Category Archives: Experiences of Bhaktas

Short Story – Lord is our true companion

A wallet was found in a train & an old man said it was his and cited the Lord’s  (Lord Krishna) picture inside the wallet, as a proof that it really belonged to him. After the wallet was restored to him, … Continue reading

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The Living Legend

The Living Legend Sri Ashwath Narayan Swamiji   A Bhagavathar is an erudite person well-versed in the  scriptural texts & a sincere devotee of the Lord.  He practices equality towards all living creatures and is free from all sensuous pleasures … Continue reading

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The Divine Relation Acknowledged

The Lord as Brother –in–Law There was a girl who was a sincere devotee of Lord Sri Krishna.  She had a desire to see  the temple of the Lord in the city of Vrindavan, from childhood.  Many years passed in … Continue reading

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How to attain Krishna

Flowering of Krishna Prema Start by holding Krishna’s hand and bathing Him by pouring water over Him. Picture the water falling on all parts of His body and running down. All the while, call out to Him, ‘Krishna, Krishna!’ and … Continue reading

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Sincere prayers answered by Gopal

GOPASTAMI AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE     Gopastami occurs on the eighth day of the bright fortnight in the month of Kartika. On this day lord Sri Krishna became a qualified cowherd. Before this day, he was a keeper of the … Continue reading

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Krishna’s Compassion

No good deed however small, goes unseen  Udupi Temple In a small town of Udupi, close to Mangalore was a family devoted to Krishna.   The grand son of age 5 who was more into playing, was not intent on Krishna … Continue reading

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Importance of Gitagovinda

GitaGovinda is the best known composition of Jayadeva.  It is a lyrical poetry that is organized into twelve chapters. Each chapter is further sub-divided into twenty four divisions called Prabandhas. The prabandhas contain couplets grouped into eights, called Ashtapadi. Jayadeva sings to the … Continue reading

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Summary of GitaGovinda

Summary of GitaGovinda Jaya Jaya Deva Hare  – Jaya jaya to the Lord of the Universe!! Chapter 1:  Greatness of Narayana’s Avataaras. Chapter 2:  Guna & Bhuvana Soundarya Varnanam. Chapter 3:  Detailed description of colors of spring. Hari dances with … Continue reading

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Greatness of Bhagavan Nama

Greatness of Bhagavan Nama An old Farmer lived on a farm in the mountains with his young grandson. Each morning Grandpa was up early sitting at the kitchen table reading his Bhagavath Geetha. His grandson wanted to be just like … Continue reading

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Bihari’s Court Appearance

There lived an old man in Vrindavan,  who was an ardent devotee of Sri Vrindavan Bihariji.  He had a daughter who was to be married and did not have enough money to perform her marriage.  The devotee only had  a … Continue reading

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