Feb 232015
 

Cosa e’ il Maestro spirituale?  E’ il rappresentante di Sri Krishna in TerraQuali sono le sue qualita’ principali?  Le due piu’ importanti sono che deve conoscere perfettamente le Scritture autentiche e deve essere distaccato dalla materia e aver dedicato la sua vita intera al servizio devozionale.Cosa devo fare quando finalmente incontro il Sad-Guru (il Maestro […more]

Feb 232015
 

Excerpt from a private email: Question: Where is Javat and what is for us? Answer: Only briefly, Javat is the village where Srimati Radharani lived after Her so-called marriage with Abhimayu. There is the house of Abhimanuy’s father and mother. Many very beautiful transcendental pastimes between Radha, Krishna and Their devotees happened there. It is […more]

Feb 232015
 

Ram Navami day celebrates the appearance of Lord Rama. He appeared in Ayodhya, India, and His father was Maharaja Dasaratha and his Mother Queen Kausalya. During Rama Navami day Vaisnavas should fast untill sunset. Then they should offer Ekadasi-like prasadam. No grains. – Manonatha Dasa (ACBSP)

Feb 232015
 

The perfection of action is to act as an offering to Krishna and His devotees. What we like or want count to nothing. Whoever is able to work as a service to Krishna, Guru and Sadhu makes speedy advancement, achieve liberation and ultimately pure devotional service. By Manonatha Dasa

Feb 232015
 

Virendra Kumar Trivedi  Beg you to please explain why they should also not be offered grains? Manonatha Dasa  Ekadasi fasts (mainly no grains) is for purification. The Deities do not need to get purified so we always offer Them all kind of foodstuff even in Ekadasi. Ekadasi is for us, not for Deities. However Sri […more]

Feb 232015
 

Questions Dear Guru Maharaja, Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to you and Srila Prabhupada. I am confused when I hear the words internal, external and marginal energies. I have an idea that internal energy may refer to spiritual energy. And external energy may refer to material energy. However, when marginal energy is mentioned […more]

Feb 232015
 

Excerpt from the private correspondence   Question:  … Do you have any regret in your life? Something you would have liked to do and were not able to do? Some devotional dream?… Answer:  The principle of devotional life is service itself. That should be the dream and desire of any sincere devotee. I wanted to […more]