All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga

Sripat Hapaniya Festival

10 Nov. 2001

the day after Sri Vyasa-Puja
at the Appearance Place of Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj


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Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Ashram, Sripat Hapaniya, at the precise location of the Appearance of Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj.

The Temple of Sri Sri Guru Gauranga Radha-Gopinathjiu.

Breakfast on parikrama, sack-fulls of muri at hand.

Sripad B.N. Acharyya Maharaj (right) and Sripad B.A.Paramahamsa Maharaj helped lead the pilgrimage.

Circumambulating the Tulasi-manch at the place of disappearance of Srila Guru Maharaj's father.

Harinama Sankirttana winds around neighbouring paddy fields.

The parikrama visits the family home of relatives of Srila Guru Maharaj.

Sripad Giri Maharaj and Sripad Tirtha Maharaj at the front of the kirttan group.

Chanting and chanting...

Sripad Tirtha Maharaj takes the lead before the pilgrims hear lectures in glorification of Srila Guru Maharaj and Sripat Hapaniya.

Cooking for so many requires large woks.

Prasadam in the purpose built upstairs hall.

The solution is in Prasadam.

An adjacent ashram building recently renovated.

Sweet memories for all at Sripat Hapaniya.

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