glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga
Chaitanya Saraswat Math, Nabadwip
to Puri for
Rathayatra of Sri Jagannath Dev
Puri pilgrimage programme this year:
July 2005. Start from Nabadwip by train for one group,
July. Start by bus for another group.
July. Depart from Puri for the return journey to Nabadwip.
donation per pilgrim: US$30 (US$10 less if not using our transport
arrangements) for the Tour including Prasadam, shared
simple accommodation, and travel Nabadwip to Puri return as organised
by the Math. For train travelers, this includes the regular 2nd class
The bus goes to various holy places en route including Remuna; Ksira-chora
Gopinath; Saksi Gopal; Bhuvanesvar Siva Mandir, etc.
Kindly let us know soon if you wish to make a reservation to participate
in this pilgrimage programme:
you wish to travel by train by a higher class, i.e. 2nd class air-conditioned,
enquiries and train reservations
can now be made on-line. However if you wish for us to get these for
you, please send us the relevant details soon. Around a million pilgrims
converge on Puri for this Festival, so train reservations need to be
Main Vaishnava Festival Dates:
July 2005. (Wed) Amavasya. Disappearance of Srila Gadadhara
Pandit and Srila Sachchidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakur.
July. (Thu) Gaura-pratipad. Gundicha Marjana: cleaning
Gundicha Temple at Sri Puri Dham, and cleaning all Temples of the
July. (Fri) Gaura-dvitiya. Rathayatra of Sri Jagannath Dev.
Disappearance of Srila Swarupa Damodara Goswami Prabhu.
arrive at Sri Math with proper bedding for the season, mosquito net, torchlight,
own padlock and other basic necessities.