Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir at the Khatu Shyam Ji Festival
The annual festival of Khatu Shyam ji Phalgun Mela is a very popular festival in the village of Khatu in the Sikar district of Rajasthan. It draws such a large crowd of devotees over the five-day of events that Indian Railways schedules a special train for the festival from New Delhi for the period.
Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu is Krishna Himself, who came to deliver the greatest spiritual benefit to the most spiritually bereft. Knowing the souls of Kali Yuga to be weak and incapable of the severe penances and austerities needed to quell the overwhelming urges of illusion, Lord Chaitanya gave them the simple.