The Journey Home by Radhanath Swami

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  1. How to Keep the Mind Steady

    Question: I wanted to know how to keep the mind steady; usually we have contradictory ideas and thoughts going on in the mind. Radhanath Swami: The nature of the mind is like that of a monkey, it jumps from branch to branch. It goes to one branch, then to the next branch, then to the branch next to that, then again to the first branch – 2nd, 4th, 10th, 1st, 9th, 3rd. It’s the way the mind works. But when you give the monkey a nice ripe banana, it’s happy....
  2. Radhanath Swami Attends Pope Francis’ 9/11 Memorial Address

    On Friday, September 25th, Pope Francis visited the 9/11 memorial site in New York City, where nearly three thousand were killed by terrorist attacks in September of 2001. While there, the pontiff prayed at the site and joined local representatives of the various world religions inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s Foundation Hall, for a multi-religious meeting for peace. Radhanath Swami was one of the spiritual leaders invited to the event. Other ISKCON representatives were invited, namely Annutama Das and Gadadhara Pandit Das. Prior to the popes arrival Radhanath Swami spent...
  3. Love Conquers All / Radhastami at New York’s Bhakti Center

    On September 22, 2015, Radhanath Swami was in New York City to speak at The Bhakti Center for their 3rd Annual Pearl Festival, celebrating Radhastami (the Divine appearance of Srimati Radharani). A special feature of this festival is that all guests received the opportunity to write a prayer on a paper pearl and offer it, along with a real pearl, to Radharani. All the real pearls were then collected, strung into a necklace and offered to Radharani as a gift. Below are some excerpts of his talk. “The Latin poet...
  4. Radharani – the Supreme Abode of Love

    Krishna is the vishaya vigraha, that means he is the supreme object of love. Sri Radha is asraya vigraha, the supreme abode of love – the supreme lover. Every living being is the part and parcel of Krishna and similarly the inherit potential, the essence of every soul is prema – to love Krishna. All love for Krishna, within everyone, is part and parcel of Sri Radha’s love. Krishna tells that he is conquered by the love of his devotee. Why is he conquered by each and every devotee who...

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