Asthi Visarjan (or) Ash immersion ceremony and Its importance!

Posted or Updated on June 28th, 2021Asthi Visarjan (or) Ash immersion ceremony and Its importance! Jitendra asked like this: Hare Krishna prabhuji, dandwat pranam. Why Asthi Visarjan is done? Please explain the glories of Asthi Visarjan(अस्थि विसर्जन) in Yamuna Ji in Vrindavan. Please explain the glories of Asthi Visarjan(अस्थि विसर्जन) in Ganga Ji in Haridwar. … Continue reading “Asthi Visarjan (or) Ash immersion ceremony and Its importance!”

What are the recommended Rituals for relief from Ghost body?

Posted or Updated on May 12th, 2021What are the recommended Rituals for relief from Ghost body? GARUDA  ASKED  BHAGAWAN:  “Janardhana! How can a person be relieved from his ghost form? Please tell me!” BHAGAWAN REPLIED: “O Bakshi raj! There are some Rituals for relief from Ghost body. The family must immediately consult the qualified brahmanas … Continue reading “What are the recommended Rituals for relief from Ghost body?”

Why should the dead bodies be cremated as early as possible?

Posted or Updated on April 18th, 2021Why should the dead bodies be cremated as early as possible? A male devotee (Name hidden)  asked like this: “What is the purpose, what is the reason and what is spiritual and scientific significance behind the cremation of the body after death?” REPLY: The scriptures like Garuda Purana say … Continue reading “Why should the dead bodies be cremated as early as possible?”

YAMA’s COUNTRY AND COURT PROCEEDINGS – FULL DESCRIPTION!

Posted or Updated on March 18th, 2021YAMA’s COUNTRY AND COURT PROCEEDINGS – FULL DESCRIPTION! YAMA’S WORLD – DESCRIPTION BHAGAWAN SAYS IN GARUDA PURANA: VAIVASVATA CITY is the City of Yama! This city has 144 Kadha, ie, 2419 kms breadh! (Kadha is an ancient measurement. One kadha is equal to 10 miles or 16.8 kms approximately)! … Continue reading “YAMA’s COUNTRY AND COURT PROCEEDINGS – FULL DESCRIPTION!”

How Yama knows the sins and good deeds of people on earth?

Posted or Updated on February 12th, 2021How Yama knows the sins and good deeds of people on earth? Suda Goswami spoke to the Sownaga and the assembled Rishis who were hearing his story: Bhagawan Narayana speaks to Garuda: “Oh, King of Birds! During the Pralaya Period, Lord Maha Vishnu accomodated all the people, living beings … Continue reading “How Yama knows the sins and good deeds of people on earth?”

GHOSTS & PITARS (ANCESTORS/ FOREFATHERS) IN PITRU LOKA – DIFFERENCES!

Posted or Updated on May 4th, 2020GHOSTS & PITARS (ANCESTORS/ FOREFATHERS) IN PITRU LOKA – DIFFERENCES!! A woman devotee asked like this: (I have hidden name) “hare krsna prabujee,   I have one counseling question.  is there anything such as pitras? does they exist? i heard that they come in people body and speak correct things. … Continue reading “GHOSTS & PITARS (ANCESTORS/ FOREFATHERS) IN PITRU LOKA – DIFFERENCES!”

KARMA & SUICIDE: If karma decides suicide, why the person is punished with a ghost body?

Posted or Updated on October 14th, 2019KARMA & SUICIDE: If karma decides suicide, why the person is punished with a ghost body? A male devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “When krisna fixes our ages, does he only consider death by natural reasons,  PRE-DESTINATION, can’t he predict who’ll commit suicide n at what age?  Let’s … Continue reading “KARMA & SUICIDE: If karma decides suicide, why the person is punished with a ghost body?”

Should we avoid offering food to Krishna for one year after death in family?

Posted or Updated on August 17th, 2019Should we avoid offering food to Krishna for one year after death in family? A Girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: Hare krishna prabhuji. My grandmother recently passed away. So many of our relatives were saying that we can not offer radha krishna cooked prasadam for a year. … Continue reading “Should we avoid offering food to Krishna for one year after death in family?”

Can we meet the same relatives in next birth? Are they our soulmates?

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2019Can we meet the same relatives in next birth? Are they our soulmates? “Meera” asked like this: Some karmic relationships we have will be compensated in our next birth. So do we meet those souls in another birth. Also soul mates concept is it completely baseless? Hare Krishna. REPLY: … Continue reading “Can we meet the same relatives in next birth? Are they our soulmates?”

Why should we avoid praying anything for 13 days after death of close family members?

Posted or Updated on May 3rd, 2019Why should we avoid praying anything for 13 days after death of close family members? Ranjini Rajammal asked like this: “Hare Krishna prabhu. I have question based on this. I understand your explanation why we shouldn’t attend parties until 13th days. But why we shouldn’t pray or go to … Continue reading “Why should we avoid praying anything for 13 days after death of close family members?”

Why people fear for death? Why should NOT we cry after the death of relatives?

Posted or Updated on April 24th, 2019Why people fear for death? Why should NOT we cry after the death of relatives? A devotee who requested anonymity asked like this: “Hare krishna prabhu ji.i wanted to ask u why people are scared of death.  Second question.  my dad just passed away 3 months ago.  families n … Continue reading “Why people fear for death? Why should NOT we cry after the death of relatives?”

How to understand if even the enemies killed by Krishna are also liberated?

Posted or Updated on April 23rd, 2019How to understand if even the enemies killed by Krishna are also liberated? This is the doubt for many who read the ithikas and puranas. Actually, they may think that the kings or demons who opposes Krishna and are killed by Him should be sent to serious hells for … Continue reading “How to understand if even the enemies killed by Krishna are also liberated?”

What are the rituals to ensure good status of my deceased father?

Posted or Updated on February 19th, 2019What are the rituals to ensure good status of my deceased father? A male devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: I am cousin of ………………………………….. My father passed away due to heart attack on 31 January (it was the day of ekadashi). Now from the day of his death, … Continue reading “What are the rituals to ensure good status of my deceased father?”

Nature Of Athma (Soul): Can the athma (Soul) feel, see, speak and work?

Posted or Updated on September 9th, 2019Nature Of Athma (Soul): Can the athma (Soul) feel, see, speak and work? Two Questions on the same topic: (1) Mehra Amit asked like this: “Hare Krishna Prabhu ji, Kindly clear my few doubts, 1) Is Atma male or female, some says that only supreme personality of godhead Lord … Continue reading “Nature Of Athma (Soul): Can the athma (Soul) feel, see, speak and work?”

Why we face double punishments in hell and next birth through karma?

Posted or Updated on July 30th, 2021Why we face double punishments in hell and next birth through karma? A devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Hare krishna, prabhu….dandabat pranam…thanks for all of your wonderful counsellings. Wish more to know from you.all good , bad things are due to karma reaction. After death person go to … Continue reading “Why we face double punishments in hell and next birth through karma?”

PITRU DOSHA  – CAUSES, EFFECTS, PARIHARS (REMEDIES) & FAQs!

Posted or Updated on January 3rd, 2020PITRU DOSHA  – CAUSES, EFFECTS, PARIHARS (REMEDIES) & FAQs!  PITRU DOSHA – CAUSES There are five major causes for Pitru dosha: (1) In case your ancestors had committed serious crimes like killing, spoiling the purity of women, cheating the women, abducting the properties of others, etc, they pass this Pitru … Continue reading “PITRU DOSHA  – CAUSES, EFFECTS, PARIHARS (REMEDIES) & FAQs!”

Rituals to ancestors & food to crows! What if an ancestor had got moksha?

Posted or Updated on May 12th, 2020Rituals to ancestors & food to crows! What if an ancestor had got moksha? Actual Question from two devotees: (i) Rashmi Jawahire: Hello Prabhuji,koti koti pranam.My name is Rashmi Jawahire, I have read all ur articles. l am a great fan of yours, your articles are life changing sir. … Continue reading “Rituals to ancestors & food to crows! What if an ancestor had got moksha?”

Why should the family follow Sutak (Grief) Rituals for a dead person for one year?

Posted or Updated on March 14th, 2018Why should the family follow Sutak (Grief) Rituals for a dead person for one year? Actual Question from a girl devotee: please help me … sutak rules are made by whom – we human beings or lord krishna?? because i dont find anything about this in gita.. can you … Continue reading “Why should the family follow Sutak (Grief) Rituals for a dead person for one year?”

Do evil spirits or ghosts or village gods attack the devotees of Krishna and enter into another body?

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2019Do evil spirits or ghosts or village gods attack the devotees of Krishna and enter into another body? Actual Question from an initiated girl devotee: Hare Krsna prabhuji. Dandavat pranam Today I wanna ask you that could a spirit can cause harm to those who are beginners at Krishna … Continue reading “Do evil spirits or ghosts or village gods attack the devotees of Krishna and enter into another body?”

Why ghosts and evil spirits disturb others and How to elevate them?

Posted or Updated on January 12th, 2021Why ghosts and evil spirits disturb others and How to elevate them? A Girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: Hari bol Prabhuji… Dandavat pranam. Hope you must be fine. I wanna ask this time that is the evil spirit concept is justifiable. Why the spirits get detached from … Continue reading “Why ghosts and evil spirits disturb others and How to elevate them?”

Devotees too suffer in Pandemic & Disasters. Why Krishna allows this?

Posted or Updated on June 8th, 2020 Devotees too suffer in Pandemic & Disasters. Why Krishna allows this? Qn. In Detail from two devotees (i) A girl devotee: “Hare Krishna Anna…In Bangladesh ISKCON and Mumbai ISKCON, many devotees were affected by Covid-19 (Corona) recently. How did Krishna allow his servants to suffer like others? please … Continue reading “Devotees too suffer in Pandemic & Disasters. Why Krishna allows this?”