I never understood why I was given this great fortune, but one day something new occurred to change my service to His Divine Grace. Yamuna Devi was in Srila Prabhupada's kitchen preparing his lunch.
Sunday, October 3, is the anniversary of the day on which Hladini devi dasi was brutally gunned down by an extra-judicial firing squad in war-torn Liberia in western Africa.
When Srila Prabhupada first came from the west I discriminated againgst the western born Vaishnavas. I thought they were not real Vaishnavas. Srila Prabhupada invited me to come to the west.
Can you imagine a New York cabdriver becoming a Vaishnava? Uncle Puru was a lover of the Vaishnavas and their works. He collected items of his Gurudeva and created the Bhaktivedanta Memorial.
Submitting my separation grief for Sripad Puru Das Prabhu to all devotees, his family members and friends, I am shocked to hear about the sudden demise of Sripad Puru Das Prabhu.
Srila Bhakti Saranga Goswami Maharaja preached the gospel of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu throughout India and immensely contributed to the vigorous missionary work of the Gaudiya mission in India and abroad.
At 9pm IST on March 3, 2009, Srila Bhakti Vaibhava Puri Goswami left this world at Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, where he had been brought for medical treatment. He had just reached his 96th year two months before.
The living Vrindavan encyclopedia has gone back to Krishna. Sri Gopal Gosh was full of love for Srila Prabhupada and his beloved Deities. Living at Brahma kunda he gave us many hours of his sweet Vrindavan talk.
This is very sad to write you that His Divine Grace Srila Gurudev Bhakti Vaibhav Puri Goswami Maharaj left this planet just 5 minutes before at Vishakhapatanam. Now they are bringing his body to Puri for His Samadhi.
July 12th in the sacred land of Nabadwip has commemorated the 110th appearence day of a great Vaishnavi of our recent time, Srimati Krsnamayi Didi. Locals and foreigners filled up all the house...