Srimad Bhagavatam - Beautiful Bhagavatam

Srimad Bhagavatam means beautiful Bhagavatam (Srimad Bhagavatam 12.13.15). the glorification of Srimad Bhagavatam is so much important in the life of a devotee that, without the mercy of Bhagavatam, one cannot advance a little bit in devotional service (Srimad Bhagavatam 1.2.16-18). The study of Srimad Bhagavatam is also very relevant for the purpose of knowing Bhagavatam, becoming bhagavatam.

So, anything that contains, or is related to, the Supreme Personality of Godhead is the subject matter of Srimad Bhagatavam, anything. We know that everything has emanated from the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Bhagavan (Srimad Bhagavtam 2.9.33-36). Therefore, you name a subject matter, and that will be included in Srimad Bhagavatam. You name it, Bhagavatam has it. Srimad Bhagavatam has a complete treatise (Srimad Bahgavatam 2.10.1). Therefore it is very, very important, the most important thing in the life of a devotee is Srimad Bhagavatam.

Chaitanya Mahaprabhu established that "aradhyo bhagavan vrajesa-tanaya tad dhama vrndavana... ssrimad bhagavatam pramanam amalam prema pum-artho mahan.." (Caitanya-manjusa commentary on Srimad Bhagavatam). Four things he taught us; that the Supreme Personality of Godhead is vrajendra-tanaya, Lord Sri Krishna is called Vrajendra-tanaya, and His abode is Vrndavanam; the study of Him, and His abode, everything, is in Srimad Bhagavatam and that is the most important thing in the life of a human being if he is to achieve the ultimate goal of life; and the process of visuddha-bahkti shown by the gopis is the only subject matter that we have to follow...