Srimati Jivana Devi Dasi glorifies Srila Janardan Maharaj on his Appearance Day in this four minute talk. “We have had the supreme good fortune of knowing Janardan Maharaj for so many years in ISKCON and even beyond…”
Srila Sridhar Maharaj wrote these 10 verses in glorification of Sri Rupa Goswami and they are published in The Sri Sri Prapanna Jivanamritam.
Hasyapriya Prabhu: The pastimes of Lord Jagannath give us a glimpse into one of the highest spiritual principles which was expressed by Srila Sridhar Maharaj as “union in separation.”
Srila Sridhar Maharaj writes, “Knowledge is above power, and above knowledge is beauty, charm and love. That is the supreme.” Srimad-Bhagavatam has declared krsnas tu bhavan svayam: the Krishna conception of Godhead is the most original conception of the Absolute.
Srila Sridhar Maharaj tells a wonderful story from recent history about Lord Jagannatha in this excerpt from Heart and Halo. “Mahaprabhu asked us to accept the path of love, which means giving one’s heart, one’s self. It is so powerful, nothing else can attract Krishna…He lives on prema. He is the Lord of love.”
Srila Janardan Maharaj download or stream mp3s of his Sunday Feast lectures, festival lectures, and daily Sri Chaitanya Charitamrita classes.
Sripad Hasyapriya Prabhu retells the wonderful story from the Srimad Bhagavatam of Lord Nrsimhadeva who appears just to save His dear devotee Prahlad Maharaj from his demoniac father Hiranyakasipu.
Biography of Srila Sridhar Maharaj “I fall at the feet of Srila Sridhar Dev, who with charming expression sings his songs of sweet nectar. Dressed in fine garments like the newly-risen sun, he is the true saint, the devotees have chosen. His detachment and knowledge are just like an ocean…”
by Vrinda Devi Dasi – One of the most beautiful festivals we celebrate at the Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math is Sri Nrsimha Chaturdasi, and this is so for many reasons. One is our devotees naturally feel much joy and hope hearing about the beautiful devotional qualities and unwavering faith of Sri Prahlad Maharaj.
Srila Govinda Maharaj describes how Sri Gadadhar Pandit was like Mahaprabhu’s shadow. He was always with Him. During their childhood they were students together, when Mahaprabhu took sannyas Gadadhar Pandit also took sannyas, and when Mahaprabhu decided to stay in Puri Dham, he also stayed.
Srila Govinda Maharaj explains to the devotees who have come from all over the world, the importance of practicing spiritual life with love & affection and how harmful enviousness will be for the sincere devotee.
Sripad Hasyapriya Prabhu quotes Srila Sridhar Maharaj, “The safest and most fearless position is vipralambha. If we can stand firm and retain the memory of Gurudev in his separation, then we will have passed the highest test.”
Jagamohini Devi Dasi writes, “Srila Govinda Maharaj’s qualifications and glories are immeasurable. We have heard how at the tender age of seventeen he left his family and sought the shelter and spiritual guidance of Srila Guru Maharaj…”
Jagamohini Devi Dasi presents a thorough article in honor of Rama Navami with references to our Guru Varga’s instructive words and beautiful scriptural quotations.
Sripad Hasyapriya Prabhu summarizes the divine pastimes of Lord Rama, Sita Devi, and Hanuman including Lord Rama’s famous promise to always protect anyone who prays “I am yours.”
by Vrinda Devi Dasi – Lord Ramachandra’s beautiful pastimes remind us of how our Guru Varga are always praising Hanuman’s unflinching devotion for his master Lord Ramachandra.
Srila Janardan Maharaj explains in this excerpt from an informal lecture, about the auspicious influence of the loving association of the great vaishnava acharyas: Srila Swami Prabhupad, Srila Sridhar Maharaj and Srila Govinda Maharaj, on his own life.
Srila Sridhar Maharaj explains in this excerpt from Sermons of the Guardian of Devotion the beautiful and unique quality of distribution that is found in Sri Chaitanyadev, the most generous Absolute.