Solar system & Moon landing – Views of Indian Scriptures and Science!

Posted or Updated on September 10th, 2020Solar system & Moon landing – Views of Indian Scriptures and Science! A devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “Hare Krishna Prabhu. I sincerely request u to clarify my big doubt due to which my friend is making fun of information given in our scriptures. My doubt is… Prabhupad … Continue reading “Solar system & Moon landing – Views of Indian Scriptures and Science!”

Science behind the dissolution of Lord Ganapathi Clay statues in sea or river!

Posted or Updated on September 3rd, 2019Science behind the dissolution of Lord Ganapathi Clay statues in sea or river! We have seen so many Ganapathi/ Ganesh/ Vinayaga statues made up of clay are dissolved in sea or river after 11 days of Ganapathi Puja! There is science and good purpose behind every ritual in Indian … Continue reading “Science behind the dissolution of Lord Ganapathi Clay statues in sea or river!”

What are the recommended colours of clothes to wear in temples?

Posted or Updated on August 5th, 2019What are the recommended colours of clothes to wear in temples? Kavita asked like this: “Hare Krsna!! I have a query regarding wearing garments in temple. In Nector of Devotion, offenses to be avoided , its written, one should not wear Red or Blue garments in temple. Can you … Continue reading “What are the recommended colours of clothes to wear in temples?”

Sleeping Facing North is bad, but Chanting facing north is good. Why?

Posted or Updated on July 29th, 2019Sleeping Facing North is bad, but Chanting facing north is good. Why? (Science & Spirituality Series) There is an advice in the old scriptures: Don’t sleep keeping the head towards north side;  But, Chant the Lord’s Names facing the north side! This Post is aimed to explain why. Prepare, … Continue reading “Sleeping Facing North is bad, but Chanting facing north is good. Why?”

MYTHS & SCIENCE IN AVOIDING A CERTAIN THINGS ON PARTICULAR DAYS! 

Posted or Updated on July 15th, 2019MYTHS & SCIENCE IN AVOIDING A CERTAIN THINGS ON PARTICULAR DAYS!  A Girl devotee (Name hidden on request) asked like this: “Hare krishna prabhuji. I have query regarding Doubts about superstitions. Someone says, dont wash cloths on thursday or don’t wear black on saturday. Dont wash your hair on … Continue reading “MYTHS & SCIENCE IN AVOIDING A CERTAIN THINGS ON PARTICULAR DAYS! “

CHATURMASYA (or) CATURMAS VRATH – SCIENCE, STORY & A to Z DETAILS!

Posted or Updated on July 12th, 2019CHATURMASYA (or) CATURMAS VRATH – SCIENCE, STORY & A to Z DETAILS! BASIC DETAILS (1) Chaturmasya (or) Caturmasya (or) Chaturmas means FOUR MONTHS. (2) The four months Vrath of Chaturmas begins on Deva Shayani Ekadasi (June/ July) and ends on Praboshini Ekadasi (Karthika month, ie, November) (3) Lord Vishnu’s … Continue reading “CHATURMASYA (or) CATURMAS VRATH – SCIENCE, STORY & A to Z DETAILS!”

How can the Psychiatric Patients follow Krishna Consciousness?

Posted or Updated on June 5th, 2019How can the Psychiatric Patients follow Krishna Consciousness? A Girl devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: “hare Krishna Prabhu ji.. I have a disease called schizophrenia. I feel i should not get married.. but my parents are already into searching a match for me .. please tell me the … Continue reading “How can the Psychiatric Patients follow Krishna Consciousness?”

Do Indian Scriptures speak about Multiple Stars and Solar System?

Posted or Updated on June 1st, 2019Do Indian Scriptures speak about Multiple Stars and Solar System? A male devotee asked like this: “Hare krishna prabhuji… I hav few doubts for which i haven’t got convincing answers. According to shastras if there is only one sun, what abt other stars that we see in sky? Even … Continue reading “Do Indian Scriptures speak about Multiple Stars and Solar System?”

Scientific reasons to wear Saffron Colour dress by the renounced sanyasis?

Posted or Updated on March 14th, 2019Scientific reasons to wear Saffron Colour dress by the renounced sanyasis? Abhishek Kushwaha asked like this: “Why do brahmachari & sanyansi wear saffron coloured dress and not any other colour ?” REPLY: First, in your question, there should be a correction. Prepare, Analyze & Match horoscopes; Release Matrimonial & … Continue reading “Scientific reasons to wear Saffron Colour dress by the renounced sanyasis?”

Science behind the fact that chanting keeps ghosts away!

Posted or Updated on September 22nd, 2018Science behind the fact that chanting keeps ghosts away! Indrajit Dey asked like this: “Hare Krishna prabhu ji. I’ve heard in a lecture that ghost and goblins can’t ever harm a devotee who’s been chanting hare Krishna maha mantra profoundly. Only brahmarakshah may be able to touch a devotee … Continue reading “Science behind the fact that chanting keeps ghosts away!”

Science behind loud kirtans and active dancing in devotion!

Posted or Updated on September 14th, 2018Science behind loud kirtans and active dancing in devotion! A devotee (Name hidden) asked like this: Hare Krishna Prabhu. One of my friends was debating with me that if Krishna is present everywhere what is the need of shouting and dancing on Hare Krishna ‘hysterically’ ( according to him … Continue reading “Science behind loud kirtans and active dancing in devotion!”

Why do people shave their head for God? (and also other similar practices)

Posted or Updated on April 18th, 2018Why do people shave their head for God? (and also other similar practices) Mehra Amit asked like this: “Hare Krishna Prabhu ji, please tell me why at Tirupati Temple, women devotees shaves their head….why they do it… and is this shaving of head is only for women and not … Continue reading “Why do people shave their head for God? (and also other similar practices)”

SCIENTIFIC REASONS FOR WEARING STONES IN FINGER RINGS AND PENDANTS!

Posted or Updated on April 12th, 2018SCIENTIFIC REASONS FOR WEARING STONES IN FINGER RINGS AND PENDANTS! Such finger rings and pendants should be used only if we have some expectation of good fortunes. Krishna has said in Bhagavad Gita that we can get the material benefits from the demigods and  celestials by worshiping them. However, … Continue reading “SCIENTIFIC REASONS FOR WEARING STONES IN FINGER RINGS AND PENDANTS!”

Scientific reasons for honouring Gurus, Vaishnavas and Cows though they are humans and animals respectively!

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2018Scientific reasons for honouring Gurus, Vaishnavas and Cows though they are humans and animals respectively! This is the question for many! Why should I honour other devotees who are also humans like me? Why should I worship Cow who is an animal and perform Pujas for her? Spiritually, we … Continue reading “Scientific reasons for honouring Gurus, Vaishnavas and Cows though they are humans and animals respectively!”

Scientific and Spiritual reasons and Procedure of having a SIKHA (small lock of hairs) on the shaved head by the devotees!

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2018Scientific and Spiritual reasons and Procedure of having a SIKHA (small lock of hairs) on the shaved head by the devotees! Actual Question from a devotee: “hare Krishna prabhuji…it hav been created many question by other on y do we keep Shikha? And wat is reason of removing hair … Continue reading “Scientific and Spiritual reasons and Procedure of having a SIKHA (small lock of hairs) on the shaved head by the devotees!”

28 SCIENTIFIC AND SPIRITUAL REASONS FOR WEARING TILAK (MARK ON FOREHEAD)

Posted or Updated on February 23rd, 201828 SCIENTIFIC AND SPIRITUAL REASONS FOR WEARING TILAK (MARK ON FOREHEAD) FIVE SCIENTIFIC REASONS OF WEARING TILAK:   (i) Wearing Tilaka boosts the memory power.  How? The spot between the eyebrows, is the seat of memory and thinking that is also called the Aajna Chakra in the language of Yoga. The … Continue reading “28 SCIENTIFIC AND SPIRITUAL REASONS FOR WEARING TILAK (MARK ON FOREHEAD)”

WHAT IS THE IMPORTANCE OF PILGRIMAGE TO HOLY (SACRED) PLACES INCLUDING CHAR DHAM?

Posted or Updated on August 22nd, 2018WHAT IS THE IMPORTANCE OF PILGRIMAGE TO HOLY (SACRED) PLACES INCLUDING CHAR DHAM? Actual Question from Aarti Vasan Salunkhe: “Hare Krishna prabhu Ji. What is importance of visiting char Dham. Which are Char Dham places.” REPLY: India itself is a sacred country that was chosen by Krishna to take … Continue reading “WHAT IS THE IMPORTANCE OF PILGRIMAGE TO HOLY (SACRED) PLACES INCLUDING CHAR DHAM?”

SOLAR AND LUNAR ECLIPSES : DO’s AND DON’Ts DURING ECLIPSE!

Posted or Updated on December 8th, 2017SOLAR AND LUNAR ECLIPSES :   DO’s AND DON’Ts DURING ECLIPSE! HOW LUNAR AND SOLAR ECLIPSES HAPPEN? LUNAR ECLIPSE : Occurs when the Earth passes between the Moon and the Sun, and the Earth’s shadow obscures the moon or a portion of it. SOLAR ECLIPSE: Occurs when the Moon passes … Continue reading “SOLAR AND LUNAR ECLIPSES : DO’s AND DON’Ts DURING ECLIPSE!”