Archive | February, 2020

Ohe, Vaishnava Thakura!


Today is a special day in Vaishnava Calendar – Disappearance day of Srila Jagannath Dasa Babaji, who is revered as Vaishnava Sarvabhauma, Sri Rasikananda Prabhu- disciple of Shyamananda Pandit, whodelivered everyone from pious royal families to Muslims, outcastes, agnostics, atheists, and even wild animals. HH Tamal Krishna Goswami, a dearmost disciple and personal servant of […]

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Gaura Purnima Festival begins!


With the raising of Garuda and Hanuman flags, 48th Gaura Purnima festival is inaugurated in a colorful flag hoisting ceremony, held at Srila Prabhupada Park, in front of Lotus building. HH Gopal Krishna Goswami , HH Loknath Goswami, HH Jayapataka Swami , who were participating in the festival since its inception, spoke on the importance […]

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Srila Gour Govinda Swami Disappearance Day festival


Disciples, well-wishers, community devotees, god brothers of HH Gour Govinda Swami came together to glorify Maharaj on the occasion of disappearance day festival, held at Community hall at Sri Mayapur dhama. Among the countless moons of devotees of Lord Caitanya, HH Gour Govinda Swami shines as a bright moon and continues to illuminate the lives […]

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Isvara Puri -Disappearance

Sri Isvara Puri Disappearance

“On His return from Gaya, Mahaprabhu came by way of Kumarhatta, the birthplace of His guru, and began to roll on the ground in ecstasy there, as the ground became wet with His tears. Finally He collected some dust from that holy place and bound it in the corner of His upper garment, saying, “This […]

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Sravan Utsava begins!


From 18th to 21st Feb, “the Festival of Hearing- Sravan Utsava” will take place. It is in the Navadvipa Naimisaranya, sages gathered together to hear Gaura bhagavata and Lord Shiva,  being very eager to listen to Gaura Katha, abandoned his slow carrier bull and boarded the swan carrier ( hamsa vahana) to reach the spot […]

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Festive Mood in Mayapur!


Mayapur is getting painted with a festive mood everywhere. Attractive pandals, tents, variety prasadam outlets, exhibits, and most importantly, the feast of seeing all the wonderful moons of our movement together in Mayapur, Gaura Purnima festival is the highlight of the year in Mayapur. ISKCON Leadership Sanga (ILS) setting is so creative, artistic and innovative […]

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ToVP Pujari Floor Grand Inauguration -Video


A moment of happiness, bliss, gratitude, appreciation, wonder – no words to describe the emotions and sentiments that everyone experienced, walking through the most grand, largest in the world, Pujari floor at the Temple of Vedic Planetarium. Graced by several stalwarts who are the pillars of ISKCON movement, whose life & soul is to live […]

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Bookings Open for Jaladuta Cruise!


Visiting Sri Mayapur for Gaura Purnima Festival 2020? Don’t miss out the bliss of travelling in Jaladuta Cruise! The bookings for Jaladuta boat service from Kolkata to Mayapur has started now! No more bumpy & risky roads & pollution, enjoy the relaxing cruise, passing through villages & countryside beautiful scenery around, fresh air and a […]

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Varaha Dwadasi


Today is Varaha Dwadasi, the auspicious appearance day of Lord Varahadev, Boar incarnation. vasati dasana-sikhare dharani tava lagna sasini kalanka-kaleva nimagna kesava dhrita-sukara-rupa jaya jagadisa hare 0 Kesava! O Lord of the universe! O Lord Hari, who have assumed the form of a boar! All glories to You! The earth, which had become immersed in the […]

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Mayapur Times: Nov-Dec 2019 Newsletter


Mayapur Times is a newsletter of the Sri Mayapur Candrodaya Mandir. The newsletter aims to inform and inspire the local ISKCON community by reporting monthly activities, events, developments and news. You can download the November – December, 2019 issue here: Click here to download the Nov-Dec 2019 issue!

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