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Bhagavatam Class 7.9.43 Sridham Mayapur

  • Everyone in the material world is making big plans, although their size differ.
  • People are bewildered because they do not know that they are just the instrument of material nature.

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SB 6.4 THE HAMSA-GUHYA PRAYERS

10th May 2016 Lecture 2
  • The modes have nothing to do with the real nature of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
  • We have difficulty because we either don’t see the world connected to the Lord, or we think everything is all right. Continue reading SB 6.4 THE HAMSA-GUHYA PRAYERS

Apasampradayas #2

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 3 and consists of 25 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/apasampradayas/

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, February-April 2013

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • By Vaishnava doing everything in connection to the Lord, the good qualities of the Lord shine through everywhere.

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Bhagavad-Gita Thematic #13

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 2 and consists of 101 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/bhagavad-gita-thematic

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, November 2011-April 2012

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • When the living entity is on the same platform with the Lord, he can be involved there. When one appreciates the Lord’s activities and pastimes, they can participate. Other spiritual practitioners are fearful.
  • Impersonalists may get liberated, but it is always temporary because the living entity cannot function without a body, either material or spiritual.

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Bhagavad-Gita Thematic #10

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 2 and consists of 101 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/bhagavad-gita-thematic

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, November 2011-April 2012

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • Seeing someone important just by our whim does not even work in the material world.
  • Krishna wants to see the living entity dealing in devotion. Otherwise, as Paramatma He is already seeing everyone.

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Bhagavad-Gita Thematic #6

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 2 and consists of 101 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/bhagavad-gita-thematic

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, November 2011-April 2012

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • The material nature is working under the jurisdiction of the Supreme Lord. She is authorized to do things, but cannot do anything without His potency.
  • Christians in their understanding of God are mixing up the ideas of Brahma, Maha-Vishnu, Supersoul.

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Bhagavad-Gita Seriatim #55

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 1 and consists of 91 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/bhagavad-gita-seriatim/

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, September 2010-April 2011

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • When we add Krishna, we understand how what we are already doing is connected to Krishna.
  • 05:00 Idea that spiritual is “different” comes from mayavadis.

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Bhagavad-Gita Seriatim #26

This course is part of Sastra-Caksus, Year 1 and consists of 91 lectures, available on:

http://seminary.bhaktivedantaacademy.com/classes/bhagavad-gita-seriatim/

Given in Bhaktivedanta Academy, Sridham Mayapur, September 2010-April 2011

The following are lecture notes briefly delineating its contents.

  • Naishkarmya, activity with proper knowledge is not an impediment on the path of jnana
  • If one can just switch from material to spiritual activity, that’s fine, but if the attachment is too strong, one may pull back and analyze, until attachment is not so strong anymore.

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Kama and Kama Gayatri

“We don’t want to scare anybody, but people should be conscious that these are serious things. Material world is a serious place. You do an activity, you get a reaction. In the same way is, you do spiritual activities, you can get great spiritual  benefit, or you can get some other reactions.”

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