Feb 242015
 
Birth Anniversary of Lord Krishna - Janmastami

5126th Birth Anniversary of Lord Krishna Posted on August 17, 2014 by bharathgyanblog The people of this country never had any doubts about the historicity of Krishna until the colonial invaders projected Krishna as a mythical figure cooked up by wonderful stories. The story of Krishna is deeply embedded in the cultural fabric of India and the people of […more]

Feb 242015
 

They say that whenever there is darkness in the world, whenever strife and ignorance prevail, the Lord incarnates to shine His divine light on the darkness. He grabs hold of the faltering world, preventing it from drifting too far astray. However, the Lord does not simply incarnate, give wisdom and depart. No. His divine light, […more]

Feb 242015
 

26/09/2010 07:10 Mentre si lamentava in questo modo Gokarna arrivò e iniziò a istruirlo:14 “O padre, questo mondo oltre ad essere pieno di miserie e delusioni, è anche inutile. Dovresti riflettere per capire chi è il vero padrone dei tuoi figli e della tua ricchezza. Quelli che sono attaccati alle cose materiali, bruciano, giorno e […more]

Feb 242015
 
Krishna Janmastami - Wikipedia

Krishna Janmashtami From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Krishna Janmashtami An idol of Krishna Also called Janmashtami / Sri Krishna Jayanti Type Religious Celebrations Mainly for two days Observances Fasting, praying Date Shravana, Krishna Paksha, Ashtami 2014 date 18 August (Gazetted)[1]; 17 August (Actual)[2][3] Part of a series on Hinduism Hindu History Concepts[show] Schools[show] Deities[show] Scriptures[show] Practices[show] Gurus, saints, philosophers[show] Other […more]

Feb 242015
 

27/09/2010 Suta Gosvami disse: O Saunaka, un volta mentre Atma Deva andava nella foresta, Dhundhukari picchiò sua madre severamente, la minacciò di darle fuoco e pretese la sua ricchezza. Sopraffatta dall’ansietà e impaurita da suo figlio, una notte fuggendo da casa Dhundhuli si gettò in un pozzo e affogò. Il santo Gokarna, che era libero […more]

Feb 242015
 

  Images of Krishna stealing the clothes of women when they bathed in the river and they begging Him to give their clothes back, have been imprinted onto the minds of many with the colourful stories woven around them. This scene has been ridiculed by many and some have even derogatorily mentioned it as being […more]

Feb 242015
 

  In this month the sun moves into Mesha rasi (Aries), and the new year begins according to many calanders.   Keshava Vrata starts; for one month one should control the senses, sleep on the earth, bath twice daily in a river,worship the Lord and give cloth, sugar, sesame, rice, and gold to the brahmanas. […more]

Feb 242015
 

  This festival is predominently observed in Bengal where they worship mother Durga in various forms at different times of the year. Mother Durga has hundreds of names according to her various pastimes; such as Durga for killing the demon Durg, some of her famous names are Amber, Chandamsi, Vaglar Mukhi, Kali, Jagaddhatri, etc.   […more]

Feb 242015
 

The delightful exultations of Indira Ekadasi are described in the Brahma-vaivarta Purana in the conversation between Sri Krsna and Maharaja Yudhisthira. Maharaja Yudhisthira enquired: “O Krsna! O Madhusudana! O Killer of the demon Madhu! What is the name of the Ekadasi that occurs during the waning moon in the month of Asvina (September/October), what is […more]

Feb 242015
 

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness has potential as a peaceful extra-governmental force for this kind of change, nationally and internationally. In 1966, Srila Prabhupada included in ISKCON’s articles of incorporation a far-reaching statement of the movement’s purposes. Among them: “To bring the members closer together for the purpose of teaching a simpler, more natural […more]