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Radhanath Swami on Cultivate taste for Hearing

on November 7, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 13 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Cultivate taste for Hearing

Whatever years in this lifetime we may have, we must cultivate the taste to hear about Krishna. We develop the taste for hearing through serving great souls, in a humble selfless spirit of service and then we regularly hear. We study the Srimad Bhagavatam, the Bhagavad Gita, the Caitanya Caritamrita. We come to the classes, […]

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Radhanath Swami on Bhakti – The Matchless Gift

on October 16, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 10 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Bhakti – The Matchless Gift

“Unless we understand the value of Prema Bhakti, love of god, it may seem that Krishna Consciousness is difficult, but if we can just appreciate the value of ecstatic love for Krishna then whatever we have to go through in this life, it’s actually very simple. It’s a very small price, it’s not so difficult.” […]

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Radhanath Swami on What is of real value

on September 23, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 13 Comments
Radhanath Swami on What is of real value

Nimai was very naughty but whenever He was close to Vishvarupa, His elder brother, He became very grave. Vishvarupa was utterly disinterested in any type of material enjoyment. He was always absorbed in serving Vaishnavas, hearing Krishna katha and chanting Krishna’s glories. When someone develops this higher taste for Krishna consciousness then everything in this […]

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Reason for taking sannyasa

on September 2, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 16 Comments
Reason for taking sannyasa

Many people take sannyasa because they are frustrated with life, but Lord Caitanya had the most perfect family, friends and loving associates. He took sannyasa because He wanted to reach people who were distant and who were offensive. As a sannyasi, everyone will respect Him and He would be free to travel and preach. He […]

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Radhanath Swami on The Perfect Situation

on August 12, 2013 in Articles Mayapur Articles with 18 Comments
Radhanath Swami on The Perfect Situation

This year is the 500th anniversary of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s acceptance of sannyasa. Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu left His young, beautiful and chaste wife, who was only 15 years old. He left His old mother, Saci mata, who was already bereaved on account of her husband’s death. She gave birth to eight daughters but none […]

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Radhanath Swami on Raghunath Das Goswami pleases Lord Caitanya

on July 27, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 16 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Raghunath Das Goswami pleases Lord Caitanya

That Govardhan sila was the most precious thing in Lord Caitanya’s life. Seeing Raghunath Das Goswami’s genuine humility, deep service attitude, attachment for the holy name, Vaishnava seva, hearing about Krishna and his profound austerities, Lord Caitanya gave him this Govardhan Sila. Raghunath Das Goswami performed his austerities, for essentially two reasons. HUMILITY: He thought […]

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Lord Caitanya worships Giriraj

on July 1, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 19 Comments
Lord Caitanya worships Giriraj

When Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu came to Govardhan, He ran and embraced the first stone that He saw. He embraced Him with so much devotion and affection, His eyes were streaming tears of love. Govardhan is non-different from Krishna. His body is Krishna’s body there is absolutely no difference. But our acaryas warn us that we […]

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Radhanath Swami on Purpose of Knowledge

on June 10, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 21 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Purpose of Knowledge

Not only is our philosophy meant to defend against opposing philosophies that come from other people in the world but knowledge is meant to conquer the anartha of false ego, which is with in our heart. Lord Caitanya not only defeated the mayavadi scholars at Varanasi but also transformed their hearts. Lord established that, the […]

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