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Krishna is Very Much Anxious to Take You Back Home…

Krishna is Very Much Anxious to Take You Back Home…

(INCLUDES ORIGINAL VIDEO) In a Srimad-Bhagavatam class in New York on April 13, 1973, Srila Prabhupada said, “Krsna is very much anxious to take you back home, back to Godhead. But we are stubborn. We do not wish. So He’s always finding out the opportunity how you can be taken back home, back to Godhead.”more>>

Krishna is Within You…

Krishna is Within You…

“Krishna is within you. He is sitting within your heart as a friend, not as an enemy. Krishna is always your friend. Suhrdam sarva­bhutanam*. You are searching out friends to talk with, to joke with, to love. Krishna is sitting there for that purpose. If you love Krishna, if you make friendship with Krishna, ifmore>>

The Perfect Stage of Happiness…

The Perfect Stage of Happiness…

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam, 4.25.4, Srila Prabhupada writes,  After attaining full Kṛṣṇa consciousness, the devotee does not return to this material world after death. He goes back home, back to Godhead. That is the perfect stage of happiness, unblemished by any trace of distress.    more>>

On February 1, 1976…

On February 1, 1976…

In a letter written to Alain Bonnet from Mayapur, India, Srila Prabhupada said… “I beg to thank you for your French letter. Your feelings are very nice. Please continue chanting Hare Krishna, study my books, and follow faithfully the four regulative principles. Your path Back to Godhead will be assured.” (vaniquotes.org)more>>

By the Mercy of Guru and Krishna…

By the Mercy of Guru and Krishna…

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam, 6.2.32, Srila Prabhupada writes, “By the mercy of the guru and Kṛishna, one receives the seed of bhakti. This association saves a devotee from the greatest fear. In our Krishna consciousness movement we therefore change a devotee’s name to a form that reminds him of Viṣṇu. If at the time of deathmore>>

Srila Prabhupada Speaks a Nectar Drop

Srila Prabhupada Speaks a Nectar Drop

In a Srimad-Bhagavatam class, 6.1.7.in Honolulu, Srila Prabhupada said,  “There are above this Bhūrloka, Bhuvarloka, Janaloka, Tapoloka, Maharloka. There are so many planetary systems. And down also, Tala, Atala, Vitala, Pātāla, Talātala, like that. If you want to go down, you can go down. If you want to go up, you can go. Ūrdhvaṁ gacchanti sattva…more>>

“Krishna is Very Much Anxious to Take You Back to Home…”

“Krishna is Very Much Anxious to Take You Back to Home…”

In a Srimad-Bhagavatam class (1.8.21) in New York on April 13, 1973, Srila Prabhupada said, “”Kṛishna is very much anxious to take you back home, back to Godhead. But we are stubborn. We do not wish. So He’s always finding out the opportunity how you can be taken back home, back to Godhead. Just like affectionatemore>>

Inspirational Quotes from Srila Prabhupada

Inspirational Quotes from Srila Prabhupada

“The idea is that in this old age I do not know when death will overcome me, and I wish to die in the last days of my life at Vrindaban. If you kindly, therefore, cooperate with my mission of spreading Krishna Consciousness in the western world, then I wish to return to Vrindaban.”Letter tomore>>

November is Hospice and Palliative Care Month!

November is Hospice and Palliative Care Month!

  November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month!! We send our best wishes to all of the hospice staff and family caregivers all over the world who care for their patients and loved ones every single day! May Lord Krishna bless you for what you do, not just this month, but EVERY day ofmore>>

Nitai Das Passed Away at the Bhaktivedanta Hospice in Vrindavana

Nitai Das Passed Away at the Bhaktivedanta Hospice in Vrindavana

After suffering from a brain aneurysm in his room in Vrindavana, India and given a poor prognosis by physicians at the hospital, Nitai Das, a disciple of HH Satsvarupa Goswami, was brought to the Bhaktivedanta Hospice where he was cared for by the staff and surrounded by caring devotees who chanted Hare Krishna to him. Nitaimore>>