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Radhanath Swami On Perceiving Vrindavan

on June 7, 2011 in Vrindavan Articles with 4 Comments
Radhanath Swami On Perceiving Vrindavan

Perceiving Vrindavan : Conditioned by mundane vision one might be misled to think of Vrindavan as an ordinary place, but the shatras explain that the dham is covered by a thin covering of material energy so as to keep the materialists and those interested in mundane sense gratification away. But the Lord, His abode, His […]

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Radhanath Swami on the importance of Govardhan Parikarama.

on June 15, 2011 in Vrindavan Articles with 2 Comments
Radhanath Swami on the importance of Govardhan Parikarama.

In the winter of 1999, during Vrindavan Yatra,  Radhanath Swami gave a lecture on how to perform the Govardhan parikrama. The following are some excerpts from that lecture. Performing parikarama of the sacred Govardhan hill is most auspicious because it is an offering of worship to Radha and Krishna. In the Srimad Bhagavatam it is […]

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Nimai Rests On Ananta Sesa

on June 10, 2011 in Mayapur Articles with 1 Comment
Nimai Rests On Ananta Sesa

“One day Nimai was crawling he didn’t know how to walk yet. Such a wonderful thing! In the Bhagavad Gita, Krishna tells “I am strength of strong, the intelligence of the intelligent.” He is source of everything. But for the pleasure of his devotees he assumes a role where he cannot walk. He is crawling […]

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Radhanath Swami On Haridasvarya Giriraj

on June 6, 2011 in Vrindavan Articles with 0 Comments
Radhanath Swami On Haridasvarya Giriraj

‘Haridasvarya’ Giriraj : The following are excerpts from a lecture given by Radhanath Swami just before the Govardhan parikrama during the Vrindavan yatra in 1998 : “Srimati Radharani is the Lord’s ‘Hladini Shakti’ (pleasure giving potency), the Supreme most reservoir of all devotion. She has declared Govardhan Hill with the name ‘Haridasvarya’, which means he is the best […]

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Radhanath Swami On My First Day In Vrindavan

on June 6, 2011 in Vrindavan Articles with 95 Comments
Radhanath Swami On My First Day In Vrindavan

After more than a year of wandering in the forests of Himalayas, meditating in caves and meeting with mystic yogis and gurus and an unimaginable reunion with a dear old friend Radhanath swami set out on a journey to Amarnath. As their train moved out of the flooded paddy fields after two days of getting […]

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Descent of Govardhan

on June 6, 2011 in Vrindavan Articles with 46 Comments
Descent of Govardhan

According to Garg samhita, one day in Goloka Vrindavan Lord Krishna informed his eternal consort Srimati Radharani that she should now appear on earth as it was time for them to perform their pastimes within the material world. Radharani replied unless Vraja Dham, the Yamuna, and Govardhan Hill were present there, she would not be […]

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Nimai breaks everything at Home

on June 7, 2011 in Mayapur Articles with 0 Comments
Nimai breaks everything at Home

Radhanath Swami describes how little Nimai used to perform pastimes of mischief in his childhood days: “One day Sachi Mata left the house and nobody was around, so little Nimai in the spirit of Gopal, no one was looking, he stood up and no one could see him. Then he ran over to a pot […]

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