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Gems of Cakravartipada  001

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das From the sweet ocean of Srila Visvanatha Cakravartipada’s tikas on Srimad Bhagavatam, we have collected some of the most rare and incredibly amazing jewels—each one glittering with a uniquely soothing and enlightening…
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Gita Mahatmya of Padma Purana

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das To glorify the Bhagavad-gita, Sri Vishnu said, “O Lakshmi Devi! I Myself have personally manifested in the Form of Bhagavad-gita. It is My murti form! An intelligent person who daily recites one chapter, one sloka,…
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Gita: Essence of Essence

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das In two tikas, Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti describes the essence of Bhagavad Gita. While describing the first essence, Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti gives a beautiful blessing by saying, “These four famous verses…
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Gita Chapters Sanskrit Titles

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Different acaryas name the Gita chapters differently, and some like Srila Prabhupada give English titles. Sri Visvanatha Cakravartipada and Sri Baladeva Vidyabhusana did not name their chapters. Here’s a sample of…
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Boons of Bhagavad Gita

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das The Padma Purana “Gita Mahatmya” describes many amazing stories to illustrate the astonishing spiritual power, benefits and results of reciting each chapter of the Bhagavad Gita, the quintessence of all Upanishadic…
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2018 GITA JAYANTI 5120 BIRTHDAY: How To Properly Observe?

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das To celebrate the advent of the immortal song of surrender, devotion and perfection in bhakti, one should worship Bhagavan Sri Krishna in His eternal form as the Bhagavad Gita as follows: ** Place the Holy Scripture…
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Gita Chapters Sanskrit Titles

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Different acaryas name the Gita chapters differently, and some like Srila Prabhupada give English titles. Sri Visvanatha Cakravartipada and Sri Baladeva Vidyabhusana did not name their chapters. Here’s a sample of…
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Bhakta Prahlada: A Most Glorious Devotee

Mahanidhi Swami Among Vishnu bhaktas, Bhakta Prahlada is exceptionally dear to Bhagavan Sri Krishna, jagatyam krishnasya nitaram priyam.(Brhad Bahgavatamrta 1.3.75). Bhakta Prahlada is a most rare Vaisnava whom Sri Vishnu cherishes more than…
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Absolute Love: The Rasa Lila of Sri Krishna October16, 2018

Mahanidhi Swami Bhagavan Sri Krishna’s Rasa Lila is a completely divine, transcendental pastime. By hearing/reading it the sober and faithful learn about the secret, transcendental love affairs of the Supreme Absolute Truth, Bhagavan Sri…
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Rasa Lila: Essential Facts - October13, 2018

Mahanidhi Swami This post will quote Mahaprabhu and Gaudiya Vaisnava acaryas to illuminate some essential facts regarding the extraordinary transcendental identity and phenomenal transformational quality of Sri Sri Radha-Krishna’s eternally…