"The one goal of life is to cultivate love for God,
the love that the milkmaids, the milkmen,
and the cowherd boys of VrindAvan felt for Krishna.
When Krishna went away to MathurA, the cowherds roamed about
weeping bitterly because of their separation from Him."
om tat sat
~~~~~~ om shanthi om~~~~~~
This is a reasonably accurate representation of my home shrine, of more than thirty-five years: