Aksaya-trtiya Hari-katha

Aksaya-trtiya Hari-katha

Srila Gurudeva: “Today is a very auspicious day – Aksaya-trtiya. We will observe it tomorrow, however, because today there are three tithis (time periods, like days) in one day. Today the door of Bhadri-narayana will be open, and therefore a festival will be...
Srila Prabhupada: Where is ISKCON

Srila Prabhupada: Where is ISKCON

In another verse, Rupa Gosvami says, krsna-bhakti-rasa-bhavita matih kriyatam yadi kuto ‘pi labhyate. (I have translated the words Krsna consciousness from krsna-bhakti-rasa-bhavita.) So here Rupa Gosvami advises, “If Krsna consciousness is available,...
The Meaning of Radhe

The Meaning of Radhe

Lecture given by Srila Gurudeva, Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, in The Hague, Holland, on July 9, 2005. As an invocation to the tenth annual Holland Harikatha festival, Srila Gurudeva requested the devotees to sing Srila Rupa Gosvami’s prayer, “Sri Sri...
Mohini Murti Speaks to the Demons

Mohini Murti Speaks to the Demons

Today we were hearing commentaries on this section of the Srimad Bhagavatam, where we have reached in due course of study. SB 8.9.9 śrī-bhagavān uvāca kathaṁ kaśyapa-dāyādāḥ  puṁścalyāṁ mayi saṅgatāḥ viśvāsaṁ paṇḍito jātu  kāminīṣu na yāti hi The Supreme Personality...