Srila Prabhupada’s definition of Yukta-vairagya in reference to New Vrindavan


What is Yukta-vairagya? In relation to the question of drilling or no drilling within the holy dhama, there is oft-mention of the spiritual concept called ‘yukta vairagya’. The definition of this term is generally accepted to mean ‘we can use anything in Krsna’s service, and to neglect to use something may be wrong’. This paper […]

Female Diksa-gurus in ISKCON


Members participating in the authorship of this paper: Suhotra Svami, Gopiparanadhana Dasa, Drutakarma Dasa, Purnacandra Dasa, Devamrta Dasa Introduction On the 17th of September 2003, the Sastric Advisory Council (SAC) received a request from the Executive Committee (EC) of the GBC requesting it to research the philosophical topic of possible future female diksa-gurus in ISKCON: […]

Highest Absolute can accommodate everything


So set yourself right – not others – and real peace you will find. And never try to enjoy the result of your actions. This is the key to a successful life, and happiness will flow from that. You will find the Infinite is your Friend. Everything is a part and parcel of the Original, […]