Monthly Archives: August, 2015

All News

Show people how happy you are!

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, March 2015, Mayapur, India, Kirtan Mela Lecture) We are here by the mercy of Srila Prabhupada who brought us together and therefore we begin our kirtan mela…

All News

Lord Balarama: Part 2

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 10 August 2014, Czech, Balarama Jayanti, Srimad Bhagavatam 10.1.8) Balarama and Krsna are the same but there are differences also. The principle difference is that Balarama is…

All News

Lord Balarama: Part 1

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 10 August 2014, Czech, Balarama Jayanti, Srimad Bhagavatam 10.1.8) In this verse, Maharaj Parikshit is inquiring about Balarama. How was it possible that Balarama was simultaneously in…

All News

Vrindavan, August 2015

0

We last wrote about Kadamba Kanana Swami’s stay in Slovakia which was followed by Ratha Yatra festivals in Munich and Prague. Thereafter, Maharaj travelled to Radhadesh to participate in the…

All News

Looking back

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 27 June 2015, New York, USA, Bhagavad-gita 9.33) When I was a kid, I was quite wild. One of my favourite games was to take a ball,…

All News

Sweet challenges

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 26 June 2015, Gita Nagari, USA, Srimad Bhagavatam 3.25.8) Srila Kavi Karnapura, in his Caitanya Candrodaya Nataka, explains how there are two types of devotional service which…

All News

A genuine person

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, Untitled Lecture) The other day, I was reading one page of the Lilamrta and it was a description of a person who had come to the temple…

All News

The chastity of a disciple

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 2004, Melbourne, Australia, Lecture) Chastity is very essential. It is very important and not only for a woman but also for a disciple. It is said that…

All News

All you have to give up is…

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, Untitled Lecture) My spiritual master was in New York dressed like a monk and a policeman said, “So, you are a monk, what is it that you…

All News

Slovakia, July 2015

0

Written by Gopali dd From the kirtan festival in Villa Vrindavana, Italy, Kadamba Kanana Swami travelled to Vienna on 14 July. Paramesvar picked him up from the airport and brought…

All News

The mind

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, September 2008, South Africa, Ratha Yatra Lecture) We have to always be strict with our lazy mind because our mind will say, “Well, you know, you can’t…

All News

Classes in Vrindavan, 15 August 2015

0

Kadamba Kanana Swami is currently in Vrindavan. On Saturday, 15 August, he will give the Srimad Bhagavatam class at 8am and the evening Bhagavad-gita class at 5pm. A livestream of…

All News

Renunciants first

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 06 April 2015, Durban, South Africa, Ratha Yatra Lecture: The secret of spiritual advancement) I do a puja every day to my sila from Govardhan. Taking Govardhan…

All News

Selflessness

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 26 June 2015, Gita Nagari, USA, Srimad Bhagavatam 3.25.8) When our real focus is blocked, we become self-centered, thinking all the time about ourselves – my spiritual…

All News

The purpose of God

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 19 May 2015, Melbourne, Australia, Bhakti Vrksha Programme Part 2) Question: What is the purpose of God? Why has he created all the living beings and the spiritual…

All News

The main substance

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 11 May 2015, Brisbane, Australia Srimad Bhagavatam 1.3.42) The different acharyas are spiritual masters who may place emphasis on different things. But still, all are sitting at…

All News

My nice spiritual life

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 26 June 2015, Gita Nagari, USA, Srimad Bhagavatam 3.25.8) This movement is not meant to be a comfort zone. It is not about having a nice-nice spiritual…

All News

True awakening

1

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 26 June 2015, Gita Nagari, USA, Srimad Bhagavatam 3.25.8) At the time of initiation, even if the vows are taken sincerely, how deep is our sincerity? Even…

All News

Chant and be happy

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 06 April 2015, Durban, South Africa, Ratha Yatra Lecture: The secret of spiritual advancement) It is said that the spiritual master is very pleased when the devotees…

All News

Karmic connections

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 06 April 2015, Durban, South Africa, Ratha Yatra Lecture: The secret of spiritual advancement) Question: How do we overcome challenges of associating with family members who make…

All News

The victory of the holy name

1

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 01 June 2015, New Govardhana, Australia, Caitanya Caritamrta Antya Lila 20.12) ceto-darpaṇa-mārjanaṁ bhava-mahā-dāvāgni-nirvāpaṇaṁ śreyaḥ-kairava-candrikā-vitaraṇaṁ vidyā-vadhū-jīvanam ānandāmbudhi-vardhanaṁ prati-padaṁ pūrṇāmṛtāsvādanaṁ sarvātma-snapanaṁ paraṁ vijayate śrī-kṛṣṇa-saṅkīrtanam “Let there be all victory…

All News

Time, place and circumstance

0

(Kadamba Kanana Swami, 11 May 2015, Brisbane, Australia, Srimad Bhagavatam 1.3.42) Srila Prabhupada was such a loving personality whose love for Krsna was so deep but his love would also…