A Sweet Recollection of Mayapur Ratha-Yatra Celebrations


Ever since his childhood, Srila Prabhupada was always very fond of Lord Jagannatha. At the young age of five, Srila Prabhupada, who at that time was known as Abhay Caran, wanted to hold his own Ratha-yatra festival in his birth home in Kolkata. Despite having some financial difficulties, Krsna arranged everything, and little Abhay held […]

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Srivas Thakur


Srivas Thakur appearance day will be celebrated tomorrow.( 21st March 2017). At Mayapur, there will be abhisheka to Srivas Thakur deity at 11 a.m. Watch it live at  Sri Srivasa Thakur is incarnation of Narada muni. He appeared in Shrihatta and lived there along with his 3 brothers Sripati, Srinidhi and Srirama. The four […]

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Festivities begins at Mayapur!


Today is Amlaki Vrata Ekadasi. After Navadvipa Mandala Parikrama, festivities have begun in Mayapur. Today we will have Sri Radha-Madhava carried in a procession on the elephants. Deity procession is celebrated every saturday , begining from Kartik and ending with Gaura Purnima. This will be the last HATI PARIKRAMA for this season- so, devotees are […]

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Navadvipa Mandala Parikrama-Day 6


Parikrama is coming to its conclusion. Today we reached Rudradvipa which corresponds to the process of sakhyam, friendship. First we left our camp early morning at 5:30 am to board the very awaited boat ride across the Ganga. Reaching the land we walked about 2 km towards Rukumpur. There we heard about Lord Nityananda’s marriage […]

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Navadvipa Mandala Parikrama Adivas!


Navadvipa Mandala Parikrama 2017 Adhivas Pictures. All the parikrama devotees went on parikrama to Yogapith today to take sankalpa ( vow) to perform the Navadvipa Mandala Parikrama, praying for the blessings and mercy of Lord Caitanya at His birthplace, Yogapith. Present in the ceremony were HH Jayapataka Swami, HH Loknath Swami, HH Bhakti Purusottam Swami, […]

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Gaura Purnima 2017 Festival Schedule


We are happy to announce the festival schedule for next year’s Gaura Purnima Festival, please stay tuned for more updates, and opportunities to donate for the festival. 18 – 21 Feb Sravan Utsava 22 Feb Festival Flag Hosting Ceremony/Kirtan Mela Adhivas 23 to 27 Feb Kirtan Mela 27 Feb Parikrama Adhivas 28 Feb – 7 Mar  Nabadvipa […]

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Gaura Purnima 2017 Sponsorships


On the 17th of February devotees will arrive for Sravana Utsava & Kirtan Mela, followed by the festival inauguration, various festivities, Navadwipa Mandala Parikrama, and the grand celebration of Gaura Purnima on the 12th of March. Click here for: GAURA PURNIMA FESTIVAL SCHEDULE Click on one of the below sponsorship categories for more information:       […]

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Shaktinagar Damodar Program


For the pleasure of their Lordships Sri Sri Radha Madhava, Pancatattva, Nrisimhadev, Srila Prabhupada and for all of you, Mayapur Bhakti Vriksha wants to continuously broadcast good news; in the month of kartik we had the a wonderful Damodar program held by ‘Shaktinagar Bhakti Vriksha Gosthis’ namely Sri Radha Govinda Bhakti Vriksha Gosthi, Sri Radha Giridhari Bhakti Vriksha Gosthi, […]

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Exploring the Roots of Spiritual Culture


Winter Schedule for Mayapur 2017 All courses will be held Monday to Friday, 3:00pm to 6:00pm in the class room of the Vaisnava Academy, 2nd floor (opposite the Goshala) 2nd to 6th of January 2017: Giving and Accepting Shelter 9th to 13th of January: The Vanaprastha Ashram 16th to 20th of January 2017:  Men and Women […]

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International Girls’ Mela 


From 16th to 20th of February 2017 at Ekachakra Dham All girls between 14 and 20 years of age are welcome to join the fun! We teenagers go through a very special phase in life. We want to gradually establish ourselves in this world, and we want to be accepted as individual and almost grown-up […]

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