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Disappearance of Mahesh Pandit & Uddharana Datta Thakura

Date: 
Sat, 2014-12-20


Mahesh Pandit was a devotee of Lord Nityananda mentioned in the Chaitanya-charitamrita:

"In great love of Krishna, he danced to the beating of a kettledrum like a madman."

Uddharana Datta Thakura - yet another prominent devotee of Lord Nityananda mentioned in Chaitanya-charitamrita. In his purports, Srila Prabhupada mentions various social, economic, geographical, and spiritual similarities between his own family and the family of Uddharana Datta Thakura.

More about Uddharana Datta Thakura, from Chaitanya-charitamrita, Adi-lila 11.41

(Pictured is the samadhi (shrine) of Uddharan datta Thakur at his ancestral home in Saptagram, India)

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