Love of God

Three Very Powerful Substances

This photo just surfaced. Srila Prabhupada is giving prasadam to my son, Gaura Shakti das, in New Mayapura, France in 1975. One greatly fortunate soul, for sastra says … “The remnants of food offered to Lord Krsna are called maha-prasädam. After this same maha-prasadam has been taken by a devotee, the remnants are elevated to [...]

Make the Choice

Give up the sand bags of material desires and let the Helium of the Hare Krishna maha-mantra take you back home, back to Godhead.

Reconnect with God

We are completely dependent on God. But at the present moment, we are ignorant of it, to greater or lesser degree. To greater degree, if you are a demigod, and to lesser degree, if you are an insignificant insect.

Exchanges of Pure Love

The Lord has special affection to His devotees. Although He states in Bhagavad-gita that He is equal to everyone, still He has special affection for those who render loving devotional service to Him.

Our Dependency on God

Just as a child is fully dependent on his mother whether he knows it or not, we are fully dependent on the Lord whether we accept it or not.

Grow up in Spiritual Life

We need to work hard and set higher and higher goals each time, so that we can achieve the highest goal – a clean heart in which we can cultivate real love for Radha and Krsna.

Process for this Age

The easiest and most sublime process to awaken love for God is to chant his Holy Names.

Residing in Vrindavan

To enter into Vrindavana we need to develop an intense desire to serve Radha and Krsna as They desire to be served. We should learn this from the brajavasis beginning with Srila Prabhupada.

One Thousand Years On

On our way to Varna for a public program, we stopped at the historic site of Nesebar, an ancient town on a peninsula just off the Black Sea coast. Nesebar dates back to the 11th Century and at one time had over 35 churches on the small peninsula measuring only 300 meters wide and 850 [...]

Impetus to Love

By the causeless mercy of the holy name, sometimes even a neophyte devotee can experience deep spiritual emotions in the association of advanced devotees during congregational chanting. This gives us an impetus to go on in our devotional life and achieve love of God.