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 goes to carry out his order, and we are not solely able to think, outwardly and internally, about the reason for his presence. Today, on this More...

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Madhvacarya Bala Gopala
By VNN Staff On Wednesday, October 5th, 2022

Srila Madhvacarya’s Appearance Day

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja – Mathura, India, October 13, 2005 Today is the appearance day of Sri Madhvacarya, who is the sampradaya-acarya of our Brahma-Madhva-Gaudiya Vaisnava Sampradaya. More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, August 20th, 2022

The Meaning of Vyasa Puja

By Kripamoya Das Earlier this year, I visited the city of Kolkata and was taken by a kind devotee to an old building on a short backstreet known as Ultadanga Junction Road. I had never been there before, but had More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, August 18th, 2022

Janmashtami Celebrating Lord Krishna’s Birthday

A child dressed as Lord Krishna during a dress competition at the ‘Krishna Janmashtami’ festival, ISKCON temple in Bengaluru, India.   Janmashtami celebrations in Ahmedabad. Even President Droupadi More...

By VNN Staff On Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

If Rupa Goswami Had Not Appeared

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Vrndavana, India (This discourse was given in front of Srila Rupa Gosvami’s samadhi at Sri Radha-Damodara Mandira) Today we are very fortunate to be here at More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, July 13th, 2022

Guru Purnima

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Ananda-dhama – Vrndavana, India, 2008 Today is the birthday of Srila Vyasadeva, the son of Parasara Rsi. Srila Vyasadeva divided the Vedas into four sections More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, June 23rd, 2022

Disappearance Day Of Srivasa Pandit

Sri Srimat Bhakti Shravan Tirtha Goswami Maharaj – Srila Srivasa Pandit, the fifth member of the Panca-tattva, appeared in Srihatta, West Bengal, about 30 years before the appearance of Lord Gauranga. Srivasa More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Shri Baladev Vidyabhusan

by Stephen Knapp Shrimad Baladev Vidyabhusan Prabhu was a pure devotee of the highest order, who cared for nothing but the service of the Lord.  He didn’t have a spot of desire for name and fame. He was the More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, May 15th, 2022

The Appearance Day of Lord Nrsimhadeva

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja – 1998, Wales Lord Nrsimha’s Mercy Ito nrsimhah parato nrsimho, yato yato yami tato nrsimhah bahir nrsimhah hrdaye nrsimho, nrsimham adhim saranam prapadye Ito More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, February 9th, 2022

The Life of Sri Madhvacarya

“Sripada Madhvacarya took his birth at Udupi, which is situated in the South Kanarada district of South India, just west of Sahyadri. This is the chief city of the South Kanarada province and is near the city More...