This article is about the names of Vishnu. Protector of Veda” as ‘Go’ means Veda, Cow and also senses. The sages gita govinda pdf free download Krishna “Govinda” as He pervades all the worlds, giving them power. Krishna for having attained loving leadership of the cows which Krishna tended as a cowherd, by saying, “So men too shall praise Him as Govinda.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, in his commentary on the Bhagavad-Gita, states that Govinda means “master of the senses”. Govinda” at the instance of extreme distress where she could no longer hold her saree to her chest. For this reason, it is believed that “Govinda” is how the Lord is addressed by devotees when they have lost it all and have nothing more to lose. This may be the reason why in colloquial Tamil and Telugu the slang-term “govinda” sometimes refers to the prospect of losing or failing in something important. Gosvinda’, interpreted as: ‘The path of cows’.
If one just worships Govinda, one can easily cross this great ocean of birth and death. India: Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute. State University of New York Press. Present day Krishna worship is an amalgam of various elements. Mathura several centuries before Christ.