Srila Prabhupada

“Every morning in our maṭha we sing the song in which Prabhupāda established the bhāgavata-paramparā: kṛṣṇa haite catur-mukha… In his composing of this song, he accepted all of the great, perfected personalities from different lines and declared, “This is the line of Gaura.” If Prabhupāda had not come, then today would the name of Mahāprabhu[…]

Param Gurudeva

The life of Śrīmad Bhakti Prajñāna Keśava Gosvāmī Mahārāja exemplified the lofty princi­ples he taught, and thus he is known as ācārya. Just as a lion (kesarī) is gentle with her cubs and ferocious with those who may harm them, he was affectionate with those who sincerely aspired for Truth and roared like a lion[…]

Gita jayanti quotes

I am experiencing great happiness that I have been invited to speak a few words in this assembly of scholars on the occasion of Gītā Jayantī. Why did the Gītā become manifest? Gītā is one of the Upaniṣads; in other words the essence of all the Upaniṣads has become this Gītā. sarvopaniṣado gāvodogdhā gopāla-nandanaḥpārtho vatsaḥ su-dhīr bhoktādugdhaṁ[…]

Letter About Printing

All Glories to Sri Sri Guru & Gauranga! Swami B.V. Narayan Founder Acharya of Bhaktivedanta Trust International [BHAKTI] and International Gaudiya Vedanta Trust Sri Kesavji Gaudiya Math – Mathura [UP] 281001 India – Ph.: + 91 565.2502334 President of Sri Gaudiya Vedanta Samiti Trust and Vice President of Sri Gaudiya Vedanta Samiti ________________________________________ My dear Radhakanta and[…]

New Books

This Kartika, we are pleased to announce several new GVP publications, along with some reprints. We are listing them here. New Publications Walking with a Saint 2010 Sri Jagannatha Ratha yatra This is a collection of Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s morning walks and darsanas in the final year of his manifest pastimes and is[…]

Sri Prabandhavali

“Śrī Prabandhāvalī contains authentic and inspiring accounts of the life histories and teachings of modern day ācāryas in the Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava line, as well as from those from the time of Mahāprabhu – Śrī Advaita Ācārya, Śrī Nityānanda Prabhu and Śrīla Raghunātha dāsa Gosvāmī. The last three chapters of the book impart essential instructions on[…]

Guru-devatatma

  From the discourses of Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja This is a series of seven discourses on guru-tattva, in which Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja discusses the importance of accepting a bona fide guru as more dear than life itself and the absolute necessity of receiving initiation from such a guru. These[…]

Gita jayanti Sales

This present edition of Śrīmad Bhagavad-gītā contains the essential meanings given in the commentaries of Śrīla Viśvanātha Cakravartī Ṭhākura and Śrīla Bhaktivinoda Ṭhākura. It is further illuminated by the exegesis of Śrīla Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja. This translation is complimentary to the authoritative and popular Bhagavad-gītā As It Is by Śrīla A. C. Bhaktivedānta Svāmī[…]

Impressions of Bhakti

“This booklet is Śrī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Nārāyaṇa Gosvāmī Mahārāja’s brief narration of his early life, his devotional childhood experiences and his personal reflections on them. It also includes excerpts from his lectures on being one at heart with śrī guru in a mood of separation from him.” – Impressions of Bhakti “But there is no[…]