Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi said so

Posted by in Celibacy Quotes on 20. Aug, 2012 | 12 Comments

“We hardly realize the fact that incontinence is the root-cause of most of the vanity, anger, fear, and jealousy in the world.”
— Mahatma Gandhi


Havelock Ellis

Celibacy and Emotional Arts

Posted by in Celibacy Quotes on 25. Jun, 2012 | 18 Comments

The masters of all the more intensely emotional arts have frequently cultivated a high degree of chastity. This is notably the case as regards music. One thinks of Mozart, of Beethoven, […]

Pope Benedict XVI

Pope’s Defence of Celibacy. Is it time to adopt and change?

Posted by in News on 07. Jun, 2012 | 27 Comments

An incident last summer filled me with hope, as it indicated that our monastery was edging closer to this ideal standard under the guidance of Radhanath Swami. At our ashram situated in south Mumbai, […]

5 Habits for a Celibate Monk

Posted by in Celibacy Articles on 05. Mar, 2012 | 112 Comments

…less time for decorating the body, and more time for nourishing the soul and decorating it with saintly qualities. Life is short
…His attention towards his object is one pointed. For that he is patient and determined. […]