SB 1.5.40

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SB 1.5.40

Speaker: Suresvara Prabhu

April 25, 2013

SB 1.5.40 — Please, therefore, describe the almighty Lord’s activities which you have learned by your vast knowledge of the Vedas, for that will satisfy the hankerings of great learned men and at the same time mitigate the miseries of the masses of common people who are always suffering from material pangs. Indeed, there is no other way to get out of such miseries.

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SB 1.5.39

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SB 1.5.39

Speaker : Narahari Prabhu

April 24, 2013

SB 1.5.39 — O brāhmaṇa, thus by the Supreme Lord Kṛṣṇa I was endowed first with the transcendental knowledge of the Lord as inculcated in the confidential parts of the Vedas, then with the spiritual opulences, and then with His intimate loving service.

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SB 1.5.38

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SB 1.5.38

Speaker : Ramananda Dasa

April 23, 2013

SB 1.5.38 — Thus he is the actual seer who worships, in the form of transcendental sound representation, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Viṣṇu, who has no material form.

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SB 1.5.37

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SB 1.5.37

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California)

April 22, 2013

SB 1.5.37 — Let us all chant the glories of Vāsudeva along with His plenary expansions Pradyumna, Aniruddha and Saṅkarṣaṇa.

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Ramanavami

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in SB 1.5, Seminar, Vidagdha Madhava | 0 comments

Ramanavami

Speaker : Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

April 19, 2013

Special talk by Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu on the appearance day of Lord Ramachandra

 

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SB 1.5.36

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SB 1.5.36

Speaker: Dhanesvara Prabhu

April 18, 2013

1.5.36 — While performing duties according to the order of Śrī Kṛṣṇa, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, one constantly remembers Him, His names and His qualities.

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SB 1.5.35

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SB 1.5.35

Speaker : Girigovardhana Prabhu (Philadelphia, PA)

April 17, 2013

SB 1.5.35 — Whatever work is done here in this life for the satisfaction of the mission of the Lord is called bhakti-yoga, or transcendental loving service to the Lord, and what is called knowledge becomes a concomitant factor.

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SB 1.5.34

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SB 1.5.34

Speaker : Madan Mohan Prabhu (Alachua, Florida)

April 16, 2013

SB 1.5.34 — Thus when all a man’s activities are dedicated to the service of the Lord, those very activities which caused his perpetual bondage become the destroyer of the tree of work.

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SB 1.5.33

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SB 1.5.33

Speaker: Damayanti Devi (Cottonwood, Arizona)

April 15, 2013

SB 1.5.33 — O good soul, does not a thing, applied therapeutically, cure a disease which was caused by that very same thing?

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SB 1.5.32

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SB 1.5.32

Speaker: Dhanesvara Prabhu

April 12, 2013

SB 1.5.32 — O Brāhmaṇa Vyāsadeva, it is decided by the learned that the best remedial measure for removing all troubles and miseries is to dedicate one’s activities to the service of the Supreme Lord Personality of Godhead [Śrī Kṛṣṇa].

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SB 1.5.31

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SB 1.5.31

Speaker:  Krsna Kirtan Prabhu (temple president of Warsaw,Poland)

April 11, 2013

SB 1.5.31 — By that confidential knowledge, I could understand clearly the influence of the energy of Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, the creator, maintainer and annihilator of everything. By knowing that, one can return to Him and personally meet Him.

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SB 1.5.30

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SB 1.5.30

Speaker : Narahari Prabhu

April 10, 2013

SB 1.5.30 — As they were leaving, those bhakti-vedāntas, who are very kind to poor-hearted souls, instructed me in that most confidential subject which is instructed by the Personality of Godhead Himself.

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SB 1.5.29

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SB 1.5.29

Speaker:  Govinda Datta Prabhu

April 9, 2013

SB 1.5.29 — I was very much attached to those sages. I was gentle in behavior, and all my sins were eradicated in their service. In my heart I had strong faith in them. I had subjugated the senses, and I was strictly following them with body and mind.

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SB 1.5.28

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SB 1.5.28

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California)

April 8, 2013

SB 1.5.28 — Thus during two seasons — the rainy season and autumn — I had the opportunity to hear these great-souled sages constantly chant the unadulterated glories of the Lord Hari. As the flow of my devotional service began, the coverings of the modes of passion and ignorance vanished.

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SB 1.5.27

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SB 1.5.27

Speaker: Ananda Caitanya Prabhu (Kaunas, Lithuania)

April 5, 2013

SB 1.5.27 — O great sage, as soon as I got a taste of the Personality of Godhead, my attention to hear of the Lord was unflinching. And as my taste developed, I could realize that it was only in my ignorance that I had accepted gross and subtle coverings, for both the Lord and I are transcendental.

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SB 1.5.26

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SB 1.5.26

Speaker : Madan Mohan Prabhu (Alachua, Florida)

April 4, 2013

SB 1.5.26 — O Vyāsadeva, in that association and by the mercy of those great Vedāntists, I could hear them describe the attractive activities of Lord Kṛṣṇa. And thus listening attentively, my taste for hearing of the Personality of Godhead increased at every step.

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SB 1.5.25

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SB 1.5.25

Speaker : Girigovardhana Prabhu (Philadelphia, PA)

April 3, 2013

SB 1.5.25 — Once only, by their permission, I took the remnants of their food, and by so doing all my sins were at once eradicated. Thus being engaged, I became purified in heart, and at that time the very nature of the transcendentalist became attractive to me.

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SB 1.5.24

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SB 1.5.24

Speaker : Gandhari Devi

April 2, 2013

SB 1.5.24 — Although they were impartial by nature, those followers of the Vedānta blessed me with their causeless mercy. As far as I was concerned, I was self-controlled and had no attachment for sports, even though I was a boy. In addition, I was not naughty, and I did not speak more than required.

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SB 1.5.23

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SB 1.5.23

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu (Ainaloa, Hawaii)

April 1, 2013

SB 1.5.23 — O Muni, in the last millennium I was born as the son of a certain maidservant engaged in the service of brāhmaṇas who were following the principles of Vedānta. When they were living together during the four months of the rainy season, I was engaged in their personal service.

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SB 1.5.22

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SB 1.5.22

Speaker: Mahesha Prabhu (Kona, Hawaii)

March 29, 2013

SB 1.5.22 — Learned circles have positively concluded that the infallible purpose of the advancement of knowledge, namely austerities, study of the Vedas, sacrifice, chanting of hymns and charity, culminates in the transcendental descriptions of the Lord, who is defined in choice poetry.

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SB 1.5.21

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SB 1.5.21

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu (Los Angeles, California)

March 28, 2013

SB 1.5.21 — Your Goodness has perfect vision. You yourself can know the Supersoul Personality of Godhead because you are present as the plenary portion of the Lord. Although you are birthless, you have appeared on this earth for the well-being of all people. Please, therefore, describe the transcendental pastimes of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Śrī Kṛṣṇa more vividly.

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SB 1.5.20

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SB 1.5.20

Speaker: Damayanti Devi (Cottonwood, Arizona)

March 27, 2013

SB 1.5.20 — The Supreme Lord Personality of Godhead is Himself this cosmos, and still He is aloof from it. From Him only has this cosmic manifestation emanated, in Him it rests, and unto Him it enters after annihilation. Your good self knows all about this. I have given only a synopsis.

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SB 1.5.19

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SB 1.5.19

Speaker:  Krsna Kirtan Prabhu (temple president of Warsaw,Poland)

March 25, 2013

SB 1.5.19 — My dear Vyāsa, even though a devotee of Lord Kṛṣṇa sometimes falls down somehow or other, he certainly does not undergo material existence like others [fruitive workers, etc.] because a person who has once relished the taste of the lotus feet of the Lord can do nothing but remember that ecstasy again and again.

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SB 1.5.18

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SB 1.5.18

Speaker: HG Sankarsana Prabhu

March 23, 2013

SB 1.5.18 — Persons who are actually intelligent and philosophically inclined should endeavor only for that purposeful end which is not obtainable even by wandering from the topmost planet [Brahmaloka] down to the lowest planet [Pātāla]. As far as happiness derived from sense enjoyment is concerned, it can be obtained automatically in course of time, just as in course of time we obtain miseries even though we do not desire them.

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SB 1.5.17

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SB 1.5.17

Speaker: Dhanesvara Prabhu

March 22, 2013

SB 1.5.17 — One who has forsaken his material occupations to engage in the devotional service of the Lord may sometimes fall down while in an immature stage, yet there is no danger of his being unsuccessful. On the other hand, a nondevotee, though fully engaged in occupational duties, does not gain anything.

 

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SB 1.5.16

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SB 1.5.16

Speaker : Ramananda Dasa

March 21, 2013

SB 1.5.16 — The Supreme Lord is unlimited. Only a very expert personality, retired from the activities of material happiness, deserves to understand this knowledge of spiritual values. Therefore those who are not so well situated, due to material attachment, should be shown the ways of transcendental realization, by Your Goodness, through descriptions of the transcendental activities of the Supreme Lord.

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SB 1.5.15

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SB 1.5.15

Speaker : Girigovardhana Prabhu

March 20, 2013

SB 1.5.15 — The people in general are naturally inclined to enjoy, and you have encouraged them in that way in the name of religion. This is verily condemned and is quite unreasonable. Because they are guided under your instructions, they will accept such activities in the name of religion and will hardly care for prohibitions.

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SB 1.5.14

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SB 1.5.14

Speaker:  Govinda Datta Prabhu

March 19, 2013

SB 1.5.14 — Whatever you desire to describe that is separate in vision from the Lord simply reacts, with different forms, names and results, to agitate the mind, as the wind agitates a boat which has no resting place.

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SB 1.5.13

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SB 1.5.13

Speaker : Madan Mohan Prabhu (Alachua, Florida)

March 18, 2013

SB 1.5.13 — O Vyāsadeva, your vision is completely perfect. Your good fame is spotless. You are firm in vow and situated in truthfulness. And thus you can think of the pastimes of the Lord in trance for the liberation of the people in general from all material bondage.

 

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SB 1.5.12

Posted by on Mar 15, 2013 in SB 1.5 | Comments Off on SB 1.5.12

Speaker: Balabhadra Prabhu

March 15, 2013

SB 1.5.12 — Knowledge of self-realization, even though free from all material affinity, does not look well if devoid of a conception of the Infallible [God]. What, then, is the use of fruitive activities, which are naturally painful from the very beginning and transient by nature, if they are not utilized for the devotional service of the Lord?

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