Srila Prabhupada Touches People’s Hearts
Jun25

Srila Prabhupada Touches People’s Hearts

Once I was collecting in a very small sheep farming town Western Australia. I knocked on the door of a run down small country style house and a very fragile bodied old lady answered the door. It was quite clear that she was living on her own and looking after herself in the last years of her life. Normally, in that situation, people aren’t used to strangers coming to the door in a small town so it struck me that she immediately...

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Sankirtan Stories
Jun19

Sankirtan Stories

Dear Navina, Please accept my humble obeisancess. All glories to Srila Prabhupada! Here are some SK stories. If you like them please put them into the SK conference. Sankirtan stories: Unexpected books PASSAGE STAMP SHOP This story happened at the end of the Friday. I tryed to enlighten people in the down town passages. Because of Friday everybody rushed like anything. Just not to miss their weekend happyness. People in the passage...

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Los Angeles Sastra Dana Newsletter
Jun12

Los Angeles Sastra Dana Newsletter

SRILA PRABHUPADA: Srimad-Bhagavatam (4.19.7) Purport Unless we are prepared to perform the prescribed sacrifices, our supply of the necessities of life will be checked. Bhagavad-Gita confirms that Lord Brahma created human society along with yajna, the performance of sacrifice. Yajna means Lord Vishnu, the Supreme Personality of Godhead. In this age, however, it is very difficult to find qualified brahmanas who can perform sacrifices...

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Los Angeles Sastra Dana Newsletter
Jun12

Los Angeles Sastra Dana Newsletter

YOUR LETTERS By Sara Bock At our last meeting, Devamrta Swami mentioned that hearing other devotee's book distribution stories inspire us in our sankirtana efforts. I think he had a great idea about having a place for the Sastra Dana devotees to share our stories, to motivate each other to get more involved. Maybe there is room in the newsletter for some stories. Or maybe there could be a separate letter for it. I would be happy...

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Nun too Soon
Jun08

Nun too Soon

Hare Krishna Navina prabhu, Please accept our humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. Recently by the mercy of Sri Sri Radha Syamasundara they have taken ownership of a new temple here in Adelaide. The temple is an old convent in very nice condition built in 1947 and occupied for these years by the Sisters of the Sacred Heart nuns. We recently had the opportunity to see through the building and met with the head sister who...

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