Poem about Lord Chaitanya – from Close Associate

1. Sanaka-kumāra and the sages gaze at Him and speak many prayers. Brahmā and the demigods meditate on Him but cannot attain Him. Śiva, garbed only by the four directions, wanders about, his five mouths singing His glories.

2. The water that has washed His feet, water that purifies the three worlds, rests as the ornament on Śiva’s matted locks. Surrounded by His associates, He, the Supreme Personality of Godhead, descended to this world in Nadīyā-pura, in Śacī’s house.

3. Please gaze at Śacī’s son. To the dull and lifeless fallen souls He revealed nāma-sa/nkīrtana, the chanting of the holy . . . → Read More: Poem about Lord Chaitanya – from Close Associate

Nectar of Instruction – Don’t Miss It!

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I had the occasion the past week to realize again how valuable is the “Nectar of Instruction”, otherwise known as ”Upadesamrta” by Srila Rupa Goswami. Some devotees asked me how to best become successful in Krishna consciousness, and I remembered the benediction like statement of Srila Prabhupada within it’s preface.

Srila Prabhuapada writes there,

“To achieve the highest success in life by becoming a gosvāmī and then a pure devotee of the Lord, one must follow the instructions known as Upadeśāmṛta, which have been given by Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī. Śrīla Rūpa Gosvāmī has given many other books, . . . → Read More: Nectar of Instruction – Don’t Miss It!