Vaishnava Saints

Visitor From Calcutta

by Hayagriva Dasa I first see him just after crossing the Bowery at Houston Street. As he passes before the iron-mesh fence of a playground, I...

The Nature of Bhakti

"Bhakti is free and the practitioner of bhakti must also be free. One must perform bhakti of one’s own volition, not out of fear,...

Srila Prabhupada’s Dedication and Empowerment

Srila Prabhupada left this world in Vrindavana, from where he initially reached out to us. He left the world while absorbed in translating and commenting on the Srimad-Bhagavatam’s brahma-vimohana-lila.

How to Find a Sadhu?

Devotee: How does one recognize a sadhu? Gour Govinda Swami: Cry before Krishna. Only He can help you to find a sadhu. You can't recognize...

Srila Tirtha Maharaj’s letter about Srila Puri Maharaj

Most revered Gurudev, Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Goswami Maharaj once wrote an email to Srimad B.A. Paramdvaiti Maharaj, in August 1999, when Param Pujyapad...

Kindly Tolerate some Unreasonable Demands from Me

Srila Prabhupada: ...You have written that you are my disobedient son, but I think I am your disturbing father. I am putting more and...

His only goal was to infect as many people as possible...

by Srutakirti dasa “No matter what was going on, Srila Prabhupada always related it to his service to Krsna.” Srutakirti dasa, March 1973, ISKCON Mayapur During my...

The Bhagavata and Bhaktivinoda

The following is adapted from Reform in Tradition: Bhaktivinoda’s apologetic for the Bhagavat Purana, originally published in Iskcon Communications Journal. by Krsna Ksetra dasa As a family...

For Those Who Appreciate Rare Moments

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