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Is Coronavirus a new slap from Maya?

Yes, you read it right. Any virus causes panic, tension, distress, and fear of death in human society. We all have a basic instinct to save...

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Novel Coronavirus… Is there a way out?

You may escape from the new Coronavirus but not from this age-old virus…Is there a way out?   Are you disturbed by the new...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...