Archive | May, 2011

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Realisation and Self-Adjustment

In this new audio posting extracted from a lecture given on 19 December 2010 in Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math Nabadwip, Srila Acharya Maharaj charismatically illuminates the depth of sincerity within the hearts of true spiritual practitioners using the examples of Srila Sanatan Goswami Prabhu and Srila Raghunath Das Goswami Prabhu. Specifically, he divulges that a […]

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The Supra-mundane Heart

In this post we are continuing our series about the verse vikrīḍitaṁ vraja-vadhūbhir idaṁ cha Viṣṇoḥ from the Temple of Love and Affection. Thus far we have presented a condensed form of the meaning of vikrīḍitaṁ vraja-vadhūbhir according to the conception of the verse expressed by Sriman Mahaprabhu to Pradyumna Misra in his glorification of Srila […]

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Audio Released

We are pleased to announce the first post on the audio page of our site. To begin, we have posted a clip of Srila Bhakti Nirmal Acharya Maharaj speaking about the progressive levels of Guru-bhakti. We plan to present short, topical clips such as this of the preaching our beloved Acharyas periodically on our audio page. […]

The Example of Ramananda Ray

Today is the disappearance day of Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāy. In Śrī Chaitanya-charitāmṛta, Śrīman Mahāprabhu personally glorifies Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāy during a conversation He has with Pradyumna Miśra. Śrīman Mahāprabhu explains that Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāy is so spiritually advanced that his consciousness is unaffected by any and all temptations of this material world. He says, eka […]

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Heart Disease

The following verse continues our presentation of the verses from the Temple of Love and Affection on the theme of Hari-kathā. Having first presented verses glorifying Hari-kathā in general and then presented verses glorifying Śrīmad Bhagavad-gītā and Śrīmad Bhāgavatam, we now present a verse directly glorifying the narrations of the Pastimes of the Divine Couple. […]

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The Vaiṣṇava is All-in-All

In honor of Śrī Nṛsiṁha-chaturdaśī, in this post we are presenting two verses from the Temple of Love and Affection which are specially relevant to this day. Śrīla Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj took shelter at the lotus feet of Śrīla Bhakti Rakṣak Śrīdhar Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj on this day in 1947. In the following transcript […]