Srila Vrindavan Das Thakur Appearance Day
Narayani, Vrindavan Das Thakur’s mother. - No blood inheritance in Krishna consciousness. – Genuine hankering comes from Krishna’s devotees. – The mercy of Nityananda Prabhu is needed to serve Krishna. – Saraswati Thakur’s introduction to Sri Chaitanya-bhagavata. – Who can glorify the Lord? – To distribute books or to write them? – No need to be an eye-witness, all you need is mercy. – Remoteness doesn’t degrade experience. – What is the necessity of Chaitanya-charitamrita? – Audarya pastimes, Acharya-lila of Radha and Krishna as Gaur-Gadadharю – Welcome no admission. – The grace of Nityananda Prabhu. – Mahaprabhu’s sannyas is the ending of Chaitanya-bhagavata and the beginning of Chaitanya-charitamrita. – Separation releases maha-bhav. – Ramananda Ray’s vision of Mahaprabhu’s inner nature. – What is your extracting capacity to approach Krishna directly? – The shelter of the great personalities. – From a slave to a master of Maya. – Krishna wants to become a devotee. – Why to give Krishna-prem to the fallen souls? – The nature of the most merciful Gaura-avatar. – The higher taste of Gaura-lila. – Nityananda preaches Gauranga-nam in Bengal. – Nityananda – Gauranga – Radha-Krishna. – Haridas Pandit sings Sri Chaitanya-bhagavata.