Balaram Jayanthi

namas te halagrahanamas te musalayudhanamas te revati-kantanamas te bhakta-vatsala namas te dharani-dharanamas te balanam sresthapralambare namas te 'stuehi mam krsna-purvaja Whenever the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Krsna chooses to appear, He ensures that all His close associates arrive well before (or with) Him. To harmonize this effect, just before His advent as Sri Krsna, He… Read More »Balaram Jayanthi

Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Sri Krsna is the Supreme Personality of Godhead. He is the Bhagavan  because He possesses all the six qualities of beauty, fame, knowledge, strength, wealth and renunciation completely. No one else is equal to or better than Him in these qualities. No one is wise enough to fathom His every opulence. He is our Eternal… Read More »Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Nandotsava

When Lord Krishna was born, there was great jubilation all around. In Vrindavan, it was declared that a boy was born to Yashoda. Nanda Maharaja's celebration of this event is referred to as Nandotsav. Nanda Maharaja gave away 200,000 well decorated cows, mountains of grains, clothes, ornaments etc. The brahmanas canted Sanskrit hymns for the… Read More »Nandotsava

Radhashtami

Radhastami Today is the auspicious day of Radhashtami. Also Radharani is the personification of compassion of the Lord. She is the bhakti sakti of the Lord. The very name Radharani comes from the Sanskrit word "Aradhana" which means intense worship because she excels in worshiping Lord Krishna. Srimati Radharani is Jagan-mata, the spiritual mother of… Read More »Radhashtami

Nityananda Trayodasi – Appearance Day of Lord Nityananda

Lord Nityananda Prabhu appeared as Lord Caitanya’s principal associate for spreading the congregational chanting of the holy names of the Lord. He especially spread the holy name of the Lord throughout Bengal. He is considered an incarnation of Lord Balarama.