KRSNA KNOWS BEST
Dec25

KRSNA KNOWS BEST

Recently I was sitting next to this really nice Peruvian girl on the plane from SFO to Brisbane. She was so sweet and kind so I gifted her a stack of books. She cordially accepted them, then asked many questions. After our exchange, she placed the books on the seat between us. After we landed, she was packing her stuff, and I was wondering if she was going to take the books or leave them on the plane. As if reading my mind, she put...

Read More
Mutual understanding, friendship, and a shared pursuit
Dec13

Mutual understanding, friendship, and a shared pursuit

“All religions lead to the same God, and all deserve the same respect.” — Paulo Coelho Alhaan Khan, of Muslim faith (stood beside me on the right in the photo), encouraged his friend Raja, a Hindu (on the left next to the book table), to accept a Bhagavad Gita. Initially declining to accept the Gita, Raja changed his mind with Alhaan’s gentle persuasion. Alhaan also encouraged Franklin, a Christian (stood on the left of...

Read More
YOU NEVER KNOW WHO WILL TAKE PRABHUPADA’S MERCY
Dec12

YOU NEVER KNOW WHO WILL TAKE PRABHUPADA’S MERCY

I was distributing books from a table at the Houston Zoo when a lady came by showing some interest in the books. I offered them to her and she wanted them, but for some reason she didn’t take them. A half hour later I was talking to another person who was also interested but had no money. Just then the lady who was showing interest a half hour earlier came and saw that the person at the table wanted the books but didn’t...

Read More

A BLISSFULLY BEWILDERING MARATHON BEGINNING

I wasn’t expecting anything as the marathon kicked off, but right away Krsna encouraged us as multiple Bhagavatam sets flew off our book tables. One guy got a $20 stack, later he came back and got a $50 stack, and the third time he came back I thought he must love these books so much I pitched him the entire Bhagavatam set and he took it! Then a lady who runs a charity fell in love with the Bhagavatam set and took it straightaway!...

Read More
A top distributor in the UK, meditating on the marathon
Dec08

A top distributor in the UK, meditating on the marathon

“In generosity & helping others be like the river.” — Rumi Srila Prabhupada, during this legendary quest of your December Book Marathon 2023, the profound essence of existence will be unveiled within the sacred pages of your literary masterpieces. In the capacity of book distributors, we undergo a metamorphic journey, not only transforming our own lives but also serving as artisans of transformation in the lives...

Read More