Capturing Him in Your Heart

by Arjun das In 2005, I decided to visit Jagannath Puri for Rath Yatra. It was my first visit to any Math after Harinam. The...

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...

Damodara Bhakti Chandra: “Sri Nirmal Chandra”

by Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Even though Goswami had no money and a family of some playful boys, still he always talked about his plans....

We can sacrifice anything for Supreme Personality of Godhead

This is the pastime of His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Dayita Madhav Goswami Maharaj ji - Founder Acharya, Sree Chaitanya Gaudiya Math 'Srila Madhav Maharaj...

Goal of Preaching

"If our goal of preaching is to expand society or increase opulence, then the whole point will be lost. Society will not take us...

The Prayer of a Devotee

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.

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...

Great Souls Who Walked Amongst Us

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.

The Perfection of Yoga

by Hari-kirtana dasa From time to time I remind my yoga students that the goal of yoga is self-realization. And from time to time one...

Sri Vakresvara Pandit

vyuhas turyo’niruddho yah sa vakreshvara-panditah krishnaveshaja-nrityena prabhoh sukham ajijanat sahasra-gayakan mahyam dehi tvam karuna-maya iti caitanya-pade sa uvaca madhuram vacah sva-prakasha-vibhedena shashirekha tam avishat Vakresvara Pandit is the fourth...