Year 17

  • “Speciality Aṣṭaka”

    tn srila bhakitsiddhanta thumb thumbby Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda

    ❝On today’s auspicious day, in order to worship
    I have brought this palmful to offer, remembering thy lotus feet.

    Mahāprabhu’s conceptions are all predominated by renunciation*
    Yet charitable gifts [of Mahāprabhu's conception] must be given to all.

    One at the neophyte level cannot reconcile this.
    [But] you, a mahā-bhāgavata, have given the clues.❞

  • Transcendence Is at Sri Guru's Lotus Feet

    tn_srila_bhakitsiddhanta by Śrīla Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī Ṭhākura Prabhupāda

    ❝This world is a perverted reflection of the original world, which is our real home. Instead of passing our time here, we want to go back to our eternal abode. We are now very busily engaged in pursuing pleasant sensations from phenomenal objects. We firmly resolve to eradicate the root cause of our presence in this world of delusion: so-called pleasure, and endless misery and strife....❞