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Why We Are Here

“The Lord is like a great blazing fire, and the living entities are like small sparks of that fire.” (Lord Chaitanya, Chaitanya Charitamrita, Adi, 7.116) Question: “What I do not understand is how, with God being one, perfect and whole,… Read More ›

The Population Bomb

“By performance of yajna we can have enough food, enough milk, etc.-even if there is a so-called increase of population.” (Shrila Prabhupada, Bhagavad-gita, 4.31 Purport) Many leaders throughout the world are concerned with the issue of overpopulation. As birth rates… Read More ›

Go Krishna

“O Arjuna, I control heat, the rain and the drought. I am immortality, and I am also death personified. Both being and nonbeing are in Me.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 9.19) “Go Green” is the latest slogan of the global warming… Read More ›

Good Fortune

“…Never consider yourself to be the cause of the results of your activities…” (Lord Krishna speaking to Arjuna, Bhagavad-gita, 2.47) We all know certain people who seem to be luckier than others. No matter what the situation, things always seem… Read More ›