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The Joy of Hearing His Glories


Recently I visited Bagbazaar Gaudiya Math in the evening and I had a very nice conversation with a senior bramhachari who started to speak about the glories of Srila Gurudev (Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Goswami Maharaja) when learned that I am His disciple.

He shared one of his experiences with Srila Gurudev when he was in New Delhi. Once there was a spiritual conference in New Delhi Gaudiya Math and the devotees who attended the conference were competent in the English Language but there was no one present who could speak in English to make them understand about the Gaudiya Vaishnava Philosophy. 

In the meantime, Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Maharaja entered (he was young and very strong that time) and immediately Bhakti Hriday/ Rakshak Hrishikesh Maharaj (disciple of Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Thakura) proposed Srila Tirtha Maharaj to speak about the Gaudiya Vaishnava Philosophy in the English language. After that Srila Tirtha Maharaj started to speak profoundly about the Gaudiya Vaishnava Philosophy. At the end of the lecture, the devotees were very much mesmerized and happy. 

After Srila Tirtha Maharaj got down from the stage, Pujyapad Hrishikesh Maharaj came forward and blessed Srila Tirtha Maharaj by saying that “I pray may the all merciful Caitanya Mahaprabhu and Sri Guru showers their countless mercy on you always.”

Once he completed in narrating the divine glory of Srila Gurudev I was feeling tremendous happy from inside and was thinking that visiting Bagbazaar Gaudiya Math was successful today. It’s always so beautiful when you get to hear the glories of Srila Gurudev from others.

The Joy of Hearing His GloroiesJai Sree Sree Guru Gauranga Radhavinodananda Jiu
Jai Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Thakura
Jai Srila Bhakti Dayita Madhava Goswami Maharaja
Jai Srila Bhakti Ballabh Tirtha Goswami Maharaja

aspiring to be vaishnavadasanudas,
Sundar Gopal Das



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