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  • The Compelling Competitive Narrative of Krishna Conception

    Q: Raises the question of how to best save all the masses of humanity from being under the influence of false so-called modern conceptions of life and of evolution and of all cosmological questions. Transformation of Krishna into a devotee. — Harinama-mahamantra: the medicine for everyone. — Competing narratives: Krishna conception and mayic misconception. — Education and the underlying world view. — Subjective and objective evolutions. — The element of free will, the cultivation of faith. — A dominant and a counter-narrative. — Faith and association. — Sukriti: from unknown contact to willful cooperation. — How to awaken people to the knowing willful cooperation? — A bleak scenario of objective evolution. — The conceptions of the Absolute: all-accommodating, all-permeating and all-attractive. — The distribution [of Krishna consciousness] is indispensable to personal development. — To develop appreciation for hearing about Krishna. — Consumerism and exploitation is heart disease. — Propaganda of Krishna consciousness narrative will awaken the prospect in the land of dedication.

    Chiang Mai 2019 - The Compelling Competitive Narrative of Krishna Conception

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    Author: Bhakti Sudhir Goswami Cycle: Chiang Mai 2019 Uploaded by: Priyanana Created at: 28 November, 2019
    Duration: 01:14:01 Date: 2019-11-12 Place: Gupta Govardhan Chiang Mai Downloaded: 8 Played: 125

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    If Kirtan means a fight: it’s the Krishna-conception versus the mayic misconception. Another way of framing it is to understand — and what the world is about is competing narratives. There is the Krishna conception narrative and the mayic misconception narrative. And in case anyone has not noticed, we are in the world where the mayic misconception is getting all the airtime. It’s all-pervasive, it’s everywhere and everything.
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    There is no doubt that we are separated from Krishna. Of this there is no doubt. But what is sad is that it doesn’t bother us. It bothers devotees. At a certain point, it is increasingly disturbing to them. And that’s what leads to the heart developing appreciation for hearing. That’s why they’re qualified to hear — because their heart is actually feeling separation from Krishna and hearing about Him is the antidote to that.