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Holi Satsang 2014

Radha Madhav Satsang invites all for a joyous Holi Celebration in Satsang!

  • Meditate upon the mischievous form of God performing His Divine Holi pastimes
  • Enjoy a blissful evening singing beautiful Holi kirtans written by the Saint-Poet Jagadguru Shri Kripalu Ji Maharaj
  • Have Aarti & Bhog afterwards

DATE : 17 March 2014 (Monday)

TIME : 7.30 PM – 9:00 PM

VENUE : Radha Kunj, 43 Cuff Rd, Singapore 209753

CONTACT :  +65 9383 1162 (Vageesh)

Who is Shri Radha?

By Jagadguru Shri Kripaluji Maharaj

In many bhajans and keertans we hear the name of Radha being chanted before the name of Krishna. And yet most people are unfamiliar with Radha. As this is the most auspicious and important day of Radhashtami (Shree Radha’s appearance day), many questions enter the mind. Who is the entity called Radha? Where does She stand in relation to Krishna? Why does Her name always come before Krishna’s? Why should we celebrate Her Birthday?

Radha, the Supreme Goddess, incarnated some 5,000 years ago in the village of Barsana. She is often called “Barsane Vari,” (the one from Barsana), “Bhanudulari” (Daughter of King Vrishabhanu), and Keertikumari (Daughter of Mother Keerti). She is a Friend to the gopis, the milkmaids of Vrindavan. However, She is not to be mistaken as one of them. She is indeed worshipped by the gopis.

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