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"Indian philosophy or Western philosophy will not give liberation, and they will not give Devotion. Actual Devotion and liberation will come from the heart."

- Srila Govinda Maharaj

Main Vaisnava Dates:
(Nabadwip's Calendar)

Full Calendar
December 2014
2 Ekadashi. Fast. Disappearance of Tridandi Swami Srimad Bhakti Kusum Shraman Maharaj.
3 Dvadashi. Paran by 9:45 a.m.
8 The grand 86th appearance day celebration of Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math's Sevaite President Acharya, Om Vishnupad Paramahamsa Parivrajakacharya Sri Srimad Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj.
9 Festivals at the appearance place of Srila B.S. Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj and his youth Pastimes place: Bamunpara and Nadan Ghat.
10 Disappearance festival of the founder of the Sri Chaitanya Math and worldwide Sri Gaudiya Maths, Bhagavan Sri Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Goswami Prabhupad.
18 Ekadashi. Fast. Disappearance of Srila Devananda Pandit and Srimad Bhakti Prakash Aranya Maharaj.
19 Dvadashi. Paran by 9:20 a.m. Disappearance of Sripad Bhakti Bhudev Shrauti Maharaj.
20 Disappearance of Srila Mahesh Pandit and Srila Uddharan Das Thakur.
22 Appearance of Srila Lochan Das Thakur.
24 Disappearance of Srila Jiva Goswami Prabhu and Srila Jagadish Pandit.
25 Christmas Day.
January 2015
1 Ekadashi. Fast. Appearance of Srila Jagadish Pandit. (New Year's Day.)
2 Dvadashi. Paran by 9:13 a.m.
5 Purnima. Pushyabhisheka Yatra of Sri Krishna. Disappearance of Sripad Bhakti Sharan Vaisnava Maharaj.
8 Appearance of Srila Gopal Bhatta Goswami Prabhu. Disappearance of Srila Ramachandra Kaviraj.
9 Disappearance of Sripad Yadavendu Bhakti Chandan.
11 Disappearance of Srila Jayadev Goswami.
13 Sriman Mahaprabhu leaves Nabadwip in the night to go to Katwa to take sannyas. Disappearance of Srila Lochan Das Thakur.
15 Remembrance of Sriman Mahaprabhu's sannyas-lila.
16 Ekadashi. Fast.
17 Dvadashi. Paran between 6:36 and 10:00 a.m.
NB 'Fast' on Ekadasi or Maha-dvadasi, refers to fasting from grains.
  'Paran' the day after such fasting days, refers to breaking fast with grains, after sunrise (unless otherwise stated) and before a specified time.
  Optional morning fast is observed in honour of prominent Vaisnavas on their appearance and disappearance days.