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Hare Krishna! Welcome to the Gopal Jiu Publications blog. This will give you some information about Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Swami, show you some of the ancient tirthas and places we have been researching and visiting here in India, and give you some news and updates on our festivals, seminars and publishing works. You may also be interested in these other links:

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Tuesday, January 10, 2006

Gadeigiri Radhastami 2002

Here are a few shots of a wonderful festival in Gadeigiri taken by Madhavendra Puri Prabhu. This was a particularly special event as Sri Sri Radha Madhava the original deities of Srila Thakur Bhaktivinode were also gracing the occasion.

Sri Sri Radha Gopal Jiu ready for their festive bath

Sri Sri Radha Madhava. If you would like to know more about the amazing story of their rediscovery write us at:

Both sets of deities on the
snana-vedi, bathing platform

Closeup of Gopal getting his bath

Closeup of Madhava

The palm leaf Bhagavatams read by Srila Gour Govinda Swami. Each volume is wrapped in red cloth to protect it from insects. One volume can be seen opened.

View of the entire altar

Closeup of the big deities of Sri Sri Radha Gopaljiu

Sri Sri Radha Gopaljiu and Sri Sri Radha Madhava together on the altar

Sri Sri Radha Gopaljiu temple in Gadeigiri Orissa


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