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152 1,754 Happy Janmastami
by malati
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60 1,185 Gaudiya Repercussions: Ship of Fools
by vrajavilasadas
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16 108 The Song Divine or Bhagavad-gita
by vrajavilasadas
Jul 31, 2020 3:36:38 GMT -6
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77 366 Maharishi Mahesh Yogi dies
by JD33
Jul 23, 2020 0:12:14 GMT -6
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Interesting Items from beyond the pale of Caitanya Vaisnavism relating to the nature of reality and the interface of faith and science

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45 458 Interesting read -- Spot the lessons from the Gita
by vrajavilasadas
Jul 26, 2020 21:35:12 GMT -6
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Here are announcements and discussions relating to the Blazing Sapphire Press

Sub-boards: Golden Avatar Press, Coming Soon, Works in Progress, Long-term Projects

14 70 Lord Gauranga
by meeno8
Dec 28, 2019 15:52:36 GMT -6

Aesthetics and Literature

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No New Posts Vedas and Upanisads

Translations and studies of the Vedic and Upanisadic texts

12 126 Kali-santarana Upanisad
by cuckoo4cocopuffs
Oct 13, 2012 3:46:43 GMT -6
No New Posts Puranas

Puranic texts under translation (apart from the Bhagavata)

2 11 Hari-vamsa
by cuckoo4cocopuffs
Oct 7, 2012 16:10:10 GMT -6
No New Posts Rasa

Rasa: what kind of disease is it and how one can catch it.

6 61 How do you see the rasa lila?
by JD33
May 31, 2020 17:46:30 GMT -6
No New Posts The Bhagavad-gita

Discussions of the Bhagavad-gita and its commentaries.

7 265 professor in San Francisco State on Gita
by vrajavilasadas
Jul 11, 2020 2:52:08 GMT -6
No New Posts The Bhagavata Purana

This discussion is for issues relating to the Bhagavata Purana: authorship, time of composition, additions and inconsistencies, etc

13 380 Assorted Bhagavat verses
by Ldd
Jan 24, 2020 10:13:06 GMT -6
No New Posts Caitanya-caritamrta

Is the Caitanya-caritamrta a blessing or a curse for CV?

3 51 Is it a Curse in Disguise?
by meeno8
Dec 6, 2019 16:49:16 GMT -6
No New Posts Pre-modern Literature

Caitanyite Literature before 1900

32 453 tattva-sandarbha of Sri Jiva
by narottamadasa
Aug 3, 2020 12:12:26 GMT -6
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Caitanyite Literature from 1900 onwards.

28 486 Sri Gaura-Govinda-Nama-Kirtana-Ratna-Mala by Siddha Manohar
by JD33
Jul 20, 2020 13:39:00 GMT -6
No New Posts Lila Texts

Here are some of the main lila or divine sport texts of the Caitanya tradition.

5 90 Govinda lilamrita
by nilamadhava
Feb 19, 2020 19:42:27 GMT -6
No New Posts Improving the Mind Through Memorization

In order to do something to counteract the weakening of our minds as we age, I have decided to periodically add Sanskrit verses/stavas here for memorization. These will be stray verses and longer compositions that any serious Vaisnava should know by heart. Many of these I used to know, but now have forgotten. Join me in building a mental garden full of the flowers and fruit trees of Vaisnava wisdom.

1 39 Individual verses from various sources
by jiva
Oct 19, 2019 23:20:34 GMT -6

Multimedia Expressions

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Pictures of people, places and sacred images

14 74 Indian religious posters
by gerard
Apr 25, 2013 17:13:28 GMT -6
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Post links to CV music here.

64 158 my new artist
by Ldd
Feb 20, 2020 17:44:52 GMT -6
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Interesting movies for discussion

Sub-board: Clips

52 103 Do schools kill creativity?
by Deleted
Oct 14, 2010 4:27:47 GMT -6
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Whatcha reading and why? Any good?

12 107 From the Mahabharat
by narottamadasa
Apr 21, 2020 10:15:17 GMT -6

Writings by Members

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The place to post samples of non-fictional books, either new or in process.

2 50 The Krsna Mind
by JD33
Jul 21, 2020 17:34:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Member's Essays

Essays on various topics by members of the symposium.

8 42 Moving Towards a Sensible CV
by JD33
Jul 22, 2020 23:54:21 GMT -6
No New Posts Members' Novels

Novels in progress by members of the forum and related to CV

by sita
Jan 19, 2011 15:52:42 GMT -6
No New Posts Members' Plays

Plays by members related to Caitanya Vaisnavism.

3 10 words of wisdom from the people's poet
by Deleted
Sept 1, 2010 1:44:45 GMT -6
No New Posts Members' Poetry

The place for members to present their own poetic creations relating to CV.

57 544 From the Bhagavata Purana
by madanmohandas
Aug 12, 2020 18:35:23 GMT -6
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Short Stories written by members relating in some way to CV

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No New Posts Members' Translations

Members' translations for various Vaisnava texts and other works deemed illuminating to the community.

1 6 Gutika Translations
by madanmohandas
Aug 5, 2020 7:59:57 GMT -6


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