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July, 2011  // Posts published in July, 2011

21 Jul Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Shri Yugala Shatak

Shri Yugala Shatak

I just started the study of Shri Yugala Shatak by Swami Shri Shribhatta Here is a short description of this intimate work (from here ) Shri Nimbarka Sampradaya has a long tradition of Samaj Gayan, which is the traditional congregational singing of the divine Padas written by the Acharyas of the Shri Nimbarka Sampradaya. It […]

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21 Jul Posted by in Quotes of wisdom | Comments Off on Quotes of wisdom: the soul’s duty

Quotes of wisdom: the soul’s duty

It’s the soul’s duty to be loyal to its own desires. It must abandon itself to its master passion.” Arthur C. Clarke Note: Quotes of wisdom appear twice a month(on the 7th and 21t)

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15 Jul Posted by in Small meditations | Comments Off on small meditations: The missing link

small meditations: The missing link

The missing link in Vedanta is the dimension of pure love Learn how to use those meditationsGet the full book

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11 Jul Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Definitions of Prema

Definitions of Prema

Rupa Goswami defines prema in Ujjvala-nīlamaṇi as follows:  sarvathā dhvaṁsa-rahitaṁ saty api dhvaṁsa-kāraṇe | yad-bhāva-bandhanaṁ yūnoḥ sa premā parikīrtitaḥ || The bond of love that exists between the lovers which does not break, even when there is ample cause, is known as prema. (14.63) And Vishwanath Chakravarti so beautifully expands on the idea: loka-dvayāt svajanataḥ parataḥ svato vā prāṇa-priyād […]

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10 Jul Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Will you get exploited even after your death?

Will you get exploited even after your death?

Some people are so convinced that they are this body and that the body needs to be loved that they are ready to pay to get their looks appear good even after death Do you live in terror of your family burying you in a frilly monstrosity complete with coral lipstick and blue eyeshadow, an […]

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10 Jul Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on One more costly materialistic illusion

One more costly materialistic illusion

With the last takeoff of the U.S. Space Shuttle program now consigned to history, science comedian Brian Malow ponders his lifelong fascination with space exploration and how it answers a call to all of us to return to the stars from whence we came. Embedded media — click here to see it. Comment: If we […]

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07 Jul Posted by in Quotes of wisdom | Comments Off on Quotes of wisdom: power

Quotes of wisdom: power

¨CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn’t want to give up power.¨ Arthur C. Clarke Note: Quotes of wisdom appear twice a month(on the 7th and 21t)

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06 Jul Posted by in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Hope

Hope

“Hope is only the love of life.” Henri-Frédéric Amiel

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01 Jul Posted by in Small meditations | Comments Off on small meditations: the path of pure love

small meditations: the path of pure love

If you are not ready to love, and love and love, do not approach the path of pure love Learn how to use those meditationsGet the full book

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