His Divine Grace
A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
Founder-Acharya of ISKCON
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Why did the Supreme Lord descend in a half-man half-lion form? Please come to learn about the purpose and significance of His appearance in that form.
Devotees fast till dusk, 8:18 PM on May 20.
|| vāsāḿsi jīrṇāni yathā vihāya |||| navāni gṛhṇāti naro 'parāṇi |||| tathā śarīrāṇi vihāya jīrṇāny |||| anyāni saḿyāti navāni dehī ||
As a person puts on new garments, giving up old ones, the soul similarly accepts new material bodies, giving up the old and useless ones.