By Srila Rupa Goswami
with Commentaries by Srila Bhakti Vinod Thakur, Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Thakur,and Srila Bhakti Rashak Sridhar dev Goswami Maharaj
On the bank of the ocean, within the divine domain of Lord Jagannāth, amidst His beloved associates during the final days of His manifest presence, the ocean of mercy Śrī Gaurahari gently spoke His essential teachings for the highest benefit of all living beings in the form of His Śikṣāṣṭakam.
Śrīla Rūpa Goswāmī imbibed this nectar in full, understood it perfectly, and revealed its purport in the form of Śrī Śrī Upadeśāmṛta.
This edition features commentaries by Śrīmad Rādhā Ramaṇ Dās Goswāmī, Śrīla Bhakti Vinod Ṭhākur, Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Ṭhākur, and Śrīla Bhakti Rakṣak Śrīdhar Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj.
Additional content includes twelve articles by Śrīla Bhakti Vinod Ṭhākur on Śrī Śrī Upadeśāmṛta’s second and third verses, Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Ṭhākur’s discourse on Śrī Śrī Upadeśāmṛta at Śrī Rādhā Kuṇḍa in 1932, and Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Ṭhākur’s Prākṛta-rasa-śata-dūṣaṇī.