Month: February 2013

What’s Needed for Service

“Satisfied with fruits and roots, faithfully serving her husband, she feels the same supreme happiness in the forest as in a palace.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 16.20) samtuṣṭā phala mūlena bhartṛ śuśrūṣaṇā parā | yā parām bhajate prītim vane… Read More ›

Beyond Scientific Measurement

“Satisfied with fruits and roots, faithfully serving her husband, she feels the same supreme happiness in the forest as in a palace.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 16.20) samtuṣṭā phala mūlena bhartṛ śuśrūṣaṇā parā | yā parām bhajate prītim vane… Read More ›

Credits Of Virtue

“Giving up all enjoyable things, forced by affection for her husband she entered into the desolate forest, not concerned with the hardships.” (Hanuman, Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 16.19) sarvān bhogān parityajya bhartṛ sneha balāt kṛtā | acintayitvā duhkhāni praviṣṭā nirjanam… Read More ›

The Evolved Man

“In the cycle of evolution, the living entity changes bodies one after another. When the world was full of water, the living entity took an aquatic form. Then he passed to vegetable life, from vegetable life to worm life, from… Read More ›

A Person With Knowledge

“Whenever there is chetana, or knowledge, the personal feature comes in. In the spiritual world everything is full of knowledge, and therefore everything in the transcendental world, the land, the water, the tree, the mountain, the river, the man, the… Read More ›

A World Full Of Robots

“God does not interfere with the little independence of the living entity. In Bhagavad-gita, the Lord has explained in all respects how one can elevate his living condition.” (Shrila Prabhupada, Bhagavad-gita, 18.63 Purport) Download this episode (right click and save)… Read More ›

Don’t Think

“The process of devotional service-beginning with chanting and hearing-is called sadhana-bhakti. This includes the regulative principles that are intended to awaken one to devotional service.” (Shrila Prabhupada, Chaitanya Charitamrita, Madhya 19.117 Purport) Download this episode (right click and save) “I… Read More ›