Just like you and me Gopa Kumara was also in this material world where we are living now. But Gopa Kumara unlike us consciously decided to leave this material world and return to the spiritual world. The joy he experienced upon reaching..
One of the most important spiritual activities in the holy month of Kartik is offering lamp (either ghee lamp or sesame oil lamp) to Lord Damodara. Scriptures tell us the glories of offering lamp to Lod Kesava in the Kartik month.
Kartik month is the holiest of all the months. Scriptures extoll the virtues of this month. But what if one is not observing the vows of Kartik month. What happens to them? What does the scripture tell about them?
In Sri Hari Bhakti Vilasa, Srila Sanatana Goswami lists down five most important vows which one should take during this auspicious month of Kartik.