GLORIES OF VAISAKH MONTH – A Message from HH Jayapataka Swami


The month of Vaisakh started on 23rd of April 2016 and will last till 22nd May 2016. Krishna says that of all months, Kartik is the best, but some of the Puranas say that better than Kartik is Magha and better than Magha is Vaisakh. In any case, Vaisakh is a special month to do […]

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*Graduation Ceremony 2015-16, 157 students earn bhakti degrees 5th March 2016 was an important milestone in the history of Mayapur Institute. The institute celebrated its 15th graduation ceremony at the Pancatatva extension hall. The Director, Padmanayana das, informed that the Mayapur Institute started in the year 2000 with just 3 Bhakti Sastri students and today […]

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Arrival reception to HH Jayapataka swami

Jayapataka Swami

  After a 5 day visit to Mumbai , HH Jayapataka Swami reached Sri Mayapur Dham on Ram Navami day. He first went to the Rajapur Jagannath Temple, after which he was driven to Mayapur. He was received in a wonderful reception given by the loving disciples & well-wishers, with lamps,flowers, rangolis, Hari dwani and […]

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Sri Rama Navami – Lord Rama in Navadvipa


All the incarnations of Sri Krsna that appeared in different yugas eternally reside here, in Navadvipa Dham and all the holy places in the universe also reside in Navadvipa. The island of Modaruma is non-different from Ayodhya dham. Lord Ramchandra along with Sita Devi and Lakshman came here during His exile. Srila Bhaktivinod Thakur describes […]

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Sri Rama Navami – Appearance day of Lord Rama


Celebrating the appearance of Supreme Lord Sri Rama, Sri Ram Katha or pastimes and glories of Lord Ramachandra will take place from 13th April to 15th April, the Rama Navami utsava day. These classes will be broadcasted live at or you can listen at Sri Rama is also known as Maryada Purusottama. Ramayana […]

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Sri Narasimha Caturdasi Festival 2016 Invitation


  ISKCON Mayapur welcomes worldwide devotees to join us on the joyous occasion of celebrating the appearance day of Sri Narasimhadeva, Sri Narasimha Caturdasi festival 2016. This year, the festival falls on 20th May. A three days festivities including Narahari Nama Kirtan, adhivas, Maha abhisheka and Sri Narasimha Katha are planned for this year’s festival. […]

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Govinda Ghosh – Disapperance Day

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Today is the disappearance day of Govinda ghosh, an eternal associate of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu. Gopinath jiu (Govinda Ghosh’s beloved deity) held Kusa grass in His fingers to perform Shraddha ceremony of Govinda ghosh. This was as per His promise to Govinda Ghosh and this practice is continued till today.   Gopinath jiu (Govinda Ghosh’s beloved […]

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Srivas Thakura Appearance Day


Srivas Thakura’s appearance day is celebrated with grandeur at Sri Mayapur. Special decorations, colorful garlands, garlands of dry fruits were lovingly offered by devotees. After the morning special class on glories of Srivas Thakur by HG Pankajanghri das, at noon, an abhisheka was performed to Srivas Thakur with kirtan. This was followed by Pusphanjali, Mahaarti […]

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Srivasa Thakura Appearance


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 brothers after sometime came to live in Mayapur – at the house of Srivasa Thakur – Srivas Angan, located next to Yogapitha. Every day they used to go to […]

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Gaura Purnima Festival 2016


Gaura Purnima Festival has been very busy and ecstatic this year. It all started with the festival inauguration March 5th and blissfully went on until Gaura Purnima day. Let’s not forget Jaganath Misra’s feast on 24th and 25th of March which provided a sumptuous feast for thousands of devotees and pilgrims who left completely satisfied. For almost one […]

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