It is our great pleasure to announce ISKCON MAYAPUR’s 4th annual six day Kartik Navadwip Mandal Parikrama during the most auspicious month of Kartik. The Parikram begins on October 28th, 2016 and will end on November 3rd, 2016. There will be a one day break for Goverdhan puja (on 31st October) so that devotees can […]

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Lord Jagannatha Return!


Lord Jagannath Baladev and Subhadra devi left Mayapur Chandrodaya Mandir and went to sri Rajapur Mandir which is non different from Sri Mandir. The lord was brought dancing in a procession  called pahundi-vijaya. All the devotees pulled lord chariot and took them to rajapur mandir. Sri Jagannath dev was decorated in new garment and along […]

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Bhaktivinod Thakura Disappearance Day


Srila Bhaktivinod Thakura, the father of Namhatta resided in the island of Godrumadvipa, one of the 9 islands of Navadvipa Dham. His residence was known as Svananda-Sukhada Kunja, the personal grove of Srimati Lalita Devi. His Bhajan Kutir is in Surabhi kunj, not far from his residence. In this place he wrote many books. He […]

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Gadadhara Pandit Disappearance Day

Sri gadadhara

  Sri Gadhadhara Pandit is the incarnation of Radharani. Gadadhar’s parents Madhav Mishra and Ratnawati were natives of Chattagram district but later on moved to Navadwip. Gadadhar Pandit was born in Navadwip. The house of Gadadhara Pandit is near Srivas Angan adjacent to Advaita Bhavan. Here the Gaura Gadadhara deities are worshipped. Many pastimes took […]

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Sri Ksetra Parikrama 2016


A Four-day Spiritual Tour 16th -19th November Dear Maharajas, prabhus and matajis Jaya Jagannatha! Please accept my humble obeisances. All glories to Srila Prabhupada. I would like to welcome you to our 12th anniversary celebration of Sri ksetra parikrama which will be celebrated from the 16th to 19th of November 2016. Throughout the year various […]

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Sri Vakreshwar Pandit


Sri Vakreshwar Pandit was present with Sriman Mahaprabhu during His pastimes in Navadwipa and after his acceptance of Sannyasa he also accompanied Him to Jagannath Puri. During the time of the Lord’s residence in Puri he continued to live with Him there as well. Sri Vakreshwar Pandit took birth in the village of Guptipara near […]

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Festivals, News

Snana Yatra Celebrations at Rajapur


Devasnana Purnima or Snana Yatra is a festival of Lord Jagannath and is said to be one of the oldest. According to Skanda Purana when Raja Indradyumna installed the deities he arranged this bathing ceremony. This day is considered to be the birth-day of Lord Jagannath. Held in the full-moon day of the month of […]

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Winter Courses 2016-2017 Schedule from Mayapur Institute


Deepen Your Devotional Roots With MI “Bhakti-sastri, Bhakti-vaibhava, Bhaktivedanta, and Bhakti-sarvabhauma. All our brahmanas and anyone wanting to become brahmana, will have to sit for examination once a year at Mayapur. They will be expected to know Bhagavad-gita, Nectar of Devotion, Nectar of Instruction, Sri Isopanisad, a book soon to be published on Deity worship, […]

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Ganga Puja Celebrations


Ganga Dusshera is a famous festival celebrated on the occasion of her merciful descent to earth.  A grand Ganga Puja was offered at Prabhupad ghat, highlight being the spectacular Ganga Arthi with big, bright lamps.  Srimati Ganga Devi, seated on her carrier crocodile, decorated in a new Sari and many flower garlands, accepted the puja […]

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Panihati Cidha Dahi Festival in SMIS


The school’s Panihati festival which marks the end of Sri Mayapur International School academic year, took place on Thursday June 9. This festival is particularly dedicated to His holiness Jayapataka swami who brought and made this wonderful pastime of the Lord known all over the world. Inspired and re-enacting the glorious passage of Caitanya Caritamrita […]

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