Month: July 2009

Home Schooling

  “I have been taught by my father and mother to follow my husband in all conditions of life, and I shall carry out now what I have been taught. I shall not abide by any other counsel.” (Sita Devi… Read More ›

Ties That Bind

“One who can control his senses by practicing the regulated principles of freedom can obtain the complete mercy of the Lord and thus become free from all attachment and aversion.“ (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 2.64) Marriage really changes people, sometimes for… Read More ›

Music To Our Ears

“When there is sound vibrated praising the transcendental pastimes of the Lord…one is forced to hear. That hearing process enters into the mind, and the practice of yoga is automatically performed.” (Shrila Prabhupada, Shrimad Bhagavatam, 3.28.19 Purport) We live in… Read More ›

Rama’s Protection

“Whether it be residence on top of a place, traveling on airplanes, or flying through the sky (via yogic powers), in all circumstances the shade of the husband’s feet is by far superior.”  (27.9) prāsāda agraiḥ vimānaiḥ vā vaihāyasa gatena… Read More ›

Krishnaloka

“Krishna is the cause of all causes. He is the primal cause, and He is the very form of eternal being, knowledge and bliss.” (Brahma-samhita) Whether we are in school or working hard at our jobs, we all look forward… Read More ›

Enough is Enough

“After many births and deaths, he who is actually in knowledge surrenders unto Me, knowing Me to be the cause of all causes and all that is. Such a great soul is very rare.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 7.19) Drug and… Read More ›

Transcending Sin

“Abandon all varieties of religion and just surrender unto Me. I shall deliver you from all sinful reaction. Do not fear.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 18.66) Lord Jesus Christ is the founder of the modern day Christian religion. As the son… Read More ›

Blanket For The Soul

“…He is as radiant as the autumn moon. His left side is embraced by mother Lakshmidevi, and His form is the shelter of all opulences, both material and spiritual.” (Sri Nrsimha-kavaca-stotram) The summer season is nice but pretty soon winter… Read More ›

The King of Kings

“The material defects of mistakes, illusions, cheating and sensory inefficiency do not exist in the words of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.” (Lord Chaitanya, Chaitanya Charitamrita, Adi-lila 7.107) Comment: What kind of God is Lord Rama if He betrayed His… Read More ›