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May you reach your life’s goal! These are simple to follow and help in conducting the programmes very well. Must give up the offenses. Some interesting Krsna conscious games to play during picnics with your Bhakti Vriksha members. Do not worry too much if a few of the members leave your group. vfiksha
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As soon as he taps his stick loudly on the viksha, everyone stops walking and chanting. Srila Prabhupada said, Chanting japa should be done early in the morning with full concentration preferably during the Brahma muhurtha time.
The siksha levels thus designed by the Congregational Development Ministry are excellent means to fill the new devotees path with exciting frontiers to reach and cross at every step. One team is called Swans and the other crows. July 27, — Basically, it is an aid for the Bhakti Vriksa Servant Leader A Group Leader is called a “Servant Leader” since he serves the Group and its members to conduct the group meetings in a systematic manner.
Arjunas Gandiva bow was slipping from him because: Kindly share the days and time, I would like to be bha,ti part of it. As vrinda members will tend to be quite indiscriminating in their early days of spiritual life about whom to hear from and whom not hear, they are prone to getting confused in their proper understanding of Krishna consciousness.
These modules are a very small attempt at developing this manuall of compassion and selflessness in disseminating Krsna bhakti in an organized way. When one sees a murti, of a demigod, he should offer respect; seeing that demigod as a Vaishnava.
Bhakti Vriksha Manual
I have lived with and seen all this for the last twenty years, and therefore wish to assure Devaki Mataji that I can show here all the above in real life. The word Guda Kesha means: Krishna is addressed as infallible by Arjuna becausea He is always victoriousb He has no faultsc He attracts everyoned He never fails in His affection for His devotees. Women are excellent Bhakti Vriksha leaders for they naturally possess and exercise many viksha the characteristics expected of a Bhakti Vriksha leader.
Siksha Ceremony The most important part of this program is to encourage your members to commit to a spiritual standard. On the other hand, insensitive handling of them could result in strained relationships and bad feelings. With guru in mind, one should worship Krishna; and with guru in mind one should chant the holy name.
While pulling, both teams chant Hare Krsna very loudly. The Bhakti vriksha sevak should inspire every participants to shares their views in response to the Application questions. Also associating with devotees reminds us of Krishna: For those starting out from the level bhaki Prabhupada Asraya, the smaller books of Srila Prabhupada can also be included in this compulsory reading.
At the end of every module we have assigned the succeeding week for presenting a seminar to motivate the participants to commit themselves to the next siksha level. Now do like that, boil the milk.
The Bhakti Vriksha system is a humble effort by bhakti vriksha practitioners to systematically spread Krsna consciousness by empowerment. They need not memorize thembut they should be able to find them when they need to substantiate the Krishna conscious philosophy to others. On the other hand, simply thinking positively in reference to devotees or to devotional service is already taken into account and given good credits.
Srila Prabhupada said, We should not sleep more than seven hours.
Bhakti Vriksha Manual
This bhamti also encourage them to be more participative and involved in the bhakti vriksha meetings. Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu has said that if even one percent of the population becomes devotees, the golden age will set in! The Mahacakrapatis can give their records to the program director and so on. The tune should be simple for everyone to follow.
With this end in view, we have developed the following procedure to keep track of their progress and to guide them to understand the manhal of sadhana bhakti and to help them to be motivated and committed to perform their sadhana sincerely and regularly. They wake up Prince Narottam: Practice means employing our senses in some particular type of work. So, if we are judging BV according to how devotees try to implement it, we may get a completely wrong impression and understanding of what BV really is because not everybody is walking his or her talk.
Prasadam could be planned depending on what time the program is held. The expense is only on prasadam, which again can be adjusted according bhwkti ones means. Regular meetings with the other leaders as well as with the programme coordinator are very essential. As long as the living entity is not firmly situated in Sambandha Jnana, he will continue to chant in Namabhasa stage. They can, thus, be regular at your meetings.
For giving close association to the husbands, either her husband or some other devotee could help out.