Family Life Centered Around God is Devotional Service

The essence teachings of the Srimad Bhagavad-Gita and Srimad-Bhagavatam is to live a family life centered around devotional service to Lord Krishna or any of His incarnations. Arjuna was a family man before and after hearing the Bhagavad-Gita. Service to others is very important and is devotional service unto [Read More]

Be Kind

Give up Hate Give up Jealousy Give up Greed Give up Anger Be Kind and Friendly to all living beings “One who is not envious but is a kind friend to all living entities is very dear to Me.” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-Gita 12.13)

Compassion is a Symptom of Purity

  Compassion is a very important quality that a pure devotee has. Based on Srimad-Bhagavatam “…These four legs of powerful religion are truthfulness, mercy, austerity and charity.” (SB 12.3.18) “In the age of Satya [truthfulness] your four legs were established by the four principles of austerity, cleanliness, mercy and truthfulness…” [Read More]

Description of Life on the Hellish Planets

This describes the various hellish planets designed for people who engage in various sinful activities. What Exactly is Hell? The Vedic scriptures describe hell as planets where the sinners are taken after this life for their punishment. The following are statements from the Srimad Bhagavatam canto 5, which was written [Read More]