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Hanuman

BIRTH OF HANUMAN     Hanuman is originally the son of Vayu, the air god. And he is also an expansion of Lord Siva. All the demigods were helping Lord Ramacandra in his battle. Lord Siva was thinking, “I must also help him.” So long before Lord Ramacandra incarnated, Lord Siva had a pastime. Once […more]

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अनूषित    anUSita adj. living near another अनुसीतम्     anusItam ind. along the furrow

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Hare Krishna Anna Maria, Grazie per avermi scritto. Il cammino del ritorno a Dio – secondo gli insegnamenti della tradizione spirituale a cui appartengo – l’hai gia’ iniziato, nel momento in cui ti sei sentita attratta a sapere di piu’ e mi hai scritto. Infatti uno dei testi filosofici piu’ importanti, il Vedanta Sutra, dice […more]

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Letter to:       Satsvarupa das Maharaja : 75-10-21       Johannesburg   Concerning our use of analogy. We do not bring in imperfect analogy, but we follow the instructions of the Sastras strictly. Our authority is on the basis of Sastra, not analogy. So, Vyasadeva while giving the history of creation says “Janmadyasya . . . adhikavaye” . […more]

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Regarding your questions concerning the spirit souls falling into Maya’s influence, it is not that those who have developed a passive relationship with Krsna are more likely to fall into nescient activities. Usually anyone who has developed his relationship with Krsna does not fall down in any circumstance, but because the independence is always there, […more]

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Makara Sankranti, inizio della stagione primaverile in India. L’isola di Gangasagar si trova nello stato del Bengala Occidentale, precisamente nei pressi della foce del Gange, dove il sacro fiume entra nel Golfo del Bengala. Ogni anno molte persone da ogni parte dell’India si incontrano qui nel giorno di Makara Sankranti. Gangasagar è in realtà un […more]

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… what is the difference between Mahat-tattva, Pradhana and Prakriti? …   These are theree different stages of the development of material creation.   When material energy is non manifested and and non differentiated is called Pradhana. When is manifested but non differentiated is called Prakriti. When is manifested and differentiated is calles Maha-tattva.   […more]

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By Rohininandana Dasa Anyone who wishes to acknowledge the simple truth that “I am Lord Krishna’s servant” can wear tilaka, the clay mark devotees wear on the forehead and other places on their body. You may not feel you have much devotion to Krishna, but you’re not prohibited from wearing tilaka, because it’s a sign […more]

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