In Text 2 of Nectar of Instruction (Upadeshamrita), Srila Rupa Goswami writes that prayāsaḥ (over-endeavoring ) spoils bhakti i.e. devotion to Krishna. Srila Prabhupada translates prayāsaḥ as “over-endeavoring for mundane things…
Srila Rupa Goswami in Nectar of Instruction or Upadeshamrita Text 2 writes that there are six activities which have the potential to destroy our bhakti i.e. devotion to Krishna and…
This video describe in detail how to overcome maya. References are given from Vedic scriptures.
In Bhagavad Gita, Krishna teaches us how to control the mind. Let us learn the process he recommends to successfully gain control over the mind.
In the Nectar of Instruction (NOI) Text 2, it is explained why it is important to give up greed. And how greed for worldly things can be given up completely.
The first instruction of Nectar of Instruction (NOI) is that we should control the six urges: urge to speak, urges of the mind, urges of the anger, and urges of the tongue, belly, and genitals.
We might have seen many pictures of Lord Jagannath having Hathi Besha or elephant head like Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva. It looks so different. What could be the reason behind Hathi Besha of Lord Jagannath? Specially on the day of Snana Yatra, Lord Jagannath is decorated as Gajanana or Hati Besha.
Just like you and me Gopa Kumara was also in this material world where we are living now. But Gopa Kumara unlike us consciously decided to leave this material world and return to the spiritual world. The joy he experienced upon reaching..
Let us try to understand why Upadeshamrita or Nectar of Instruction (NOI) written by Srila Rupa Goswami is considered a perfect guide for all the devotees of Krishna.
Why we suffer? What Vedas say about calamities like coronavirus? Was there any period in the history of mankind when there was no suffering.
Maya is extremely powerful. She shackles the living entities and imprisons them in this world. But we can overcome maya which is an illusory energy
The Coronavirus pandemic has killed thousands of people all over the world. Even the wealthiest and the mightiest people of the world are helpless in front of it. It has…