Radhanath Swami – Quotes

From Radhanath Swami's spiritual teachings

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Radhanath Swami on Bhakti


Wherever life takes me, please allow me to always keep you in my heart. – Radhanath Swami

When we chant the holy names of the Lord together, we unify with one another, we unify our consciousness, our minds, and our hearts in the oneness of our love for God. It is a beautiful experience. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Love Of God


“Pure water means you do not add anything to it, but take out all the contamination. Similarly, pure love means you don’t put anything external; rather you take out all the dirt from your heart, and then you will experience pure love of God.” – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Religions


The diverse religions and races bring beauty to the world if we truly understand in our hearts the essence of who we are and what we stand for. And that really is the essence of spirituality. By Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Service


What really impresses the hearts of people is not miraculous feats but genuine humility, integrity and a true sense of love achieved through service. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Free Will


Every moment we have the free will to react to whatever comes upon us; and character is how we respond to every situation by feeding the goodness of our heart, the divinity within us, rather than the anger, envy and selfishness. by  Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Love


Things can give pleasure to the mind and senses, but only love can give pleasure to the heart. And ultimately, that is what we are looking for. – Radhanath Swami

A person’s accomplishments induce respect and adoration from another person’s mind, but it doesn’t go beyond that. But a person’s character induces respect and love from other people’s hearts. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Moral Life


No matter how much we fight and pray to control our senses and lead a moral life, our envy, greed and lust will keep coming back, unless the holy name of the Lord actually goes right into our heart. By Radhanath Swami