You are cordially invited to join us in following the orders of His Divine Grace Srila Prabhupada Bhaktisiddhanta Saraswati Goswami Thakur and the desire of His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Pramode Puri Goswami Maharaja, the Founder Acharya of Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math by participating in Sri Navadwip Dhama Parikrama February 21st, 2010 – March 1st, 2010
Parikrama and Festival Schedule:
February 21st Parikrama Adhibas (Parikrama Preparation Day). Constant Chanting of Hare Krishna Mahamantra from Sunrise until Sunset.
February 22 First Day of Parikrama – Antardvip & Simantadvip.
Visiting: Sri Chaitanya Gaudiya Math, Nandana Acharya Bhavan, Yoga Pith (Lord Chaitanya’s birth place), Srivas Angan, Murari Gupta’s Sripat, Sri Chaitanya Math, Sardanga, Sridhar Angan, Chand Kazi-Samadhi and Belpukur
February 23rd Visiting: Godrum-dvip and Madhya-dvip – Svananda Sukhada Kunja, Surabhi Kunja, Suvarna-vihar, Harihar Ksetra and Nrshimha Pally.
February 24th Visiting : Koladvip, Ritudvip, Jahnudvip and Modadrum-dvip — Prauda Maya, Devananda Gaudiya Math, Sri Chaitanya Saraswata Math, Samudragarh, Champahati Gaura Gadadhara Mandir, Vidya Nagar, Ritudvip-Radha Kunda, Jahnu Muni’s Asram, Mamgachi-Vrindavan Thakur’s Sripat etc.
February 25th Last Day of Parikrama – visiting: Rudradvip. Fasting for Trisprisha Mahadvadasi. (Ekadasi and Dvadasi); disappearance day of Srila Madhavendrapuri Pada. From sunset to sunrise non-stop Hare Krishna Mahamantra kirtan inside Srila Gurudeva’s Samadhi temple.
February 26th Break fast of Trisprisha Mahdvadasi in between period from sun-rise till 9.55 a.m. Also,Vaisnavas-Seva festival, according to the order of our beloved Srila Gurudeva, His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Pramode Puri Goswami Maharaj. Festival Schedule are as follows : Nrisimha Yagna (fire-sacrifice) at 7.00 a.m. to 9 a.m; Dharma Sabha at 9.30 a.m. until lunch offering (discourses by different Sanyasi and Senior devotees about the glories of our beloved Srila Gurudeva and Madhavendra Puripada. Also, WVA meetings from 3.00 p.m. and Lila-Kirtan by Sripad Sudarshan Prabhu from 4.00 p.m. then evening Arati.
February 27th Gaura Purnima’s Adhibas (Gaura Purnima Preparation Day). Nonstop Hare Krishna Mahamantra chanting from Sun-rise till Sun-set. Lord Krishna’s Fire-Festival. Also kirtan competition and written examination amongst devotees about the glories of beloved Srila Gurudeva, His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Pramode Puri Goswami Maharaj ; His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Goswami Thakur Prabhupada and Prema-Purushottam , Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mahaprabhu.
February 28th Gaura Purnima : Supreme Lord Gauranga Mahaprabhu’s Advent-day Celebration (dry fasting till evening) and Dol-yatra (coloring festival) of Sri Sri Radha and Krishna. Constant Chanting of Hare Krishna Mahamantra and reading from Sri Chaitanya Bhagavat from Sun-rise till Sun-set. In evening, special chanting of Lord Gaura’s advent-pastimes from Sri Chaitanya Charitamrita and congregational Harinam-Sankirtana accompanied by Puja, Abhisek and Bhoga-offering, on the occasion of Lord Gaura’s auspicious appearance.
March 1st Breaking fast (parana) between sunrise and 9:54am. Sri Jagannath Misra Anondatsava, Grand Feast (grand distribution) of Maha Prasadam on occasion of Lord Gaura’s auspicious appearance.
At : Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math, Isodyan, Sridham Mayapur, Nadia, West Bengal; and other temple branches.