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Title: 004 Padma Purana & Agni-Purana

User: Swami Gaurangapada Date: 2006-06-18 04:33:16

 

kaleh prathama-sandhyayam, gaurango 'ham mahi-tale;

bhagirathi-tate ramye, bhavishyami saci-sutah.

 

In the Padma Purana, the Supreme Lord affirms:

 

"In the first sandhya of Kali-yuga, I will appear as Gauranga on the earth in a beautiful place by the shore of the Ganges. I will become the son of Sacidevi and My complexion will be golden."

 

agni-purane

 

prasantatma lamba-kanthas, gaurangas ca suravritah

 

In the Agni Purana it is said:

 

"The Supreme Personality of Godhead Lord Gauranga will appear in a golden form with a graceful long neck and a peaceful heart, surrounded by His saintly devotees."