Krishna – the ‘All Attractive’

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Krishna explains in Bhagavad-Gita that all beautiful things within this world are but tiny sparks of His beauty. The name ‘Krishna’ means ‘all attractive’, ‘supremely attractive.’ The reason the soul is attracted to things or people of this world is because they are emanating from Krishna, the supremely, all encompassing attractive. One time, our Gurudev Srila Prabhupada was on the beach of the Pacific Ocean.  There, seeing the beautiful sunset, someone said, “Isn’t this a beautiful sunset!” And Srila Prabhupada replied, “If you think that the art is beautiful, you should see the artist! This is just the spark of His beauty.”
By Radhanath Swami
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  • Gokul Sundari Devi Dasi

    Wonderful article ..Thank you so much HH Radhanath Swami Maharaj Ji.

  • rashmi

    Through your eyes,words, actions…….. you are showing us the only true artist,creator… KRISHNA the ”ALL ATTRACTIVE. We are eternally grateful to you MAHARAJ.

  • Raj Narang

    Hari Bolll….

  • Chandrika

    Wow – beautiful!

  • Poonam

    Krishna is the most appropriate name for God, because God attracts the hearts of all living entities….
    Thanks for sharing!

  • Rajat

    Very nice article.. Who is the writer?… Of course Radhanath Swami.

  • Gurrappanaidu

    Very beautiful…beautiful article.

    Thank you so much for sharing us.

  • Madana Kishore Das

    Nicely said.

  • Ravi Garg

    What amazing vision of a pure devotee – “If you think that the art is beautiful, you should see the artist! This is just the spark of his beauty.”

  • srinivas

    We have the tendency to appreciate what is visible to us directly and tend to forget the cause behind it. Maharaj is clearly saying how to look beyond and always to be reminded ourselves about krishna who is behind all this beautiful creation.

  • Anand T

    Pure devotees of the Lord are always immersed in devotion & thoughts of the Lord. Hence they can easliy co-relate each & everything back with the Supreme Lord & help us understand the knitty gritty of how this material world & jivas herein behave. Thank you for enlightening us, Maharaj. Hare Krishna!

  • Ketan Pendse

    Art is born out of quality of artists….. Thus art of learning spiritual values

    can be learnt beautifully under guidance of H.H.Radhanath Swami….

  • N Swaminathan

    It is very important to be reminded about creation, creator, beauty, wonder etc., which are buried under huge piles of unnecessary and unnatural information and worries. Radhanath Maharaj is repeatedly teaching about the sublime.

  • Vishvesh Jogalekar

    very true

  • ram mahtani

    Yes, so true. How beautiful must the artist be whose creation is so beautiful.

  • Manish Parmar

    Radhanath Maharaj is so nicely relating the beautiful things of this material world to Krishna. So next time we see something beautiful like the mountains, some panoramic view, the moon, flowers etc – we can easily see the Lord’s hand.

  • Sujit Mehta

    How we take the whole creation for granted, in society if someone does us a favor or gifts us something,we go ga ga about it. But to thank God with heartfelt gratitude doesn’t seem to fit in. Radhanath Swami makes us aware of our shortcoming and way to rectify that, through the example of Srila Prabhupada who’s teachings are timeless jewels

  • anand

    Very nice. Thank you

  • Santipur Nath Das

    very good article. Thank you Maharaj

  • Srila Prabhupada being a pure and humble devotee, can see the Lord anywhere and everywhere.His mind reveals how he is always in trance of Krishna-prema.

  • Srila Prabhupada being a pure and humble devotee, can see the Lord anywhere and everywhere.His mind reveals how he is always in the trance of Krishna-prema.

  • Milind M churi

    Very nice.A good lesson for all that how an unalloyed devotee see all connected to “All Attractive”, the Supreme Sersonality of Godhead Lord Sri Krishan.Thank you very much.

  • Aishwarya

    This meditation helps one to see Krishna everywhere.

  • Ramya

    Radhanath Swami Maharaj is so absorbed in the memories of Prabhupada!

  • Aparna

    All Glories To H.H Radhanath Swami Maharaj

    So beautifully explained by Maharaj about the original creator.

    Hare Krishna

  • Yogita Jagannathan

    We see so many beautiful creations in this world – the butterfly with an assotment of colours on its wings, the peacock displaying its long feathers, the precision with which this cosmic manifestation works, yet we fail to acknowledge the creator behind all this or thank Him for everything He has given us.

  • Meera Sharma

    If we can remember this statement from Maharajah in all the situations, our life will be successful.

  • Abhijit Toley

    These statements are so powerful that now-a-days whenever I see grandeur and great beauty, I remember the Lord who created it all.

  • Vinay Rachh

    Very nice!!!

  • Vidya Patham

    Thank you Radhanath Swami for making us see Krishna in everything.

  • Kuldeep Soni

    Very Beautiful.

  • Y.Raja Shekar

    We can only realise and understand there is a most enchanting artist behind every beautiful object of this world through the teachings of great souls like HH Radhanath Swami.

  • Piyush Singh

    Thank you Radhanath Swami for this beautiful point.

  • Siddeshwar Bhat

    A wonderful thought worth meditating upon…

  • Shyam Kishore das

    This is a wonderful meditation while we are on our journey out of this material world. And in the spiritual world the complete variegatedness of this material world is present in its original form.

  • Sumit

    Very nice story of Srila Prabhupad has been given here by Radhanath Swami who is as glorious as Srila Prabhupad is.

  • Servant

    A nice message with an enlightening example by His Holiness Radhanath Swami Maharaj.

  • Abhijit Toley

    The highest spiritualists always remind us in all situations about God – the source of everything.

  • gopasana

    so true! everything is related to Krishna ; but we see only when personalities like HH Radhanath Swami Maharaj speak of it.

  • saurabh

    May the all attractive supreme lord steal our hearts and mind to his remembrance. Thank you very Much Radhanath Swami .

  • deepak

    Devotees like Radhanath Swami can relate everything of this world to Krishna.

  • Swapnil Gaonkar

    Pure devotees see this all attractiveness of Krishna in all aspects of life. Thank you Radhanath Swami for enlightening