Is peace possible?

Posted by in Monk's Diary on 14. Apr, 2014 | 26 Comments

Today, during my walk at the pre-dawn hours, I saw a security guard of an ATM center hurl choicest abuses at a rag picker. They were almost on blows; the guard was dis-behaved and looked sleepy, while the rag picker was dirty and looked mean. […]

Offering prayers during the month of Kartik

Posted by in Monk's Diary on 21. Oct, 2013 | 2 Comments

During this month Krishna performed the most intimate Rasalila pastimes with His beloved cowherd girlfriends, the gopis. He also enacted the pastime of being bound to a wooden grinding mortar by mother Yashoda’s love. […]

9/11 and the ‘terrorist’ monks

Posted by in Monk's Diary on 11. Sep, 2013 | 11 Comments


On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, terrorists attacked the World Trade Centre in New York City, killing thousands. A month later Radhanath Swami returned to India from his US tour. “America is shaken,” he told us. He had witnessed it firsthand. […]

6 Things In Your Diet That Can Harm Celibacy

Posted by in Celibacy Quotes on 12. Aug, 2013 | 25 Comments

Diet that can harm celibacy

“Flesh, condiments, eggs, tea, coffee, chocolate, and all other stimulants have a powerful influence directly upon the blood; and through nervous sympathy with the brain, the passions are […]