Month: August 2016

Priya Darshana

“Sita thus considered Hanuman a monkey and not otherwise. Then Hanuman spoke to her, who is dear to behold.” (Valmiki Ramayana, Sundara Kand, 35.87) hanūmantam kapim vyaktam manyate na anyathā iti sā | atha uvāca hanūmān tām uttaram priya darśanām… Read More ›

Why Is Enthusiasm Necessary In Bhakti

“Endeavor executed with intelligence in Krishna consciousness is called utsaha, or enthusiasm. The devotees find the correct means by which everything can be utilized in the service of the Lord (nirbandhah krishna-sambandhe yuktam vairagyam uchyate).” (Shrila Prabhupada, Nectar of Instruction,… Read More ›