Gaura Purnima is a Gaudiya Vaishnava festival that celebrates the divine appearance of Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu in Navadwipa, India. Gaura Purnima means “Golden Full Moon”. The name signifies that Lord Chaitanya took birth at time of full moon and He blesses everyone with the moonlike rays of His teachings.
UPCOMING: Gaur Purnima Festival - March 16
Lord Chaitanya is non-different than Lord Krishna appearing as His own devotees. He spread the congregation chanting of Holy Name and taught that one can gain enlightenment by chanting Hare Krishna Hare Krishna Krishna Krishna Hare Hare / Hare Rama Hare Rama Rama Rama Hare Hare. Devotees across the world celebrate Gaura Purnima by fasting till dusk, chanting the Holy Name of Lord Krishna, performing abhishek of Lord Chaitanya and offering a variety of foodstuff to the Lord.
Click HERE to view the 3-day festival schedule (March 15,16,17) at Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Mandir (ISKCON Chowpatty)
NEXT PRERANA YOUTH FESTIVALDATE: 5-Apr-2014
TOPIC: "Give to Live"
SPEAKER: HG Akinchana Krishna P
VENUE: Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Temple, 7, K.M.Munshi Marg, Girgaon Chowpatty, Mumbai.
IYS Yatra 2014 Photos & AudioFor those of you who participated in IYS Vrindavan Yatra 2014, the photos of the yatra have been uploaded at the yatra webpage. You can now have a look at the slideshows of the various days of the yatra. Also available are the yatra lectures' & kirtans' mp3 files for hearing & download.
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