Skanda the commander

purodhasāḿ ca mukhyaḿ māḿ
viddhi pārtha bṛhaspatim
senānīnām ahaḿ skandaḥ
sarasām asmi sāgaraḥ

Translation of Bhagavad Gita 10.24

Of priests, O Arjuna, know Me to be the chief, Brihaspati. Of generals I am Kartikeya, and of bodies of water I am the ocean.

Commentary by Sri A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Indra is the chief demigod of the heavenly planets and is known as the king of the heavens. The planet on which he reigns is called Indraloka. Brihaspati is Indra’s priest, and since Indra is the chief of all kings, Brihaspati is the chief of all priests. And as Indra is the chief of all kings, similarly Skanda, or Kartikeya, the son of Parvati and Lord Shiva, is the chief of all military commanders. And of all bodies of water, the ocean is the greatest. These representations of Krishna only give hints of His greatness.

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Ekadasi Kalender Berlin

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The Vaishnava Calendar (Panjika) has been made in accordance with the rules for making exact solar and lunar calculations as delineated in Hari-bhakti-vilasa by Sri Sanatana Gosvami, and as followed by Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja in the various locations he visits during his worldwide preaching.

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Ratha Yatra Berlin

(Hindi: रथ यात्रा; Ratha bedeutet Kutsche, Wagen, Rad; Yātrā wörtl. Pilgerreise) ist ein hinduistisches Wagenfest, auf dessen Höhepunkt die Vaishnavas einen Prozessionswagen mit Jagannath (dem Herrn des Universums) an Seilen durch die Stadt ziehen. Jagannath ist ein Aspekt von Krishna.

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