All posts tagged: Gita Govinda

Is Radha Real?

An exploration of Radha, whether or not she is real, what she means to Krishna and bhaktas, and the very essence of Bhakti.

Shri Jagannath and Jayadeva’s Gitagovinda

Jayadeva’s Gitagovinda eternalized the love tales of Sri Krishna and Devi Radha for all time to come. This illustrious poet of Odisha has ever since remained synonymous with the Jagannath Sampradaya as well as the Bhakti movement for his amorous masterpiece – the Gitgovinda, celebrating the love of Lord Jagannath as Krishna with the cowherd maiden Radha.