So to get a clear comparison we have made the Sanskrit verses on the same number of lines in both books. Here eacht Canto has mostly 3 books. This idea of printing it in 400 page books is Prabhupada’s idea. And he clearly says that the word “bhajati” or “bhajan” means service unto the Lord (Bhagavan) directly, i.e in deity form. I have been trying to find out if this one volume 2nd Canto has been changed in translations or purports but cannot figure it out without going through it verse by verse with my own books, but I don’t have the time. Who ever is making changes in Prabhupad’s script is just trying to increase the illumination of the sun light but litting the lamp, which offcourse and obviously worthless, not only knowledge point of view but spritually it hardly makes any sense. PAMHO. His Siksastakam is notable. He alone is able to bestow his divine mood on those dedicated exclusively to his message. Srimad-Bhagavatam (1.5.11): So read all of Prabhupada’s books and then read them again and again. Resorting to Srila Prabhupada’s lotus feet and books, eschewing all deviant and deficent writings is the natural, swift and blissful way to Sri Krishna. It is insanity. Thank you for the great service you are rendering to Srila Prabhupada and Chaitanya Maha Prabhu’s movement. Some of the mention-worthy habits & queries that BG-As it is helped me fixing and addressing are the : The aforementioned clarifications are a rocket shoot for someone like me, who had been carrying the burden of these very fundamental questions. They Changed the KRISHNA-Bhakti to VISHNU Bhakti.. Attention devotees in Pune. All glories to all Vaishnavas. I’m greatly indebted to you, without you i would have again lost in the nescience even after coming in contact with Prabhupad’s teachings. Rather, His main objective was to emancipate all living entities of all countries throughout the entire universe and preach the Eternal Religion…. 4. in this way the question arises “is ISKCON dividing”, because i know many people who are getting dissatisfy with the lots of things happening in the temple by the authorities. 2. i dont speak well enlgish. Prabhupada at other places in the Geeta has stated that there are three features of the absolute truth: Brahman, Paramatma and Bhagavan. But back in … For years I collected original SB’s in particular to give to others, but sometimes when ordering online, a non-original would arrive. On Krishna Store, I see the 30 volume Srimad Bhagavatam set: Because may be we are of different thoughts, may from different cultures but the unique and uniforn in us is the understnding of the spituality and the understanding of Krishna, The Supreme personality. By Giriraj Swami “When Lord Chaitanya was traveling in South India, in a big temple, Ranganatha temple, He went to see the Deity, and He saw one brahmana was reading Bhagavad-gita.And people were joking with him, ‘Oh, Mr. Brahmana, how you are reading Bhagavad-gita?’Because they were neighbors, they knew that this brahmana was illiterate, and he was studying Bhagavad-gita. After Reading Bhagavad gita, what i understood is that Krishna Paramatma was trying to tell us to concentrate on our work no matter whatever we come across. I have regained my memory by Your mercy. Mere reading will not help, if not practiced. 1. who are these people? It seems fairly devious that they change the texts, don’t list the editors, and still keep the “AS IT IS” portion of the title with Srila Prabhupada as the only credit. Apart from any scanning errors and the slight format adjustments we had to make you will very clearly see all the changes that have been made between the two versions of Srila Prabhuapda’s Bhagavad-gita As It Is in a way that was never possible before. 3. And for those of you who haven’t Bhagwat Gita is among the most religious texts of Hinduism. can you provide me a link to the complete 10th canto either online readable or to an ebook please!!!! Thank you once again. ”. Jaya Prabhupada! namany anantasya yaso ‘nkitani yac Hari Hari Where to go for shelter? Hare Krishna! But you can encourage everyone to get the original Bhagavatam set: mora senapati-bhakta yaibe tathaya, “Taking the sharp sword of the congregational chanting of the Holy Name, I will root out and destroy the demoniac mentality in the hearts of the conditioned souls.”, “If some sinful people escape and giving up religious principles go to far off countries, then My commander in chief (Senapati Bhakta) will appear to chase them and distribute Krsna consciousness.”. HE HAS COMMITED AN MAD ELEPHANT OFFENCE!!! ”. Merely reading Bhagavad Gita will not yield the desired results unless teachers acquaint themselves with the scientific knowledge in it. Have you considered the idea of producing a REAL Vedabase with all the documents – something that I could purchase and utilize for a translation of the original teachings into Italian? Thanks very much for this invaluable service. Select the font size … Original Prabhupada Bhagavad-gita As It Is is available at: We all must have heard about bhagvad gita. Bhagavan is represented as the deity form which can be served appropriately. Why don’t you get that and read it and distribute it to others also? You should not change it … I was reading Srimad bhagavatham from website. It is a different sort of editing to the changing that was done on BG and Cc and more recently by BBT on Srimad-Bhagavatam also. i dont no why people are wasting their time in editing those perfect books. Jai Advaita Swami has commented that he had changed portions of Prabhupada’s translation based on his American understanding of the English lanquage. 3. Posted or Updated on May 15th, 2018. The “not” is missing. HE CERTAINLY HAS EGO ISSUES EVIDENT FRM HIS ANGER TOWARDS U.KRISHNA SAYS BY ANGER INTELLIGENCE IS LOOST!!!!!! Hare Krsna Prabhu ji, You are truly serving the servants for generations to come. We have printed original Srimad-Bhagavatam. Pl. Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan on Thursday said that it was high time that the younger generation should inculcate the habit of reading Bhagavad Gita. Thanks. Bhagavad Gita is meant for those who wish to transcend all confusion. Thank you for this site explaining the changes. Krishnas taste are in Prabhupadas words, and these words are devoid of worldly ego and therefor attractive to everyone. Prabhu, I bought Bhagavad Gita As It Is (1972) from the Krishna store site: For the first time a complete computerized comparison of Srila Prabhuapda’s original 1972 Macmillan Bhagavad-gita As It Is and the current ISKCON “Revised and enlarged” edition is available. Gita is a big part of Indian Philosophy. I found answers to some of the questions I still had after reading Ravi’s book on the Gita for the second time. Based on the Bhagavad Gita, dharma means the law and conscienc e that is worked by each person and their social behavior created naturally. Why God Says Nothing When We Need Him Most, When I Listen, Places Speak: A Story From The Andes About The Importance Of Practising Mindfulness…, It’s time for Mormons to talk about Jesus, How to sense and perceive systemic dynamics. I have a question about a reprinted Srimad Bhagavatam 2nd Canto (in one volume) in my possession. I bet even the earlier/ orginal draft he referred to to make changes did not have these lines. You can get a good idea about the Bhagavad-gita changes by reading:,, sarva-bhūta-sthitaṁ yo māṁ Just wish to know why the addition of a full paragraph at the beginning for Chapter 9 Text 26 as compared to the Mac Millan edition I have which is without it. worships Me and remains always in Me in all circumstances. Hare Krishna, Looking at the flow and precise wording of Srila Prabhupada I find no reason to change His writing. Im so sorry about this. According to my understanding, more than reading Bhagavad Geeta its more important to understand Bhagavad Geeta. 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