Gopala Bhatta Goswami | Disciple of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Gopala Bhatta Goswami (1503–1578) was one of the main disciples of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. He was the prominent person in establishing the Gaudiya tradition through his spiritual speech. LIFE He was born in a Brahmin family in Srirangam. Gopala Bhatta Goswami was a great devotee of Lord Vishnu. He met Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and served […]

Raghunatha Dasa Goswami

Sri Raghunatha Dasa Goswami (1494–1586), also called as Sri Goswami, was one of the disciples of the Sri Yadunandanacharya, who was a great admirer of Sri Chaintaya Mahaprabhu. Sri Raghunatha Dasa Goswami has contributed some master piece works on Lord Krishna, and he was a famous Guru in the Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition. He is praised […]

Narayana Bhatta Goswami

Sri Narayana Bhatta Goswami was born in a Brahmin family in South India, and he was considered to be the forefather in writing holy texts about the Divine Love between Lord Krishna and Ma Radha Rani in an interesting manner. His spiritual Guru was Sri Krishna Das Brahmachari, who was a disciple of Shri Gopal […]

Gadadhar Bhatta Goswami

Sri Gadadhar Bhatta Goswami was believed to have been born at a village in West Bengal. He was a brilliant student from his young age onwards. Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu had shown personal attention on Sri Gadadhar Bhatta Goswami, gave him the deity of Lord Krishna to worship, and also taught him the holy Srimad Bhagavatam. […]

Madhavendra Puri Goswami

Madhavendra Puri Goswami (14th century AD) is a Madhwa saint, he was a staunch devotee of Lord Krishna, he accepted the teachings and principles of Guru Madhwa and he was considered to be a godfather of the Gaudiya Vaishnavism Sampradaya. He became the disciple of Sri Lakshmipati Teertha under the Madhwacharya Lineage, and shined brightly […]

Vishvanatha Chakravarti Thakur

Vishvanatha Chakravarti Thakur (17th Century AD) was born in a village at Murshidabad in the present day West Bengal. He was the spiritual disciple of Sri Krishna Sarana Chakravarthy, and from his Guru, he has learnt the essence of Srimad Bhagavatham and Bhagavat Gita. After some time, due to his staunch devotion and dedication on […]

Baladeva Vidyabhushana, Gaudiya Guru & Great Scholar

Baladeva Vidyabhushana, Gaudiya Guru & Great Scholar.. Sri Baladeva Vidyabhushana (18th Century AD) was a Gaudiya Guru, and he was a great scholar. He was born at a village in Odisha, and he was under the lineage of Sri Shyamananda Prabhu, and he has learnt Vedas, Puranas and Shastras, and become a great Madhwa Saint. […]

Lochana Dasa Thakura Disappearance Day 2022

Sri Lochana Dasa Thakura Disappearance Day is observed ceremoniously in all Hare Krishna Temples (ISKCON Temples) throughout the world. In 2022, Lochana Dasa Thakura Disappearance day is January 3. Sri Locana Dasa Thakura, a disciple of Narahari Sarakara Thakura, wrote many Bengali songs glorifying Lord Caitanya. His most famous poetic work is the Caitanya-mangala, a […]

Rasikananda Prabhu

Rasikananda was born in the year 1590 A.D. at Balasore District of Odisha. His birth name was RasikaMurari. He used to worship Lord Krishna from his childhood by uttering the names of the Lord repeatedly. He used to sing songs on Lord Krishna in a peaceful location near Ghantasila which is situated amidst full of […]

Gaurakisora Dasa Babaji

Gaurakisora Dasa Babaji (1838–1915) is a famous guru from the Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition of Hinduism, and he is highly praised for his holiness by his followers. He had given his teachings on Bhakti Yoga, and has become very famous through that. He was born in the year 1838 in a small village in present day […]

Lochana Dasa Thakura | Author of ‘Chaitanya Mangala’

Sri Lochan Das Thakura was born in the year 1523 AD in Burdwan district in west Bengal in a pious vaidya family, on the banks of the Ajay River. He was very mischievous at his younger age, and resembles similar to child Krishna, and his parents were very fond of him, and provided all the […]

Vamsi Das Babaji

Vamsi Das Babaji (20th century AD) was born in Jamalpur district of Bangladesh, in a pious Hindu Bengali family. His birth name was Bhairava. Vamsi Das lived in Nabadvipa, West Bengal under a tree on the banks of the Holy River Ganges, and used to perform meditation on Lord Krishna. The great Krishna devotees Gosvami […]

Advaita Acharya | Disciple of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

Advaita Acharya (1434–1559), was a great Vaishnava Saint. He was a great scholar in Bhagavad Gita, Bhagavata Purana and other divine scriptures, and he promoted the Bhakti spirit amongst the devotees. His birth name was Kamalaksha Mishra. LIFE He was born in Bangladesh. {It is believed that he was the incarnation of Lord Vishnu}. He […]

Nityananda Prabhu (Nitai) | Incarnation of Lord Balarama in Gaudiya Vaishnavism

Sri Nityananda Prabhu (15th century), was a Hindu saint, and belongs to the Gaudiya Vaishnava, and is considered as an incarnation of Lord Balarama. He was Chaitanya Mahaprabhu’s close friend and disciple. Nityananda Prabhu was born to a pious Brahmin at a small village in Birbhum district of present West Bengal in the year 1474. […]