Today Is Guru Day

Murwillumbah, Australia: December 3, 2002 (Evening – Part 1) Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Maharaja [On the last day of Srila Maharaja’s stay in Murwillumbah, he especially requested that the three lectures he had just given on guru-tattva, along with the short talks given by his disciples during those lectures, be made More...

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By VNN Staff On Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Disappearance Srila Jayadeva Gosvami

Excerpt from Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s book, Sri Navadvipa-dhama Parikrama Sri Koladvipa’s south-western part, Campaka-hatta, was named after the large garden of campaka flowers that used to be here. Its More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, December 28th, 2019

Jiva Goswami: Biography and Writings

by Jagadananda Das 1. Jiva’s life: sources Though Jiva Goswami was a prolific writer and his position as a leader of the Gaudiya Vaishnavas in the late 16th century is well-documented, there is little told More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, December 20th, 2019

ISKCON GBC Meets with Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja

[From 1990 to 1995, a group of ten to twelve ISKCON GBC sannyasis and other senior ISKCON members used to regularly visit Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja in his Vrndavana and Mathura temples, and sometimes More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, December 15th, 2019

The Pearls of Instruction by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur

1. We are put to test and trial in this world. Only those who attend the kirtana of the devotees can succeed. 2. Every spot on earth where discourses on God are held is a place of pilgrimage. 3. Possession of objects More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, October 31st, 2019

In Honor of Srila Prabhupada’s Disappearance Day

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, November 10, 1991 Today is a very auspicious day. When Sri Guru is on this planet, we have a relation with him as guru and disciple. At that time our entire energy More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, October 28th, 2019

The Glories of Govardhana Hill

A documentary on the Glories of Govardhan Hill by Bhakti Caitanya Swami  More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Srila Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Disappearance day (tirobhava-tithi) of nitya-lila pravista Srila Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja. Where was I? I was born in the place of the demon Jarasandha More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Shrila Prabhupada Arrival in USA

Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in US 50th Anniversary 2015 Devotees talk about the significance of Srila Prabhupada’s journey at the Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in US 50th Anniversary Festival on September More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

The Life of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur

by Manu dasa Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura (1838-1914) is a prominent preceptor acharya in our succession of spiritual masters and disciples coming from Lord Krishna. He was a pioneering spiritual leader, a householder, More...