Philosophy

Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 52
BY: SUN STAFF - 6.6 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Eighth Adhyâya – Second Brâhmana, Part One THE...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 51
BY: SUN STAFF - 6.6 2018 Bharadwaja Rishi  Company School, Patna, 19th c.  British Museum Collection   A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New...Read more...
Family Fortune
By Sukhada Devi Dasi - 5.6 2018 From Back to Godhead When Charles asked his son and daughter-in-law a Hare Krishna couple to move in with him, he knew he’d have to adapt, but his reward was more than he could ever imagine. Charles was born in 1917. He grew into a man of courage and...Read more...
Spiritual Lessons From Flying
By Suvarna Radhika Devi Dasi - 5.6 2018 From Back to Godhead I leaned back in my seat and closed my eyes. My flight was circling over Delhi, waiting for permission to land. My thoughts flashed through the entire process of flying from purchasing the ticket till reaching my destination....Read more...
Human form of life
By Chirag Dangarwala - 5.6 2018 Over the years modern science has speculated and researched to find out the number of species on earth, the method that main stream science has adopted is experimental which is commonly known as “seeing is believing”, but without going much in...Read more...
Visnuswami and Rudra Sampradaya
BY: SUN STAFF - 4.6 2018 Sri Visnuswami   "Both Jiva Goswami in his Bhagavata Sandarbha and Krsnadasa Kaviraja in his Caitanya-caritamrta look to Sripad Visnuswami for inspiration to establish the essential difference between God and the individual souls and quote from his...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 50
BY: SUN STAFF - 4.6 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Eighth Adhyâya – First Brâhmana, Part Two 1:8:1:16...Read more...
The God particle: A Vedic Perspective
By editor - 1.6 2018 The Higgs — famously dubbed “the God particle,” is so fundamental to the universe that, in its absence, nothing could exist. The subatomic particle is thought to create a sort of force field that permeates the cosmos and imbues other particles with the...Read more...
The Story of Chanakya's Death
Mahaveer Sanglikar  - 1.6 2018   Although his existence is disputed, Chanakya is a very popular figure in India. Thousands of books have been written on his life in various Indian languages, as well as dramas, TV serials, and few movies. But the Chanakya discussed there is based...Read more...
The Intrinsic Incompatibility of Scientific Discoveries
BY: D. DAS - 31.5 2018 Quite recently I was accosted and forcibly made to hear about a discovery in genetics which is seemingly disproving any need for the generally despised and doubted law of karma: "....the genetic imprint in our DNA caused by memory inherent in our cells is what...Read more...
The Siva Sampradaya
BY: SUN STAFF - 31.5 2018 Lord Siva as Guru, Visnuswami and Vamana Avatara "Lord Siva is described here as caracara-guru, the spiritual master of all animate and inanimate objects. He is sometimes known as Bhutanatha, which means "the worshipable deity of the dull-headed."...Read more...
Ramanujacarya's Visistadvaita-vada
BY: SUN STAFF - 29.5 2018 Srivaisnava Thirumann   "This representation of Namam on the Vaisnava's forehead is known as Thirumann, which means the sacred earth (dust). Namam consists of three vertical lines joined at the base, the two outer white lines signifying the worship...Read more...
The Laksmi Sampradaya
BY: SUN STAFF - 29.5 2018 Laksmi and Sri Ramanujacarya "The Ramanuja-sampradaya, they are called Sri-sampradaya. They worship Laksmi-Narayana. Everyone worships the Lord and His potency, spiritual potency. Just like we worship Radha-Krsna, similarly, the Ramanuja-sampradaya, they...Read more...
“I Thought Vipralambha-Seva Is The Highest Thing”
By Kesava Krsna Dasa - 28.5 2018 We may read or hear some gurus say that Sri Vrndavana Dhama is the land of Sambhoga, or meeting with Lord Krishna. Devotees might think this is at odds with what Srila Prabhupada taught us in Krishna Book and Srimad Bhagavatam tenth canto. Does not...Read more...
The Tattva-Vadis
BY: SUN STAFF - 25.5 2018 Raghavendra Swami, Madhava Tattva-Vadi Proponent "The only qualification that I see in your sampradaya is that you accept the form of the Lord as truth." "Purport: Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu wanted to point out to the Tattvavadi acarya, who belonged...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 46
BY: SUN STAFF - 25.5 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – Third Brâhmana, Part Three 1:7:3...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 45
BY: SUN STAFF - 24.5 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – Third Brâhmana, Part Two 1:7:3:...Read more...
Lord Caitanya's Tattva: Acintya-bhedabheda
BY: SUN STAFF - 23.54 2018 Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu accepted the doctrine of Sri Madhvacarya, while at the same time recognizing certain important aspects contained in the tattva of the other three Vaisnava sampradayas. Lord Caitanya brought these teachings together in the perfection of...Read more...
Dvaita of Madhvacarya
BY: SUN STAFF - 22.5 2018 Sri Madhvacarya   The line of the Brahma Sampradaya. vede ramayane caiva purane bharate tatha adavante ca madhye ca visnu sarvatra giyate Harivamsa "In the Vedas, Ramayana, Puranas and the Mahabharata, from the beginning till end, and also in...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 44
BY: SUN STAFF - 22.5 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – Third Brâhmana, Part One...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 43
BY: SUN STAFF - 22.5 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – Second Brâhmana, Part Two 1:7:2:...Read more...
The Brahma Sampradaya
BY: SUN STAFF - 21.5 2018 Lord Brahma and Sri Madhvacarya "Brahma is mahajana. Or there are twelve, twelve mahajanas stated in the sastras, and Brahma is one of them. Svayambhu. Brahma's name is Svayambhu. The other day we were discussing Svayambhu. Or Atmabhu. Atmabhu. Because he...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 42
BY: SUN STAFF - 17.5 2018   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – Second Brâhmana THE CHIEF OFFERINGS. 1:7:2:1 - 1. Verily, whoever exists, he, in being born, is born as (owing) a debt...Read more...
The Four Vaisnava Sampradayas
BY: SUN STAFF - 17.5 2018 Vaisnava Sampradaya Acaryas Lord Caitanya with Acaryas: Sri Nimbarka, Sri Ramanujacarya, Sri Madhvacarya, Sri Visnuswami (from top center, clockwise)   "Vamana, Brahma, Ananta Sesha and Sanaka Kumara will appear as brahmanas by the order of Visnu,...Read more...
Satapatha-Brâhmana, Part 41
BY: SUN STAFF - 15.5 2018 A serial presentation of the Satapatha Brahmana, translated by Julius Eggeling in 1882.   First Kânda - The Darsapûrnamâsa-Ishtî or New And Full-Moon Sacrifices Seventh Adhyâya – First Brâhmana 1:7:1:1 - 1. He (...Read more...
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