Rādhā-kuṇḍa is very rarely attained even by the great devotees

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Upadesamrita Nectar of Instruction 11   कृष्णस्योच्चैः प्रणयवसतिः प्रेयसीभ्योऽपि राधा कुण्डं चास्या मुनिभिरभितस्तादृगेव व्यधायि । यत्प्रेष्ठैरप्यलमसुलभं किं पुनर्भक्तिभाजां तत्प्रेमेदं सकृदपि सरः स्नातुराविष्करोति ॥ ११ ॥   kṛṣṇasyoccaiḥ praṇaya-vasatiḥ preyasībhyo ’pi rādhā kuṇḍaṁ … Read More

Why Krishna wears a peacock feather?

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When one day, Lord Krishna woke first from a rest in the forest with His cowherd friends, He decided to wake everyone and call the cows grazing at a distance by playing … Read More

Vilachu Kunda (Govardhana)

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  The forest of Vilachuvana has now disappeared but the beautiful Vilachu-kunda can still be seen. It is said that during the attack on Vrindavana by the Mughal tyrant Emperor Aurangzeb, the … Read More

The six Gosvami of Vrindavana

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The six Gosvami of Vrindavana, namely Sanatana Gosvami, Rupa Gosvami, Raghunath Dasa Gosvami, Gopala Bhatta Gosvami, Jiva Gosvami, and Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami were intimate friends of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, who sent them … Read More

Krishna teaches Radharani how to milk

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Once Srimati Radharani wanted to learn how to milk a cow, so Krishna appeared then and said “I will teach you how to milk a cow.” So they milked cows together, one … Read More

Madana Mohana Deities (Vrindavana)

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History of the Deities   “After Lord Sri Krishna left this world, Maharaj Yudhishthira, unable to bear the separation from the Lord, also decided to leave the world. Before leaving, he coroneted … Read More

Sanatana Gosvami too old to do parikrama

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One day while Sanatana Goswami was moving along on the parikrama path, as he passed Kusuma Sarovar, Krsna suddenly appeared from the bushes and asked Sanatana why he was taking so much … Read More

Cheated into eating a flower

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Once one of Krsna’s friends informed Him, “My dear Krsna, if You will open Your mouth, then I shall give You one nice sugar candy mixed with yogurt.” Krsna immediately opened His … Read More

The Lifting of Govardhana Hill

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The Lifting of Govardhana Hill Govardhana Hill is the sacred mountain that was lifted by Krishna in order to save the Vrajavasis from the torrential rains sent by Lord Indra, the king … Read More

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