Bhakti Raghava Swami

Astounding differences

Do you remember varna asrama? Well, if you are reading Prabhupada's books, you surely remember that word, since something regarding varna-asrama is mentioned every 10 to 15 pages in Prabhupada's books. But the interesting thing is to notice the astounding difference how various Prabhupada's disciple approach this topic. (more…)

“Shy” Lioness – protest against sahajiya deviation

What follows is an email exchange and youtube video I made about women lectures. Although Prabhupada did allow women to give lectures (in case there is no equally qualified man present), his general tendency was to emphasize chastity and shyness as primary qualities for women. Giving lectures in front of brahmacaries definitely breaks vedic culture. (more…)