Bhakti

Blissful eternity

Every devotional service – starting with śravanam (hearing) and kīrtanam (chanting) – is an investment into blissful eternity. HH Śacīnandana Swami Bhakti is devotion to God. In the beginning this concept of offering all efforts to God was difficult for me. On which God should I focus? Jesus, Buddha, Krishna? Can I have a comfortable relationship […]

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Finding your Yoga

I recently read a book called The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita by Eaknath Easwaran. To those like me who have the curiosity of reading Indian’s best-known scripture but feel overwhelmed by the magnificence and density of the original text, I fully recommend this book. Easwaran deciphers and distills the teachings of the Gita in […]

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