All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga
Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math
|The start of parikrama in front of Srila Guru Maharaj's Samadhi Mandir.
|Srila Acharya Maharaj begins the kirtan "Gurudeva, kripa bindu diya..." and "Udilo aruna puraba bhage..."
|The sun rises on the first day of parikrama...
|...as the devotees take the boat to Mayapur.
|Grand sankirtan before Sri Sri Gaura Nitai at Sri Sri Gaura-Nityananda Mandir in Mayapur, the place of the home of Mahaprabhu's associate Nandanacharya.
|Sripad Tyagi Maharaj and Ratan Krishna Prabhu happily serve breakfast by the side of the Ganges in Mayapur.
|Entering the puspa samadhi of His Divine Grace Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaj Prabhupad at Sri Chandrodaya Mandir.
|Srila Acharya Maharaj speaking the glories of Srila Swami Maharaj Prabhupad inside His Divine Grace's holy puspa samadhi.
|Devotees seated and listening to class at Yoga Pitha, the appearance place of Sriman Mahaprabhu.
|Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Thakur at Sri Chaitanya Math, Mayapur.
|The gateway of the Jagannath Mandir at the end of Mayapur. A welcome sight for the devotees, with lunch Prasadam served in the garden outside.
|The devotees joyfully arrive with Sripad Ashram Maharaj for lunch prasadam on the first day of parikrama.
|Devotees happily honouring prasadam.
|A few minutes to rest in a tree before setting out for the afternoon parikrama of Simantadwip.
|Divya Shakti and Madhuchanda Devi Dasis take lunch together on the first day of parikrama.
|Sripad Ashram Maharaj and Sripad Tirtha Maharaj lead the programme through Simantadwip through the second half of the first day of parikrama.
|Devotees from East and West sit together on the afternoon of the first day.