Jan 252017
 

A Brief Chronological History of One Thousand Years of Vaishnavism VAISNAVA DIGDARSANI SAHASRA VATSARER SANKSIPTA VAISNAVA ITIHASA by Murarilala Adhikari The Institute for Vaishnava Studies Washington, D.C. 1986 Vaisnava Digdarsani Sahasra Vatsarer Sanksipta Vaisnava Itihasa “A Brief Chronological History of One Thousand Years of Vaishnavism” English translation c Copyright 1986 by Graham M. Schweig and […more]

May 122016
 

According to the Paddhati of Dhyanacandra Gosvami (he refers to Brhad-gautamiya-tantra), the eternal ages (in nitya-lila) of Sri Radha and Sri Krishna are as follows:   Sri Radha: 14 years, 2 months, 15 days Sri Krishna: 15 years, 9 months, 7 days   In other words, Sri Krishna is older than Radha, not the other […more]

Mar 032016
 
Visvanatha Cakravarti’s “Gaura-gana” release

Visvanatha Cakravarti’s “Gaura-gana” release by Dr. Demian Martins It is a great pleasure to announce that nearly three centuries after its composition, Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti’s Gaura-gana-svarupa-tattva-candrika has now been printed for the first time and is available with an English translation. The text reveals the identities of Lord Caitanya’s associates in Krsna-lila and complements the list of […more]

Feb 142016
 
Madhvacarya

According to the Sri Kurma inscriptions of Narahari Tirtha, his direct disciple, Sripad Madhvacarya was born between 1238 and lived for 79 years, until 1317 A.D. This is confirmed in the Anu-Madhva-Carita. According to the authorized biographies compiled by his disciples shortly after his passing away, Sripad Madhva was born in the village of Tulunada, […more]

Feb 132016
 
Bhismastami (Appearance of Bhishmadeva)

Geneology: From Vishnu were descended in the following order – Brahma – Atri – Candra – Budha – Pururavas – Ayus – Nahusha- Yayati – Puru – Janamejaya – Prachinva – Pravira – Namasyu – Vitabhava – Shundu – Bahuvidha – Samyati – Rahovadi – Raudrasva – Matinara – Santurodha – Dushyanta – Bharata – […more]

Jan 132016
 
Fecha exacta del nacimiento de Sri Krishna

  TODAS LAS GLORIAS SEAN A SRILA PRABHUPAD, ACEPTE MIS HUMILDES REVERENCIAS HARE HRSNA MAHARAJ TENGO UN PEQUEÑO MENSAJE PARA USTED DE PARTE DE SU DISCIPULA ANANDA RADHA: ELLA ME PIDIO QUE LE DIJERA  QUE : EN LAS ESCRITURAS SE DICE DE QUE HACE 5MIL AÑOS  ATRAS KRSNA DESCENDIO Y TODO LO QUE ESTO CONLLEVA. […more]

Jan 122016
 

Yuga, Timings of the Four Yugas – Cronology   By Stephen Knapp When describing the length of the yugas or ages, and which yuga we are in and how far along we are in it, there is sometimes confusion about how to calculate them. A number of theories have cropped over the years regarding how […more]