Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta



What More Do We Need?

14th September 2014 • Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta

_'śraddhā'-śabde — viśvāsa kahe sudṛḍha niścaya kṛṣṇe bhakti kaile sarva-karma kṛta haya_ **TRANSLATION** "_Śraddhā_ is confident, firm faith that by rendering transcendental loving service to Kṛṣṇa one automatically performs all subsidiary activities. Such faith is favorable to the discharge of devotional service. …

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Everyone is Eligible to Receive Krishna's Mercy

14th September 2014 • Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta

_kṛṣṇa-kṛpādi-hetu haite sabāra udaya kṛṣṇa-guṇākṛṣṭa hañā tāńhāre bhajaya_ **TRANSLATION** "Everyone is eligible to receive Kṛṣṇa's mercy — including Vyāsadeva, the four Kumāras, Śukadeva Gosvāmī, lowborn creatures, trees, plants and beasts. By Kṛṣṇa's mercy they are elevated and engaged in His service. …

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Renunciation Is the Basic Principle

14th September 2014 • Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta

_mahāprabhura bhakta-gaṇera vairāgya pradhāna yāhā dekhi' prīta hana gaura-bhagavān_ **TRANSLATION** Renunciation is the basic principle sustaining the lives of Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu's devotees. Seeing this renunciation, Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, is extremely satisfied. **PURPORT** …

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The Cult of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu

14th September 2014 • Śrī Caitanya Caritāmṛta

_ghare yāñā kara sadā kṛṣṇa-sańkīrtana kṛṣṇa-nāma, kṛṣṇa-kathā, kṛṣṇa ārādhana_ **TRANSLATION** Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu requested them all to return home and begin chanting the holy name congregationally. He also requested them to worship Kṛṣṇa, chant His holy name and discuss His holy pastimes. …

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