The Phenomenon of Srila Narottama Dasa Thakura

Narottama Das Thakur

Narottam Das Thakur was the embodiment of the teachings of Gaudiya. He conveyed the love of God through his poetry, known to us, and lived with this love also poetically. He was a perfect devotee, an archetype of the messenger of the Divine, whose features are described by the Six Gosvamis every time their feather touched palm leaves. Even more than More...

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By VNN Staff On Friday, February 3rd, 2023

Appearance Day Of Sri Nityananda Prabhu

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Cessnock, Australia, February 25, 2002. [Devotees sing the bhajana, ‘Nitai Guna Mani Amara’] Srila Gurudeva: What is the meaning of abaddha karuna-sindhu More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, February 2nd, 2023

The Appearance of Lord Varaha

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 3, Chapter 13 Text 1: Śrī Śukadeva Gosvāmī said: O King, after hearing all these most virtuous topics from the sage Maitreya, Vidura inquired further on the topics of the Supreme Personality More...

Ramanuja Acarya
By VNN Staff On Monday, January 30th, 2023

Ramanuja – Who Was He Really?

by Dr. D K Hari and Dr. D K Hema Hari Life Story – A 1000 Year Old History 60 yrs is the average life expectancy of man. Ayurveda states the full life expectancy of man to be 120 years. Very few people round More...

By VNN Staff On Friday, January 27th, 2023

Advaita Saptami – The Appearance Day of Sri Advaita Acarya

Srila Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja A Lecture taken from Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s Sri Prabandhavali, [A Collection of Devotional Essays] Advaita Saptami is the day that Sri Advaita Acarya appeared More...

By VNN Staff On Wednesday, January 25th, 2023

A Celebration of Four Holy Days

Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Murwillumbah, Australia, on February 17, 2002 A lecture on the topics of 1) Vasanta-Pancami 2) The Appearance Day of Visnu-priya devi 3) The Appearance Day of Srila More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, December 25th, 2022

Srila Jiva Gosvami’s Disappearance Day

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja – Oahu, Hawaii: Jan. 16, 2002 (Evening – Part 1) Today is a very auspicious day. It is the disappearance day of Srila Jiva Gosvami. We don’t observe More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, December 24th, 2022

Sri Locana Das Thakur

by Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Maharaja [On the holy occasion of the appearance day of Sri Locanan Dasa Thakura ( 3 Jan 2003), The following is an excerpt from the book “Sri Chaitanya: His Life and Associates” More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, December 19th, 2022

Devananda Pandit

Devananda Pandita lived in Nabadwipa-dhama, in the section known as Kuliya, or Koladwipa (near where the present-day Sri Caitanya Saraswata Math of Srila Sridhara Maharaja is now located). Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, December 12th, 2022

Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Prabhupada

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja (In Honor of His Disappearance Day) Vrndavana, India, 1991 Srila Sarasvati Thakura knew that he would soon be going to his Master, and therefore he gave some final More...