Brahma Vaivarta Purana Chapter 15:121-130

Brahma Vaivarta Purana

Sri Radha-Krsna-vivaha

The Wedding of Sri Radha-Krsna

Chapter 15: Verse 121-130



121.Sri Narayana Rsi said: After hearing Brahma’s prayers, Sri Radha said to him, “O creator Brahma, you may ask a boon, whatever your heart desires.’

122.Hearing Sri Radha’s words, Brahma said to Her, “Please give me devotion for the feet of You both.”

123.When Brahma said this, Radha at once replied, “So be it”. Then Brahma, the ruler of a material universe, devotedly bowed again before Her.

124.Then, sitting between Them both, Brahma ignited a sacred fire and, meditating on Lord Krsna, properly offered oblations.

125.Then Lord Krsna rose from His couch, sat by the fire, and, as Brahma recited the mantras, properly offered oblations.

126.Then Brahma, the father of the Vedas, bowed down before Sri Sri Radha-Krsna. Then he had Radha circumambulate Lord Krsna seven times.

127.Then he had Radha circumambulate the sacred fire. Then he bowed down before Lord Krsna. Then he offered a sitting place to Sri Radha.

128.Then he had Lord Krsna take Radha’s hand and then he had Lord Krsna recite seven Vedic mantras.

129.Then grandfather Brahma, the knower of the Vedas, placed Radha’s hand on Lord Krsna’s chest, and Lord Krsna’s hand on Radha’s back. Then he had Radha recite the mantras.

130.Then Brahma had Radha happily place a knee-length parijata garland around Lord Krsna’s neck.



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