Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 8: God Alone is the Doer Class 11, Ch. 8, p. 156-157 Video Segment 36:01-38:58 Don’t forget the Goddess Kali. It is She who binds us with the net of maya. We are killing ourselves for the benefit of others, but can we take them with […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 8: When Will that Day Come? Class 11, Ch. 8, p.155 Video Segment 31:06-32:32 When will that day come when I sing the name of God and can’t stand up? When I fall down in ecstasy and all the desires of the mind will fade away? […]
The mind is like milk. If you put milk in the container of the world, it will mix with water and become diluted. But if you set the milk aside in a quiet place for some time, it becomes curdled. Then if you churn the curdled milk into butter, it is possible to put that […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 7: Nectar of Immortality Class 10, Ch. 7, p.137 Video Segment 15:10-21:16 Ramakrishna: But Narada and Sukdeva, after achieving samadhi, came down for the benefit of others to explain what they had experienced. In order to remove the pains of the world, they taught how to enter samadhi. […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 3: Seeing the Divine Class 7, Ch. 3, pp. 82-83 Video Segment 2:36-9:02 [Ramakrishna:] That is why I say what is desirable is to attain Divine Bliss. When you meet your friend, do you ask how many houses he owns, how many gardens, how many servants? […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 3: Sing Her Name Class 6, Ch. 3, p.70 Video Segment 13:56-19:17 Third Discussion Ramakrishna: Tamasic devotion is like a burning fire. These devotees make demands of God, just like a thief who steals all of the goods. They are like thieves who demand blessings […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 2: Krishna in My Heart Class 5, Ch. 2, p.54 Video Segment 13:42-16:50 If you are attracted to Godliness, that is called love. The Gopis had so much attraction for Krishna. Listen to a song: Radha says, “Krishna is playing His flute. It just can’t be that I […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Ch. 1: How Can She Stay Away? Class 2: Ch. 1, p.28 Video 28:13-30:27 Call, oh my mind, with a real cry. If you do, can the Divine Mother, Kali, stay far away? How will She stay far away from a true devotee? How can She stay away […]
Ramakrishna: The Nectar of Eternal Bliss, Introduction: Come and See! Class 1: Introduction, p.1 Video 1:06-3:24 Hey, all citizens of the city! Come and see! Come and see! Ramakrishna has taken the form of the tree which grants the fruit of all desire. Come quickly and see! He is standing there giving […]
Tattva Janana Class 2 March 29, 2013 47:40-1:01:00 Q: Since this is Good Friday, can you explain a little bit about the significance of Good Friday? Yes, I can. Just a very little. On Good Friday, it was the end of the Passover, and Jesus went to Jerusalem. And Jesus said, “Let’s purify […]
Class 20: Ch. 14, p. 296 Ramakrishna: Mother, I am taking refuge in those who take refuge in You. I have taken refuge in your lotus feet. I don’t want any comforts for my body, Mother. I don’t want any respect from society. I don’t need the eight siddhis. Mother, please give me true devotion […]
Class 20: Ch. 14, pp.292-294 M. and Girish (to Ramakrishna): Sir, won’t you sing for us? Ramakrishna (with a beautiful sweet voice began to sing of the divine qualities): Protect the Divine Mother in your heart. May you see Her as I see Her and nobody else. You take away all of my desires […]
Get into the Christmas bhavana with this series of three short video clips with Swamiji on the essence of Christmas!
In the first video, Swamiji discusses Christmas as a celebration of Christ – the embodiment of Universal Love. In the next video, Swamiji challenges us to …read more
Watch Now and learn the Lalita Trishati!
Shree Maa and Swamiji will teach the sanskrit and elaborate on the meanings and significance of the powerful 300 names of Sri Lalita Devi.
Sri Lalita is the form of the Divine Mother which means beautiful, playful and beloved. …read more
Aparajita is the form of Goddess Durga which destroys negativity and difficulties. She is the Goddess who cannot be defeated.
Now for the first time, Shree Maa and Swamiji will teach the meaning of this powerful stotram! Watch this delightful online class which includes a printable pdf of the stotram, …read more