If all one’s knowledge of ISKCON came only from [ISKCON News websites], one would naturally conclude that ISKCON’s mission was a wonderful success all over the world.
I will focus on my personal creative writing which will require me to live a somewhat secluded life. This is also necessary for my health.
ISKCON is facing a grave historical crisis. Mr Poison and the rest of the GBC are completely incapable of saving ISKCON.
For Sivaram Swami to claim that Indian clothes are integral or essential is an invention.
Hridayananda das Goswami: I just returned from Europe and I was very very encouraged by the very positive, extremely positive reception.
When you see something good and beautiful in your dear ISKCON associates, you are really seeing the goodness and beauty of Prabhupada.
People are not heterosexual or homosexual because of a philosophical decision, but because they are born that way. What counts is what you do.
Gay marriage is simply the law of the land now, and if we fight against it, the people we are trying to save will reject us.
The very best women in the world are in the Hare Krishna movement. If we don’t engage and encourage women in ISKCON then we will never have a society.
The qualification of the guru is that he must be fully cognizant of the science of Kṛṣṇa. Then he or she can become a guru.
Much of ISKCON is stuck in a time warp, preaching to a world that stopped existing over 40 years ago
Recently Krishna Kirti Dasa posted a paper entitled, “HH Hridayandanda Goswami, Krishna West, and Consequentialism” I will reply to his main points. 1. KK quotes me as follows, “Prabhupada emphatically taught that the Guru’s teachings are infallible because the Guru is simply repeating Shastra. Prabhupada made it very clear that a Guru is not infallible […]