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Radhanath Swami reveals the secrets of fearlessness

(For all the audio clips of Radhanath Swami on this topic, click here.) “A devotee who surrenders to Krishna, ‘You are the controller; I am yours.’ That devotee actually becomes completely fearless, and could be peaceful and blissful in any situation, even in the most frustrating difficulties.”- Radhanath Swami Prabhupad …

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Please help me distribute these fruits

Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu has made this garland, Krsna Naam and Krsna Prem, and has come to this world along with His associates to place the garland on each and every one of us. Mahaprabhu spread the holy name and the sankirtan movement like wildfire in Navadwip. Why did he take …

Radhanath Swami on Berries of affection

Berries of Affection

There is a story in Ramayana. When Lord Ram and Lakshman were searching for Sita, they travelled hundreds and hundreds of miles – all the way from Panchvati, Nasik, to South India. And they came to a place called Kishkindha Kshetra. There is a pond of water called Pampasarovar, and …

Beauty lies within

Deep inside everyone is beautiful

I was walking alone through the Himalayan forest and I came into a leprosy colony, where all these people – this was at a time when nobody cared anything about the lepers; society just pretended they did not exist – they  were just laying in the cold ground of the …

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Go deep, connect to your real self

Yesterday I was visiting a friend, and his room had a big window, just looking out at the Arabian Sea – it was just over the sea – and I was reflecting on this verse. The Gita tells that because the sea has so much volume of water – it’s …