri Srimad Bhagavatam. Maharaja invited the book distributors to come there with him, so we went. This […]

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Orlando Vegfest

Posted on 02/16/14 by admin-vasanti

Submitted by Sripad Avadhut Maharaja We had a booth at the Orlando Vegfest and were again very popular. One lady drove from Tampa to Orlando just to buy snacks for her trip to Ireland! $90 worth!. Books went to all purchasers and children all got children books. We will attend many festivals in Florida. Florida […]

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Distribution in Pune

Posted on 02/16/14 by admin-vasanti

Submitted by Sriyash dasa I guess I was trying too hard instead of letting it happen, instead of letting go and allowing Srila Gurudeva to guide me to place the books where they needed to be. I realized that, well many people just don’t like to read so much anymore. Some are afraid of big […]

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Nityananda Trayodasi Distribution in Puri

Posted on 02/16/14 by admin-vasanti

Jay Sri Guru Gouranga Radha Raman-bihari Ki-Jay! My book distribution day today: Sri Nityananda Trayodasi, Jagannatha Temple, Puri Submitted by Kasturi dasi Hare Krishna! Recently by Gurudeva’s causeless mercy I started distributing his books more or less regularly. Syamarani dd and girls asked me to share my experiences in a report so that others could […]

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Offering of New Books on Vyasa Puja Day

Posted on 02/15/14 by admin-vasanti

Vyasa Puja in Puri this year, 2014, was such a sweet celebration. So many devotees from all over India and the world were present. The English publication team had been working very hard on the revised edition of Gaudiya Vaisnavism vs Sahajiyism for months, and were praying that the book would be published in time […]

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