Jul 042016
 

Question is goddess lakshmi of wealth a demigod ?   Answer No. She is a transcendental personality, the eternal companion of Sri Visnu. The Devas are not necessarily of the same class, thye may even be conditional souls who have high position in the material world, great powers to confer blessings etc. Laksmidevi is part […more]

Jul 042016
 

  Question Hare Krishna – I am happy to know how glorious is the holy name from your article i.e., “Namabhasa offers eternal residence in the spiritual abode of Vaikuntha, especially in Kali yuga.” This is the declaration of scripture. I want to know the scriptural evidence for the above statement. Please help. Haribol Thanks […more]

May 022016
 

  Question Dear Guru Maharaja, Please accept my humble obeisances.  All glories to you and Srila Prabhupada. I’m sorry I do not have any exact quotes, but I still wanted to ask you. Does Krishna try to scare people.  For example, if I don’t engage in devotional service to Krishna then I am serving Maya. […more]

Apr 232016
 

Dear Bhakta Richard, Receive my blessings. All glories to Srila Prabhupada.   Certainly it’s not time itself that makes you advance in spiritual life but how you use it. You can go everyday to the gym but just going will not give you a better health. You have to work out according to the teachings […more]

Apr 232016
 

Dear Bhakta Richard, Receive my blessings. All glories to Srila Prabhupada.   There is a very nice verse of the Srimad-Bhagavatam explaining the importance of this literature (1.1.2). dharmaḥ projjhita-kaitavo ‘tra paramo nirmatsarāṇāḿ satāḿ vedyaḿ vāstavam atra vastu śivadaḿ tāpa-trayonmūlanam śrīmad-bhāgavate mahā-muni-kṛte kiḿ vā parair īśvaraḥ sadyo hṛdy avarudhyate ‘tra kṛtibhiḥ śuśrūṣubhis tat-kṣaṇāt Completely rejecting […more]

Apr 182016
 

Dear Guru Maharaja, Please accept my humble obeisances.  All glories to you and Srila Prabhupada. What is your favorite Krishna conscious book?  For example, Bhaghavad-Gita, Srimad Bhagavatam, etc.?  Thank you. Your servant Bhakta Richard   Answer Dear Bhakta Richard, Receive my blessings. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Actually I have several favorite books, depending on […more]

Apr 112016
 

  Question Dear Manonath Prabhu: PAMHO AGTSP. Thanks for answering ***’s questions. I was with him when he received your answer and we were both very appreciative of your writing. Thanks for been so diligent in studying our vaishnava philosophy and thanks for your dedication to preach it to poor souls like us.  Next question: […more]

Mar 272016
 

Dear Guru Maharaja, Please accept my humble obeisances.  All glories to you and Srila Prabhupada. I know that you are already aware of my health problems.  For the past four years I have been unable to get enough sleep at night. I met with my Pscyhiatrist today and he recommended that I start taking Marijuana […more]