WHY FOLLOWING DEVOTION NEGLECTING PARENTS IS WRONG? – CASE STUDIES!

Posted or Updated on January 15th, 2020WHY FOLLOWING DEVOTION NEGLECTING PARENTS IS WRONG?– CASE STUDIES! Following devotion neglecting parents is wrong and I never support such attitude of leaving old parents without care to follow devotion. This happens in many devotees in most of the centers of devotional practices. The attitude of a (late) Sankaracharya, Sri … Continue reading “WHY FOLLOWING DEVOTION NEGLECTING PARENTS IS WRONG? – CASE STUDIES!”

Can one really follow Krishna Consciousness in family life?

Posted or Updated on November 8th, 2019Can one really follow Krishna Consciousness in family life? “A male devotee” (Name hidden) asked like this: “Dear sir, I am new to this site. I fear for quitting the family if I follow devotional life. Please tell me, if I can follow krishna without quitting the family.” REPLY: … Continue reading “Can one really follow Krishna Consciousness in family life?”

My father being a sunyavadi discourages me from Krishna Consciousness. What to do?

Posted or Updated on September 9th, 2019My father being a sunyavadi discourages me from Krishna Consciousness. What to do? A male devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “HARE KRISHNA . Many parents think that devotional stuff makes one completely disinterested in life and my son will become a sanyasi leaving everything is a very common … Continue reading “My father being a sunyavadi discourages me from Krishna Consciousness. What to do?”

What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? – PART – 2

Posted or Updated on June 12th, 2019What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? – PART – 2 A male devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Prabhuji, most of the people who have started coming to ————- (Spiritual organisation name hidden)  are facing the serious Resistance from family members…. Please guide on this topic, … Continue reading “What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? – PART – 2”

What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? – PART-1

Posted or Updated on June 12th, 2019What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? A frustrated male devotee has asked like this on condition of anonymity: “Prabhuji… I’m currently facing lots of problems in life.. Mainly at home.. With goodness I suggest and talk about god n how to attain him but everyone is … Continue reading “What if my family accuses my following Krishna Consciousness? – PART-1”

My sister gets angry for everything after following Krishna. What to do?

Posted or Updated on April 17th, 2019My sister gets angry for everything after following Krishna. What to do? A Girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Hare Krishna Prabhu ji.. I want to tell you that I have a sibling who is a follower of you and a great devotee of Lord Krishna. she loves … Continue reading “My sister gets angry for everything after following Krishna. What to do?”

How to manage our devotion ignoring the materialistic people around us?

Posted or Updated on August 10th, 2018How to manage our devotion ignoring the materialistic people around us? A Girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: Hare Krishna Prabhuji, My question is that how must a person deal with his family members & relatives who are more into material things? When i see people around me, … Continue reading “How to manage our devotion ignoring the materialistic people around us?”

Being a depression patient, how to detach from family to be a devotee of Krishna?

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2018Being a depression patient, how to detach from family to be a devotee of Krishna? A girl devotee asked like this: Prabhuji . i face many health problems. i am a fatty girl my height 5 ft n weight 72 kg..i am also a depression patient taking medicine. i … Continue reading “Being a depression patient, how to detach from family to be a devotee of Krishna?”

My family members do not support me avoiding onion and garlic. How to manage?

Posted or Updated on September 25th, 2018My family members do not support me avoiding onion and garlic. How to manage? A woman devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: Hare Krsna Prabhuji, After reading your posts to avoid onion, garlic, coffee, tea,non- veg, mushrooms, I am very much inspired to lead a life without them and … Continue reading “My family members do not support me avoiding onion and garlic. How to manage?”

How to take right decisions related to Devotion, Personal and Professional life?

Posted or Updated on July 19th, 2018How to take right decisions related to Devotion, Personal and Professional life? Meera asked like this: “Hi Anna, “As you know I really appreciate your service and I really like your attitude in spiritual advancement with logic. In Bhagavad Gita (2-7): “O Krishna. I am confused about my duty, … Continue reading “How to take right decisions related to Devotion, Personal and Professional life?”

I like to quit marriage as I love my parents only and a devotee boy wants to live with me without marriage. What to do?

Posted or Updated on May 25th, 2018I like to quit marriage as I love my parents only and a devotee boy wants to live with me without marriage. What to do? A girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Hare Krishna I am a girl. I completed my graduation in Economics honours. Currently am not … Continue reading “I like to quit marriage as I love my parents only and a devotee boy wants to live with me without marriage. What to do?”

My family does not cooperate in my Krishna Conscious practices. What shall I do?

Posted or Updated on January 20th, 2018My family does not cooperate in my Krishna Conscious practices. What shall I do? Actual Question from a women devotee: “Hare Krishna Prabhuji! Pranam .. This is my question to you, kindly guide me. I am Krishna devotee, Is it far in my part that my family is not … Continue reading “My family does not cooperate in my Krishna Conscious practices. What shall I do?”

What to do when my parents criticize me for my appearance and devotion?

Posted or Updated on January 18th, 2018What to do when my parents criticize me for my appearance and devotion? Actual Questions from two girl devotees: (1) “Hare Krishna Prabhuji !!  I hope you are hale and hearty. My question is that what is difference between self respect and ego? Which is important with family members? … Continue reading “What to do when my parents criticize me for my appearance and devotion?”

I am unable to follow devotion and develop detachment from family because of my physical and mental illness. What to do?

Posted or Updated on January 15th, 2018I am unable to follow devotion and develop detachment from family because of my physical and mental illness. What to do? A girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “prabhuji i face many health problems. i am a fatty girl my height 5 ft n weight 72 kg..i am … Continue reading “I am unable to follow devotion and develop detachment from family because of my physical and mental illness. What to do?”

After coming to devotion, I hate and avoid non-devotee family and others that makes them angry. Why Krishna allows this?

Posted or Updated on September 25th, 2018After coming to devotion, I hate and avoid non-devotee family and others that makes them angry. Why Krishna allows this? ACTUAL QUESTIONS FROM TWO MALE DEVOTEES: (1) “hare krsna prabhu. i have a query on krishna’s protection, firstly about me i was introduced to krsna consciousness at 2007 and … Continue reading “After coming to devotion, I hate and avoid non-devotee family and others that makes them angry. Why Krishna allows this?”

How to follow Krishna Consciousness in an irresponsible family?

Posted or Updated on December 9th, 2017How to follow Krishna Consciousness in an irresponsible family? Actual Question from a woman devotee:  (She has written all her problems): “Hare krishna prabhuji, I have this question stuck in my mind like a stone stuck in throat.. To my understanding this is obviously not good behavior of human, … Continue reading “How to follow Krishna Consciousness in an irresponsible family?”

Is Surrender to Krishna possible when we perform duties as said by Krishna?

Posted or Updated on December 8th, 2017Is Surrender to Krishna possible when we perform duties as said by Krishna? ACTUAL QUESTION from a devotee (Name hidden): What is the meaning of surrendering to Krishna? How should we do/feel to surrender unto Him? How to differentiate between surrendering and doing your duty because we krsna says … Continue reading “Is Surrender to Krishna possible when we perform duties as said by Krishna?”

Family Problems and Depression while following devotion. What to do?

Posted or Updated on December 8th, 2017Family Problems and Depression while following devotion.  What to do? ACTUAL QUESTIONS: (1) Hare Krishna Prabhu.. I am associated with ISCKON since last 3 years….I am observing Ekadashi, chanting (can not do 16 Rounds), attending kirtan and offering Prasad to the Lord Krishna in my home. I m with … Continue reading “Family Problems and Depression while following devotion. What to do?”

Should a devotee girl live with a torturous non devotee father or husband ?

Posted or Updated on December 19th, 2017Should a devotee girl live with a torturous non devotee father or husband ? Qn. In detail from a girl (Name hidden): Hare krsna . My father lost her mother at the age of 10 & as a result of his abnormal childhood he doesn’t know how to behave … Continue reading “Should a devotee girl live with a torturous non devotee father or husband ?”