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For Sri Rasikananda dev Goswami Appearance Day

by Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Maharaja

Rasikananda’s Birth

Rasikananda Deva Goswami was born in 1512 of the Saka era (1590 AD) in the village of Rohini or Rayni in the Midnapore district. 997 more words

Devotional Service

From the Ropes of Restraints to the Ropes of Bonding

I’m tied with the ropes of material nature, so some Krishna Leelas attract me more than others. To those who are completely drowned in His pure love, all His Leelas are ecstatic. 867 more words

Integrating the Yoga of Love With Both Knowledge and Works

Each of the 3 paths of yoga, knowledge, works and love, addresses a specific aspect of the human being’s psychology. Separately, each one can achieve certain results; together, however, they provide the all-encompassing path that is recommended by the Gita. 404 more words

Sri Aurobindo

The Integration of the Yoga of Knowledge and the Yoga of Love

The yoga of love and devotion, as a major path of spiritual development, has many potential avenues of approach and methods of implementation. We see this in different traditions that emphasize different ways to show one’s dedication and love for the Divine. 304 more words

Sri Aurobindo

The Abode of Love - How to Get There?

Why are we all here? Why are we doing what we are doing? Modern science does answer the ‘how’ aspect of our questions but the ‘why’ aspect has been pushed to obscurity by most of us (scientists included) probably because the answer lies beyond our mental faculties and it would be too cumbersome to delve into the question. 562 more words


The Threefold Delight of the Yoga of Devotion and Love

We have different parts of our being that find their fulfillment through different activities. The mind of knowledge, the will in action, the devotion of the heart are each aspects that are part of the complete human experience. 406 more words

Sri Aurobindo

10.14.14 Personal and Impersonal G-d

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, z”l, wrote of two aspects of G-d: the “impersonal” and the “personal.”

Of the impersonal:

“The impersonal aspect of G-d is formless; supreme. 672 more words

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