niśānta-līlā


niśānta-līlā
Kṛṣṇa’s daily pastimes are divided into eight periods. Niśānta-līlā takes place at the end of night just prior to dawn, approx. 3:36 am-6:00 am
see aṣṭa-kālīya-līlā

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  • niśānta — the end of night just prior to dawn; the first period of the day, approx. 3:36 am 6:00 am see aṣṭa kālīya līlā …   The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia

  • aṣṭa-kālīya-līlā — the pastimes that Śrī Kṛṣṇa performs with His associates during the eight periods of the day. Sādhakas who are engaged in smaraṇa (remembrance) meditate on these pastimes: 1) niśānta līlā, pastimes at the end of night 2) prātaḥ līlā, pastimes at… …   The Bhaktivedanta encyclopedia