Malatimanjari
Articles by Satyanarayana Dasa Shastra

Gita’s Solution to Raga-Dvesha

According to Indian schools of thought, darśanas, the root cause of the suffering of a living being is its conditioning by ignorance, ajñāna,

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TRUE LOVE QUEST RETREAT

True Love Quest is a once-in-a-lifetime retreat to learn what love means on both material and spiritual levels, based on Babaji’s teachings on

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Gaudiya Philosophy Questions & Answers Shastra

Krishna’s Disappearance Lila

Question: I am wondering about Kṛṣṇa’s disappearance. It is not something devotees like to discuss or write about, and although the Bhāgavata covers

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Questions & Answers

Eligibility for Gaudiya Texts, Role of Shad-darshana

Question: What is the adhikāra for Gauḍīya texts? Can one prove that the ācāryas intended for all Vaiṣṇavas, regardless of caste, to read

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Guru Questions & Answers

Can Guru Absolve Sins?

Question: Can a guru can forgive the sins of his disciples? Or only Kṛṣṇa can? Does Kṛṣṇa do it through the medium of

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Questions & Answers

Shastric Injunction about Eating during Eclipse

Question: There is a traditional practice, presumably coming from śāstra, to refrain from consuming food during an eclipse, as it will lead to

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Hindu Philosophy Questions & Answers

Concepts of God with a Form

Question: Ramanuja invests so much energy in his SB 1.1.1 commentary in countering Sankara’s notion of avidyā, yet he includes nothing about an

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