Jagannatha Das also used to go to recite the Bhagavatam in the houses of people and made no discrimination on the basis of bodily identification, befriending men and women in the same way. A famous incident regarded such confidential exchanges with Medha and Sumedha, two ladies endowed with great spiritual power and who were said to be going in the night to visit Jagannatha in the temple by their mystic powers after it was closed. Some envious men complained to king Prataparudra accusing Jagannatha Dasa of immoral behavior (illicit relationships with women) and the King called him for questioning. Jagannatha Dasa replied that for him there was no difference between men and women; he said that in fact when he was associating with ladies, he actually regarded himself as a woman, too. read more
Jagannath Das has held Lord Jagannath to be the creator of the ten incarnations (Avatara) of the Vishnu. In his words. ‘ Hoilu Dasa Avatara Nasilu Abaniru Bhara.’
Any auspicious or inauspicious message of the Prani can be known at the time of his death.
Even gods (Devata) born on earth in human bodies cannot escape death.
‘ Uttama Sange Sanga Jara Se Kare Uttama Bevara ‘ . The person who has good companion behaves in polished fashion and manner.
If you make the name of Govinda (Krishna) as a fleet you can cross the world of ocean.
He is blessed who loves to hear the name of Krushna in his ears. By uttering Lord Krishna’s holy name, the tongue becomes sacred. He is the best man on earth who worships Krishna’s feet always