Summary: Twice a week Srila Dhanurdhara Swami shares his thoughts and realizations on sacred texts such as Bhagavad-gita, Srimad Bhagavatam, Caitanya-caritamrta and more.
Caitanya-caritamrta Antya-lila Chapter 1 Text 13 vrndavana haite prabhu nilacale aila svarupa-gosani gaude varta pathaila TRANSLATION When Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu returned to Jagannatha Puri from Vrndavana, Svarupa Damodara Gosani immediately sent news of the Lord's arrival to the devotees in Bengal. Download the class.
Caitanya-caritamrta Antya-lila Chapter 1 Text 9 madhya-lila sanksepete karilun varnana antya-lila-varnana kichu suna, bhakta-gana TRANSLATION I have briefly described the pastimes of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu known as the madhya-lila. Now I shall attempt to describe something about His last pastimes, which are known as the antya-lila. Download the class.
Narada Bhakti Sutra Sutra 48 yo vedan api sanyasyati kevalam avicchinnanuragam labhate TRANSLATION That person who renounces even the Vedas obtains exclusive and uninterrupted attraction for God. Download the class.
Caitanya-caritamrta Antya-lila Chapter 1 Text 2 durgame pathi me 'ndhasya skhalat-pada-gater muhuh sva-krpa-yasti-danena santah santv avalambanam TRANSLATION My path is very difficult. I am blind, and my feet are slipping again and again. Therefore, may the saints help me by granting me the stick of their mercy as my support. Download the class.
Narada Bhakti Sutra Sutra 48 yah karma-phalam karmani sanyasyati tato nirdvandvo bhavati TRANSLATION [Who can cross beyond illusion?] That person who renounces material duties and their profits, thus transcending duality. Download the class.
Narada Bhakti Sutra Sutra 47 yo vivikta-sthanam sevate yo loka-bandham unmulayati nistraigunyo bhavati yo yoga-ksemam tyajati TRANSLATION [Who can cross beyond illusion?] That person who stays in a secluded place, cuts off at the root his attachment to mundane society, becomes free from the influence of the three modes of nature, and gives up hankering for material gain and security. Download the class.
Narada Bhakti Sutra Sutra 46 kas tarati kas tarati mayam yah sangam tyajati yo mahanubhavam sevate nirmamo bhavati TRANSLATION Who can cross beyond illusion? One who abandons material association, serves the sages, and becomes selfless. Download the class.