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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 7

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam By being near You, may my body be divinely transformed and renewed. Then it will not be difficult at all to love Krishna. This is why I cherish You. In this world, grace-filled souls only praise Ganga after she has joined with You. […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 6

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam Obeisances to You forever, Shri Yamunaji. Your story is most amazing. Those who sip Your waters are never tormented by Yama, the God of retribution, for how could he ever hard the children of his younger sister, even if they are bad? Those […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 5

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam Only after Ganga merged with You, O Yamunaji, did She become beloved to Krishna, and only then was Ganga able to give all devotional powers to those who worship Her. If there is anyone who can even come close to You, it would […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 4

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam Embellished with countless virtunes, Shri Yamunaji is praised by Shiva, Brahma and other divinities. Her hue is always the color of dark clouds. She fulfilled the wishes of Dhruva and Parasha. At Her banks by the pure city of Mathura, She is surrounded […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 3

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam Shri Yamunaji has come to earth for its purification. Like the Gopis serve their beloved Krishna, Shri Yamunaji is served by the many songs of the peacocks, parrots, swans, and other birds. Her waves are Her arms, and Her sands are Her pearly […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 2

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam Shri Yamunaji emerges from the heart of Lord Narayana and cascades from the summit of the Kalindi Mountain with Brilliance. She appears to be swaying in a lovely swing as She descends the rocky slopes, Her waters roaring and filled with dalliance. Glories […]

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Shri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam ~ 1

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya's Yamunashtakam

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the seriesShri Vallabhacharya’s Yamunashtakam I joyfully bow to Shri Yamunaji, the Giver of all divine powers. Her expansive sands shine brightly, like the lotus feet of Lord Krishna. Flowers from fresh forests along Shri Yamunaji’s banks mingle with Her and make Her waters fragrant. Both humble and […]

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Shri Krishna is the form of supreme bliss

Shri Krishna is the form of supreme bliss

Shri Krishna is the form of supreme bliss and is able to confer joy to all of the Gopis – these plays are forever free from the sorrows and pains of worldly lust. – Shiksha Patra – 2:14 – (Forty-one Letters of Spiritual Counsel) ~ Shri Harirayaji (Commentary by Gopeshwarji; Translated by Shyamdas)

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Rupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam ~ 9

Rupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam ~ 9

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the seriesRupa Goswami's Yamunastakam

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the seriesRupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam Oh Daughter of Surya! O Yamune, whose forceful waves are completely purifying and who is surrounded by all demigods. Please increase the current of bhakti for He who liberates people from their sins, the lotus eyed Shri Krishna, for that dedicated person who […]

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Rupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam ~ 8

Rupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam ~ 8

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the seriesRupa Goswami's Yamunastakam

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the seriesRupa Goswami’s Yamunastakam Yamuna Devi gives transendental knowledge through the three worlds, Bhuh, Bhuvah, and Svah as she flows through them. Singing her glories  incinerates the reactions of even the greatest sins. She is supremely fragrant due to the sandalwood paste from Shri Krishna’s body merging […]

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