With his first step, he cut to pieces the whole plane of exploitation, and with his second, he crushed the speculation of scholars of salvation and liberation. With his third, he softened vaidhi bhakti with a touch of divine love (raga marga). Taking us beyond Vaikuntha, he has introduced us to the highest worship of Sri Radha and Govinda. – Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhara Maharaja
That was his history the real existence of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada. May his divine teachings, Bhaktisiddhanta Vani, dance eternally within the core of our hearts. Srila Bhakti Raksak …Aug 2014 Read More →
Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami, whose disciples also addressed him with the honorific title Prabhupada, is dancing on the Ratha Yatra cart surrounded by his disciples on the first Ratha Yatra in …Aug 1967 Read More →
“In every town and village of the world, my name will be sung” – Chaitanya Charitamrita, Antya lila 4.126
Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja, under the inspiration of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada founded the International Society of Krishna Consciousness in 1965 and subsequently established over 100 branches worldwide, …Aug 1965 Read More →
From the very beginning he was dear to Srila Prabhupada and by the blessing of Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur he used to present the message of Srimad Bhagavatam in a very beautiful, simple and lucid language.
Srila Bhakti Keval Audulomi Maharaja looked into the proper management of the maths already established by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada instead of starting new ones and thus exhibited his …Aug 1954 Read More →
Like the radiant full moon surrounded by many brilliant stars. The core of Srila Prabhupada’s preaching mission consisted of eighteen sannyasis.
Anyone coming to the Gaudiya Math would be awed by the divine personality of Srila Prabhupada, and then impressed by his team of dedicated disciples. The disciples of a guru …Aug 1940 Read More →
His lotus feet are served in devotion by multitudes of high, virtuous souls; he is the establisher of the religion of the age. He is the presiding monarch of the Vishva Vaishnava Raj Sabha, the universal society of the pure devotees, and he is the fulfiller of the most cherished desires of those who dispel fear. Perpetually, do I make my obeisance unto the radiance emanating from the toenails of the holy feet of my Prabhupada? – Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhar Maharaja
In 1930, Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada awarded Srila Sridhar Maharaja sannyas and bestowed upon him the name Bhakti Raksak, meaning “guardian of devotion”. Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada saw …Aug 1940 Read More →
“I offer my obeisances to the feet of Srila Bhakti Pramod Puri Maharaja, who is like the sun causing the lotus of spiritual life to bloom. He is characterized by a mood of steadfastness in the supreme Vedic principles and is filled with the joy from the service he renders to Govardhan”
Srila Bhakti Pramod Puri Maharaja joined the spiritual family of Srila Prabhupada in an early age and remained here in this world serving his lotus feet in union and separation …Aug 1940 Read More →
Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur instructed him to propagate the message of Sri Gauranga in the west and by the order of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakur Prabhupada, Srila Bhakti Pradip Tirtha Maharaja became the first vaishnava ambassador for preaching in the western countries
“I have much enjoyed learning that the senior tridandi swami has been honored and received by Her Majesty, the Queen of England. This unforeseen chance is really a very rare …Aug 1940 Read More →
Sri Narada Muni appeared before Srila Bhakti Dayita Madhava Maharaj in a dream and gave him mantra diksha. However, he could not remember the complete mantra upon waking up. He …Aug 1940 Read More →