Tag Archive: Mantra

The Hare Krishna Maha Mantra – Effects on Stress, Depression, and the Three Gunas

ABSTRACT EFFECTS OF THE HARE KRSNA MAHA MANTRA ON STRESS, DEPRESSION, AND THE THREE GUNAS The author conducted a 3-group study on the effects of chanting the hare krsna maha mantra on stress,… Continue reading

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The Maha-Mantra Research Project by Dhira Govinda Dasa

Source: Back To Godhead magazine Jan 1, 2000 | Dhira Govinda Dasa, Holy Name, Volume-34 Number-01 ALTHOUGH I HAD done some preliminary theoretical work on researching the effects of chanting the Hare Krsna maha-mantra,… Continue reading

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Science behind religious practices_6

Why we need to visit temples? Why most of temples will be on top of hill? Why we need to circumambulate clockwise around the main idol? What is the science behind having Theertham, the holy… Continue reading

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Science behind religious practices_5

What is mantra? Why chant & hear holy names of the Lord? Why our ancestors used to name their children with the names of God ? Why our ancestors had great peace of… Continue reading

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Why Chanting?

The quintessence of Krishna Consciousness  for this Kali yuga (the age of quarrel, disagreement, hypocrisy, darkness :twisted:) is Chanting the holy names of the Lord. A short talk on the importance of chanting… Continue reading

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  • Why this blog ?

    In all the scriptures, it is clearly established that the cause of our suffering is due to forgetfulness of our relationship with God. But currently we have either wrong understanding or no understanding about God or even Religion. Srila Prabhupada, my spiritual teacher used to say, if we have got wrong understanding about God or Religion then we should not abandon God or Religion; instead we should work towards getting the right understanding, just like if we have cataract in our eyes, we ask the doctor to remove the cataract and not the eyes!! This spiritual blog is an humble attempt in this regard.

  • What is Krishna Consciousness Movement?

    We are not teaching some ritualistic process, that "You become Hindu. You become Christian. You become Muhammadan." We are simply teaching, "You try to love God. You have forgotten God. You have declared, 'God is dead.' These are all nonsense. God is there. You are here. You are suffering because you have forgotten God. You try to love God. Your normal life will come back. You will be happy." This is Kṛṣṇa consciousness movement.

  • Why should we chant