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Lord Jagannātha’s Snāna-Yātrā

The History of Lord Jagannātha’s Snāna-Yātrā Śrī Jagannātha Mahā-Bhāva-Prakāśa An  evening lecture by His Divine Grace Śrīla Gour Govinda Swami Mahārāja, given on the 23rd June 1994, in Towaco, USA. (Little or no editing done.)   I am very happy to come here and meet you all on this auspicious full moon day, Lord Jagannātha’s […]

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Ecstatic Kirtan with Srila Gurudeva

‘radha-krishna’ bol bol bolo re sobai Click to play: [audio:http://www.srilagourgovindaswami.org/audio/bhajans/radha_krsna_bolo.mp3|titles=Radha Krsna Bolo]   Book Name: Gitavali (Section: Nagara Kirtana Song 4) Author: Bhaktivinoda Thakur (1) ‘radha-krishna’ bol bol bolo re sobai (ei) sikha diya, sab nadiya phirche nece’ gaura-nitai (2) (miche) mayar bose, jaccho bhese’, khaccho habudubu, bhai (3) (jiv) krishna-das, e biswas, korle to’ ar […]

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The Only Prayer that Everyone Should Offer

The Only Prayer that Everyone Should Offer From a lecture on Nṛsiṁhadeva’s Appearance Day by His Divine Grace Śrīla Gour Govinda Swami 14 May 1995 Bhubaneswar           yadi dāsyasi me kāmān varāṁs tvaṁ varadarṣabha kāmānāṁ hṛdy asaṁrohaṁ bhavatas tu vṛṇe varam    “O my Lord, best of the givers of benediction, if You at […]

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Nrsimha Caturdasi

  Lord Nrsimhadeva’s Appearance Day A lecture delivered by His Divine Grace Srila Gour Govinda Swami in Bhubaneswar 14 May, 1995 on Lord Nrsimhadeva’s appearance day.   It was appearing like a flower garland on the chest of Nrsimhadeva. It seems as if a lion had killed an elephant. So many of Hiranyakasipu’s soldiers came out to […]

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Rama Krsna Nama Tattva

This lecture was given by His Divine Grace Srila Gour Govinda Swami on Rama Navami 20 April, 1994 in Bhubaneswar. I will be speaking in two languages, Oriya and English, so I request one and all to sit patiently, silently, and hear the sweet nectarean topics of the Lord. This is very sweet and nectarean katha, and those […]

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Lord Jagannatha is in Bhubaneswar

This article is from the up and coming publication ‘Gour Govinda Swami – Who Was He‘ by Tattva-vicara Publications. Lord Jagannatha is in Bhubaneswar After receiving instructions from his spiritual master, Srila Gour Govinda Maharaja went to Orissa and stayed under the most extreme austere conditions on the land in Bhubaneswar that was donated to […]

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His Divine Grace Srila Gour Govinda Swami Comes to Bali

30.08.2011 by Nimai Pandit dasa Before we left for Bali we heard that Gurudeva was always very happy while staying there, Gurudeva called Bali his second home. The Balinese people daily prepare many offerings, actually the whole island does puja, we named Bali Puja-loka. During our visit in Bali we noticed that the Balinese devotees have […]

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