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Women in Krsna Consciousness—Questions and Answers

Women in Krsna Consciousness—Questions and Answers

Although the women's liberation movement may offer some worth-while proposals, it generally ignores this highest goal. But by becoming Krsna conscious, a woman is liberated in this life and the…

A Message to Businessmen: Don’t Forget Spiritual Culture

A Message to Businessmen: Don’t Forget Spiritual Culture

We understand business to mean "occupational duty." According to our Vedic culture, there are different types of business. The four divisions of the social system, based on people's qualities and…

The Mantra-Rock Dance — The Biography of Srila Prabhupada

The Mantra-Rock Dance — The Biography of Srila Prabhupada

Though some of the New York disciples had objected, Srila Prabhupada was still scheduled for the Mantra-Rock Dance at the Avalon Ballroom. It wasn't proper, they had said, for the…

Ratha-Yatra—A Festival for Everyone

Ratha-Yatra—A Festival for Everyone

For thousands of years devotees of Lord Krsna have journeyed to Jagannatha Puri in India to take part in the annual celebration called Ratha-yatra, "The Festival of the Chariots."…

Aristotle and His Teachings

Aristotle and His Teachings

By speculation Aristotle may have known something about God, but our point is that we can know everything about God from God Himself. This is not a question of "religion."…

Chance and the Unity of Nature

Chance and the Unity of Nature

"Probability is the most important concept in modern science, especially as nobody has the slightest idea what it means."—Bertrand Russell…

Srila Prabhupada Breaking the American Silence

Srila Prabhupada Breaking the American Silence

During the two months spent at 26 Second Avenue, Srila Prabhupada had achieved what had formerly been only a dream. He now had a temple, a duly registered society, full…

Radio Krishna in Sweden

Radio Krishna in Sweden

Our lines are jammed from midnight to 6 A.M. An important reason for the show's success is that we touch on real issues and give practical solutions. We go into…

Relevant Inquiries

Relevant Inquiries

Maharaja Pariksit, the great king of the entire world, was cursed by a brahmana to meet death from the bite of a serpent within seven days. When he was informed…

Evolution — A Doctrine in Search of a Theory

Evolution — A Doctrine in Search of a Theory

"All reputable evolutionary biologists now agree that the evolution of life is directed by the process of natural selection, and by nothing else." With these words Sir Julian Huxley summed…

Broadcasting Krsna’s Glories — The Biography of Srila Prabhupada

Broadcasting Krsna’s Glories — The Biography of Srila Prabhupada

On a small press Srila Prabhupada's disciples printed the first BACK TO GODHEAD magazine, one hundred copies, and then distributed them by bicycle.…

Industrialist with a Mission — Hare Krishna People

Industrialist with a Mission — Hare Krishna People

Srila Prabhupada's message to the world was not one of artificial renunciation but of devotion. Whatever you may be—family man, businessman, professional—add Krsna to your life and be happy. Business,…

Prabhupada talks with John Lennon, Yoko Ono and George Harrison

Prabhupada talks with John Lennon, Yoko Ono and George Harrison

I have come to England especially here to your home to explain Krsna consciousness. It is very beneficial. You are intelligent boys. So my request to you is that you…

How a Krsna Conscious Woman Achieved Liberation

How a Krsna Conscious Woman Achieved Liberation

Recently I was reading one of the many new books by women who feel they should make their miserable plight known to the world. The book read like a horror…

The Wedding: The Biography of a Pure Devotee

The Wedding: The Biography of a Pure Devotee

Shortly after founding the first Krsna conscious temple in the West, Srila Prabhupada organized the first Vedic marriage ceremony, replete with fire sacrifice, garlands, exotic foods, and an intimation of…

The Krsna Conscious Vision of Spiritual Equality

The Krsna Conscious Vision of Spiritual Equality

Attempts to establish equality among all people are naive and superficial unless supported by spiritual understanding. Materially, we are not equal. Some people are geniuses; others are fools.…

Dharma—Nature, Duty, and Divine Service

Dharma—Nature, Duty, and Divine Service

Srila Prabhupada often translates dharma simply as "religion." But he indicates that he uses this particular translation for convenience and for want of a better single English term, and he…

“Global 2000″—Kali-yuga Report to the President

“Global 2000″—Kali-yuga Report to the President

The President was informed that the earth and life on it are slowly dying. And that's putting it euphemistically. The outlook is bleak. The report, entitled "Global 2000," paints a…

Krsna Consciousness, A Gift for World Unity

Krsna Consciousness, A Gift for World Unity

As far as the Krsna conscious movement is concerned, there is really no such thing as East and West. For instance, the sun rises from the eastern horizon and sets…

People — Anne Schaufuss becomes Hare Krishna

People — Anne Schaufuss becomes Hare Krishna

A million dollars and three dozen magazine covers later, Anne had wealth, fame, and apartments in most European capital cities. Anne Schaufuss had everything. Except, maybe, happiness. …