The story of Prahlada Maharaja, the devotee son of the demon Hiranyakasipu. Prahlada was a pure devotee of Krishna, but born in a demonic family. His demonic father, Hiranyakasipu, was trying to teach Prahlada about politics and diplomacy,
Krishna Consciousness is not sentiment, it is science. Sentiment has no value, there is sentiment there, this child, he is dancing. In the beginning of Srimad-Bhagavatam it is said that the cheating religious sentimentalism is kicked out.
Hollywood's take on the Krishna's. During the 1970s and 1980s Hare Krishnas were a very integral part of society. Devotees were daily in public performing Sankirtana, the congregational chanting of the Hare Krishna mantra and distributing S
Srila Prabhupada came to America in 1966 as an ambassador of good will. He did not come to make money. Most people on the airplanes today, they're going somewhere and they're making money, most business people, they want to make money but P
By regular attendance in classes on the Bhagavatam and by rendering of service to the pure devotee, all that is troublesome to the heart is almost completely destroyed, and loving service unto the Personality of Godhead, who is praised with
Srila Prabhupada gives a class on Srimad-Bhagavatam First Canto Second Chapter Text 19 at the ISKCON New Vrindavan farm community in 1974. He speaks of the stages and quality of chanting Hare Krishna and the benefits of simple life. We
Ecataic realizations of young American Hare Krishna book distributors in 1987. The 1980s was a turbulent decade for the Hare Krishna Movement in America. There was a lot of bad publicity, some caused by overly enthusiastic book distributio