Philosophical Articles

Sri Shiva and His Object of worship

Shiva
As per the scriptures, Supreme Personality of Godhead Sri Krishna's plenary portion is Sri Sadashiv and Sri Sadashiv's partial manifestation is Lord Shiva. From the...

The Special Glories of Sri Navadvipa Dhama

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Devananda Gaudiya Matha: March 21, 2005 First of all I offer millions of obeisances to the lotus feet of my...

When kadamba flowers blossomed on a lime tree

by Bhakti Vichar Vishnu Maharaja The Supreme Personality of Godhead, Sri Krishna, is the origin of unlimited expansions and avatars. He is the Avatari. His first...

Devotional life definition by Srila B.V. Vāmana Mahārāja

the following letter gives us a clear devotional life definition
The following devotional life definition by Srila B.V. Vāmana Mahārāja gives us practical guidance in our daily lifes. Devotional Life Definition by Srila B.V. Vamana Maharaja einera...

The difference between transcendental sound and material sound

The transcendental sound coming from Sri Chaitanya made the animals dance in the forest
Material and transcendental sound might appear very similar to the untrained listener. Does transcendental sound have different qualities? The following article explores the difference between them with...

The Impetus for Sense Gratification

by Srila Bhakti Kumuda Santa Gosvami Maharaja Categories of Jivas We observe many types of jivas around us. A jiva is a conscious being: jivati iti...

Why now I am not with Krishna

By Purushottam Nitai Das Since the day I came to know about God, I was told that God is the giver of everything and so...

The Holy Name – Part Two

by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda Those who are not eligible to take the Holy Name on account of being devoid of the conviction that...

Shiva, The Auspicious One (Shiva Tattva)

by Satyaraja Dasa SHIVA is among the most widely worshiped deities in India. With names such as Mahadeva ("the great god") and Nataraja ("the king...

Amrta Vani: Continuation

Q&A by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Goswami Thakura Prabhupada Q : Where is the Hare Krsna maha-mantra mentioned in the Vedas? A : Hari’s name is Hari...