Prabodhānanda Sarasvatī: from Benares to Braj

  title={Prabodhānanda Sarasvatī: from Benares to Braj},
  author={J. K. Brzezinski},
  journal={Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies},
  pages={52 - 75}
  • J. Brzezinski
  • Published 1 February 1992
  • History
  • Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies
Over the past several centuries, the town of Vrindavan in Uttar Pradesh has celebrated the loves of the pastoral god Kṛṣṇa and his beloved Rādhā. Numerous saints and devotional authors have contributed to the rich cultural heritage of this Hindu holy land, all doing much to strengthen its position as a centre for one of the most important streams of religious feeling in India. However, despite the theological claims of universal liberation from mundane preoccupations said to result from such… 



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