≻ Prabhupada in Newsweek Some of you may have seen this but in case you missed it: in the current issue of Newsweek magazine, there was an article on famous people who made their mark late in life. More≻ Antilia: tycoon's highrise home appointed with every comfort and pleasure Prahlada Maharaja says that everything about material pleasure is already fixed. The uncivilized men in the jungle are having the same sex pleasure as the so-called civilized men who boast, "Instead of living in that hut made of leaves, we are living in a skyscraper building. This is advancement." But Vedic civilization says, "No, this is not advancement. Real advancement is self-realization—how much you have realized your relationship with God." More ≻ Dealing with Celebrity If one is so expert that he can engage everything or dovetail everything in the service of the Lord, to give up the material world would be a great blunder. One should learn how to dovetail everything in the service of the Lord, for everything is connected to Krishna. That is the real purpose of life and secret of success. More ≻ Evolution of a Human Being ...We should be very careful not to become like cats and dogs but to become very humble – humbler than the grass and tolerant than the tree. More ≻ Respectable Men The leaders of such ignorant masses of people may feel very proud of being adored by such a number of dogs and hogs, but that is not very flattering. More ≻ Information and sensory overload turning us into numbskulls Our news, we have to canvass, "Will you kindly take this? Will you kindly take this." They are not interested. They're interested in this material news – radio, paper, magazine, edition after edition. ... So they have no time to read a little news we are giving about God. More ≻ TL;DR – Attention Shutting Down They have created many, many thousands of literary works for the information of the people in general for thousands and thousands of years. Unfortunately none of them have brought peace and tranquillity on the earth.. More ≻ The Love Feast If I go to your house and if you want to offer me something to eat, you will ask me what I wish to eat. That is the etiquette. So similarly, we have to offer Krishna what Krishna likes to eat.. More≻ Bill Gates Backing Vaccines Connected to Eugenics, Population Reduction
If everyone only takes as much he requires, there is no problem in the world. But he wants to take more. More
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When there were riots in Berkeley California, we were in telephonic radio interview with the riot scene. They asked John Lennon if he had some advice. He looked at me, shrugged his shoulders as if to say "What do I say?" I said, "Tell them to chant Hare Krishna." So he told the interviewer, "Chant Hare Krishna." More ≻ Substance Over Form
There are many subject matters of hearing. Just like in newspaper you hear so many news. But if you hear something about Krishna, that is the only perfect thing. More ≻ Pax in Terra, War on Maya
If the aim of spiritual realization is missed, the whole plan of materialism is sure to be frustrated and that is the law of Nature. More ≻ Life of Service
Perfect knowledge is that "My constitutional position is to serve." Bring any man in this world. Who can say that "I am not servant"? Is there any man or woman within this world, within this universe, who is not a servant? More ≻ Michael Jackson reported to have visited Bhaktivedanta Manor
If this tortured soul received some opportunity to hear about, see or otherwise contact Srila Prabhupada and His Lord Sri Krishna in London or anywhere else - then he is - LIKE EACH OF US - wonderfully blessed. More ≻ Death of a Pop Icon: Where to next?
At death, the finer elements (mind, intelligence, and ego), which, combined, are called consciousness, carry the small particle of spirit soul to another body to suffer or enjoy, according to one's work. More≻ Pick and Choose Your News Human form of life is especially meant for realizing himself, "What I am?" That is the mission of human life. Athato brahma jijñasa. This life is meant for inquiring about Brahman. ... As we inquire every morning, "What is the news today?" Immediately we pick newspaper. more ≻ Mind: Friend or Enemy?
Desire is the function of the mind, and one desires according to his association; so if the mind is to act as friend, there must be good association. More ≻ News: Place of Pilgrimage for Crows or Swans?
"Those words which do not describe the glories of the Lord, who alone can sanctify the atmosphere of the whole universe, are considered by saintly persons to be like unto a pilgrimage for crows." More ≻ Newspapers fail to identify what is newsworthy
So this politician inquired from Guru Maharaja, "You are publishing a daily paper about God consciousness?" "Yes." "No, what you are writing?" He was surprised. The politicians think that newspaper can be filled up with rubbish political news only. That's all. They cannot think that newspaper can be filled up by news from spiritual world. More
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What do football games, rock concerts, political rallies, boxing matches and revival meetings all have in common? The mass glorification of a person or persons engaged in extraordinary feats—a very exciting, even electrifying experience which can give incredible pleasure to large groups of people. This phenomenon is known as kirtan... More ≻ End of a Lifetime of Unfinished Work
So human life should be for determining where I am going when I finish this life. When this body is finished, am I going to take another body because I have so many plans and desires which I could not fulfill in this body? Or am I going to be liberated and not accept another body to repeat the struggle of existence? More ≻ Newspapers and MSM: Fail
Asking questions and getting answers is the whole engagement, according to Srila Prabhupada in the Srimad-Bhagavatam, First Canto. The students are asking questions and getting answers, the politicians are asking questions and getting answers, the housewife is asking questions and getting answers, everyone is asking questions and getting answers, and they go on asking questions and getting answers for the whole of their lives, but the questions and answers do not satisfy anyone. More ≻ Steve Jobs a Vegetarian
I just found out today that Steve Jobs, the CEO of Apple Computers, is a vegetarian! More ≻ Carrying On Gandhi's Principles
Gandhiji, minus his spiritual activities, is an ordinary politician. But actually he was a saint amongst the statesmen and his basic principle was to overhaul the very foundation of present civilization by the novel philosophy of satyagraha and nonviolence. More ≻ Save Yourself, Spidey
hunter spread his net. So some little birds, they fell down in the net
and they are crying. They are crying. So the father, mother, when they
came, they saw that their children are in danger: "It is caught by the
net of the hunter." More
≻ The Real American Idols Karandhara:
They trust the doctors the first, and they trust television the second.
Prabhupada: Television. Karandhara: Whatever
they see on television, they accept. Prabhupada: Why they give
so much authority to television? More
≻ Not Meant for Money
present moment, because the whole population are shudras, as
soon as they get money, they spend it for wine, women, and squander it
away. Big, big rich men in America, they spend fifty thousand dollars
in a week in Florida for seeing naked dance. Is it not? Is it not a
fact? Because they are shudras. More≻ "Sir, We Have No Time"
have got sufficient time to smoke, they have got sufficient time for
playing cards, they have sufficient time for drinking, going to the
cinema, going to the sports. But they have no time for developing
Krishna consciousness. MoreBack to Top
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