Knowing is Easy, Why Have a Guru
Bhagavad-gītā 4.35 | September 2, 2016 |
English; Manchester, UKPlay (53 m 45 s) Download (24.6 MB)
April 14, 2016 |
English; Srirangam, Tamil Nadu, India
July 5, 2011 |
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May 15, 2016 |
English; Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
October 15, 2011 |
Question: It has been at least three years since I was last in India and in Mayapura, you kindly bestowed upon me some of your books as a wonderful gift. I think I was asking you if any of your books were in a PC file format, like the Ramayana but they were not so you gave me the… Expand>
It has been at least three years since I was last in India and in Mayapura, you kindly bestowed upon me some of your books as a wonderful gift. I think I was asking you if any of your books were in a PC file format, like the Ramayana but they were not so you gave me the books.
Here is my question….
What are the points that you would specifically make to a group of 14-15 year old boys, from a private school here, in Toronto, who have volunatrily chosen to take a course on Encountering World Religions?
The professor visited our temple with other adults, studying the Hare Krsna movement in a course, and he loved being encouraged to do the "Swami step" while chanting the Hare Krsna mantra, so he is very open.
The professor is genuinely concerned that these boys will soon grow up and be unleashed into today's society and will not be fully equipped as men to deal with what's out there .
I asked him about the school, and he said it's theme this year is "moral courage". He told me the Mission of Crescent Academy" is respect, responsibility, honesty and passion.
One thing I was thinking of doing is discussing in brief about the traditional Gurukula, as brahmacari life is described in the 7th Canto, how spiritual values USED to be at the core of an Education, but how this has been lost due to rampant materialism, and this is why the world is in so much chaos today.
I thought I could ask the boys what their definitions are of the school theme and mission, and then would go into more depth. You might have a totally differnt apporach to speaking to a classroom of keen 14-15 yr old boys and I welcome this. Please share your thoughts with me, and I will share them with the students !^ Collapse
September 9, 2012 |
English; Dallas, Texas, USA
August 29, 2011 |
Question: My question is that Srila Prabhupad used to blaspheme for all new developments but we are utilizing all the modern items for our day to day use nowadays like — staying in a big building, travelling through airplane, using modern equipments for our health… how we do counteract when people ask that one way you are condemning modern civilization but in other than you are using the modern utilities…
August 9, 2016 |
English; Detroit, USA
February 25, 2016 |
English; Hyderabad, Telangana, India
January 19, 2014 |
English with ಕನ್ನಡ translation; Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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English with தமிழ் translation; Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
April 28, 2012 |
English; Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
October 1, 2012 |
English; Boston, Massachusetts, USA
August 23, 2014 |
English; Govindadvipa, Ireland
October 20, 2016 |
Question: Do we need to have a Living Guru?
English; Gauragrama, Telangana, India
January 16, 2015 |
English; Salem, Tamil Nadu, India
August 16, 2006 |
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September 18, 2016 |
English with தமிழ் translation; Colombo, Sri Lanka
October 4, 2014 |
English; Nanda Gokulam, Telangana, India
December 25, 2005 |
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December 21, 2014 |
English with தமிழ் translation; Karur, Tamil Nadu, India