Yashoda (Sanskrit: यशोदा) was wife of Nanda within the Puranic texts of Hinduism. Within the Bhagavata Purana it is described that Yasoda later became the foster-mother to Krishna, who was born to Devaki but was given to Yashoda and Nanda in Gokul, by Krishna's father Vasudeva on the night of his birth, for his protection from Devaki's brother, the king of Mathura, Kansa.
"Because You are the original person, You are therefore described in the Gopāla-tāpanī (the Vedic Upaniṣad), as well as in the Brahma-saṁhitā, as govindam ādi-puruṣam. Govinda is the original person, the cause of all causes. In the Bhagavad-gītā also it is stated that You are the source of the Brahman effulgence. No one should conclude that Your body is like an ordinary material body. Your body is akṣara, indestructible.
Krishna Lilas - The Nectarian Pastimes of the Sweet Lord
Bal Shri Krishna would oftentimes fake being weak when Yashoda Maa asked Him to carry items from here to there, while she would focus on her other chores. He only faked His weakness to Lovingly attract dulaar from her, and when He felt that He had enough of what He wanted, He would strike His arms with His tiny, clenched fists, make a serious face, and confidently exclaim that He is the strongest little babe in all of the land, and nothing is too heavy for Him to carry. Of course, Yashoda…