krishna eating dirt

Creating Trouble

“First a complaint was lodged with mother Yashoda about Krishna’s stealing, but mother Yashoda did not chastise Him. Now, in an attempt to awaken mother Yashoda’s anger so that she would chastise Krishna, another complaint was invented-that Krishna had eaten… Read More ›

Emergency Stockpiles

“Formerly, in every household, yogurt and butter were kept for use in emergencies. But Krishna and Balarama would pile up planks so that They could reach the pots and would then pick holes in the pots with Their hands so… Read More ›

Crying Babies

“If in any house He could not find any butter or curd to steal, He would go into a room and agitate the small children sleeping there by pinching them, and when they cried He would go away.” (Shrila Prabhupada,… Read More ›