Posts by: Ananta Chetry

Pastimes-of-Chaitanya-Mahaprabhu

Chaitanya Bala Lila: Childhood Pastimes of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Lord Krishna in Bhagavad Gita (4.7) says: yadā yadā hi dharmasya glānir bhavati bhārata abhyutthānam adharmasya...

Lord Shiva

Maha Shivaratri: The most Auspicious Night of the Year

Shiva (auspicious), maha (great) and ratri (night) – ‘Maha Shivaratri’ – the Great Auspicious Night of Lord Shiva.  Lord Shiva...

a letter to gandhiji from prabhupada

A Letter to Gandhiji by ‘An unknown friend’

Every year on January 30, India celebrates ‘Shaheed Diwas’ or ‘The Martyrs Day’ in the loving memory of Mahatma Gandhiji. A month...

26 January – Celebrating the Constitution

26 January – Celebrating the Constitution

As India celebrates its 71st Republic Day, let us reflect on our original constitutional position, explained in the Universal Book of...

makar sankranti

Makar Sankranti 2020 – Celebrations, Uttarayan & more

Makar Sankranti is one of the most auspicious festivals of India. This is also regarded as the beginning of an auspicious phase which marks...

Why Vaikuntha?

ISKCON Bangalore is celebrating Sri Vaikuntha Ekadashi, one of the grandest festivals on January 6, 2020. On this auspicious day, devotees...

Vaikuntha – Our Eternal Home

On the auspicious day of Vaikuntha Ekadashi, we throng to the temples to grab an opportunity to pass through the Vaikuntha Dwara. But,...

Rasa – The essence of relationships

Arjun, a young boy from Bengaluru was travelling to Delhi. On the station, when the train arrived the people rushed in pushing each other...

Mukti – The Consciousness of Liberation

In the Srimad-Bhagavatam (2.10.6), mukti is defined as muktir hitvānyathā-rūpaṁ svarūpeṇa vyavasthitiḥ – mukti means...

jaya-ekadashi

Features of Vaikuntha Planets

We all seek a better living condition than the current one we are in. And we work whole life to achieve that – to be in a better place to...

10 new year resolutions

10 New Year Resolutions to uplift You Spiritually

Good Bye 2019, the last year of the 2010s decade, Welcome a fresh new decade of 2020s. Happy New Year 2020. Time flies rather quick. Yet...

srila prabhupada

A letter to Mahatma Gandhiji from Srila Prabhupada

Letter to: Mahatma Gandhi — Cawnpore Mahatma Gandhijee Bhangi Colony New Delhi. Dear Friend Mahatmajee, Please accept my respectful...