Death can come at any moment. So this is not recommended. However if you are going to worship the deity you have to take bath first. So do not cheat others’ lifestyles, the way of working, inventions etc. Much of this knowledge is presented within discussions about social structures, interpersonal relationships, communication techniques, belief systems, problem solving, identity issues, and so forth, in which both philosophical and pragmatic aspects of such topics are considered. What actually is devotional service to Krishna? But at the same time we can not compromise in any way as far as our Krishna conscious duties are concerned. Your newsletter promotes awareness and importance Lord Krishna Consciousness indeed as this physical world said as all “Maya”. But as we advance in Krishna consciousness we can completely transcend the control of karma. Prabhu is everything fixed in life,i mean to say is our destiny fixed depending on the past karmas? So the devotee is very careful to fill every moment of his life with Krishna consciousness. time. So without even trying, just by being Krishna conscious, automatically our bodies become healthy, wealthy and wise. This happens by realization of soul and meaning of life according to Hinduism means to get freedom from unlimited cycle of birth and death and go back to the realm of God and remain with him eternally where there is no sickness, no death, no birth, no lusty desires, no competition; only service to the Allmight lord Krishna(Narayan) and getting immense pleasures by serving the Lord. Even if a person chants imperfectly, he becomes free from all sinful reactions.”, And the Padma Purana: “Even if one chants the Hare Kṛṣṇa mantra offensively, one can nullify these offenses by continuously chanting without deviation. Not only this one can surely remember Krishna at the time of death. And you also mention that, ‘Remembrance of Krishna is not possible for the impure soul who has not practiced Krishna consciousness in devotional service..’ What does that devotional service mean? Awesome post! More than 1,800 Hours of NEW PRABHUPADA AUDIO! Question: According to the Krishna conscious philosophy, what is the goal of life? Widow is different thing. No one is independent. There is a chapter in Mitchell’s translation titled “The Secret of Life.” No. And that means you have to surrender to chanting at least 16 rounds of the Hare Krishna mantra every day, you need to strictly follow the four regulative principles: no illicit sex, no meat eating, no gambling and no intoxication. Do not share your secrets to anyone, not even to your friends since there can be a time in your life when a friend turns into a foe and reveal your biggest secret of life to others and it may become a major setback for you. It is all self-centered. Time plays a vital role in our life. To clear your doubts you have to surrender to the process of Krishna consciousness. They are on the spiritual platform. If we can not do that ourselves we will have no spiritual strength and we will have no power to explain Krishna consciousness to anyone else. Our human form of life is perfect if we can remember Krishna at the time of death. We have the idea of pleasure, the idea of love, etc. Many Hare Krsna Devotees become overweight and sometimes obese due to consuming a lot of prasadam as in the course of a day or month they do so much offering and don’t want prasadam to go to waste. This is the process so if you truly want to clear your doubts and confusion then just follow this process and you will be very successful. Krishna was the key political figure in overthrowing Kansa, the king of Surasena Kingdom.The kingdom of Shurasena was the native kingdom of Yadava clans constituted by the Andhakas, Vrishnis, and Bhojas. And you have to read Srila Prabhupada’s books at least 1-2 hours a day. All Glories to Srila Prabhupad and All Glories to Srila Guru Maharaj. Veeraah sambhaavitaatmaano na daivam paryupaasate We are very uncertain about what will happen next. According to a famous legend, Krishna drove away from the monstrous serpent Kaliya from the river to the sea. If you ask me to describe Krishna in one word I would say – Multiple-Personality. So you have to start at the beginning. Krishna's … It is not our body, it is Krishna’s body. Then. Yoga is a heightened sensitivity and awareness of all life around us and within us, and an outpour of love in reciprocation with life’s wonder and beauty. Dandavat pranams! That is the secret. I have a query regards to the above statement. How to differentiate between proud, pride and arrogance? Krishna then begins to describe the effects of those who completely depend on Krishna in their practice of yoga, and become attached to him. Arjuna has been a mighty warrior all his life; it is what he was born to do. Not so reliably in dreams. We can not change it. Of this there is no doubt. Some devotees say this body is important and we must take good care of it otherwise we will not be able to serve Krsna. It is possible that the whole cycle can ger reversed. That is like a fish trying to be happy out of the water. 2) Proud (Garv), Pride (Abhimaan) and Arrogance (Ahankar). By doing this, you can save yourself from one conversation. Sri Krishna was happy to accept this curse because his sons had become badly behaved and he knew his mission was drawing to a close. Like if they are against the idea of Krishna consciousness there is not much point in constantly bothering them about it. You just need to read Prabhupada’s books and follow the instructions he gives you as you read his books. (Srila Prabhupada, 13 th July 1974, Los Angels, California), Yes. All we can really choose is if we want to serve Krishna or serve maya [illusion]. Kindly advice me how can handle the situation. It leads to me in the end. By overthrowing Kansa, Krishna re-established the old king Ugrasena on the throne and stabilized the kingdom from collapse due to factional fighting within the kingdom. Hare Krishna madhudvisa dasa, More on this topic: The Death Of My Father. We are going to produce such Vaisnavas, not these dull and rascal, sitting down. He is so much absorbed in meditation that a young girl, touching the genital, still, he is undisturbed. You will get more strength by preaching, by distributing Srila Prabhupada’s books, by helping others come to Krishna consciousness. Pretending to be a sadhu and pretending to chant Hare Krishna while secretly doing all sorts of sinful activities in the holy place. Required fields are marked *. No. It is this surrender that is initiation. I would just like to add that destiny of a devotee is completely different from non-devotees. Dear Sir, Krishna, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, is an historical person who appeared on this earth in India 5,000 years ago. We simply have to endeavor to become Krishna conscious and automatically all the bodily needs will be properly supplied. But in life, each individual has their own set of questions provided by the almighty and only he can find answers to those questions through his own hardships. And we are the sankirtan movement. Within texts such as Bhagavad-gita and Srimad-Bhagavatam,Lor… The material suffering will be there for us all. We can not put much faith in dreams, although sometimes it is spiritual. Once the soul frees himself from all fetters of attachments and aversions, it attains ultimate freedom/moksha. So we need to read Srila Prabhupada’s books and put the instructions of Srila Prabhupada into practice on our practical day-to-day lives. Definitely No. The sooner one develops a goal of life... the better! We all want to be happy(or satisfied) in one way or another ; in nectar of devotion it is stated : (From Chapter 1) Now I'm just hankering to once again see the world chant Hare Krishna, dance and feast and float away in the ecstasy of Lord Caitanya's Sankirtana movement as it did in Srila Prabhupada's physical presence. your newsletter is very important for us. I want to divert in myself in path of ISCKON So the answer is that yes, for the karmis, everything is more-or-less predestined. 5)    Do not Cheat: What is required to get successful in life? So the purpose of life is to cure this material disease and regain our original Krishna consciousness and be fully engaged in serving Krishna under the direction of His pure devotees. Which means immediately we have the best possible diet for our bodies. We are in a very hostile foreign country. My question is that, we are preached that when we pray to Krishna and chant Maha Mantra, all our bad karmas are wiped off and our destiny becomes pleasurable and blissful. Hare Krishna. The spiritual world is the Kingdom of God. Kindly share your views Prabhu. Haribol !!!! The purpose of life is to surrender to Krishna and serve Krishna. And that just happens to be the best exercise for our bodies. 2/98 Bona fide spiritual master Puport Particularly for a married lady. If you fight for your right and follow the path of dharma you will feel light and attain nirvana. In your school, many would have passed exams by cheating by small help from friends. A devotee doesn’t work for his personal gain, but he works only for Krishna. Although I have been brought up in an urban Hindu family, with the frequent conduct of Narayan puja’s during Poornima(full moon day according to The Hindu calendar) at home, listening to Krishna’s childhood stories from Thamma (Grandma) was always a part of my childhood, since I can remember. This is devotional service, working for Krishna. Even after reading them all many times they're still fresh and new. Undereating is not good also. Thank you for sharing nice spiritual articles dear Madhudvisa Prabhu. Yes. Please accept my humble obeisances. ? One more thing is many people dye their hair to appear young in this artificial world where anything not beautiful is usually not accepted. Hari Bol! So even though everything is fixed up for non-devotees, a devotee doesn’t blindly believes in his material destiny or luck, but in hard work, perseverance and Krishna’s mercy. Joined the Hare Krishnas in Perth, Western Australia in 1986 person, I could clearly understood world... 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