Free Write Journal #231

February 03, 2023 Free Writes Sankarsana Das Sankarsana has been here for a week, and he has a week to go. Before he arrived, he wrote me a letter and said that he’s not a good servant, but he’ll try his best. Actually, he’s been a very good servant. He does many menial tasks in […]

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Free Write Journal #230

January 27, 2023 Free Writes Narada’s Instructions to Dhruva Maharaja There was an outstanding verse and purport in our out loud reading today from Canto 4, chapter 8, “Dhruva Maharaja Leaves Home for the Forest,” text 54. In the verse Narada instructs the boy that he should act “exactly according to the rules and regulations […]

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Free Write Journal #229

January 20, 2023 Free Writes Medical Update I have been falling asleep while taking my turn in the out loud reading group in the morning. Devotees are noticing and are a little worried. I think the reason is this: in the early morning hours from five to six I’ve been writing feverishly on my new […]

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Free Write Journal #228

January 13, 2023 Free Writes Out-loud Reading In our out-loud reading we are hearing the talks between Devahuti and her son Kapila, the Personality of Godhead. Being assured by his transcendental son Kapila, Kardama Muni went to the forest to execute his duties as a renounced sannyasi. He was free from the anxiety of taking […]

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Free Write Journal #227

December 30, 2022 Free Writes Going Bhakta Aakash has been personally serving me for a while and was going to stay on but he heard that an ice storm may come tonight and so he left Viraha Bhavan a bit suddenly.  He decided to get an early bus and Kathi gave him a ride to […]

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Free Write Journal #226

December 23, 2022 Free Writes Krishna Kripa Has Left He left last night. He’s going to spend a couple of days with his family and then he’s back on Harinam. The people are out passionately Christmas shopping. There’s only one full week left.  The devotees are out chanting all year, spreading good cheer, but especially […]

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Free Write Journal #225

December 16, 2022 Free Writes Little Life Our khichri Hindu bhakta, Amith, moved in with his belongings on Tuesday. He is already trained to do the morning and evening personal services with me. He also helps Krsna Dasi during the day when he’s not working. He is very sweet and helpful. He likes reading Prabhupada […]

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Free Write Journal #224

December 01, 2022 Free Writes Country News While we were honoring our Thanksgiving dinner yesterday, one of Louise’s chickens pecked on the door signaling Sraddha that they were ready for their prasadam. They come over excitedly two or three times a day. There are 15 of them. Then Sraddha ceremoniously walks out and throws out […]

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