KARUNYAMRTA – WHY ARE WE DRY WITHOUT IT?

KARUNYAMRTA – WHY ARE WE DRY WITHOUT IT?

Kṛṣṇa-karṇāmṛta 25 O moonlike Kṛṣṇa, please soothe and cool my eyes with Your sidelong glances, tinged with mercy; with the magnificence of Your childhood, touched by youth; and with Your wondrous playfulness, which nourishes the entire universe. After suffering for...
WHY IS VISAKHA  SO DEAR TO RADHARANI?

WHY IS VISAKHA SO DEAR TO RADHARANI?

Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī says, “O Rādhā-kuṇḍa, my mistress, Rādhārānī, stays in a kuñja-kuṭīra on your bank. She gives darśana there and plays openly, without restriction. Kṛṣṇa also comes freely for Her darśana. You are very near and dear to Them. I pray to you to...
WHERE DO WE GIVE OUR LOVE AND AFFECTION?

WHERE DO WE GIVE OUR LOVE AND AFFECTION?

If there is no love and affection, then one brahmacārī or devotee cannot remain following bhakti. He will be dry and suffering in māyā. If one devotee helps another, then devotion can grow in such a favorable environment. If a senior devotee nourishes junior devotees...
DON’T BE GREEDY FOR DOG FOOD!

DON’T BE GREEDY FOR DOG FOOD!

With the body of a sādhaka, one should continuously serve and follow the rules of unalloyed devotion for Kṛṣṇa, while internally serving Kṛṣṇa under the guidance of the Vrajavāsīs in one’s eternal spiritual form. In the early morning, the Vrajavāsīs churn yogurt and...
WHERE IS SRIMATI RADHARANI’S LILA-BHUMI?

WHERE IS SRIMATI RADHARANI’S LILA-BHUMI?

In the summer season, the trees became dry. All the leaves on the trees dried up and fell. There were no flowers, birds, fruits, or anything on the trees. Similarly, in this world, all jīvas are always suffering from many types of fires that burn them. They go to many...