Author Archives: VR

The Greatness Of America

Question: Can you tell us something about the predominant qualities of America? Sri Chinmoy: In America, the dynamic vital, but not the aggressive vital, is of paramount importance. There are various places in the world where the aggressive vital is … Continue reading

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The Maha Swami and The Maharishi

The Maha Swami and The Maharishi Ra. Ganapati Two reports I heard from the servitors of the Maha-Svami relating him to Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharishi I could myself easily attribute to their creative artistry in elevating their own Master over … Continue reading

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The Gift of Presence, The Perils of Advice

The Gift of Presence, The Perils of Advice by Parker Palmer When my mother went into a nursing home not long before she died, my wife and I were told that, for a modest increase in the monthly fee, the … Continue reading

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Institutional Work Culture

ABOUT WORK IN AN INSTITUTION I visit some of my friends at the Institutes they work in – Hospitals, Schools, Ashrams. Some complain – ‘This institute is going to dogs. Nobody cooperates. The director is a so and so, no … Continue reading

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Spiritual Determination

Wherever I travel I meet dedicated, sincere souls who are working hard to maintain Srila Prabhupada’s Society. They are inspired by his personal example, by the words in his books, and by the determination of his disciples and grand-disciples to … Continue reading

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Inspiring Story – The Coronation of Sita Rama

One evening, many years back… A big crowd had assembled for the Darshan of Mahaswamigal at the Kanchi Sri Matam. Swamigal came out of his room, stopped for a bit and looked closely at the crowd of devotees and sat … Continue reading

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Leadership In Service

Nashville police chief shares message, responds to questions Staff, The Tennessean2:32 p.m. CST January 1, 2015 (Photo: File / The Tennessean) Nashville Police Chief Steve Anderson posted the below message originally on the Metro Government of Nashville & Davidson County … Continue reading

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