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Nagar Sankirtan in Krishnanagar

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Dear devotees & friends, For the pleasure of their Lordships Sri Sri Radha Madhava, Pancatattva, Lord Nrisimhadev and Srila Prabhupada Mayapur Bhakti Vriksha broadcasting happy Sankirtan news to all. In occasion of ISKCON 50 years Mayapur Bhakti Vriksha arranged a grand Harinam Sankirtan in the town of Krishnanagar on 14th September, 2016. Krishnanagar is the […]

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Rangadevi & Sudevi Sakhi’s Appearance

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Today is the auspicious appearance day of Srimati Rangadevi and Sudevi. They both are twins with a difference of half a day. Rangadevi is the seventh of the varistha gopis and Sudevi is the eighth of the varistha gopis. Both of them have complexion of the color of a lotus filament and wear garments red like a […]

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Lalita Sasti

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Today is  Lalita Sasti, the appearance day of Lalita Devi. In Mayapur, this festival is celebrated with glorification of Lalita Devi, offering lamps to Lailita Devi. There is also special decoration for Radha Madhava and asta sakhis and especially for Lalita Devi. Lalita Devi looked very beautiful with a flower hallow behind her, and is […]

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Srila Gour Govinda Swami Vyasapuja

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Today is the most auspicious appearance day (Vyasapuja) of Srila Gour Govinda Swami. At Mayapur, the disciples and devotees of Mayapur community came together to offer glorification & pushpanjali  at his puspha Samadhi mandir. In the morning, video class of Gour Govinda Maharaj was played in the temple hall. Senior devotees, his god brothers & disciples shared […]

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Srimati Tungavidya Devi’s Appearance Day

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Today is the auspicious appearance day of Srimati Tungavidya devi. She is born on the same day as Lord Madhava. In Mayapur Dham Srimati Tungavidya was adorned in garlands and chandan.   Tungavidya is the fifth of the varistha gopis. Her complexion is the color of kunkuma and the fragrance of her body is like […]

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Happy Janmastami

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Janmastami greetings from Mayapur! Janmastami is celebrated as a “Mahotsava” or a grand festival, as on Janmastami day, Lord Sri Krishna appeared to annihilate the miscreants and to establish dharma and very mercifully, Srila Prabhupada also appeared on the day next to Janmastami, Nandotsava, to annihilate the desire for sense gratification and establish Krishna Consciousness […]

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Srila Prabhupada Vyasa Puja celebrations begin!

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As an offering to Srila Prabhupada on the 50th Golden anniversary of ISKCON Sri Mayapur will be celebrating His appearance day for 1 week. The first celebration began with Bhakti Vedanta National School honoring our Founder Acharya’s appearance day. The program began with senior devotees glorifying Srila Prabhupada. The program was presided by Sri Basu Ghosh […]

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Sri Gauridasa and Rupa Goswami Dissapearance

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A special class on these great Gaudiya Vaisnava Leaders. I just told Gauridas and Rupa Goswami’s disappearance day, tirobhava mahotsava. Gauridas was a friend of Krishna from Krsnalila. He had come down to this earth to participate with Lord Krishna as Gauranga. So he had an asrama in Ambika Kalna. There he asked Gaura Nitai […]

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Srila Prabhupada Vyasapuja Offering!

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ISKCON Mayapur is happy to announce the grand Vyasapuja festival (26 Aug 2016) planned, as a special offering to Srila Prabhupada on the golden jubilee year celebrations (ISKCON 50) of ISKCON. Srila Prabhupada’s greatest gift to the humanity is the congregational chanting of the holy names. It is apt that World Holy Name week is […]

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Hera Pancami

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On the 5th day of Lord Jagannath’s stay in Gundica Temple, the festival of Hera Pancami is observed. Lord Jagannatha takes permission from His eternal consort Lakshmi Devi to go to Gundica and return in 2-3 days. But, Sri Jagannath Deva doesn’t return to Sri Mandir in 3 days. On the 5th day Lakshmi Devi […]

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