Кто твоя Мать? | Ритвик в сравнении с Гуру
Пожалуйста, примите мой дандабат пранам. Моя первая реакция на Ваше письмо была такой: «Чтобы ответить на Ваши вопросы, я должен написать книгу». Затем я понял: «Я уже написал эту книгу». И она называется «Шри Гуру и Его Милость». «Да, это мои мысли, но они не были представлены последовательным и систематическим образом — шлоки и т. д. Но […] Read more – ‘Кто твоя Мать? | Ритвик в сравнении с Гуру’.
Who is your Mother? | Ritvik vs Guru
Please accept my dandabat pranam. My first reaction to your email is “I’d have to write a book to answer your questions”. Then I realized, “I did”. Its called Sri Guru and His Grace. “It may be my thought, but that was scattered, the slokas etc. But to organize that — analyze and adjust — […] Read more – ‘Who is your Mother? | Ritvik vs Guru’.
Gadadhar: Ecstatic Correlative
…as Sri Gadadhar sings the songs of the Bhagwat, tears cascade from his eyes like a shower of flower offerings, washing the words from its pages… Srimad Bhagavatam is God — in book form, cherished as the crème de la crème of Veda, extracted by spiritual intelligentsia (sarva-vedānta-sāraṁ yad). The introduction includes a solemn yet […] Read more – ‘Gadadhar: Ecstatic Correlative’.
Form vs. Substance
VIDEO | Bhakti Sudhir Goswami | Absolute consideration; Relative consideration; Form vs. Substance; Religion means proper adjustment Read more – ‘Form vs. Substance’.
Trade Secrets of Devotion
If we are attracted by faults, that will come to us, and we shall have to pay for that. It is a practical thing. And it is also based on reason and scriptural advices. We must be careful. We are also warned in Vaishnava literature to be careful about Vaishnava aparadha. It comes from jealousy, the […] Read more – ‘Trade Secrets of Devotion’.
Секреты успеха на пути преданности
Шрила Бхакти Ракшак Шридхар Дев-Госвами Махарадж Других мы часто осуждаем: за что на него пролили беспричинную милость? У него много недостатков, очень много, очень неправильное отношение, нет хороших качеств, так почему его принимают, зачем дают возможность? А для себя мы хотим иного: “Не суди меня, Господи, иначе мне не на что уповать”. Поэтому гьяна-шунья бхакти; если Ты […] Read more – ‘Секреты успеха на пути преданности’.
Gaudiya Math vs. Sahajiyas
Our Prabhupada Did Not Allow These Things Srila Saraswati Thakur did not allow his disciples “to study or discuss [Ujjvala Nilamani, Govinda Lilamrta, Gita Govinda] Rather he would have been disturbed if he heard that someone is interfering with the higher lila in those books.” — Srila Sridhar Maharaja I am sorry but we are […] Read more – ‘Gaudiya Math vs. Sahajiyas’.
Union in Separation
Sikshastakam (8): aslisya va pada-ratam pinastu mam adarsanan marma-hatam karotu va yatha tatha va vidadhatu lampato mat-prana-nathas tu sa eva naparah That type of love can never make us separate from Krishna; that sort of attitude can never make us separate from Krishna; the acme of dedication. What is meant by dedication? Dedication in its […] Read more – ‘Union in Separation’.
Memento Mori | 9/11 Revisited
Windows on the World of Death “I have watched through a window a World that is fallen.” — W.H. Auden, The Age of Anxiety “My name is Ozymandias, king of kings: Look on my works, ye mighty, and despair!” Nothing beside remains: round the decay Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare … — Percy Bysshe […] Read more – ‘Memento Mori | 9/11 Revisited’.
Bhakti Sudhir Goswami | Chronicle
Your appropriate quotation from the scriptures aroused in our heart the feeling that the scripture itself is coming down to you to show its inner meaning. Otherwise, to collect the correct essence of the scripture from different instructions therein, is generally impossible—so you are extremely blessed. His Divine Grace, Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar Dev Goswami […] Read more – ‘Bhakti Sudhir Goswami | Chronicle’.