Garsha ri Garsha is hereHanuman das
This is one of those articles where my brain is so shocked that it stops working
Ok, let us go back to ABC of spiritual life. Chanting Hare Krishna is the most important activity in the age of Kali. So, let us remind ourselves about the exact words of maha-mantra:
Hare Krishna, Hare Krishna, Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama, Hare Hare
Maybe it’s best that you print this article because hard times are ahead of us.
It is the beginning of 2019, and ISKCON has gurus which are chanting very strange mantras. Yesterday, Giriraja Swami published a video of himself chanting. However, I see a slight problem with his chanting, he is not chanting Hare Krishna maha-mantra. Listen to this, skip first 13 minutes, chanting starts after that:
I have summoned all my compassion and forgiveness, I fully rejected all my envy, and I still couldn’t hear maha-mantra in this video. Now, this guy is supposed to teach others how to chant. No, he is actually pure devotee who perfected his chanting. 😀 He published this video in group “Giriraj Swami Japa Sanga”. ISKCON is becoming increasing funny these days.
So, listen to the video and tell me what you hear. I am hearing this:
Garsha ri Garsha Krisha Krisha re re mumbo jumbo
Very strange chanting indeed.
When taking initiation in ISKCON, don’t take it for granted that your guru actually knows how to chant. You could be surprised later on.
UPDATE Mar 29th:
Many devotees can’t believe their ears when they hear new Garsha ri Garsha mantra, and some of them are proposing the idea that Giriraja Swami has some kind of medical condition and that he can’t pronounce properly because of that. But, there is no medical condition, here is his lecture from two months ago, listen at minute 40, he speaks perfect English. So, it is just spaced-out chanting: