Vision of God

.Bhakti-Krishna

How do we achieve intense love for GOD?  It can be achieved by regularly serving God with love and sincerity.   The mind of one who leads a pure life gradually becomes tinged with divine love. Then, no worldly obstacles can stop that person’s growth.  Sri Ramakrishna gave a few suggestions to remove the ...

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Pure love of devotee

 

 

There was a great devotee (bhakta) of Lord Sri Krishna in Nathdwaar in Rajasthan.  He had a murthy of Krishna at home, who he would worship everyday with a lot of devotion.  He would go to the market everyday, bring a garland for his Lord and offered it to Him with humility and love, without any expectation in return.  This he did ...

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Importance Gita Govinda

 

 

GitaGovinda is the best known composition of Jayadeva.  It is a lyrical poetry that is organized into twelve chapters. Each chapter is further sub-divided into twenty four divisions called Prabandhas. The prabandhas contain couplets grouped into eights, called Ashtapadi.

Jayadeva sings to the joy of Krishna, wishing him to be always joyous togetherness of Radha, addressing him variously like Govinda, Maadhava, Hari, Keshava etc., according to the situation, ...

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Geetha Govinda Summary

Jaya Jaya Deva Hare  – Jaya jaya to the Lord of the Universe!!

 

Chapter 1:  Greatness of Narayana’s Avataaras.

Chapter 2:  Guna & Bhuvana Soundarya Varnanam.

Chapter 3:  Detailed description of colors of spring. Hari dances with

Gopis when spring is in full bloom – when Bhakti has peaked.

Chapter 4:  Kanhaiya’s rasa leela with Gopi’s.

Chapter 5:  Radha describes His rupa Madurya, to her saki.

Chapter 6:  Jeewathma’s dependency to ...

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Sincere Prayers

GOPASTAMI AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE

Gopastami occurs on the eighth day of the bright fortnight in the month of Kartika. On this day lord Sri Krishna became a qualified cowherd. Before this day, he was a keeper of the calves.  Krishna one day decided that he would take care of the cows and He was just 6 years old.  Nand Baba and Yashodha Maiya were ...

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Krishnas Mercy

 Udupi Temple

In a small town of Udupi, close to Mangalore was a family devoted to Krishna.   The grand son of age 5 who was more into playing, was not intent on Krishna seva.  However, the grand mother loving insisted that he should have the darshan of Krishna at the temple and take His blessings before going to school everyday.   The grand son finally agreed to do so.  But every ...

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Lords Relationship

 

There was a girl who was a sincere devotee of Lord Sri Krishna.  She had a desire to see  the temple of the Lord in the city of Vrindavan, from childhood.  Many years passed in Lord’s devotion (Krishna Bhakti) and the girl was given in marriage to a boy in Vrindavan.  After the wedding, the girl stayed in the parents place for a few days.  She was excited that ...

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Greatness of Lord’s Name

 

An old Farmer lived on a farm in the mountains with his young grandson. Each morning Grandpa was up early sitting at the kitchen table reading his Bhagavath Geetha. His grandson wanted to be just like him and tried to imitate him in every way he could.

One day the grandson asked, “Grandpa! I try to read the Bhagavath Geetha just like you but I don’t understand it, and ...

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Krishna court appearance

 There lived an old man in Vrindavan,  who was an ardent devotee of Sri Vrindavan Bihariji.  He had a daughter who was to be married and did not have enough money to perform her marriage.  The devotee only had  a house that he owned and so, he decided to pawn the house with a wealthy man and borrowed money for his daughter’s wedding.

The old man started paying in installments the borrowed money, back to the weathly man.  He ...

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