What is reason behind Sri Krishna’s false sleep ?
‘shritum shrotra-manoharam vrajavadhu – lilâm – itho – jalpitam’. It means, ‘to hear the attractive conversation of the Vrajavadhus’.
Meaning of ‘Vrajavadhu’ and ‘lilâ’ in the verse
“Vrajavadhus are those who bind Sri Krishna with the cords of love-ras. He is performing the pastime of false sleep so as to witness how they steal His flute, and to hear their ras-full conversations.
“Lilâ” – means imitating a dear one by dressing up and acting like He does”. – (U.N.) Read the rest of this entry »