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Articles tagged as Sastra

  • Sri Bhaktisiddhanta Vaibhava: Now Available as an eBook
    After receiving a tremendous response for the print edition of “Śrī Bhaktisiddhānata Vaibhava”, the publishers are pleased to present this composition as an eBook.
  • Bhagavata Sastri course at Govardhana Open for Admission

    We are happy to announce that the Fourth Bhagavata Sastri course at Govardhana Srimad-Bhagavata Vidyapitham is now open for admission. The Bhagavata Sastri course is unique in many ways: ** it is headed by one of ISKCON's most renowned devotee-scholars, Gopiparanadhana Prabhu; ** the school's premises are located at Sri Govardhana, one of Krsna's most favorite places;

  • Mumbai: Slokas for Troubled Times
    In these troubled times of terror, when disturbed minds seek counselors for peace, Dushyant Sridhar brings relief through his weekly evening sessions for his audience comprising of people from all walks of life. The listeners, mainly residents of Century Rayon, Mumbai, are enthralled by his wise commentary delivered in flawless Sanskrit and English.
  • Simple Living - High Thinking
    A couple from Chennai decided to live simply - by a stream in a one-room hut. The man, Magari, would forego his occupation of hunting while his wife Madhavi would cultivate Tulasi instead of selling baskets. Magari would also give up non-vegetarian food.


  • Book Release: Uddhava Gita
    Lord Krishna spoke the Bhagavad-gita when His friend Arjuna hesitated to execute his duty, fearing the death of many family members. Krishna also spoke the Uddhava-gita to another dear and intimate devotee, Sri Uddhava, teaching him to renounce worldly attachments to take to the path of complete dedication to God.