Posts by: Gopinath R Damale

The delightful story of Panihati Chida-dahi festival

Panihati is the name of a village located in the state of West Bengal, on the banks of River Ganges (10 miles north of Kolkata). It was...

Lord-Chaitanya–Social-reformer

Lord Chaitanya – The Unparalleled Social Reformer

During the period between the 15th and 17th centuries, the bhakti movement in India reached its zenith, sweeping over east and north India....

Ratha Yatra 2004

Reminiscing Sri Sri Krishna Balarama Ratha Yatra

As ISKCON Bangalore gets ready to celebrate its annual Sri Sri Krishna Balarama Ratha Yatra on January 25, 2020, let us cherish the fond...

Krishna-meets-bhismadeva

Uttarayan – The Passing of Bhishmadeva

In the epic of Mahabharata, an old warrior had a boon to give up his body at a time of his choice. But, do we have the same luxury? Is it...

The Consciousness Graph

The Consciousness Graph

Do you remember your progressive learning of mathematics in your childhood days? When we were in standard 1 or 2, we all learnt numbers...

Is Vaikuntha the Same as Svarga?

‘Life after death’ is one of the most searched info online and elsewhere. ‘How is the after-life? What will I find there?’ are the...

Why Go to Vaikuntha?

“Everybody wants to go to heaven   But nobody wants to die …”  says Albert King in one of his famous songs. Have you ever...

vaikuntha-dwara-iskcon

The doors of Vaikuntha to open soon at ISKCON Bangalore

Vaikuntha Ekadashi is one of the biggest festivals celebrated at ISKCON Bangalore every year. Over one lakh devotees visit the temple on...

Exalted Qualities and Prayers of Bali Maharaja

Srila Prabhupada, in a lecture on Bhagavad-gita, explains how all our relationships in this material world – either as master and...

What is wrong in killing the cow and eating the meat?

This article is an eye-opener for those who find nothing wrong in killing cows for the meat, without realizing them as Kamadhenu. The world...

krishna at govardhan hill

Govardhana Puja – a day for worshiping the cows

Govardhana Puja highlights Lord Krishna’s love towards His devotees. Worshipping the cows is an important part of this festival. Lord...

cartone cow

You need not slaughter to eat a cow

Is it possible to get beef if you support cow protection and try to stop cow slaughtering? Possible. This article tells you how. Are you...