Fasting for Vijaya Mahadwadashi. Sri Vaman Dwadashi. Appearance of Lord Vamandev. Appearance of Srila Jiva Goswami Prabhu. Sri Hari Parshwa-parivartan....View items in collection >>
Srila Bhakti Siddhant Saraswati Prabhupad says, “We worship Krishna because He is Radharani's favorite. Our interest is in Radharani, and Krishna is Her favorite. And only because She wants Krishna do we have any connection with Him. We are really saktas, worshipers of God's potency; not saktas like the worshipers of Durga, but suddha-saktas. The real, original potency, Krishna's dedicating Moiety, is in Vraja. Both direct and indirect connections with Krishna come through Her. This is Radha's position."
Since receiving your last letter I have been trying to study (as you suggested) Śrīla Rūpā Goswāmīpad's Śrī Upadeśāmṛta, the purports of Śrīla Bhaktivinode Ṭhākur, Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Ṭhākur and Śrīla Bhaktivedanta Swāmī Mahārāj. So far, I have studied the first four verses several times and have some questions...Show Full
Among all the jivas who are wandering throughout the universe, one who has accrued spiritual merit over many lifetimes obtains the seed of the creeper of bhakti, or sraddha. This takes place when the jiva, by Krishna's mercy, is favoured by His dear associates. Endowed with that sraddha, the disciple as a gardener, plants that seed in his heart. He waters it by hearing and chanting the instructions flowing from the mouth of SriGurudeva.
When Maharaji came to Hawaii, his Nrisimhadev kirtans had become popular and well known. One time the devotees took him down to a beautiful place called Waipio Valley on the Big Island of Hawaii. You have to go by 4 -wheel drive across streams pouring down from waterfalls and through...Show Full
Sri Radhashtami. Srimati Radharani's appearance at noon.
Paran by 9.30am. Appearance of Srila Sacchidananda Bhaktivinode Thakur.
Sri Ananta Chaturdashi. Disappearance of Srila Haridas Thakur.
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This small book is the second volume of articles taken from a series of emails originally sent out from the sreecgmath yahoo group. They are short articles written or spoken by Srila Bhakti Ballabha Tirtha Maharaj, the President-Acharya of the Sri Chaitanya Gaudiya Math and founder of GOKUL (the Global...Download/Order