Category Archives

Archive of posts published in the category: Srila Prabhupada’s teachings

How to Balance Maintaining a Family & Giving in Charity?

Dear Grihastha Coach, My wife and I have been married for five years. We have two children and both of us work as computer professionals. She and I were initiated before we were married and in general get along well. Lately, though we…

“If someone like that is into Hare Krishna. . .”

Samedi dernier, je suis allé avec des amis à Daytona Beach pour participer au festival Ratha-yatra; Au cours des mois de printemps et d’été, il y a plusieurs festivals qui ont lieu en Floride. J’avais pris ma voiture et quelques dames étaient avec…

Prabhupada and ISKCON’s First Cow Kaliya

Archival Research by Chaitanya Mangala. This article is part of a series connecting New Vrindaban, established in 1968 as ISKCON’s first farm community, to the grand visions, specific instructions and four visits by Srila Prabhupada. Today, New Vrindaban community members and well-wishers are revitalizing his vision, as expressed in these…

Research on effects of media

We all have heard Srila Prabhupada warn us that television and media strengthen our materialistic mentality and divert us from service to Krishna—our consciousness being formed largely by our association. However, it is often difficult to keep our children away from the influences…

Vaishnava Compassion

Vaishnava acts of compassion are valuable even when apparently not on the level of transcendence. Pure Vaishnavas care deeply. They feel the suffering of others in the core of their hearts. Their greatest compassionate wish is to lead others away from their suffering…

What’s Death to an Atheist?

Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking did not believe there was a need to invoke God for there to be a spontaneous creation of the universe. In his words, Science predicts that many different kinds of universe will be spontaneously created out of nothing. It…