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  • Renunciation Made Easy

    “We don’t simply prohibit that ‘You don’t do this,’ but we supply something which is engaged by the senses and the mind, the intelligence, so that you do not require to be engaged otherwise.” (Shrila Prabhupada, Lecture 690101BG.LA) Religion is… Read More ›

  • A Happy Home

    “The best process for making the home pleasant is Krishna consciousness. If one is in full Krishna consciousness, he can make his home very happy because this process of Krishna consciousness is very easy. One need only chant Hare Krishna,… Read More ›

  • Cow Protection

    American life is all about freedom. The Pilgrims settled on this land hundreds of years ago to enjoy freedom and to escape an oppressive government in Europe. Living in America means we can do what we want, whenever we want… Read More ›

  • Expert Counseling

    In today’s day and age, it is very common for people to seek counseling and therapy from psychologists and other trained professionals. The idea behind such a practice is that a counselor can act as a neutral party and thus… Read More ›

  • Krishna is For Everyone

      Question: “How can you (Krishna’s Mercy) support a military that commits violence in order to protect a society which revolves around materialism?” Answer: God and His teachings are for everyone. One shouldn’t make distinctions as to who is allowed… Read More ›

  • Curing the Fever

    When we are struck with a raging fever, it seems that all hope is lost. Our body’s temperature rapidly increases and it seems that there is pain everywhere. We feel chills throughout our body and it is difficult to even… Read More ›

  • Feeding the Hungry

    In America today the hungry are fed through generous contributions made from citizens to various charitable institutions. The government also offers a food stamp program for the poor which is funded through taxes collected from the general population. While these… Read More ›

  • Red Tape

    It seems that if you want to get anything done in today’s world, you’re forced to encounter endless bureaucracy and red-tape. Take owning a car for example. After putting in hours of practice and passing a road test to obtain… Read More ›

  • The Flag of Devotion

     “The emblem of Hanuman on the flag of Arjuna is another sign of victory because Hanuman cooperated with Lord Rama in the battle between Rama and Ravana, and Lord Rama emerged victorious. Now both Rama and Hanuman were present on… Read More ›

  • Karma – It’s Our Choice

    Question: “In one lecture Prabhupada says that we (spirit souls) have voluntarily accepted this material condition and in another he says we have been forced to accept it. Which one is correct?” Answer: According to the Vedic scriptures, we living… Read More ›