In snowbound Debrecen at -13C we pray to Lord Varaha to lift us out of the ocean of material existence and take us to Vraja
February 4th, 2012

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Renitha Singh asks
November 16th, 2010

My family and I will be moving house soon and I would like to know if there are any special rituals that we need to perform when we move? I will cleanse and purify the house with cow dung but is there anything beyond that? Read the rest of this entry »

Questions by Madhupati, B. Andrej, B. Paris, Krsna-kanta, Nagy Richard, Tejasri on topics raging from gaya-sraddha to caring for a dying dog
October 19th, 2010
Death is the obligatory stage of sannyasa for everyone
September 23rd, 2010

Its Visvarupa mahotsava and answering a question from Renitha Singh on the recent disappearance of a senior devotee. Read the rest of this entry »

Manish Mistry, Szilvia Manduk and George Orwell ask questions about where Krsna lifted Govardhana Hill
July 6th, 2010

The difference between self-satsifaction and pride and marriages at Bhaktivedanta Manor. Read the rest of this entry »

Balanuja, Yashashvini and Sanatana Prabhus ask questions about the use of astrology in raising children
June 30th, 2010

What I know about times for garbhadhana and about rank and file devotees’ responsibility to protect Srila Prabhupada’s legacy. Read the rest of this entry »

Silpakarini asks about chanting protective mantras for children
June 27th, 2010

And B Jitender asks why only wealthy people patronize or are appreciated by ISKCON. Read the rest of this entry »

Questions from Candrasekhara Acarya, Nrsimha Krsna, B Istvan, Amala Gaura and Nirav Patel
June 4th, 2010

on topics ranging from organic meat to garbhadana samskara on Purusottama masa. Read the rest of this entry »

This body is a boat to get us to the other side of the ocean of material existence
May 15th, 2010

It and ceremonies like marriage to stabilize it are temporary. When you get to the other side, let the boat go. Read the rest of this entry »

“Offering” new born babies to the temple deities
April 24th, 2010

Murli Manohara dasa from Soho St asks to explain the principle behind “offering” new born babies to the temple deities as he sees done in Krsna Valley. Should he do it in London? Read the rest of this entry »