Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami

Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami was the author of the Chaitanya Charitamrita. There is scant information about the life of Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami. Krishna Dasa was born in 1496 CE in a family of physicians in the village of Jhamatpur, within the district of Bardhaman, West Bengal. His father was called Bhagiratha, and his mother was named Sunanda. More...

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By VNN Staff On Friday, September 8th, 2023

A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

By Mahanidhi Swami: Prabhupada in Radha-Damodara, BBT 2003 His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada appeared in this world in 1896 in Calcutta, India. He first met his spiritual master, Srila Bhaktisiddhanta More...

By VNN Staff On Monday, June 19th, 2023

Mahaprabhu’s Mood at Ratha-Yatra

Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja – The Origin of Ratha-yatra At the beginning of the Ratha-yatra Festival, Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu offers a prayer to Jagannatha-deva, not to His form as Lord Jagannatha or Vasudeva-Krsna, More...

By VNN Staff On Saturday, April 29th, 2023

Appearance Day of Srimati Sita-devi

Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Mamagachi Navadvipa Parikrama, 2008 In Treta Yuga, Lord Ramacandra, Sita devi, and Laksmana went to Mamagachi.  Under the shade of a large banyan tree, Sita Devi observed that Lord More...

By VNN Staff On Thursday, March 30th, 2023

RAMA-NAVAMI – Appearance day of Lord Ramachandra

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja Bangkok, Thailand on April 11, 2003 Do you know the history of Ramayana? Maharaja Dasaratha had three hundred-sixty queens, but no sons. One day he went hunting, More...

By VNN Staff On Sunday, February 19th, 2023

Lord Shiva’s Highest Benediction

Srila Narayana Gosvami Maharaja’s – Holland 1997 Once, the great sage Narada Muni traveled to the abode of Lord Siva and began to glorify him, saying, “You are very near and dear to the Supreme Lord Krsna. More...

Bhakti Prajnan Kesava Maharaja
By VNN Staff On Wednesday, February 8th, 2023

Appearance Day of Srila Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja

Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja, Singapore, February 11, 2001 Today is the very sacred anniversary of the birth of my spiritual master, nitya-lila pravistha om visnupada Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana 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...