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He is Rupa Manjari

1. In Vraja-lila, he is Rupa-manjari. 2. Rupa-manjari is the embodiment of Srimati Radhika’s love. So one who receives her mercy naturally receives the mercy of Srimati Radhika. 3. He arranges everything for the service for Srimati Radhika...

Radha Prema Makes Krsna Mad

From a lecture given by Srila Gour Govinda Maharaja on 19th March, 1992, in Bhubaneswar, India. For the last two...

Gravitating to One's Mood – Seattle 13 July 1996

Śrīla Gurudeva: For one who possesses the wrong mood, the blossoming of this mood will not happen, then that devotee will go to Śrī Rāmānuja’s line. But we hope that, the devotee will feel happy and satisfied here, for `a magnet like mood will attract and pull him here. Śrī Anupama Prabhu and Śrī Murāri Gupta had the same love for both Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu and their worshipable Lords Śrī Rāma or Nārāyaṇa. When Mahāprabhu told them to one-pointedly worship Śrī Rādhā Kṛṣṇa, they were unable to do so. Śrī Gopāla Bhaṭṭa Gosvāmī, Śrī Prabhodānanda Sarasvatīpāda, Śrī Vyeṅkaṭa Bhaṭṭa and Śrī Tirumala Bhaṭṭa were in the Śrī Sampradāya, but they were pulled and attracted to Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu.

The Gopīs’ Selfless Love

The gopīs, on the other hand, were not living in Kṛṣṇa’s palace, nor was He supporting them with food, clothing, or any material facility. Therefore, they were not in any way subordinate to Him. Rather, like Him, they were independent. They could chastise Him, whereas He could not chastise them. They would say, “Go from here. You do not support us. We take nothing from You. We are not obliged to You.” He could not pacify them very easily...

Verse 18: Śānta-rasa

The viṣayālambana of śānta-rasa is Śrī Kṛṣṇa manifested as the personification of eternity, cognisance and bliss, the pinnacle of ātmārāmas, the Parabrahma with humanlike appearance, four-handed Nārāyaṇa and the Paramātmā.1 The qualities He exhibits are as follows: He is peaceful (śānta), He endures even intolerable distress (dānta)...

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