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Why so many religions?

By Ajit Krishna Dasa Question: “If there’s one God, why are there more than 4,000 religions?” My answer: You could also ask: If there

Theism is the True Worldview

ARGUMENT Premise 1: If a worldview is true it must be able to account for the preconditions of cognition and intelligibility. Premise 2: Either

Vedic Epistemology Properly Understood

By Ajit Krishna Dasa   Krishna consciousness is self-authenticating (svatah-pramana). It cannot be independently proven by any outside evidence. It is itself the only

Atheists Cannot Prove the Existence of Matter

By Ajit Krishna Dasa Atheistic claim: Theists cannot prove the existence of spirit. We only have experience with matter. Rebuttal: On atheism we cannot

The “God Does Not Exist” Self-Contradiction

A person who says “God does not exist” contradicts himself in at least three ways: 1) By presupposing the existence of objective values. As

Intelligence is Proof of God

  “The Personality of Godhead Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa is in every living being along with the individual soul. And this fact is perceived and

ISKCON Slogan or “Prabhupada Said”?

We often hear that Srila Prabhupada said “Preaching is the essence, purity is the force, books are the basis, utility is the principle” as

Almost Initiated by False Guru

By Ajit Krishna Dasa I started my Krishna consciousness in 1998 and knew more or less right away that I would try to dedicate my life

Philosophers by Default

We wake up in this world realizing we have two urges that are irremovable parts of our nature: The urge to live and avoid

Logical Fallacies and Logical Ways of Thinking Explained by Srila Prabhupada

Prabhupada: "Vicara means you just try to understand the gift of Lord Caitanya by logic, vicara. Don't follow blindly. Following blindly something, that is