This was as close as I could get to Bhakti Tirtha Swami right then, but take my word for it, he was dancing up a storm, and I was a little worried that we were all going to fall through the floor! He was in the middle of where everyone’s looking, and I got [...]
In case anyone wonders whether I had a good time at Bhakti Tirtha Swami’s vyasapuja festival…
Bhakti Tirtha Swami drumming to Hare Krishna. February 26, 2005.
A jovial Bhakti Tirtha Swami, February 26, 2005.
Bhakti Tirtha Swami having a good time at his vyasapuja celebration. Gita Nagari, February 26, 2005.
Bhakti Tirtha Swami just sat down after dancing in kirtan. Feb. 26, 2005. Hare Krishna!
Bhakti Tirtha Swami vyasapuja festival, February 26, 2005.
http://caitanyacaritamrta.com/adi/7/23/en2TRANSLATIONIn distributing love of Godhead, Caitanya Mahaprabhu and His associates did not consider who was a fit candidate and who was not, nor where such distribution should or should not take place. They made no conditions. Wherever they got the opportunity, the members of the Panca-tattva distributed love of Godhead.
PURPORTThere are some rascals [...]
Sri Caitanya Caritamrta Adi 7.22
TRANSLATIONSri Panca-tattva themselves danced again and again and thus made it easier to drink nectarean love of Godhead. They danced, cried, laughed and chanted like madmen, and in this way they distributed love of Godhead.
PURPORTPeople generally cannot understand the actual meaning of chanting and dancing. Describing the Gosvamis, [...]
The characteristics of Krsna are understood to be a storehouse of transcendental love. Although that storehouse of love certainly came with Krsna when He was present, it was sealed. But when Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu came with His associates of the Panca-tattva, they broke the seal and plundered the storehouse to taste transcendental love of [...]