Yesterday was the appearance day, not only of Śrīla Bhakti Pramoda Purī Gosvāmī, but also of Śrīpāda Bhakti Kiśora Ārāṇya Mahārāja. In the morning, the devotees surprised Mahārāja by offering him garlands, gifts, and some words of gratitude for his constant guidance, affection and encouragement.
Gauranga Vani Publishers is happy to announce the publication of Śrī Rūpa Gosvāmī's Upadeśāmṛta. This hardcover book includes the original Devanāgarī and word for word translation of each verse, illuminations by Śrīla B.R. Śrīdhara Deva Gosvāmī Mahārāja, an extensive introduction delineating the history of the Upadeśāmṛta, 6 colour plates and brief biographies of Śrī Rūpa Gosvāmī and Śrīla Śridhara Mahārāja.
Gauranga Vani Publishers has just printed a new publication; Swami B.G. Narasiṅgha Mahārāja's Hindi Bhagavad Gita. This is especially important since we are located in Vrindavan and preaching in North India where Hindi publications are a must.
We have two new cows that just joined the Rupanuga Bhajan Ashram Goshala. Yesterday we made a journey to Karnal and brought back a beautiful sahiwal cow with her calf. They are very friendly and happy to be in the real Vrindavan atmosphere. The mother is named Chitra since she came to us on the same nakshatra and the calf is named Champakalata.
Gauranga Vani Publishers has just printed a new publication, 'The Descent of the Holy Name' in three languages (English, Hindi and Spanish). This book, meant for mass distribution describes the holy name, it's efficacy and the offenses to be avoided while chanting. It consists of an introduction by Prema Kiśora Prabhu and articles by Śrīla A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupāda, Śrīla B.R. Śrīdhara Mahārāja and Śrīla B.G. Narasiṅgha Mahārāja.