When Kṛṣṇa saved the inhabitants of Vṛndāvana from the wrath of Indra by lifting Govardhana Hill, a surabhi cow from Goloka Vṛndāvana, as well as King Indra from the heavenly planet, appeared before Him. Indra, the King of heaven, was conscious of his offense before Kṛṣṇa; therefore he stealthily appeared before Him from a secluded place. He immediately fell down at the lotus feet of Kṛṣṇa, although his own crown was dazzling like sunshine.

When Kṛṣṇa saved the inhabitants of Vṛndāvana from the wrath of Indra by lifting Govardhana Hill, a surabhi cow from Goloka Vṛndāvana, as well as King Indra from the heavenly planet, appeared before Him. Indra, the King of heaven, was conscious of his offense before Kṛṣṇa; therefore he stealthily appeared before Him from a secluded place. He immediately fell down at the lotus feet of Kṛṣṇa, although his own crown was dazzling like sunshine.

Thinking in this way, Lord Kṛṣṇa immediately picked up Govardhana Hill with one hand, exactly as a child picks up a mushroom from the ground. Thus He exhibited His transcendental pastime of lifting Govardhana Hill. Lord Kṛṣṇa then began to address His devotees, "My dear brothers, My dear father, My dear inhabitants of Vṛndāvana, you can now safely enter under the umbrella of Govardhana Hill, which I have just lifted. Do not be afraid of the hill and think that it will fall from My hand.

Thinking in this way, Lord Kṛṣṇa immediately picked up Govardhana Hill with one hand, exactly as a child picks up a mushroom from the ground. Thus He exhibited His transcendental pastime of lifting Govardhana Hill. Lord Kṛṣṇa then began to address His devotees, "My dear brothers, My dear father, My dear inhabitants of Vṛndāvana, you can now safely enter under the umbrella of Govardhana Hill, which I have just lifted. Do not be afraid of the hill and think that it will fall from My hand.

Ch.12: Aghasura desired to kill Krishna because Krishna had killed his sister Putana, and his brother Bakasura, and he wanted revenge. When he opened his mouth, the top part was in the sky, and the bottom part was on the ground. Aghasura tried to crush Krishna and the cowherd boys with his digestive powers, but with all his strength, he couldn't fight against Krishna's expanding. Finally when he could breathe no more, Aghasura's life air, along with his soul, exited through the top of his…

Ch.12: Aghasura desired to kill Krishna because Krishna had killed his sister Putana, and his brother Bakasura, and he wanted revenge. When he opened his mouth, the top part was in the sky, and the bottom part was on the ground. Aghasura tried to crush Krishna and the cowherd boys with his digestive powers, but with all his strength, he couldn't fight against Krishna's expanding. Finally when he could breathe no more, Aghasura's life air, along with his soul, exited through the top of his…

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