Feb 182015
 
Banke Bihari Temple - Vrindavana

Haridas Swami of the Nimbarka sampradaya, a contemporary of the six Gosvamis, established this temple. He discovered the Banke Bihari Deity at Nidhivana, sometime in the 16th century. Banke Bihari was originally worshiped at Nidhivana. Banke means “bent in three places” and bihari means “supreme enjoyer.” Haridas Swami originally worshipped this Deity under the name […more]

Feb 052015
 

Meeting in the Disguise of a Female Doctor THIRD PRANK – Meeting in the Disguise of a Female Doctor Jatila, becoming aware of Sri Radhika’s loving affection for Sri Krishna by so many obvious symptoms, becomes very disturbed with great anxiety and calls for her own daughter, Kutila. Taking Kutila to a secluded place, she […more]

Feb 052015
 

Meeting in the Disguise of Abhimanyu SECOND PRANK – Meeting in the Disguise of Abhimanyu Once, in the cold month of Magh (January-February), Sri Radhika began to follow an auspicious vow of bathing daily in the Yamuna River early in the morning. Thus, every day just before dawn, She rose from bed and went with […more]