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Hare Krishna Devotees chanting on Fifth Avenue New York City

Hare Krishna Devotees chanting on Fifth Avenue New York City

Devotees chanting Hare Krishna in front of the New York Public Library on Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street.…

Invocation

Invocation

This is the great chanting for peace. It means: "O my Lord, O energy of the Lord, please engage me in Your service." This is the one true universal and…

Meditation in the age of quarrel

Meditation in the age of quarrel

Most forms of meditation are virtually impossible to perform in the modern world, and therefore one should learn to meditate by the simple method of chanting and hearing the Hare…

Breaking Through the Clouds

Breaking Through the Clouds

Distributing Back to Godhead, I could see many people around me in the position I used to be in--depressed, despite having made all arrangements for pleasure through music and drugs--and…

The Glories of Sanatana Gosvami

The Glories of Sanatana Gosvami

Five hundred years ago, Sanatana Gosvami was a central figure in the government of Bengal, but by leaving his governmental responsibilities to surrender to Lord Caitanya, he fulfilled a far…

Back to Godhead — The Subject is Krishna

Back to Godhead — The Subject is Krishna

Whatever your interest, it can be satisfied here because the subject of Back to Godhead is Krishna. Krishna, which literally means "the All-attractive," is a name of the original form…

Presenting Krishna Consciousness to the British Student Community

Presenting Krishna Consciousness to the British Student Community

In Britain, like everywhere in the West, the most immediate and serious interest in the Krishna consciousness movement is found in the younger generation--particularly among some sections of the student…

Devotees Chanting Hare Krishna — Kirtan Sitting Down

Devotees Chanting Hare Krishna — Kirtan Sitting Down

The Hare Krishna mantra is for everyone, regardless of one's religious faith, nationality, race, creed or occupation. This sound vibration is transcendental to all boundaries because it cannot be affected…

Back to Godhead Magazine is for Intelligent People only.

Back to Godhead Magazine is for Intelligent People only.

Back to Godhead magazine is for intelligent people only. To be intelligent, one need not have a university degree or engage in intellectual word jugglery because the higher intelligence required…

A Devotee’s Life

A Devotee’s Life

What thoughts cross your mind when you are asked what you think or know about a Hare Krishna devotee? What is his background? Why is he a devotee? What are…

Chanting the Hare Krishna Mantra

Chanting the Hare Krishna Mantra

Who am I? Where did I come from before birth, and after death where am I going? What is this universe? Is it chaotic madness, or does it follow a…

Peace on Earth Or Earth in Pieces?

Peace on Earth Or Earth in Pieces?

I'd been distributing my spiritual master's books to San Antonio servicemen since nine o'clock that morning. Now I had to catch the bus from the base back into the city…

Chant and be happy… Hare Krishna’s as Santa?

Chant and be happy… Hare Krishna’s as Santa?

Whats a Hare Krishna doing dressed up like Santa? Nowadays we usually think of Santa as some kind of wintertime Daddy Warbucks who''ll satisfy our craving for more and more…

Discovering the Transcendental Taste

Discovering the Transcendental Taste

From cow's milk, says Srila Prabhupada, you get butter and so many other things, and you can add fruit, vegetables, and grains to make hundreds and thousands of preparations--that is…

Great Spiritual Masters Throughout History: Madhavendra Puri

Great Spiritual Masters Throughout History: Madhavendra Puri

Before Madhavendra Puri, most Indians worshiped Lord Krishna in a ritualistic fashion, according to strict rules and regulations. Such formal worship is necessary for those who have not awakened their…

Chant and be Happy… At ISKCON’s Farm Communities

Chant and be Happy… At ISKCON’s Farm Communities

None of us had ever designed a building or worked with marble or anything like that. But we chanted Hare Krishna, and gradually Krishna revealed these skills.…

King Ambarisa and the Great Yogi

King Ambarisa and the Great Yogi

King Ambarisa was famous as a pure devotee of Lord Krishna. "But why," Durvasa Muni wondered, "should people respect him more than a great mystic yogi like me? I will…

Six Lessons on Transmigration (Reincarnation)

Six Lessons on Transmigration (Reincarnation)

"Transmigration," "reincarnation," "astral travel," "life after death"—topics once hardly mentioned but now much talked about. Is there a soul? Can the soul live outside the body? What happens to the…

Srila Prabhupada’s Disciple Speaks Out – On Life After Death

A true scientist would never prematurely declare, "I do not believe that I have a soul or spirit that survives my death." Rather, if he really wished to perceive the…

Religion: Separating the Bogus from the Bonafide

Religion: Separating the Bogus from the Bonafide

Who will say which religion is false and which genuine, which harmful and which beneficial? What we need is not someone's self-interested opinion but a reliable, nonsectarian standard for separating…