Sri Ramanujacarya

Sri Ramanujacarya

[The following lecture was given by Srila Gurudeva in Mathura, on Sri Ramanujacarya’s appearance day, April 9, 2000] Today is the avirbhava, birthday, of Sri Ramanujacarya. Rama-Navami, the birthday of Lord Rama, is also coming very soon, Throughout Their entire...
Good Questions, Perfect Answers

Good Questions, Perfect Answers

Interview with Srila Gurudeva in Murwillumbah, Australia, January 15, 2000 Devotee: I am looking for a guru. What are the qualities of a good guru – a bona fide guru? Srila Gurudeva: He knows all sastra – Vedas, Upanisads, and all other Vedic scriptures – and thus he...
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...