Sannyasa of Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja

On September 17, 1959, on the second floor of the Keshavaji Math, before the Deities of Radha-Krishna and Lord Chaitanya, Srila Prabhupada, then called as Abhay Charanaravinda Dasa (after taking initiation from His Holiness Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur) along with ninety-year-old Sanatana, received sannyasa diksha. Akincana Krishnadasa Babaji, Prabhupada’s More...

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By VNN Staff On Sunday, September 19th, 2021
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The Glories of Haridas Thakur

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja A lecture given by Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja in Florida in 2001. Come with me to Jagannatha Puri, near  to Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu and Srila Haridasa Thakura. More...

Bhaktivinoda Thakur
By VNN Staff On Saturday, September 18th, 2021
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Behind all Religion, Lies the Desire for Honour

by Bhaktivinode Thakur from Tattva Viveka In the depths of jnana, vairagya and so on, and behind all religion, lies the desire for honour, name fame distinction and adoration. To the degree that we endeavour to More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, September 17th, 2021
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Srila Jiva Gosvami’s Appearance Day

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja For almost a week in Mathura, in 2004, Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja was giving nightly classes on Bhakti-rasayana, which is the last part of Srila Sanatana Gosvami’s More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, September 17th, 2021
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Sri Vamana-Avatara Appearance

From “Dasavatara – The Ten Manifestations of God” by Swami B.B. Tirtha The fifth among the Dasavatara is Sri Vamana-avatara. There are innumerable lila-avataras. Among them are twenty-five chief lila-avataras of More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, September 14th, 2021
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The Meaning Of Radhe – Sri Radhastami

Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja [This year, 2021, Sri Radhastami, the divine appearance day of the Supreme Mistress of all Gaudiya Vaisnavas, Srimati Radhika, is on September 13. In honor of this More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, September 12th, 2021
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Lalita Devi’s Appearance Day

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja –  The following is a transcription of the class given in her glorification, and it explains her significance in our personal lives. Here are also 2 links More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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Srila Prabhupada Vyasa Puja 125th Celebration 2021

Srila Prabhupada Vyasa Puja 125th Celebration 2021 – Mayapur TV  More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
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ISKCON Celebrates Srila Prabhupada’s 125th Birth Anniversary

Pune – India West The International Society for Krishna Consciousness will commemorate its founder acharya A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami’s (aka Srila Prabhupada) 125th birth anniversary Aug. 31 with worldwide More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, August 30th, 2021
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The Appearance Of Lord Krsna – Janmastami

Srila Gour Govinda Maharaja – August 18, 1995 Bhubaneswar, India In the first three chapters of the tenth canto of Srimad-Bhagavatam there is a description of the appearance of Bhagavan Sri Krishna. Krishna’s More...