Question: I’d like to ask you about Tulasi in order to avoid using Her leaves for material purposes. I have often heard that Tulasi... Read More
This section presents a selection of questions and answers with Babaji Satyanarayana Dasa on a variety of topics on Vaishnava philosophy and culture. The postings will be updated regularly. Questions may also be submitted through this webpage.
Question: I want to ask about the material energy … more specifically the bodies which are made up of material energy: If we are... Read More
1. Thinking of Krishna at the Time of Death Q: Is going to Goloka (Krishna’s transcendental abode) really as simple and mechanical as visualizing... Read More
by Satyanarayana Dasa: Everybody has the innate desire to be healthy, happy and immortal. Yet everybody experiences sickness, sadness and death. By nature we are healthy and sickness is an abnormal state. The word for healthy is svastha or ‘situated in the self’. Thus, being unhealthy or sick means ...
Usually, the word ‘addiction’ is used in the negative sense. It has been defined with regard to psychoactive substances such as alcohol and tobacco which, if ingested, alter the mood and/or perception of the person consuming them. But addiction, in true sense of the word, is not limited only to alcohol and drugs, etc. One may become addicted to gambling, a particular type of food such as chocolate or coffee, sex, pornography, computers, video games, internet, work, exercise, TV, shopping and even spirituality.
In January a group of devotees led by Baba Satyanarayana Dasji went to celebrate Sri Jiva Goswami’s disappearance day at the Sri Chaitanya Sanskrit School of the Jiva Institute at Radha Kunda, first visiting Radha Kunda Mahant Pandit Ananta Das Babaji ...