Sri Caitanya-caritamrta Photo Gallery His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Isvara Puri, the Spiritual Master of Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu

The Deity of Sri Isvara Puri at the house of Srivasa Thakura in Halisahara. Isvara Puri pleased Srila Madhavendra Puri by service, and by the blessings of his spiritual master he became such a great personality that Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu accepted him as His spiritual master.

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The Six Gosvamis

Lord Caitanya embraced Sanatana Gosvami, accepting his body as spiritual. (Adi-lila, p. 305) The place of worship and chanting beads of Srila Rupa Gosvami, the recipient of the special mercy of Lord Caitanya. Being empowered by the Lord, he wrote many transcendental literatures on the science of devotional service. The…

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Sri Panca-tattva

Lord Krishna Caitanya surrounded (from left to right) by His avatara (Advaita Acarya), His expansion (Lord Nityananda), His manifest internal energy (Sri Gadadhara), and His perfect devotee (Sri Srivasa). These five tattvas incarnate with Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu, and thus the Lord executes His sankirtana movement with great pleasure. Lord Caitanya…

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