An Email Exchange Between Sriman Subhala Vilasa dasa adhikari and Srila Giri Maharaja
Dear Sriman Subal Vilasa dasa adhikari.
Please accept my humble obeisances.
I received your questions.
The simple answer is Krishna means “All attractive.” It is a quality that must exist with God and God alone. As such, all things that can cause attraction must be with Him. The general categories of these opulences are beauty, wealth, strength, knowledge, renunciation and fame. Krishna is, by definition the One who contains all these opulences to the fullest extent. All potencies are… Read More... “Srila Giri Maharaja “Pertinent Questions Asked and Encouraging Answers Given””
As two very special festival days on the Vaishnava calender near, the Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math temple in New Jersey have received visits from enthusiastic devotees eager to join in the temple’s celebrations.
Prabhu Indra Bandhu and Srimati Sanaz were gracious enough to take part in a Skype interview.
“We have to approach the domain of knowledge with self-surrender, honest inquiry, and a serving attitude. We have to approach that plane with the mentality of slavery. Higher knowledge will not serve a person of lower status.If we want perfect knowledge at all, we will have to serve the Supreme Lord. He will use us for His own purpose; not that we will use Him. We may be subjects in this mundane world, but we will have to become objects to be handled by the superknowledge of that plane. If we want to connect with that higher knowledge, we must approach
I offer a brief introduction of Srimati Jadurani devi dasi to our readers and welcome her as a contributor to our Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math Blog.
She has been carefully studying Bhagavad-gita As It Is by His Divine Grace Srila A.C. Bhakti Vedanta Swami Prabhupada and more recently begun a fruitful reading of Sri Guru and His Grace and Search for Sri Krishna by His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Rakshaka Sridhara-dev Goswami Maharaja.
As she had previous experience with posting a journal, I asked her to do the same herein with specific attention to a public airing of
Please accept my respectful obeisances, Jaya Srila Gurumaharaj and Srila Gurudeva.
It has taken me some time to write this but I’ve had the space to do so finally.
I have recieved both initiations from Srila Gurudeva and read all documents and counter arguments pertaining to his will.
For awhile, I was led to believe by others that Srila Giri Maharaj was a crazy fellow, but after hearing the arguments against him by other Vaishnavas of our mission, I became disturbed by the confusion and stepped back from devotional life fully.