Tag Archive: Religion

Srila Prabhupada Speaks Out on Science and Belief

The following conversation between His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada and some of his disciples took place in March 1974 on an early-morning walk in Perth, Australia. Devotee: [Taking the part of a… Continue reading

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Science behind religious practices_8

Why should we draw Rangoli?   Read the below article to understand the scientific reason behind drawing Rangoli.  http://guruprasad.net/posts/why-do-indians-draw-rangoli-scientific-reason/  

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Absolute Love

“Everyone is frustrated — husbands, wives, boys, girls. Everywhere there is frustration, because our loving propensity is not being utilized properly.” In this lecture given in Seattle, Washington, in October of 1968, Srila… 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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Happy New Year !!!

New year is just round the corner. As usual every year each of us will wish ‘Happy New Year’ to each other. But here is an immaculate article that dissects the wish ‘Happy… Continue reading

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Why embrace Vegetarianism – explained like never before…

I (have) always come across people eating non vegetarian food. Hence, I am tempted to write  a post on why we need to quit eating meat and take up vegetarianism eagerly. Some quick questions:… 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