His Divine Grace Mahamandaleshwar Mahant Sri Krsna Balaram Swamiji

Founder-Acārya of Bhāgavat Dharma Samāj and the Spiritual Master in the Unbroken Chain of Disciplic Succession Descending from Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa

nama oḿ viṣṇu-pādāya
kṛṣṇa-preṣṭhāya bhū-tale
śrīmate kṛṣṇa balarām
swāmin iti nāmine

śrila prabhupāda śiṣyeṣu
kevalam vrajavāsinam

vāḍava vaṁśāvataṁśāṁ
haṁsaṁ dhvāntāntakaṁ namaḥ


TRANSLATION

          “We offer our respectful obeisance at the lotus feet of His Divine Grace Mahamandaleshwar Mahant Śrī Kṛṣṇa Balarām Swāmījī Mahārāj, who is very dear to Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa for having taken shelter at His lotus feet.”

          “Among all the disciples of Śrīla Prabhupāda, our Gurudeva is the only Vrajavāsī disciple born in Śrī Vrindāban Dhāma, and is born into an enlightened Gauḍa Brāhmaṇa family. He is vastly learned in the Vedic scriptures and is able to remove the darkness of ignorance as the sun removes darkness upon rising.”

          We are receiving the transcendental knowledge through Guru parampara, in this unbroken chain of disciplic succession: 1) Kṛṣṇa, 2) Brahmā, 3) Nārada, 4) Vyāsa, 5) Madhva, 6) Padmanābha, 7) Nṛhari, 8) Mādhava, 9) Akṣobhya, 10) Jayatīrtha, 11) Jñānasindhu, 12) Dayānidhi, 13) Vidyānidhi, 14) Rājendra, 15) Jayadharma, 16) Puruṣottama, 17) Brahmaṇyatīrtha, 18) Vyāsatīrtha, 19) Lakṣmīpati, 20) Mādhavendra Purī, 21) Īśvara Purī, 22) Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu, 23) Rūpa, 24) Raghunātha, Śrī Jīva, 25) Kṛṣṇadāsa, 26) Narottama, 27) Viśvanātha Cakravartī, 28) Jagannāthadāsa, 29) Bhaktivinoda, 30) Gaurakiśora, 31) Bhaktisiddhānta Sarasvatī, 32) His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swāmī Prabhupāda, 33) His Divine Grace Mahamandaleshwar Mahant Śrī Kṛṣṇa Balarām Swāmī.

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The Process of Deity Worship

This new book by Swamiji will let you know if the worship in the temple is being performed correctly or not. There are irrevocable facts found in this book from the Vedic scriptures in regards to how to worship the deities, how to be present before the deity, what actions a pujari (worshipper) should take, how people should visit the deity, how people can avoid becoming offensive, and how to become properly situated. This book is divided in two parts, first part in Hindi very vividly explained and the second part is in English a bit more summarized for the western audience.

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