Pavitropana Ekadasi

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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