Philosophical Articles

Krishna’s Transcendental Qualities

The Supreme Personality of Godhead / Krishna has all these fifty transcendental qualities in fullness as deep as the ocean. In other words, the...

Service to the Jiva and Compassion upon the Jiva

by Srila Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Goswami Maharaja Most people do not finely differentiate between the two words, “jiva-seva” and “jive-daya”. Usually a person fails properly...

Chanting the Names of God and see Him with the Eyes...

by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda We get the essence of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu’s teachings in His Śikṣāṣtaka. His Lordship does not lay much stress on arcana (temple...

Separation from Sri Guru

by Srila B.R. Sridhara Maharaja His Divine Grace A.C, Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada advised his senior disciples that if the need arose to consult higher spiritual...

Dear beloved yogis and followers of Sripad Shankaracharya

by Swami B.A. Paramadvaiti Oh beloved yogis and followers of Sripad Shankaracharya and other versions of philosophies which deny the supreme his eternal identity and...

We Recognize a Sadhu by Sukrti

By Srila B.R. Sridhara Deva Goswami We can recognize a sadhu by sukrti. Apparently we can know him from the sastra, the scriptures, because the...

Sectarianism, a symptom of misunderstanding

By B.A. Paramadvaiti Swami Oh beloved yogis and followers of Sripad Shankaracharya and other versions of philosophies which deny the supreme his eternal identity and...

Excerpt from Srimad Bhagavatam 9.10.50 on Lord Rama

Sri Sita Rama in the forest
Rama Navami It is sometimes said that people want the kingdom of God without God. Such an aspiration, however, is never to be fulfilled. Good...

Sri Nitaicanda

By Swami B.V. Tripurari, excerpted from his forthcoming book, Friends Forever: Sakhya-rati of Uttama-Bhakti, for the occasion of Nityanada Trayodasi. The circle of Gaura dhama...

Being Absorbed in God

By Sri Nandanandana dasa (Stephen Knapp) This is actually the goal of any saint, sadhu, holy man, or bhakta, to go through life and perform...