Sri Lalita Devi Apperance Day
Sri Lalita is one of the chief gopi and friend of Srimati Radharani. This year Lalita –shasti (her appearance day) fell on 21 September 2012. She is present on the temple altar, on the right hand side to Sri Rasabihariji. She is eternally rendering service to Sri Sri Radha Rasabihari. At the temple altar she can be seen offering jewelery to Their Lordships.
Her mother is Saradi, her father is Visoka, and her husband is Bhairava. She has the complexion of garocana, a type of yellow pigment. She wears cloth that is sikhi-piccha, like peacock feathers. Her kunja (grove) is called Lalitananda and is to the north of Radha Kunda. She is 27 days older than Srimati Radharani.
She is an expert in creating flower arrangements and other coordinate other engagements for the pleasure of Sri Sri Radha Krishna.
Lalita-sakhi incarnated as Svarupa Damodara in the pastimes of Lord Gauranga Mahaprabhu and acted as his personal secretary. In fact, no one could approach or present anything to Gauranga Mahaprabhu without his sanction.