• Jayadeva Goswami

    Jayadeva Goswami – Disapp 16 Jan 2020

    Sri Jayadeva Goswami appeared in either the eleventh or twelfth century of the Shaka era. There is a difference of opinion about his place of birth. The majority opinion holds that he hailed from the village of Kendubilva, presently in the district of Birbhum. Others claim that he was born in either Orissa or South India. Kendubilva is situated about twenty miles south of Siuri on the banks of the Ajaya River. In the Gaudiya Vaishnava Abhidhana, it is stated that Jayadeva found his RadhaMadhava Deities in this river’s waters. It is also stated there that he used to rest and worship at the Temple of Shiva known as Kusheshwar,…