Spiritual Questions and Answers with Radhanath Swami

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Radhanath Swami gives tips for the final exam of life–Death…

By on April 19, 2011 in Life with 88 Comments
Radhanath Swami gives tips for the final exam of life–Death…

Question to Radhanath Swami: I have always believed  that celebrities lived a nice life but we often witness them dying miserably. How can I live a life which doesn’t end miserably?
Radhanath Swami: In scriptures it is said, “mahajano yena gatau sa panthau” – It means that if one truly wants to understand how to live a perfect life, “One must follow in the footsteps of the great souls.”

 

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Isn’t our spiritual goal achieved only at the time of death? Radhanath Swami clarifies…

By on March 27, 2011 in Insights with 74 Comments
Isn’t our spiritual goal achieved only at the time of death? Radhanath Swami clarifies…

Question to Radhanath Swami: In ordinary life, our short-term goals—wealth, fame, money, etc.—are measurable. To aspire for love of God is to pursue the proper long term goal. But unlike short-term goals, isn’t this goal achieved only after death?

Radhanath Swami: The highest goal does not come at the time of death. The highest goal comes when we make service to God the highest priority of our life.

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Are we this Body? Radhanath Swami Answers…

By on November 13, 2010 in Life with 58 Comments
Are we this Body? Radhanath Swami Answers…

Question to Radhanath Swami: How to explain about one’s true self to an atheist, how to explain to him about what his real identity is?

Radhanath Swami: The body is always changing, but do we change? Does the witness of the body and the mind change? From boyhood to youth to old age, we are the witness of life. If you show a person a photograph of himself/herself as a little baby, they will say “that was me when I was 2 months old.”

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How could God allow such a tragedy to take place? Radhanath Swami Answers…

By on September 14, 2010 in Events, Nature with 292 Comments
How could God allow such a tragedy to take place? Radhanath Swami Answers…

Question to Radhanath Swami : If there is a God who is all loving and compassionate, how could he allow a tragedy like The Attack on the world Trade Centre (WTC) on 9/11 (Sept 11) to take place?

Radhanath Swami : Today the world is drastically shaken by recent events that have taken place in the United States of America. I just came from that land. I have never seen America in such a condition. It is shaken to its very core ….

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