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Radhanath Swami on Loving Exchanges

on August 19, 2013 in Vrindavan Articles with 12 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Loving Exchanges

In Gokul, Nanda Maharaja organized a beautiful festival to celebrate the birth of his child. That festival became famous as Nandotasava. The Vrajvasis were exchanging love by throwing butter, yogurt and ghee on each other. For the Vrajvasis, these milk products were gifts of God and hence most precious. By these loving exchanges they were […]

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Radhanath Swami on The Perfect Situation

on August 12, 2013 in Articles Mayapur Articles with 18 Comments
Radhanath Swami on The Perfect Situation

This year is the 500th anniversary of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu’s acceptance of sannyasa. Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu left His young, beautiful and chaste wife, who was only 15 years old. He left His old mother, Saci mata, who was already bereaved on account of her husband’s death. She gave birth to eight daughters but none […]

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Radhanath Swami on Kamsa Repents

on August 5, 2013 in Vrindavan Articles with 17 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Kamsa Repents

By the Lord’s inconceivable arrangement, Vasudeva took baby Krishna to Gokul and left him with Yashoda mayi. Meanwhile Yogamaya appeared as the younger sister of Krishna. Vasudeva put the little boy on the bed and took Yogamaya away. Vasudeva came back to the prison and the shackles that he was freed of, by the power […]

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Radhanath Swami on Raghunath Das Goswami pleases Lord Caitanya

on July 27, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 16 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Raghunath Das Goswami pleases Lord Caitanya

That Govardhan sila was the most precious thing in Lord Caitanya’s life. Seeing Raghunath Das Goswami’s genuine humility, deep service attitude, attachment for the holy name, Vaishnava seva, hearing about Krishna and his profound austerities, Lord Caitanya gave him this Govardhan Sila. Raghunath Das Goswami performed his austerities, for essentially two reasons. HUMILITY: He thought […]

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Radhanath Swami on Appearance of Lord Krishna

on July 8, 2013 in Vrindavan Articles with 15 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Appearance of Lord Krishna

One day Nanda and Yashoda simultaneously had a vision where they saw a beautiful child being carried by a celestial woman from the heart of Nanda to the heart of Yashoda. Then that celestial lady, the Yogamaya potency, entered into the womb of Yashoda and from that day Yashoda mayi manifested symptoms of pregnancy. Meanwhile […]

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Lord Caitanya worships Giriraj

on July 1, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 19 Comments
Lord Caitanya worships Giriraj

When Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu came to Govardhan, He ran and embraced the first stone that He saw. He embraced Him with so much devotion and affection, His eyes were streaming tears of love. Govardhan is non-different from Krishna. His body is Krishna’s body there is absolutely no difference. But our acaryas warn us that we […]

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Radhanath Swami on Imlitala

on June 18, 2013 in Vrindavan Articles with 17 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Imlitala

When Lord Caitanya was in Vrindavan, He would sit under the Imlitala. Imlitala is a tamarind tree from the time of Lord Krishna. Once during the Rasalila dance, Srimati Radharani left the arena and Krishna went searching for her. He sat under this tree crying out the names of Srimati Radharani. Although Krishna is the […]

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Radhanath Swami on Purpose of Knowledge

on June 10, 2013 in Mayapur Articles with 21 Comments
Radhanath Swami on Purpose of Knowledge

Not only is our philosophy meant to defend against opposing philosophies that come from other people in the world but knowledge is meant to conquer the anartha of false ego, which is with in our heart. Lord Caitanya not only defeated the mayavadi scholars at Varanasi but also transformed their hearts. Lord established that, the […]

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