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Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins

One of the most popular events in the holy town of Vrindavan, India – where Lord Krishna appeared 5,000 years ago – is the celebration of Jhulan Yatra, the Radha-Krishna swing festival. In Vrindavan among the local villagers and inhabitants this festival...

Vamsi Dasa Babaji Maharaj

Vamsidas Babaji was a Gaudiya Vaishnav sadhu who lived at Swarupa Gunj, Navadwip during the time of Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Thakur. He was respected by Srila Bhaktisiddhanta, and he used to see to it that Vamsidas Babaji was provided with grains and so on by...

Raghunandana Thakura – Biography

vyuhas tritiyah pradyumnah priya-narma-sakho’bhavat cakre lila-sahayam yo radha-madhavayor vraje shri-caitanyadvaita-tanuh sa eva raghunandanah The third member of the chatur-vyuha, Pradyumna, took part in Radha Madhava’s lila in Vraja as Krishna’s intimate friend or...

Gopala Bhatta Goswami

Shri Gopala Bhatta Goswami (the son of a Vyenkata Bhatta, a Shri Vaishnava brahmana) appeared in Shri Rangam, South India. Lord Chaitanya once stayed four months in his home, and converted the family to Gaudiya Vaishnavism. A mere boy at this time, Gopala personally...

Appearance of Lord Varahadeva

In ancient times there were two brothers named Hiranyakashipu and Hiranyaksha. They were demons born to sage Kashyapa Muni. They flaunted uncommon bodily features and had steel-like frames which grew just like mountains.  Their bodies became so tall they seemed to...

Srila Ramanada Raya

Was one of the most intimate associates of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu. Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu would discuss with him the most confidential topics of Krsna consciousness, and in his company Lord Caitanya would relish the deepest feelings of devotional service. (See Sri...

Jagannath Puri

Puri Puri, also called Jagannath Puri, is most famous as one among the four holy towns highly revered by Hindus (Char Dhams): Badrinath, Dwarka, Puri and Rameshwaram. It is said, “God bathes in Badrinath, dresses up at Dwarka, eats at Puri, and sleeps at...

Sri Govardhan

Within the holy Vraj dham, which by material calculation has a diameter of 84 miles, are twelve sacred forests where Lord Krishna enjoyed many transcendental pastimes. Of these twelve forests, the forest of vrindavan is considered to be not only the most sacred but...