Dec 112016
Katyayani Vrata

Chapter Twenty-one contains twenty verses, describing how Krishna entered the forest of Vrindavana in the autumn, playing His flute, and how He attracted the gopis, who were singing His glories. The Twenty-second Chapter contains thirty-eight verses, describing how the gopis prayed to the goddess Katyayani to obtain Krishna as their husband and how Krishna later […more]

Oct 202016

Respected Prabhu Hare Krishna All glories to Sri Guru and Gauranga Over the years devotees have looked forward to praise the photograph of Sri Sri Radha Shyamsundar – Deity manifested from the heart of Srimati Radharani. Since the photography in the temple is strictly prohibited they usually go back to their home towns sad and […more]

Oct 162016

Una volta, in questo posto, Srimati Radhika e Krishna stavano giocando e il vento, che soffiava gagliardo, divenne così incantato dal dolce suono nettareo del flauto di Krishna, che non poté proseguire, ma al contrario rallentò la sua corsa, così da potersi soffermare e rimanere con Loro. Dhire significa “lentamente” e così questo luogo è […more]

Oct 072016

This sarovar, or lake, lies north of Nand Gaon when coming down from Nandishvar Hill, and is situated on the side of the highway that leads towards Kamyavan. The custom is to bathe in this lake before taking darshan of Nand, Yashoda and the others on the crest of the hill. It is said that […more]

Oct 052016

Svāminī walks down the road with Kundalatā, with Lalitā and Viśākhā on Her either side and so many sakhīs and mañjarīs surrounding Her. On the way Svāminī makes so many intimate jokes with Her friends! Tulasī walks behind Her, holding Her brittle waist, being afraid that it will break. How much loving care this maidservant […more]

Oct 052016
Jhulan Yatra

One of the most popular events in the holy town of Vrindavana 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 lasts for 13 days. In Vrindavan this is one of the biggest festivals of the […more]

Oct 042016

Radhesyam Ter Kadamba is a very important place in Vraja Mandala, Vrindavan. This is near Nanda Grama. Anybody in the village can tell you about the location of Ter-kadamba. Ter means to call, Krsna used to call the cows, gopis and gopas from the Kadamba tree at Ter Kadamba. On the day of Gopashtami, Mother […more]

Sep 262016
Pili Pokhar Pastime

By Varsana Swami Creation of Navadvipa Dhama So in a discussion between Parvati and Lord Shiva on the creation of Navadvipa Dhama, Mahadeva explained that Srimati Radharani manifests Navadvipa Dhama  as Her masterpiece of creative art work to lure Krsna back from a competitor.  Of course, transcendental competition is different than anything in this world.  […more]