Despite the treacherous and
troublesome setbacks offered by society en masse,
a Vaishnava does whatever he or she can
to accelerate the process of self realization
for those who no longer have a taste
Mothers are mothers because although they do not
agree with everything that their sons and daughters do,
they still want to be a mother who cares.…
Encompassing infinite numbers of universes is He
who has a dark complexion made of the
molten gold of numberless wandering stars.
My heart is not big enough to withstand
His incoming blasts…
Before, during and after one’s enriching ascent
up the musical scale of Lord Brahma’s universal form,
one’s confidential position of servitorship sheds its
excessive attachments to…
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Unlimited in His capacity to exult in His own magnificence,
Lord Gaurachandra nonetheless aspires to be the
devotee of His devotees.…
Why wait another second to surrender to
Radha’s favorite conjugal pastime in the material abode?
Saying that you are not qualified or do not
recognize the need to do so,
fools are born every moment
due to no sincere devotees putting everything
on the line for the expansion of Gokula’s glories.
Lingering not in past accomplishments,
nor in formerly formed universes,
He foresees no way out of Himself;
nor does He foresee a need to be
other than who He needs to be.
The faith of God is as inconceivable
as His eyes which perpetually radiates
the Supreme Love of Himself back to…
Why pay for freedom when God gives you your freedom?
Saluting the flag of some nation or some country,
the One Flag of the One Creator of the One Universe
should be saluted above all of her dualistic designations.
Free of all party affiliations, the immensely small
nature of human existence gives full sway
Regrouping and reorganizing all of one’s talents,
gifts, senses, intelligences and limbs…
Holding on for my dear life, I am plunged into a stormy
ocean of falling stars. Falling with the times and falling with
the weight of infinity, my consciousness eternally descends
into the prior civilizations of prior planetary existences.
Profound and even more profound,
the profundity of God’s home cannot be erased
Capable of silencing a mountain with but a seed of faith,
with little or no effort can Caesar be overcome, for he is
but a dot of a man compared to the mountain of fortitude.
All of the world’s problems and oppressors being
within one’s mind, silence one’s thunderous thoughts,
and in renouncing all mental content and…
Despising having to pore through book after book without
interruption, the peaceful heart which I desire rests
in the lotus feet of pure devotees.…
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Looking outside of the scriptures and good books of all nations
for the Inapproachable One, the honesty of life offers
a much more diverse perspective on the subtleness
of God than any printed word can.
They may say that Absolute love is outside of
the plainness of being, but the bird who flies out of
your heart tells a…
The kingdom of God is never found in the externals of life
due to the temporary nature of that which
is a source of suffering to the internal man.
In the eternity of love of God is the famed kingdom
successfully grasped onto.
Being silently reposed in one's faith in Christ,
renouncing matters of the…
Undecided as to whether it is important to take initiation
from withered branch like souls, the tidal wave of prema
which moves my feet and stirs my minute soul
is enough of an initiation for any follower of Madhava.
Becoming the stick of incense that is shaken before
the Deities and the chamara whisk which fans
love of Govinda…