Unalloyed Theism

Unalloyed Theism

Hari-katha by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura, Srila Prabhupada: Reflections from the Gaudiya Among all the sentient entities who interact with this phenomenal world, man holds the supreme position, and he entertains the hope of remaining in such a position...
The Glories of Srila Rupa Gosvami

The Glories of Srila Rupa Gosvami

Srila Bhaktivedanta Svami Prabhupada spoke on the glories of Srila Rupa Gosvami: Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī is the confidential servant of Śrī Gaurasundara, the most munificent avatāra who mercifully appeared in the age of Kali (karuṇaya-avatīrṇaḥ kalau). Who but such an...
Who Hears Our Prayers?

Who Hears Our Prayers?

From the Walking with Saints series Śyāmarāṇī dāsī: Several times you have told us that when we pray to Lalitā, Viśākhā, or Girirāja Govardhana, they do not hear because we are not śaraṇāgata (surrendered) devotees. When I pray to Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura, who is...
Should We Preach?

Should We Preach?

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayan Gosvami Maharaja requested his devotees in the following manner:   “I want you to preach my mission just as the disciples of Śrīla Bhaktivedānta Svāmī Mahārāja preached. His disciples preached everywhere and distributed his...