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Austerity and Pleasure: Managing Our...
Average: 5 (2 votes)
Meditating on the Damodarashtaka
Average: 5 (4 votes)
Sita Devi's Inner Harmony
Average: 4.5 (21 votes)
Ashtanga-yoga, Kundalini, and Bhakti
Average: 4.4 (9 votes)
The Madhusudana Mystery
Average: 4.4 (17 votes)
Srila Prabhupada on Darwin and Darwinism
Average: 4.4 (5 votes)
Gita Nagari: Prabhupada's Vision for an...
Average: 4.4 (10 votes)
The Authority of the Puranas
Average: 4.4 (5 votes)
An Appointment with Mr. Death
Average: 4.4 (10 votes)
Time and Again
Average: 4.4 (10 votes)

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WELCOME  Srila Prabhupada encouraged his disciples to write articles for Back to Godhead. He gave these basic guidelines: They should read the books he was translating, and write their realizations in their own words.

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