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By chanting Hare Krishna, I can understand “Who I am”

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

You may inquire why we chant Hare Krishna.

“Hare Krishna” was chanted by Lord Chaitanya, who introduced this movement five hundred years ago in India. 466 more words

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The three stages of chanting Hare Krishna mantra

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

By chanting Hare Krishna mantra one becomes free from sinful reaction. Not only that, he becomes very soon a devotee. 527 more words

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The Shastric process is the lowest stage of Devotional Service: We have to rise above it

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

You cannot enjoy with covered senses. Suppose I cover your tongue with some cloth and then I give you one… 661 more words

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The Real Aim of Yoga is to get rid of this material body – It’s aim is not to keep the body fit and young

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

SB verse 3.19.25-28

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 3, Chapter 19, Text 25

TRANSLATION

The demon now began to strike the Lord with his hard fists, but Lord Adhoksaja slapped him in the root of the ear, even as Indra, the lord of the Maruts, hit the demon Vrtra. 733 more words

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How to diminish unwanted things – the things that make us unhappy?

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

In the name of civilization, we have unnecessarily increased so many unwanted things. This is called… 651 more words

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Lord Jagannatha accepts service even from Fish-eaters

Letters of His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

Now, regarding your question: “What is the difference between Jagannatha deities and Krishna Murti and why is the latter not fed and cared for as well as the former and why are Jagannathas more tolerant?” Krishna means Himself and all His expansions, different expansions. 294 more words

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Why don’t we advance in Krishna Consciousness?

By His Divine Grace A. C. Bhaktivedānta Swami Prabhupāda

Due to our lack of surrender. We have got doubts that “Whether Krishna consciousness can actually make me advanced?”  So long we have got doubts, the Krishna consciousness is not progressing. 607 more words

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