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The Play of Violence

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | No Comments

Sri Krishna invites us to exit the theater of the human drama and accept a role in another drama—the play of God (lila).

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The Glory of Krishna’s Birth

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | 2 Comments

Nothing was wanting in the community with Nanda and Yasoda as its king and queen. Yet one longing did persist amongst all the cowherds, and this for the misfortune of them all represented by the unfortunate circumstances that resulted in Nanda being sonless, even as he approached his later years.

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Sacred of the Sacred

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | 1 Comment

In India, the Sanskrit word tirtha has come to be synonymous with sacred place, of which on the Indian subcontinent there are many. There is no more sacred place than the heart of the sadhu, wherein God himself resides.

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The Radha Bhagavatam

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | No Comments

According to Sri Chaitanya’s followers, the Bhagavata speaks only of Sri Radha.

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Morality and Beyond

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | No Comments

The beauty of this transcendental truth of the pastimes of Sri Krishna is that hearing about it saves us from both moral corruption and the constraints of a life of moral adherence at the same time.

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Gopi Gita

May 7th, 2010 | Articles | webmaster | No Comments

Sri Chaitanya taught that kirtana is the most efficacious means of spiritual attainment in this age, sarvatma-snapanam. Jiva Goswami has explained in Bhakti-sandarbha that in Kali-yuga all of the other limbs of bhakti enunciated by Sri Prahlada in Srimad Bhagavatam must be accompanied by kirtana to be effective.

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Contradictions Real and Apparent

October 12th, 2009 | Articles | webmaster | No Comments

Sometimes we find what appears to be contradictions between the lives and writings of one acarya and another. This can be confusing for the neophyte. A closer look, however, reveals that these contradictions are only apparent contradictions: they exist only within the limits of our finite minds.

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Swami Tripurari Biography

October 9th, 2009 | About, Featured | webmaster | 1 Comment

It is difficult to find someone from the West that both understands and can elegantly express the theory behind an Eastern mystical tradition. It is even more difficult to find a modern mystic. In Swami Tripurari we have both: a traditional mystic who can articulate the teachings of an ancient spiritual tradition.

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