Does ‘Form’ limit God?Impersonalism vs Personalism.

The impersonalists often say that form limits God, the ultimate phase of Absolute truth is formless alone, He later happens to assume forms. But according to what Vaishnavas, Shastras, and logic says, It’s not “form” limiting someone, it’s matter (Pancabhootas) out of which a form is generally made of in the material world. The little…

Shuddha Advaita of Vallabhacarya and it’s criticism of Advaita Vedanta

Vallabhacarya had severely criticized Advaita Vedanta and impersonalism. On explaining the nature of the world, Vallabhacarya wrote a book entitled as “Shristhi Bheda vada“, a self explanatory title which is meaning: ‘Doctrine of duality in the creation.’ Vallabhacharya in his works, often explicitly denied that Nirguna Brahman is superior to Saguna Brahman. Infact he makes…

Difference between Harivamsa & Bhagavatam

Bloggers such as Mahapashupastra state that Srimad Bhagavatam is same as Harivamsa and thus is plagiarized. His argument is that Vyasa had no reason at all for composing Bhagavatam when Harivamsa was there, or the other way. Although his article doesn’t even deserve a response, for having way weak reasoning, but for the sake of…

Animal suffering & Merciful God: The problem of evil refuted.

People often object the existence of an merciful God on the basis of Animal suffering. They question, Why do living entities such as Dogs suffer alot, especially those living in streets, although they are very good by nature and heart. Therefore it’s unjustifiable, even from the vision of Karma. Response— Vedic scriptures inform us that…

List of works of Madhvacarya.

Although there are more works of the Acarya, this article will only list the prominent ones, hence the number is limited to 26. Gitā-bhāșya. Gitā-tātparya-nirņaya. Brahma-sutra-bhäsya. Bhāgavata-tātparya-nirņaya. Bhārata-tātparya-nirņaya. Daśopanişad-bhāşya. Rig-bhāsya. Anubhāșya. Krsnāmrta-mahārņava. Tantra-sāra. Sadācāra-smrti. Dvādaśa-kalpa. Jayanti-nirņayaḥ. Nakha-stutiḥ. Upādhi-khandanam. Tattva-vivekaḥ … stotra. Yamaka-bhārata. Yati-praņava. Anuvyākhyāna. Nyäya-vivaraņa. Pramāņa-lakşaņam. Māyāvāda-khaņdanam. Tattva-sańkhyänam. Prapañca-mithyātvānumāna-khandanam. Tattvoddyotaḥ. Kathā-lakşaņam. Karma nirņayaḥ. Vișņu-tattva-nirņayaḥ.

Divinity of Ramanujacarya: Whose Avatara?

Sripad Ramanujacarya, the great Vaishnava Acarya, was an incarnation of Lord Balarama (Sesha, Samkarshana, Lakshmana are same, don’t be confused). This post will be intending to provide scriptural evidences to prove his divinity. Lord Narayana says to Ma Lakshmi, in Brhad Brahma Samhita 2.7.66— “My Sankarsana part,’ , in the form of a Brahmin, by…

Response to Tattvavit Dasa on Gaur Gopal Das.

In his recent video titled as “Gaur Gopal Das’s Sacrilege ofBhagavad-gītā: A Reaction Video” , Tattvavit Dasa tries to prove HG Gaur Gopal Das as a deviant. This post is a humble attempt to refute him, with all respect to him, without any tinge of hatred. In future we will also respond him on YouTube…

Authenticity of Chaitanya Upanishad

In his introduction to the first edition of the Chaitanya Upanishad, Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakur states that the manuscript of the Upanishad was sent to him by a friend, Madhusudan Prabhu, who also produced the Bengali verse translation that appeared in the 1887 publication. Skeptics question the authenticity of the text for it not being mentioned…

Madhva sampraday on Radha Rani

jaya rādhā girivaradhārī śrī nanda-nandana vṛṣabhānu dulārī vṛṣabhānu dulārī rādhe vṛṣabhānu dulārī “All glories to Srimati Radharani and Giri Vara Dhari! He is the son of Nanda Maharaja. She is the darling of Maharaja Vrisabhanu.” Often few so-called followers of Acarya Madhva are caught saying that Srimati Radha Rani is not accepted at all by…

Authenticity of Brahma Samhita: Real or Fake?

The best evidence for Brahma Samhita’s authenticity is that Lord Caitanya himself accepted it. End of debate. But for the sake of skeptical minds— Brahma Vaivarta Maha-purana clearly mentions Brahma Samhita by name and description. Brahma Vaivarta Maha-purana, Krishna Janma Khanda, 133.23—26:— पञ्चकं पञ्चरात्राणां कृष्णमाहात्म्यपूर्वकम् । वसिष्ठं नारदीयं च कापिलं गौतमीयकम्। पं सनत्कुमार यं पञ्चरात्रं…