All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga
Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math, Nabadawip
Nabadwip Dham Parikrama
Sunday 20th March, 2005: Sri Nabadwip Dham Parikrama Adhivasa. The auspicious inauguration of the grand holy celebration of Mahaprabhu; and inauguration of the world-wide conference of the distinguished Vaisnavas, Sri Visva-Vaisnava-Raja-Sabha. Congregational chanting, and lectures by the stalwart devotees attending from various parts of the world.
Monday 21st March: Ekadasi. Fast. Sri Nabadwip Dham Parikrama begins. Parikrama of Sri Ishodyan, Sri Yogapitha (Sriman Mahaprabhus birth place), Srivas Angan, Sri Nrsimha Mandir, Sri Adwaita Bhavan, Murari Gupta Bhavan, Sri Chaitanya Math, Acharyya Chatustya Samanita, Sri Sri Gandharvika Giridhari and Sri Mahaprabhu Mandir, Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Thakur Prabhupads Samadhi Mandir, Srila Gaurakishor Das Babaji Maharajs Samadhi Prabriti, Sri Kazi Samadhi, Sharadanga Sri Jagannath Mandir, Sridhar Angan and Sri Simantadwip, Sri Rudradwip, Sri Antardwip.
Tuesday 22nd March: Gaura-dvadasi. Paran after sunrise and by 9:43 a.m. Disappearance of Sripad Madhavendra Puri. Parikrama of Prodamaya Briddha Shiv, Sri Vishnupriyas own Deity of Sri Gauranga, Sri Jagannath Das Babaji Maharajs Samadhi Mandir, Koladwip, etc.
Wed. 23rd March: Parikrama of Sri Godruma and Madhyadwip, Sri Surabhikunj, Suvarna Bihar Math, Sri Nrsimha Palli, Sri Harihara Ksetra and other places.
Thursday 24th March: Adhivas observance ceremony of the Appearance of Sri Gauranga. Parikrama of Sri Koladwip, Sri Ritudwip, Sri Jahnudwip, Sri Modadrumadwip, etc., Old Sri Gaura-Gadadhar Mandir, Vidyanagar Sarvabhauma Gaudiya Math, Sri Vrindavan Das Thakurs Appearance Place, and the Deity served by Sri Saranga Murari and Vasudeva Datta Thakur.
Friday 25th March: Sri Gauravirbhava Paurnamasi. Gaura-Purnima. 520th Divine Appearance of Sri Gauranga. Total fast until moonrise; then no grains. Grand Festival at Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math. Vasantotsav and Dolyatra of Sri Sri Radha-Govinda. Special offering of worship and arati. Sri Chaitanya-charitamrita reading and Maha-Sankirttan.
Saturday 26th March: Paran by 9:41 a.m. Anandotsav of Sri Jagannath Misra. Last gathering of the week-long yearly meeting, Sri Visva-Vaisnava-Raja-Sabha, at Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math and yearly festival.
Wednesday 30th March: Pancham Dol. The annual festival of Sri Sri Guru-Gauranga-Radha-Gopinathjiu with Sankirttan and Mahamahotsav at the Holy Appearance Place of Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj: Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Ashram, Sripat Hapaniya.
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