No Hopelessness!

No Hopelessness!

– Srila Gurudeva Bhaktivedanta Narayana Goswami Maharaja, 24 Sept 2000 “There should be no hopelessness. This sense of hopelessness is the cause of downfall. If gurudeva chastises us, we should simply think how to please him more — not that we become...
Real Independence

Real Independence

Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada “Real independence means complete faith in the mercy of the Lord without dependence on the conditions of matter.” Srimad Bhagavatam 1.18.22
Connection to our Guru-varga

Connection to our Guru-varga

In this world, any country, or any group, will be strong as long as they have connection and a mood of gratitude towards their elders, superiors, authorities, culture, history, and ancestors. Similarly, in our Gaudiya Vaisnava line, as long as we have a relationship...
Take My Picture!

Take My Picture!

– Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, 10 June 1996 Someone may donate one rupee and say, “Brother, take my picture!” While garlanding someone, a person may say, “O brother, take my photograph when I garland him.” Krishna is not like mundane donors. He...