Articles by Joshua M. Greene


  • Srila Prabhupada’s Books - More Than Words on a Page   Teaching Bhagavad Gita and other Bhakti texts poses a challenge even for seasoned devotees. How do we convey in a relevant way Sanskrit teachings that date back thousands of years? Many devotees offer a simple answer: it"s all there in Srila Prabhupada's commentaries
  • Art as Path to Transcendence - A discussion with Srila Prabhupada on art in Bhakti culture1 (Paris, 1973)   In the mid-1960s, progressives held sway in American society and the mood was full throttle into a bright future of technology and human creative potential. My mom had vowed to provide her only child with a good
  • Rock On, With Care - Memories from travels with a realized soul   It was in the summer of 1973, shortly after George Harrison bought Piggott's Manor (later renamed Bhaktivedanta Manor) for Srila Prabhupada and his movement in the UK. The mock-Tudor mansion came with 17 acres of land (it has expanded to more than