|Caption||Radha and the eight chief gopis: Lalita, Vishaka, Champakalata, Chitra-Lekha, Tunga-vidya, Indulekha, Ranga devi and Sudevi.|
"The parama-preshtha-sakhis are eight in number, and in the ecstatic dealings of Krishna and Radha they side sometimes with Krishna and at other times with Radharani, just to create a situation in which it appears that they favor one against the other. That makes the exchange of mellows more palatable."
-CC, Adi-lila, 4.217, purport
Painted in 1985.
|Headline||Radha and Krishna and the Eight Chief Gopis|
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