Holy Names of the Supreme Lord - The only Saviour

The holy names of the Supreme Lord is all-auspicious. Whoever chants these holy names will get purified from all inauspiciousness. When all inauspiciousness is destroyed, there will be no more suffering in our life. This is the way to a happy life. We should chant the holy names as much as possible every day without fail. There are no rules and regulations for chanting these holy names. Even the most sinful person can chant these holy names very soon he will be purified and achieve all happiness. Millions of people have been purified throughout the world and became happy by this chanting process.

Throughout the Vedic Scriptures the importance of chanting the holy names of the Supreme Lord is emphasized so much. 

The Holy Bible (Romans 10.13) states “For whosoever calls upon the holy names of the Supreme Lord shall be saved”.

The Holy Qur’an (7.180) states “The most beautiful names belong to the Supreme Lord. Invoke all auspiciousness by chanting these holy names”.

In Sri Chaitanya Charitamrita (Adi-lila 7.22) it is stated “To save the people of this present age of Kali-yuga, the Supreme Lord Himself appeared in the form of His holy names ”.

All religions are like many schools and teaching the same subject, i.e, “Take shelter of the Supreme Lord by chanting His holy names and solve all the problems of life and become happy”.

The Supreme Lord is one and all the living beings are the children of that one Supreme Lord. He has millions of holy names like Krishna, Allah, Jehovah, Govinda, Gopal, Hari, Ram and so on. Water has many names in different languages like pani, jal, wasser, acqua.... Sun has many names like suraj, surya, sonne, soleil... Similarly the Supreme Lord has millions of holy names. The Vedic scriptures emphasize that all the holy names of the Supreme Lord are included in the sixteen words of Hare Krishna Maha Mantra.

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare

If we chant these sixteen words of Hare Krishna Maha Mantra, it is equivalent to chanting all the holy names of the Supreme Lord. That is why it is called as Maha Mantra. The whole world has understood the importance of chanting the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra and therefore millions of people throughout the world from all religions are chanting the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra including those from Russia, America, Africa, Australia, Germany, France, England, China, Japan, Pakistan, Iran, Iraq and many other countries.

Family Harinam SankirtanTo take shelter of the Supreme Lord, we don't need to leave our home, job or married life. Wherever we are, we can take shelter of the Supreme Lord by chanting the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra. Spiritual life is so simple and practical. Spiritual life means giving up a miserable life and start living a happy life by taking shelter of the Supreme Lord, our real mother, father and dear most friend. This is the essence of all the scriptures and religions.

Only in this human form of life we can take shelter of the Supreme Lord and get rid of all the sufferings. This is not possible in any other species of life. Scriptures explain that after many, many births in different species of life, finally one achieves this rare human form. In Brahma Vaivarta Purana it is mentioned that one attains this rare human form after passing through 8.4 million species of life by gradual evolution. Let us utilize this rare human form of life to take shelter of the Supreme Lord by chanting the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra every day without fail and become happy.

Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare
Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare

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