Sep 07

The Cycloptic Vision of Modern Science

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Life in general is the idea of an embodied activity that produces and preserves itself. Kant called life a natural purpose [Naturzwecke], an embodied intentional or deliberate activity. Its end or goal [preservation of itself] is given in its beginning, and thus it is teleological in nature. It is both cause and effect of itself, i.e. it is characterized by circular causality. It is not like matter whose movement is caused by another that is outside or different from itself.

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Sep 01

Sri Mahanet – September 2020

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“Everything should be done that encourages the service of Sri Krsna and His devotee, and whatever is conducive to the state of exclusive surrender must be executed: such a firm conviction is called anukulyasya-sankalpah – Acceptance of the Favorable.”

[from Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar, Sri Prapanna Jivanamrtam 3.1]

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Aug 01

Sri Mahanet – August 2020

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Saranagati should be practiced in thought, word, and deed –

“By his power of speech, the surrendered soul declares, ‘I am Yours’; in his thoughts, he knows the same; and in person, he takes refuge in the Lord’s holy abode. In this way the surrendered soul passes his life, his heart filled with joy.”
“[ Vaisnava-tantra]

[from Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar, Sri Prapanna Jivanamrtam 2.33]

iti sri-prapanna-jivanamrte sri-sastra-vacanamrtam nama dvitiyo ‘dhyayah

thus ends the second chapter
The Nectar of Scriptural Word
in
Life-Nectar of the Surrendered Souls
Positive and Progressive Immortality

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Jul 01

Sri Mahanet – July 2020

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“Six divisions of surrender –

“Acceptance of the favorable, rejection of the unfavorable, the faith that ‘He will surely protect me,’ embracing the Lord’s guardianship, complete dependence on Him, and the perception of one’s utter helplessness without Him – these six are the essential limbs of exclusive surrender to the Lord (saranagati).”
“[ Vaisnava-tantra]

[from Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar, Sri Prapanna Jivanamrtam 2.32]

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Jun 01

Sri Mahanet – June 2020

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The souls surrendered unto the lotus feet of Sri Caitanyadeva bathe in the ocean of divine love –

“If you have a desire to cross the ocean of material existence, an aspiration to taste the ecstasy of the nectarean congregational chanting of the holy names (sankirtana), and a longing to sport in the ocean of divine love – then please surrender unto the lotus feet of Sri Caitanyacandra.”[ Caitanya-candramrta 8.93]

[from Srila Bhakti Rakshak Sridhar, Sri Prapanna Jivanamrtam 2.31]

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