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His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Mini Biography of the World's Greatest Saint

Mahanidhi Swami His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada appeared in a family of pure Gaudiya Vaisnavas in 1896 in Calcutta. From early childhood he showed signs of pure devotion to Lord Sri Krsna. At the tender age of five,…
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Is Our Bhakti Pure?

Mahanidhi Swami In Bhakti Rasamrita Sindhu (1.1.11), Sri Rupa Goswamipada gives the clearest, most perfect definition of suddha-bhakti or pure devotional, loving expression toward Bhagavan Sri Krishna. This verse is so crucial and important…
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Hare Krishna Japa 16 Tips for Beginners - October 1, 2018

Mahanidhi Swami Dawn and dusk are best for japa because the air is pure and the density of distracting vibrations is less. Bathe or just wash hands, feet, face, and mouth before sitting for japa. Observe silence (besides japa) and…

2017 GITA JAYANTI: How To Properly Observe?

Mahanidhi Swami To celebrate the advent of the immortal song of surrender, devotion and perfection in bhakti, one should worship Bhagavan Sri Krishna in His eternal form as the Bhagavad Gita as follows: ** Place the Holy Scripture on a decorative…
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Boons of Bhagavad Gita

Mahanidhi Swami The Padma Purana “Gita Mahatmya” describes many amazing stories to illustrate the astonishing spiritual power, benefits and results of reciting each chapter of the Bhagavad Gita, the quintessence of all Upanishadic wisdom. To…
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Shiva’s Real Marriage

Mahanidhi Swami It is a widespread idea that Shiva Ratri is the day Sri Shivaji married Srimati Sri Parvati-devi. The Bengali yearly calendar, circulated in the millions, boldly proclaims: “Shiva Ratri, the day Lord Shiva married Parvati.” However…
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Shivaji Discovers Radha Kunda

Mahanidhi Swami One day during the wave of a kalpa rising and falling in the endless ocean of time, Shankara Mahadeva visited Vraja Mandala and came to Govardhana Hill. Astonished, amazed, overwhelmed and plunged into the ocean of Krishna…
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Panditji & Swamiji

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das One of the oldest and most famous Gaudiya Vaisnava scholars in Vraja today is 99 year old Pandita Sri Krishna Dasa Babaji Maharaja, Bhakti-tirtha. Srila Prabhupada and Pandita Sri Krishna Dasji became friends in…
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O, How Glorious are Devotees!

Mahanidhi Swami   In the last article, we heard about the glories of brahmanas. Here Sri Narottama Dasa Thakura reminds us of the power and position of the saintly devotees of Bhagavan Sri Krishna. May we always be blessed with the…
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Ji Means What?

Mahanidhi Swami The word ji or jiu (Bengali) is added to the name of any senior personality deserving our respect, honor, service and worship such as Krishna Ji, Ramachandra Ji, Thakura Ji, Govindadeva Ji, Sri Radha Ramana Ji and Sri Sri Radha…