Starship Mantra: Is There Life On Other Planets?
The theory that life may exist on other planets, has fascinated the human mind for countless millenia. Are we alone in the universe, supposing our imperfect mechanical measurememnts in space or finite egos, can verify or even accomodate any notion of life foms beyond the earth planet? Or does every planet of this universe and others, like islands in space, support life in different types of atmospheres, attaining to which the permanent living beings, the jivatmas, reside ther
What is really "bhakti-yoga"?
Bhakti is derived from the Sanskrit word bhaj, which means - loving service. Yoga in Sanskrit means - connection. Bhakti yoga means to connect to the Supreme by means of loving pure devotional service. We all have divine love or Bhakti within our self. However, it is in dormant state. There is a simple way to awaken this dormant loving service to the Supreme Personality of Godhead. This process is laid down by Lord Sri Krishna in Bhagavad Gita, and especially propogated by
Beyond the Material Universe
What is this universe we live in? Why do so many living beings come into existence, perish, yet so many others, countless living entities, visit this psace for a short time, and also disappear? What is the purpose? The universe has an intelligent design. Does this imply an intelligence behind its working? The Vedic literature, ancient spiritual sanskrit texts that are thousands of years old, contain much information about this suject. They describe this material universe as o
A famous, but blind singer - almost the victim of an abortion!
Many have heard of Andrea Bocelli, and heard his amazing vocie in singing. But few know that his mother was being advised by doctors to "terminate" the embryo before giving birth to him, birth to a voice and talent that would in the future amaze the whole world (see photo). Here is the Vedic opinion on killing an unborn child. It is from an ancient scripture called the Srimad Bhagavatam, commentary by Srila Prabhupada. SB 7.2.55 Purport: Hiranyakasipu, King of the Demons Ano
"The Yoga System" - lecture by His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
What is really the purpose of yoga? Can anyone in our modern times really perfect the yoga system as described in India's ancient yoga literatures, the Vedas? Here, Srila Prabhupada gives a decisive and authoritative explantion of the yoga system, from ancient times. #video #bhaktiyoga #prabhupada #meditation #chanting #harekrishna #yoga
Veggie burgers anyone?
Maybe our family didn't extend the values of live and let live, to the other species that also have their home here on this planet. But, now that we are on our own, we should give this some serious thought, and be a positive force that will change the world for good. Karma means, what goes around comes around. Ever wonder why there is so much war and killing going on all over the world? K A R M A. #vegetarian #krishna #karma #prasadam #Bhagavadgita #bhaktiyoga #health