ALL GLORIES TO SRI GURU, SARASWATA GAUDIYA VAISNAVAS,
AND SRI GAURANGA!
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
March 19 – 28, 2013
Parikrama and Festival Schedule:
Tuesday March 19: Parikrama Adhibas (Parikrama Preparation Day). Constant chanting of Hare Krishna Mahamantra from sunrise to sunset
Wednesday March 20: 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
Thursday March 21: Godrum-dvip and Madhya-dvip Visiting: Svananda Sukhada Kunja, Surabhi Kunja, Suvarna-vihar, Harihar Ksetra and Nrshimha Pally
Friday March 22: Koladvip, Ritudvip, Jahnudvip and Modadrum-dvip Visiting: Prauda Maya, Devananda Gaudiya Math, Sri Chaitanya Saraswata Sridhara Mandal Math, Samudragarh, Champahati Gaura Gadadhara Mandir, Vidya Nagar, Ritudvip-Radha Kunda, Jahnu Muni’s Asram, Mamgachi-Vrindavan Thakur’s Sripat, and more
Saturday March 23: Rudradvip Fasting for Amlaki-Ekadasi. Constant Hare Krishna Mahamantra kirtan from sunrise to sunset inside samkirtan hall of Srila Gurudeva’s Samadhi temple & Fire Sacrifice (for the protection of devotion and to inspire purity while chanting the Hare Krishna Mahamantra)
Sunday March 24: Time of breakfast for Amlaki Ekadasi from sunrise until 9:44am. Vaisnavas-Seva festival, according to the order of our beloved Srila Gurudeva, His Divine Grace Srila Bhakti Pramode Puri Goswami Maharaj, in honor of the disappearance day of Srila Madhavendra Puripada.
Vaisnavas-Seva Festival Schedule:
Sunday March 24: Dharma Sabha from 9:30am until lunch offering (discourses by different Sanyasis and Senior devotees about the glories of our beloved Srila Gurudeva and Madhavendra Puripada)
Monday March 25: Visiting by Bus: Shantipur, the place of Advaita Acharya and Binnagar (Ranaghat), the place of Srila Sacchidananda Bhakti Vinode Thakur’s birth
Tuesday March 26: Gaura Purnima’s Adhibas (Gaura Purnima Preparation Day) Constant chanting of Hare Krishna Mahamantra from sunrise to sunset. Lord Krishna’s Fire-Festival. Kirtan competition and written examination between 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.
Annual General meeting of Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math at temple premises from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Wednesday March 27: Gaura Purnima: Supreme Lord Gauranga Mahaprabhu’s Advent-day Celebration (dry fasting until 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 sunrise to sunset. 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, starting at 5:00pm
Thursday March 28: Time of breakfast (parana) from sunrise to 9:40am
Sri Jagannath Misra Anondatsava, Grand Feast of Maha Prasadam on the occasion of Lord Gaura’s auspicious appearance
Board Meeting from 9:30am to 12:30pm at Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math, Isodyan, Sridham Mayapur, Nadia, Pin: 741313 West Bengal.
Yours in the Service of Sri Krishna Chaitanya Mahaprabhu’s Mission,
Sri Gopinath Gaudiya Math (President)