What are the benefits of Hare Krishna meditation?

Are the benefits merely material or do they also pertain to the other worldly? Most importantly, are these rewards tangible? Some of the benefits may be perceivable while other results are simply by products of the path. The efficacy of the Hare Krishna meditation is delineated in this section, with philosophical inputs from the sacred scriptures of East.
The section will also discuss the spiritual phenomenon of love of God. What is divine love and how could we tap this power within? Radhanath Swami believes that the greatest motivation in this world is love. He also testifies with his own realizations how the mantra yoga fills the heart with rich spiritual love that motivates people from all walks of life to pursue their professional and personal life with human dignity and spiritual integrity.

Radhanath swami on “Love or Peace”

Radhanath swami on “Love or Peace”

Radhanath Swami being a staunch Bhakti Yoga practitioner since the last four decades confesses that he discovered a sacred teaching from his guru, Srila Prabhupada, who revealed that the soul’s real need and perfection is to go beyond the neutral condition of peace. “We do not care for peace; we want love” says Radhanath Swami.

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More opportunities to serve

More opportunities to serve

Radhanath Swami says, “A devotee doesn’t think that a beggar is begging, and I am giving. His mood is I am begging for service, and this person appearing as a beggar is giving me an opportunity to serve.” This is deep spirituality and offers a paradigm shift to those immersed in the consciousness that they are the benefactors of those whom they seek to favour and help.

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Remembering God at the time of Death

Remembering God at the time of Death

In the Bhagavad Gita Lord Krishna says one who remembers Him at the time of death attains His abode without fail. Many sincere practitioners of Bhakti Yoga desire to remember God at the final moment of death. Disciplined chanting of Hare Krishna helps one daily focus on God and increases his or her favourable remembrance of God.

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Overcoming quarrel and hypocrisy

Overcoming quarrel and hypocrisy

Radhanath Swami warns a chanter of Hare Krishna to be careful to not become a victim of the same materialistic tendencies that characterize the human society in general. To prevent such anomalies in spiritual circles, Radhanath Swami offers a time tested, practical solution- chanting of Krishna’s names in kirtana or congregational chanting of the Holy Names, in unison. During this collective chanting exercise, the members sing and dance to the different enchanting melodies of Hare Krishna.

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Hare Krishna chanting resolves religious conflicts

Hare Krishna chanting resolves religious conflicts

Radhanath Swami’s chanting of Hare Krishna over forty years helps him see the essence in all religions. “Religious strife and friction are caused when we understand only the letter of the religious law but ignore the spirit behind it”, says Radhanath Swami, “Unity and brotherhood of mankind can happen when we transcend the external differences and focus on the spiritual essence of all great traditions.” Radhanath Swami reveals …

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Purifying effect of Sound Vibration

Purifying effect of Sound Vibration

Radhanath Swami reveals the power of sound of the Holy Names, “The greatest poverty is lack of devotion to God and the greatest charity is to give Krishna to others. In this age of quarrel and hypocrisy, diligent practise of the chanting of God’s Holy Names cleanses the heart of all the unwanted desires; the divine sound awakens our original spiritual consciousness and reunites us with our loving Lord.”…

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