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Title: 006 Brahma Yamala & Brahma-Purana

User: Swami Gaurangapada Date: 2006-06-18 04:37:45

 

Brahma Yamala

 

gaurangam gaura-diptangam, pathet stotram kritanjalih;

nanda-gopa-sutam caiva, namasyami gadagrajam.

 

In the Brahma-yamala it is also said:

 

"With great devotion and folded hands, one should recite the following prayer before Lord Gauranga, whose limbs are as effulgent as molten gold: 'I offer my respectful obeisances to Lord Gauranga-Krishna, the the son of the Nanda Maharaja and the elder brother of Gada.'"

 

brahma-purane

 

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

bhagirathi-tate bhumni, bhavishyami sanatanah.

 

In the Brahma Purana, the Supreme Lord Himself dnlares:

 

"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 (*Navadvipa). I will descend in My original eternal form and My complexion will be golden."