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How Can I Serve Them

How Can I Serve Them

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja describes the glories of the appearance of Sri Radha Ramanji e was now searching how to reach...

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The Most Ripened, Sweetest Nectarean Juicy Fruit of the Vedic Tree

The Most Ripened, Sweetest Nectarean Juicy Fruit of the Vedic Tree

Daily glorification of the spotless Śrīmad Bhāgavatam by Srila Gour Govinda Swami Maharaja dharmaḥ projjhita-kaitavo 'tra paramo nirmatsarāṇāṁ satāṁ vedyaṁ vāstavam atra vastu śivadaṁ tāpa-trayonmūlanam śrīmad-bhāgavate mahā-muni-kṛte kiṁ vā parair īśvaraḥ sadyo hṛdy...

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All glories to Narasimhadeva! All glories to Narasimhadeva!

All glories to Narasimhadeva! All glories to Narasimhadeva!

From Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 8.5 by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda “śrī-nṛsiṁha, jaya nṛsiṁha, jaya jaya nṛsiṁha prahlādeśa jaya padmā-mukha-padma-bhṛṅga” Translation “ ‘All glories to Nṛsiṁhadeva! All glories to Nṛsiṁhadeva, who is the Lord of...

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“There is no other procedure for understanding…”

“There is no other procedure for understanding…”

Excerpt from Śrī Caitanya-caritāmṛta, Madhya-līlā 8.204-205 by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda sakhī vinā ei līlāya anyera nāhi gati sakhī-bhāve ye tāṅre kare anugati rādhā-kṛṣṇa-kuñjasevā-sādhya sei pāya sei sādhya pāite āra nāhika upāya Translation “Without the...

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“In Vaisnavism that narrowness is not there …”

“In Vaisnavism that narrowness is not there …”

From an informal room conversation with Srila Gour Govinda Maharaja in Singapore on May 17, ‘95 Ananta das (now Tapasvi Maharaja): Srila Gurudeva, when we were in Malaysia .. we we’re meeting some disciples of Prabhupada … and many are taking shelter of Narayana...

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Nama Sankirtan – Srila Narayana Maharaja

Nama Sankirtan – Srila Narayana Maharaja

Our News LYRICS: (1) hari haraye namaḥ kṛṣṇa yādavāya namaḥ yādavāya mādhavāya keśavāya namaḥ (2) gopāla govinda rāma śrī-madhusūdana giridhārī gopīnātha madana-mohana (3) śrī-caitanya-nityānanda śrī-advaita-sītā hari guru vaiṣṇaba bhāgavata gītā (4) śrī-rūpa sanātana...

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Mahaprabhu’s Priti-Dharma

Mahaprabhu’s Priti-Dharma

Our News Excerpt from a lecture given by Śrī Śrīmad Gour Govinda Swami Mahārāja on 6 July 1992, Bhubaneswar, India. hus we have ātma-dharma and...

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O, you sons of nectar!

O, you sons of nectar!

Our News , you sons of nectar! O, you sons of the nectarine ocean sea! Please listen to me. You were born in nectar; you were born to taste...

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The ‘Gaudiya Kirtan’ app is here!

The ‘Gaudiya Kirtan’ app is here!

Pure Bhakti Audio Seva Team The Gaudiya Kirtan app gives users the ability to access hundreds of songs and prayers by Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava saints. What's inside: the songs of Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava ācāryas in their original Bengali/Sanskrit script roman transliteration fresh...

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A Once In A Lifetime Offering

A Once In A Lifetime Offering

Pure Bhakti Audio Seva Team All Glories to Sri Sri Guru and Gauranga!! Dear Devotees, Everyone will unanimously agree that hari-katha was Srila Gurudeva's very life and soul. Srila Gurudeva always cherished a desire to see his hari-katha archive systematically...

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Suddha-nama-kirtan

Suddha-nama-kirtan

Our News namo mahā-vadānyāya kṛṣṇa-prema-pradāya te kṛṣṇāya kṛṣṇa-caitanya- nāmne gaura-tviṣe namaḥ “O most munificent incarnation! You are Kṛṣṇa Himself appearing as Śrī Kṛṣṇa Caitanya Mahāprabhu. You have assumed the golden colour of Śrīmatī Rādhārāṇī, and You are...

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Where Is That Prema?

Where Is That Prema?

Our News   on’t criticize each other, and don’t quarrel. Make a very beautiful community here, an ideal place where all Vaisnavas can come. Don’t...

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Don’t Find Fault

Don’t Find Fault

Our News   Devotee: It’s very easy to understand this point after the fact. But the occasions that I’m thinking of, there are a lot of, you know... supposedly quite advanced devotees... Srila Gurudeva: I can understand what you are asking. Don’t feel embarrassed if I...

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Real Sadhu-sanga is most important

Real Sadhu-sanga is most important

from an informal talk with Srila Gour Govinda Swami   Devotee: So Paramatma is comparable to guru in some ways? Srila Gurudeva: Paramatma is the manifestation of guru and guru is the manifestation of Paramatma. Katha Upanisad says: nayam atma pravacanena...

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“Narottama dasa begs for his association”

“Narottama dasa begs for his association”

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja continues to glorify the process of bhajana as it is described in Sri Bhajana Rahasya NAROTTAMA DASA BEGS FOR HIS ASSOCIATION Sriman Mahaprabhu (Sri Caitanya-caritamrta, Madhya-lila 1.211) has described...

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The Latest Temple Construction Progress

The Latest Temple Construction Progress

Our News This is the latest progress of our temple. We are going to start moving in on March 20. We have not painted most of the inside or out- only one coat in the ashram rooms. Plumbing and electrical fixtures have to be installed and lots of other details as well....

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The Mind Of One Who Has Taken Shelter Of […]

The Mind Of One Who Has Taken Shelter Of […]

The Mind Of One Who Has Taken Shelter Of The Holy Name Is Undisturbed by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja "In this world, it is essential to maintain our life. Without this, we can't do our bhajana. But don't be worried about this." In glorification...

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How May This Irresistible Vraja Bhava Be Obtained?

How May This Irresistible Vraja Bhava Be Obtained?

How May This Irresistible Vraja Bhava Be Obtained? Source:  Sri Bhajana Rahasya, Sastha Yama Sadhana. Srila Gurudeva continues to glorify the process of bhajana as it is described in Sri Bhajana Rahasya. by Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja [dropcap...

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Pure Bhakti Academy February 2016

Dear Devoted Brothers and Sisters, We are very excited that the Pure Bhakti Academy will take place once again in Jagannath Puri from 15th of February till 5th of March 2016. Classes start on the 15th of February 2016. Srila Bharati Maharaja will be in Puri as...

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Mahaprabhu’s mercy is running everywhere … INVITATION

[Sripad Premananda Prabhu extends an invitation to everyone to attend a program that is going to commemorate Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s 500th anniversary visit to Vrndavana from Jagannatha Puri] [divider] [divider] There is one program that is going to commemorate...

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The Finite Servant

by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda | …Simply by breaking the external frame we must not conclude that we will all of a sudden become immeasurable. We are decidedly always measurable things. This measurement, or the very platform of finitude, is quite sufficient for us not to consider ourselves to be the Oversoul…

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Pure Bhakti Academy — timetable

Pure Bhakti Academy — timetable

Dear Devoted Brothers and Sisters, We are very excited that the Pure Bhakti Academy will be inaugurated in Jagannath Puri on 20th January, the Appearance...

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"Who will feel separation?"

The guru will not consider for even a moment that, “He is my servant and disciple.” Instead he will feel that, “He is my heart.” […]

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IPBYS Prison Program Report

Our service started out with pen pal seva and has grown into shipment of Newsletters once a month, answering letters from inmates which involves sending books and answering questions, […]

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Artificial and Genuine Svarūpa Siddhi

by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda | …those who conceive of this subject matter while their consciousness is riddled with anarthas do not conceive what it truly is. All those esoteric truths that are revealed solely through one’s advancing practice of chanting the holy names are to be considered the introduction to one’s svarūpa, one’s true spiritual identity…

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Krsna at Every Corner: Kirtan and Colors in New York

Kirtaniyas on tour (July 23-26 2014) An anecdote by Malini Dasi It was 8 p.m. Vijay Krsna das, Nitai das, Lokah Pavana das and I had just rolled our luggage out of the JFK airport into our rental car. We were all excited to make our first stop to Tompkins Square park...

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We Cannot Rely On the Mind

by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda | The outward feature is not to be trusted. Lime-water outwardly resembles milk. The apparent face is not identical with the immanence, the soul or the substratum. In determining the self, it is necessary to find our real position. Are we products of material things? Are we the Oversoul? This problem requires solution as we shall leave the external body after a time…

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Srila Gurudeva’s Handwritten Upadesavali Discovered

re-posted from bhaktabandhav.com [hr] n the ‘90s, Srila Gurudeva would print his books and Bhagavat Patrikas at the press of his disciple Radha-Madhava Prabhu, a.k.a. Ajay Kapoor, at the Ambassador Traders, Printers and Stationers, in Connaught...

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