Sri Advaita Acarya

Sri Advaita Acarya

[The following lecture was given by Srila Gurudeva in Perth, Australia, on January 31, 2001] Advaita Acarya, Maha-Visnu, looks towards upadana-prakrti, the primordial power or ingredient cause of material nature. By His glance, upadana-prakrti transforms herself into...
Vasanta-Panchami and Sri Radha’s Glories

Vasanta-Panchami and Sri Radha’s Glories

[The following lecture was given by Srila Gurudeva in Murwillumbah, Australia, on February 17, 2002] In India, there are many festivals held for the worship of Lord Krishna. There the year is divided into six seasons, each lasting two months. Among the six seasons,...
The Glory of Sri Guru

The Glory of Sri Guru

Celebrating Śrī Guru’s appearance day is accepted as worship of Śrī Vyāsadeva, Vyāsa-pūjā. The meaning of puja is to please the object of worship. To fulfill Vyāsa’s inner-heart desire is Vyāsa-pūjā. Whatever person, place, object, conception, or offering for...
Srila Gurudeva’s Appearance

Srila Gurudeva’s Appearance

Srila Gurudeva’s Appearance There is one thing that can give us suffering jīvas hope. Wherever Śrīla Guru-pāda-padma is in the eternal realm, he is looking at his followers, his disciples, the visitors, and everyone that comes together and follows his appearance day....