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Serving Sri Krsna with Natural Opulences

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das “Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura lists the natural opulences by which Govardhana Hill serves Sri Krsna: Krsna and Balarama drink the fragrant, cool water from Govardhana’s many waterfalls, and use it to wash…
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Krishna’s Amazing Kaustubha Jewel

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das The Kaustubha jewel is an eternal, uniquely distinguishing necklace adorning the beautiful transcendental bodies of both Bhagavan Sri Krishna and Sri Vishnu. But did you know that Kaustubha contains all the jivas?…
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Govardhana Hill Is Sri Krsna

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Although serving in many capacities as the greatest devotee of Krsna, Sri Giri-Govardhana is also a direct incarnation of the Supreme Sri Krsna. Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami received a Govardhana-sila and gunja-mala…
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Prayers to Sri Giri-Govardhanaji

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami had an extremely intimate relationship with Giri-Govardhana. In Jagannatha Puri he began worshiping Giriraja upon receiving Sri Caitanya’s personal Govardhana-sila. While worshiping…
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Surya Upasaka Radha

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das For the Vrajavasis of 5,000 years ago and today, Radha and Krishna are their most adorable and worshipable personalities, ista-devatas. Yet we see that both Krishna’s associates, who were visible here 50 centuries…
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Bhagavata Amritam 01 by Sri Jiva Goswamipada

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Herein we present a sweet selection of rasika-acharya, Sri Jiva Goswamipada’s Krishna prema-filled comments on the Venu-gita (Srimad Bhagavatam 10.21). By reading and studying these comments along with the verses…
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Bhagavata Amritam 03 by Sri Jiva Goswamipada

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Herein we present a continuous sweet selection of tikas from the great rasika-acarya, Sri Jiva Goswamipada’s Krishna prema-filled comments on the Venu-gita (Srimas Bhagavatam 10.21). By reading and studying these…
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Saints of Vraja - Sri Bhugarbha Gosvami

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das A disciple of Sri Gadadhara Pandita, Sri Bhugarbha Gosvami shared an intimate friendship with Sri Lokanatha Gosvami. Inspired by Lord Caitanya, they were the first and most senior devotees to settle in Vrndavana. Before…
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Saints of Vraja - Sri Kasisvara Pandita

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Sri Isvara Puri sent his disciples, Govinda and Kasisvara Pandita, to Jagannatha Puri to humbly serve Lord Caitanya. Reluctant to accept service from His Godbrothers, Sri Caitanya finally agreed since it was His guru’s…
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Saints of Vraja - The Sweetness of Sri Nimbarka Acharya

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Sri Nimbarkacarya Accurate biographies are difficult to find, yet authorities agree that Sri Nimbarkacarya preached Krishna consciousness about three-hundred years before the advent of Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu. In…
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Beautiful Truths of Bhagavata 016 “Human Means Helping Others”

Mahanidhi Madan Gopal Das Srimad Bhagavatam is called the “king of all spiritual books” (Grantha Raja) for good reason. Within this triguna-free, transcendental treatise, the amala-purana, which showcases the absolutely selfless, divine…
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Bhagavata Amritam 02 by Sri Jiva Goswamipada

Herein we present a continuous sweet selection of tikas from the great rasika-acarya, Sri Jiva Goswamipada’s Krishna prema-filled comments on the Venu-gita (Srimad Bhagavatam 10.21). By reading and studying these comments along with the verses…

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