THE SECRET BEHIND BALADEVA’S APPEARANCE

THE SECRET BEHIND BALADEVA’S APPEARANCE

[Harikatha inspired by the Guru-varga. Spoken 21 Aug 2013 in Jagannatha Puri Dhama] Jagannatha Puri Ksetra Dhama is the nitya-prakasa-sthana of Baladeva Prabhu. nilacala-nivasaya nityaya paramatmane balabhadra-subhadrabhyam jagannathaya te namah Jagannatha, Baladeva...
WHAT BHAVA DID MAHAPRABHU EXPERIENCE IN GAMBHIRA?

WHAT BHAVA DID MAHAPRABHU EXPERIENCE IN GAMBHIRA?

Mahāprabhu stayed in the Gambhīrā for eighteen years. He there relished the moods of Śrīmatī Rādhārānī. He carried Kṛṣṇa in His heart, just like Śrīmatī Rādhikā does, and He experienced the sentiments She feels when She serves Kṛṣṇa. Kṛṣṇa’s beauty and sweetness...
Feasting on Bliss – Govinda-lilamrta

Feasting on Bliss – Govinda-lilamrta

Kavirāja Gosvāmī was present on the bank of Rādhā-kuṇḍa. He watched as Śrīmatī Rādhārānī went to Nanda-bhavāna with the sakhīs and mañjarīs. There, Kṛṣṇa returned from milking the cows. Yaśodā Mātā arranged warm water for Kṛṣṇa to bathe. Kṛṣṇa said, “This is only a...