The Journey Home by Radhanath Swami


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  1. On Silence

    We may be silent with our mouth, but what’s happening in our mind? So many voices, so many things. Real silence is when the mind is quiet. Scriptures describe silence in different ways. One is material silence. When we are chanting God’s name, when we’re speaking about God, when we’re speaking for the benefit of others, we’re not speaking things that bind us to material existence. Therefore that is also considered as silence; we’re not gossiping, we’re not fault finding, we’re not talking just about political matters. Silence means no...
  2. The Total Satisfaction of the Enlightened Souls

    The human birth is the opportunity to find the true pleasure, the real wealth of eternal happiness and to share that happiness with others. This is the nature of a person who has seen the light. He becomes humble by that light. There is no question of false ego. Selfishness, the incessant craving to be recognized, pratishtha, the desire for recognition, fame – it’s the mind’s way of succumbing to the ego. It’s the symptom of the person who has really not tasted the sweetness of glorifying Krishna, who is...
  3. Being Grateful is a State of Awakened Awareness

    Being grateful is something more than just saying, ‘thank you’ and then criticizing the person. Being grateful is a state of awakened awareness. Are we grateful for every breath we breathe? Are we grateful for every morsel of food or water, for the ability to see, for the ability to hear, for the ability to move? If you have asthama and you are dying because can’t even get one breath, you start to value, what air really means to us. We are all just breathing thousands and thousands of times...
  4. Through Practice We Develop Our Inherent Abilities

    A little child wants to walk, but first the child has to learn to crawl. Do you remember when you were learning to crawl? It was very difficult. When you had finally learned to crawl you saw everyone around you walking, and you wanted to be like them! So you tried to walk, and your father, your mother held your finger. You fell down. Every time you tried to walk you kept falling down. But through the process of practice you gradually developed the strength and the wisdom to walk....

Upcoming Events


Omega Ecstatic Chant Festival – ... @ New York
12:00 am – 12:00 am
Sept. 4-6,2015 – Omega Ecstatic Chant festival at the Omega Institute Address: 150 Lake Drive Rhinebeck, NY 12572 Details at – http://www.eomega.org/workshops/chant
Los Angeles, California-Tentative
all-day
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Bhaktifest West – Joshua Tree Ca... @ California
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sept. 10-13, 2015: Bhaktifest West – Joshua Tree California Details at: http://west.bhaktifest.com/
50th Anniversary of Srila Prabhu... @ Boston
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
50th Anniversary of Srila Prabhupada’s Arrival in America Boston, MA Details at http://www.iskconboston.org/50
Sept 20th – 25th: NYC
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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Bhakti Retreat @ New York
9:30 am – 7:00 pm
Bhakti Retreat @ New York
                      BHAKTI RETREAT with RADHANATH SWAMI A DAY-LONG EVENT SUNDAY / SEPTEMBER 20 / 9:30am – 7:00pm THE BHAKTI CENTER / 25 FIRST AVENUE NEW YORK, NEW YORK ADMISSION: $95 / SUPPORTER PRICE $150 [Please scroll down to the bottom of the page to register] For more info please email draupadiranidevi.rns@gmail.com Join us for the first Bhakti Retreat with Radhanath Swami in New York City. Hosted at the Bhakti Center in the heart of New York City, you will have the opportunity to spend a day immersed in bhakti and learn to deepen your spiritual practice in the association of Radhanath Swami and special guests. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included. SCHEDULE: 9.30 AM: Kirtan 10.30 AM: Lecture by Radhanath Swami (topic to be announced ) 12.30 PM: Lunch 2.00 PM: Speakers to be announced for 2pm sessions Diet for Your Health Anger Management Krishna Conscious Parenting 4.00 PM: Lecture by Radhanath SWami & Question & Answer Session(topic to be announced ) 6.00 PM: Kirtan 7.00 PM: Drama 07.30 PM: Dinner Please Register: Registration Prices Regular Admission Price $95.00 USD Supporter Admission Price $150.00 USD Name Email Address
Munich, Germany
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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India
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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Vrindavan, India @ Vrindavan
7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Radhanath Swami will be in Vrindavan (as part of the annual Kartik Yatra) from November 7 – November 17, 2015. Please stay tuned for more details.
London (Tentative)
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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Mumbai, India (Tentative)
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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Mayapur, India (Tentative)
7:00 am – 9:00 pm
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