When we expose ourselves to severe vaisnava-aparadha, it is like pulling our devotional creeper out from the root. It doesn't get the nourishment then we systematically dry out, then we lose the taste for chanting, reading, deity worship, book distribution, what could be worse! We lose devotional service ultimately.
Maya targets your chanting because it’s your most potent weapon against her. To the degree you allow her to distract you from chanting well, you become malleable to her will.
Chanting the holy name of the Lord immediately renovates the transcendental relationship of the living being with the Supreme Lord.
Sri Chaitanya Caritamrta,
Adi Lila, 7.76
If all types of worship, worship of Lord Krishna is best and better than the worship of Lord Krishna is the worship of His devotee, the Vaisnava.
The holy name of Krishna is so attractive that anyone who chants it — including all living entities, moving and nonmoving, and even Lord Krishna Himself — becomes imbued with love of Krishna. This is the effect of chanting the Hare Krishna maha-mantra.
Chaitanya Caritamrta, Antya Lila 3.268,
BACE is like a temple away from the temple and also at the same time, a home away from home.
In this material world there are only two representatives of the Supreme Personality of Godhead; the transcendental sound vibration of the Holy Name and his eternally transcendental deity incarnation.
The whole way modern civilization is set up, it simply puts people in anxiety.
Lecture on "Memories of my youth" – 27th OCT'06 – DXB
If you are living in someone's house and crying, they are bound to ask you what is wrong. So Vrndavana is Radharani's land and if you cry sincerely, She is sure to reciprocate sooner or later.
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