How does chanting practically benefit me final 2Presentation Transcript
How does chanting Hare Krishna practically benefit you?
What do the major religions say about chanting the holy names of Lord?
Christ glorified the
Lord’s holy name by
saying “Our Father
who art in Heaven,
hallowed be Thy
prayed “In the
ambrosial hours of
the morning I
meditate on the
grace of the true
the sacred name of
God - “Allah”
of the name of
(namu amida butsu)
repetition of the
holy names of the
Lord, in form of
CHANT ... HARE KRISHNA HARE KRISHNA KRISHNA KRISHNA HARE HARE HARE RAMA HARE RAMA RAMA RAMA HARE HARE AND BE HAPPY!!
MANAH + TRAH What is a mantra? MIND SAVE
Benefits of Chanting Hare Krishna Mantra
Freedom from the reactions of karma
Relief from unwanted drives & habits In our present condition, we are slaves to any whimsical thoughts and desires.
PLEASANT MOOD “ If I start my day on a spiritual note by chanting Hare Krishna, I can make it through the day in a pleasant mood.” Stephen Farmer Health food store owner
PEACE OF MIND “ Chanting Hare Krishna and reading authorized books on Krishna Consciousness has brought me great peace.” Ramesh Lal Toronto Health Spa proprietor
OPENS THE EYES OF WISDOM “ Chanting has opened my eyes to things I never noticed. Its like beautiful music – a very peaceful feeling, very satisfying.” Mrs. Grace Acquistapace Housewife
STRESS RELIEF “ When I am stressed out, I chant. It’s one thing which charges my batteries. It clears my mind and brings me back in focus.” Paul Bleier Printing Executive
MENTAL STABILITY “ When I’m nervous I find chanting very calming. I don’t get shaken up at little things.” Mrs. Sally Raleigh Merchandiser
POSITIVE THINKING “ My outlook towards life is lot more brighter, after starting to associate with Hare Krishna devotees and chanting the mahä-mantra.” Bruce Klienberg Army Officer
“ I’ve noticed that as chanters progress from one level to deeper level, they become more realistic, more tolerant and more energetic.” Dr. Donald R. Tuck Associate Professor, Western Kentucky University DEVELOPMENT OF MATURITY
CHANT … HARE KRISHNA HARE KRISHNA KRISHNA KRISHNA HARE HARE HARE RAMA HARE RAMA RAMA RAMA HARE HARE AND BE HAPPY!!