Tears Of Love

The waters of the famous lake, Prema-sarovara, in Vrindavan are the combined tears of Radha and Krsna. Situated in Prema-van, the Forest of Love, the entire area is saturated with an intense spiritual atmosphere that even neophyte devotees can begin to perceive. Without doubt it was one of the favorite places our parikrama party visited [...]

Vrindavan’s Lovely Talavan Forest

Our parikrama party spent a wonderful day in Talavan – one of Vrindavan’s 12 major forests. The scenic beauty of the forest stole our hearts, as did the kirtans led by Bada Haidas prabhu and the katha we spoke about Krsna and Balarama’s pastimes.Talavan is a ‘must-see’ for all devotees who visit Vrindavan!

The Sacred Path

A walk around Vrindavan during Kartika reveals the beauty and sanctity of it’s ancient culture.

Vrinda Devi at Kamyavan

It is only the exceptional mercy of Lord Caitanya and His representative, Srila Prabhupada, that we can be all delivered and go back home, back to Godhead.

Madan Mohan Temple

Photo gems of our visit to Madan Mohan temple in Vrindavan and the samadhi of Srila Sanatan Goswami. A day we will never forget.

Into The Heart Of Mathura

These are Ananta Vrindavan’s spectacular photos of our parikrama into the heart of Mathura. We were in awe of the ancient temples and we eagerly sought the mercy of the many Deities worshipped throughout the city.

Vrinda devi at Kamyavan

The first destination on our Kartika Parikrama 2015 was the sacred village of Kamyavan, where the Deity of Vrinda-devi is worshipped. Srila Rupa Goswami discovered the beautiful deep red-colored Vrinda devi 500 years ago in Vrindavan and worshipped her along with his Radha Govindadev. When Radha Govinda were moved to Jaipur during the persecutions of [...]

Quick Trip

Today, on the first day of Kartika, we made a quick trip downtown to take darshan of Sri Sri Radha Raman. We prayed for His blessings that we might develop a drop of love for Him and His transcendental abode of Sri Vrindavan Dhama during this most auspicious month.

Excitement In The Air

Tomorrow is the first day of Kartika here in Vrindavan. One can just feel the excitement in the air. Everyone is busy preparing for the most auspicious month of the year. Ananta Vrindavan dasa arrived in the afternoon and even before he put his bags down we were out capturing the mood of Vrindavan through [...]

First Glance

A first glance of Vrindavan upon our arrival in this transcendental abode yesterday. “Vrndavana is wonderful. The two sweet fair and dark splendors named Radha and Krsna are wonderful. Pure love for Their lotus feet is wonderful. He who has faith in Them and rises to the spiritual world is wonderful. The rare soul who [...]