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Articles tagged as Soul

  • Awakening From a Nightmare

    Talk about living a nightmare. News services worldwide are reporting this Monday, November 23, 2009 that a Belgian man “though to be in a coma for 23 years was actually conscious the whole time.

  • Forward or Backward?
    A cartoon once showed the legendary image of soldiers struggling to raise an American flag on Iwo Jima. The caption read, “Are we putting it up, or taking it down?” Similarly, I ask on behalf of the human race, “Are we advancing, or sinking?”
  • New Book To Prove That Animals Have Soul
    All over the world, thanks to the spread of factory farms and meat trade, cruelty on animals is on the rise. Dr. Sahadeva dasa's recently released book "We Feel - Just Like You Do" is trying to counteract these sad tendencies by shedding light on the inner life of the animals.
  • Latin Grammy Winner Releases Ambitious Orchestral Offering to Srila Prabhupada

    Symphony of the Soul, the new symphonic orchestral album from Latin Grammy Award Winner Havi Das (Ilan Chester), is one of the most ambitious musical projects ever undertaken by an ISKCON devotee.

  • Split Personality

    If we engage with the world in a way that is foreign to our natural personality, we end up struggling, sweating and falling short of our true potential.

  • What Makes Good People Do Bad Things?

    Gita wisdom reconciles the goodness of God’s creation with the weakness of his creatures by differentiating between our pure core as souls and the shell of impurities such as lust.

  • Finding the Essence

    It was certainly ghastly to imagine how my own body might look, lying dead on a dissection table.

  • Prayer for the Day: Finding the Essence

    It’s often the case that we take some aspect of ourselves, or others, more seriously that we should; our sexuality, our nationality, our religion, or our position. And our mistake causes suffering to others.

  • Famous Failures Part 2 - by Jay Shetty

    An inspirational video by Jay (Ghanashyam) Shetty.

  • The Quest for Infinity

    A video by Krishna Wisdom describing the nature of the soul, based on the ancient teachings of the east, taken from the Bhagavad Gita - As It Is, by A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. 

  • Paramahamster - Not This Body

    Our "Paramahamster" comic strip follows an enthusiastic devotee as he navigates a 9 - 5 work day in the corporate world. Please check back weekly for new episodes!

  • New Book: Soul Power - Five Noble Truths for a Successful Life

    Author Priyavrata Das’ hope is that these affirmations will give people the solace, strength, and the wisdom they need to succeed in life as well help remind them just how awesome they are as a spirit soul.

  • New Magazine “Spirit Soul” Makes Bhakti Yoga Accessible

    A common observation by both the secular media and internal critics about ISKCON today is that while it is providing a home away from home for many Indian nationals, it is reaching less young Americans, as Srila Prabhupada desired.

  • We Can’t Nourish Our Souls Amidst People Who Are Out To Sell Theirs

    The word “soul” sometimes refers non-literally to the things that matter the most to us. Such a non-literal usage features in the phrase “to sell one’s soul.”