15 The chanting of Hare Krsna is not limited to the kali yuga
Jun24

15 The chanting of Hare Krsna is not limited to the kali yuga

The chanting of Hare Krsna is not limited to the Kali yuga but is applicable to other ages as well: According to Srimad−Bhagavatam there are different processes for different ages, but the principle of each process remains valid in all ages. It is not that the chanting of Hare Krsna is effective in this age and not in Satya−yuga. Nor is it that people were not chanting the holy names of Krsna in...

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20 The holy name benefits all human society
Jun14

20 The holy name benefits all human society

It creates a spiritual atmosphere in the world Chanting of the holy name evokes the Vaikuntha atmosphere, freeing the world from material hankering, envy and anxiety: [Pracetas to Lord Visnu]: Whenever pure topics of the transcendental world are discussed, the members of the audience forget all kinds of material hankerings, at least for the time being. Not only that, but they are no longer envious of one another,...

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03 The yuga dharma is personally introduced by Lord Krsna in his incarnation as Lord Caitanya
Jun13

03 The yuga dharma is personally introduced by Lord Krsna in his incarnation as Lord Caitanya

Krsna personally inaugurates the religion of the age nama sankirtana as Lord Caltanya: [Lord Krsna, thinking to Himself]: "I shall personally inaugurate the religion of the age nama sankirtana, the congregational chanting of the holy name. I shall make the world dance in ecstasy, realizing the four mellows of loving devotional service." – Sri Caitanya caritamrta Adi lila 3.19 The Kali yuga dharma,...

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01 The prime religious practice for the kali yuga is the chanting of the holy name
Jun12

01 The prime religious practice for the kali yuga is the chanting of the holy name

The Hare Krsna mantra is specifically mentioned in many Upanisads, such as the Kali−santarana Upanisad, where it is said: hare krsna hare krsna krsna krsna hare hare hare rama hare rama rama rama hare hare itisodasakam namnam kali −kalmasa−nasanam natah parataropayah sarva−vedesu drsyate "After searching through all the Vedic literature one cannot find a method of religion more sublime...

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12 In this age, Krsna appears in his name in order to annihilate the demons and protect the devotees
Jun11

12 In this age, Krsna appears in his name in order to annihilate the demons and protect the devotees

Krsna has now appeared in His holy name through the Hare Krsna movement to annihilate the demons and protect the devotees: [Vasudeva to Lord Krsna]: O my Lord, proprietor of all creation, You have now appeared in my house, desiring to protect this world. I am sure that You will kill all the armies that are moving all over the world under the leadership of politicians who are dressed as ksatriya rulers but who...

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02 In the kali yuga, Lord Krsna is worshiped by chanting of the holy name
May13

02 In the kali yuga, Lord Krsna is worshiped by chanting of the holy name

Sri Madhvacarya has brought our attention to this quotation from the Narayana−samhita: dvapariyair janair visnuh pancaratrais tu kevalaih kalau tu nama−matrena pujyate bhagavan harih "In the Dvapara−yuga one could satisfy Krsna or Visnu only by worshiping opulently according to the pancaratriki system, but in the age of Kali one can satisfy and worship the Supreme Personality of Godhead Hari...

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