Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami

KRISHNADASA KAVIRAJA

INTRODUCTION

Krishna Dasa Kaviraja Goswami was born in the year 1496 and he has written the text known as: Chaitanya Charitamrita, the life history of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, an incarnation of Lord Krishna.

He was born in the village of West Bengal. He got the bhakti spirit on Lord Krishna. It is also believed that during the previous dwapara yuga, he was the friend of Lord Krishna.

He left Bengal and travelled to Vrindavana and he took sainthood from Raghunatha Dasa Goswami, a follower of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. He also wrote Sri Govinda Lilamrita and Saranga rangada kangada tika. He was well appreciated by the kings and the devotees for his spiritual works and also for his sincere dedication on Lord Krishna.

Let us worship the great saint and be blessed.

“OM SRI KRISHNADASA KAVIRAJARE NAMAHA”

WRITTEN BY

R.HARISHANKAR