Trust is a foundation stone of healthy relationships. In marriage it is an assurance- of commitment for better or worse that we care about each other’s well being that their world is important to us that we tolerate each other’s short comings that we try to non-defensively understand each others’ points of view that we

2023-08-18T02:47:41+00:00By |

$ex and the internet

$ex and the internet By Partha dasa No, it’s not a typo! I’ll explain. In the past year the Grihastha Vision Team has been jointly working on a book, Heart and Soul Connection, a Vaisnava Guide to Marriage, Service and Love, which deals will all aspects of family life. Fools rush in where angels fear

2023-03-21T02:21:33+00:00By |

Overcoming pornography: Hope for those who want it.

Photo by Kristina Flour on Unsplash By Krsnanandini Devi Dasi and Tariq Saleem Ziyad Co-Directors, Dasi-Ziyad Family Institute We’ve been providing marriage and relationship education for over sixteen years. Through our Dasi-Ziyad Family Institute and our work as part of an international Family Vision Team, we help couples handle a variety of situations from financial to emotional to

2023-03-21T02:21:43+00:00By |


Fix Things Before They Break Research by the Gottman Institute has shown that the greatest predictor of divorce is contempt. Contempt can be removed by a developing a culture of appreciation and respect and by learning to express one’s feelings and needs with compassion rather than criticizing and belittling one’s spouse. If contempt is ingrained

2023-08-18T02:49:38+00:00By |

Our Sincere Prayer

We have a deep desire that all couples before marriage,  have access to the support of premarital education from qualified mentors. We have programs developed and can offer that education and we can train others to also mentor, using our programs.  No one should be bereft of the opportunity to gain skills for having a

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