Friday, October 20, 2017

One who reads the life-story of Shri Haridasa with reverence develops unflinching faith in the chanting of the Divine Name of Lord Hari.

Nama Article 20th October 2017


Sri Sri Krishna Premi Swamigal - Vaishnava Samhita

 

Haridasa Charitam. Vol II Book 4 Chp 6 Shlokas 28 - 30

 

Krishna Chaitanya Devasya Krishna Naama Svaroopinah

Paarshadeshu Pradhaanoayam Haridaaso Drudhavratah

Gauraanga Devastam Bhaktam Vinayaadooratah Sthitam

Aakrushya Swayamevaamum Parirebhe Punah Punah

Haridaasasya Charitam Yah Pathed Shraddhayaa Narah

Tasya Naamajape Vishnor Drudha Nishthaa Bhavennanu

 

This firm-minded great man Haridasa was the outstanding devout disciple of Shri Krishna Chaitanya, the very embodiment of the Divine Name of Shri Krishna. Shri Gaurangadeva, drew this bhakta Haridasa, who was keeping distance due to his humility and modesty, closer and hugged him again and again. One who reads the life-story of Shri Haridasa with reverence develops unflinching faith in the chanting of the Divine Name of Lord Hari.


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

When we tune ourselves with the Name, we tune ourselves with God.

Nama Article 19th October 2017

Swami Papa Ramdas

 

When we tune ourselves with the Name, we tune ourselves with God. 


That is the purpose of repeating the Mantra; without it the repetition becomes merely mechanical and does not help us in any way.


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

In his sanctifying presence, due to the potency of the Divine Name even wild and cruel animals became gentle and adopted the dharma of ahimsa (non-violence)

Nama Article 18th October 2017


Sri Sri Krishna Premi Swamigal - Vaishnava Samhita

Haridasa Charitam. Vol II Book 4 Chp 6 Shlokas 12 - 13

 

Naama Gaanena Krishnasya Vairaagyena Drudhena Cha

Avaapa Premabhaktincha Shree Krishna Nandanandane

Tasya Naama Prabhaavena Sannidhau Kroorajantavah

Ahimsaadharma Nirataa Babhoovuh Shaantasadgunaah

 

Thus living in the forest and endlessly singing the Name of Hari, he gained deep, loving devotion to Shri Krishna, the Divine Son of Nanda. 


In his sanctifying presence, due to the potency of the Divine Name even wild and cruel animals became gentle and adopted the dharma of ahimsa (non-violence)


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

The Name first quietens the mind and then instills into it an intoxicating sweetness.

Nama Article 17th October 2017


Swami Papa Ramdas

 

The Name first quietens the mind and then instills into it an intoxicating sweetness. 


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

Such a great devotee like Haridasa, whose only abiding passion of life was chanting the Divine Names of Lord Hari, was never before and would never be there in future in this world or in the next

Nama Article 16th October 2017


Sri Sri Krishna Premi Swamigal - Vaishnava Samhita

 

Haridasa Charitam. Vol II Book 4 Chp 6 Shlokas 16 - 17

 

Haridaasa Samo Bhakto Harinaama Paraayanah

Lokaantare Vaa Lokesmin Bhooto Na Bhavishyati

Madhuvrataa Yathaa Hrishtaah Pushpitam Champakam Tarum

Tathaa Tamaayayuh Premnaa Santatam Saadhavo Janaah

 

Such a great devotee like Haridasa, whose only abiding passion of life was chanting the Divine Names of Lord Hari, was never before and would never be there in future in this world or in the next. The sadhus were all drawn to him enchanted by his ardent devotion to Lord Hari, as the bees are drawn to a blooming Champaka tree.


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

The Name is the link between the devotee and God. It brings the devotee face to face with Him

Nama Article 15th October 2017


Swami Papa Ramdas

 

The disciples can look within and get guidance only if they stop looking upon somebody outside for guidance. What is needed is that you should turn your mind within.


The Name is the link between the devotee and God. It brings the devotee face to face with Him


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

 

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare
Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare 

Friday, October 13, 2017

Though Kali is very sinful it never troubles those pious bhagavatas, who engage in chanting the Names of glories of Shri Krishna.

Nama Article 14th October 2017

Sri Sri Krishna Premi Swamigal - Vaishnava Samhita

 

Haridasa Charitam. Vol II Book 4 Chp 6 Shlokas 3 - 4

 

 

Sarva Siddhim Avaapnoti Keertayan Keshavam Kalau

Kalim Sabhaajayanti Eva Saadhavo Guna Darshinah

Kaliratyanta Dushtopi Krishna Keertana Tatparaan

Na Peedayati Govinda Bhaktaanamalacheshtitaan

 

In this Yuga one can easily gain all the coveted accomplishmnets singing in the praise of Shri Krishna. Hence wise men and the sadhus who look to the brighter side of everything acclaim the Kaliyuga. 


Though Kali is very sinful it never troubles those pious bhagavatas, who engage in chanting the Names of glories of Shri Krishna.


Chant the Mahamantra Nama kirtan :

Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare 

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare