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Jhulan Yatra

Jhulan Yatra is one of the most important festivals for the followers of Lord Krishna celebrated in the month of monsoon (generally Bengali month “Sravan”). It is one of the most popular religious occasion of the Vaishnavas. 358 more words

Beautiful Bengal

The Bhagavad-Gita (Chapter 1)

This is the first post in a series titled ‘The Bhagavad Gita’, a chapter by chapter short summary and explanation of all the chapters of the ancient hindu… 533 more words

Book Reviews

Stephen Knapp alias Sri Nandanandana Dasa: An Indologist par ecellence

Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa)

ABOUT STEPHEN KNAPP

        Stephen has dedicated himself to spreading the deepest and most practical levels of spiritual knowledge about the soul–our real identity. 8,751 more words

Contemporary India

Krishna on the Qualities that make a man Divine

Krishna in the sixteenth chapter of the Bhagavad Gita goes on to tell his disciple Arjuna, the qualities that make a man divine. He goes on to list them systematically and I shall expand on each of these qualities to give people a deeper insight as to what he was saying. 2,413 more words

Blogs By Craig

Sri Krishna's guidelines for Self Knowledge - Do I need a Guru?

Standing by the Indian sweets shop a little one was keenly watching the making of imrati ( spirals soaked in sugar syrup). He asked the cook (lovingly called bhaiyya in Mumbai) ‘Bhaiyya, will you teach me how to make these spirals.” Bhiyya replied “Arey beta, uske liye to ustad ki dhoti dhoni padati hai !” (Dear boy, to learn that one has to wash imrati-master’s trousers!). 144 more words

Devotion

Activity is Part of Enlightenment

Written by Wes Annac, The Culture of Awareness

Contrary to popular belief, the pursuit of enlightenment doesn’t have to lead us to give up activity. Finding a degree of enlightenment can actually inspire us to become more active than ever and use our knowledge to uplift as many people who can open up to what we’re saying as possible. 1,561 more words

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