General Calendar for ALL Events

Jun
23
Fri
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Disappearance
Jun 23 all-day
Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura — Disappearance
Jun 23 all-day
Bg 2.39
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.39

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.39 — Thus far I have described this knowledge to you through analytical study. Now listen as I explain it in terms of working without fruitive results. O son of Pṛthā, when you act in such knowledge you can free yourself from the bondage of works.

Jun
24
Sat
Gundica Marjana
Jun 24 all-day
Jun
25
Sun
Ratha Yatra
Jun 25 all-day
Sri Sivananda Sena — Disappearance
Jun 25 all-day
Sri Svarupa Damodara Gosvami — Disappearance
Jun 25 all-day
Jun
26
Mon
SB 3.24.28
Jun 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.28

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.24.28 — After many births, mature yogīs, by complete trance in yoga, endeavor in secluded places to see the lotus feet of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

SB 3.25.8
Jun 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.8

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.25.8 Your Lordship is my only means of getting out of this darkest region of ignorance because You are my transcendental eye, which, by Your mercy only, I have attained after many, many births.
Jun
27
Tue
SB 3.24.29
Jun 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.29

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.24.29 — Not considering the negligence of ordinary householders like us, that very same Supreme Personality of Godhead appears in our homes just to support His devotees.

Jun
28
Wed
Sri Vakresvara Pandita — Disappearance
Jun 28 all-day
SB 3.24.30
Jun 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.30

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.30 — Kardama Muni said: You, my dear Lord, who are always increasing the honor of Your devotees, have descended in my home just to fulfill Your word and disseminate the process of real knowledge.

Bg 2.41
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.41

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.41 — Those who are on this path are resolute in purpose, and their aim is one. O beloved child of the Kurus, the intelligence of those who are irresolute is many-branched.

Jun
29
Thu
Hera Pancami (4 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jun 29 all-day
Jun
30
Fri
SB 3.24.32
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
SB 3.24.32

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.24.32 — My dear Lord, Your lotus feet are the reservoir that always deserves to receive worshipful homage from all great sages eager to understand the Absolute Truth. You are full in opulence, renunciation, transcendental fame, knowledge, strength and beauty, and therefore I surrender myself unto Your lotus feet.

Jul
1
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 5.122
Jul 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 5.122

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 5.122

Jul
3
Mon
Return Ratha (8 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 3 all-day
SB 3.24.33
Jul 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.33

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.24.33 — I surrender unto the Supreme Personality of Godhead, descended in the form of Kapila, who is independently powerful and transcendental, who is the Supreme Person and the Lord of the sum total of matter and the element of time, who is the fully cognizant maintainer of all the universes under the three modes of material nature, and who absorbs the material manifestations after their dissolution.

Jul
4
Tue
Fasting for Sayana Ekadasi
Jul 4 all-day
SB 3.24.34
Jul 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.34

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.24.34 — Today I have something to ask from You, who are the Lord of all living entities. Since I have now been liberated by You from my debts to my father, and since all my desires are fulfilled, I wish to accept the order of an itinerant mendicant. Renouncing this family life, I wish to wander about, free from lamentation, thinking always of You in my heart.

Jul
5
Wed
Break fast 05:54 – 10:22 (LT)
Jul 5 all-day
SB 3.24.35
Jul 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.35

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.35 — The Personality of Godhead Kapila said: Whatever I speak, whether directly or in the scriptures, is authoritative in all respects for the people of the world. O Muni, because I told you before that I would become your son, I have descended to fulfill this truth.

Jul
6
Thu
SB 3.24.36
Jul 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.36

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.24.36 — My appearance in this world is especially to explain the philosophy of Sāṅkhya, which is highly esteemed for self-realization by those desiring freedom from the entanglement of unnecessary material desires.

Jul
7
Fri
SB 3.24.37
Jul 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.37

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.24.37 — This path of self-realization, which is difficult to understand, has now been lost in the course of time. Please know that I have assumed this body of Kapila to introduce and explain this philosophy to human society again.

Bg 2.46
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.46

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.46 — All purposes served by a small well can at once be served by a great reservoir of water. Similarly, all the purposes of the Vedas can be served to one who knows the purpose behind them.

 

Jul
8
Sat
(green leafy vegetable fast for one month)
Jul 8 all-day
First month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Jul 8 all-day
Guru (Vyasa) Purnima
Jul 8 all-day
Srila Sanatana Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 8 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 5.157
Jul 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 5.157

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 5.157

Jul
10
Mon
SB 3.24.38
Jul 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.38

Speaker: Gauda Chandra Prabhu

SB 3.24.38 Now, being sanctioned by Me, go as you desire, surrendering all your activities to Me. Conquering insurmountable death, worship Me for eternal life.
Jul
11
Tue
SB 3.24.39
Jul 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.39

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.24.39 In your own heart, through your intellect, you will always see Me, the supreme self-effulgent soul dwelling within the hearts of all living entities. Thus you will achieve the state of eternal life, free from all lamentation and fear.
Jul
12
Wed
Bg 2.48
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 2.48

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.48 Perform your duty equipoised, O Arjuna, abandoning all attachment to success or failure. Such equanimity is called yoga.
SB 3.24.40
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.40

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.24.40 I shall also describe this sublime knowledge, which is the door to spiritual life, to My mother, so that she also can attain perfection and self-realization, ending all reactions to fruitive activities. Thus she also will be freed from all material fear.
Jul
13
Thu
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 13 all-day
SB 3.24.41
Jul 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.41

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.24.41 Śrī Maitreya said: Thus when Kardama Muni, the progenitor of human society, was spoken to in fullness by his son, Kapila, he circumambulated Him, and with a good, pacified mind he at once left for the forest.
Jul
14
Fri
SB 3.24.42
Jul 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.42

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.24.42 The sage Kardama accepted silence as a vow in order to think of the Supreme Personality of Godhead and take shelter of Him exclusively. Without association, he traveled over the surface of the globe as a sannyāsī, devoid of any relationship with fire or shelter.
Jul
15
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 6.78
Jul 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 6.78

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 6.78

Jul
16
Sun
Srila Lokanatha Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 16 all-day
Jul
17
Mon
The incorporation of ISKCON in New York
Jul 17 all-day
SB 3.24.43
Jul 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.43

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.24.43 He fixed his mind upon the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Parabrahman, who is beyond cause and effect, who manifests the three modes of material nature, who is beyond those three modes, and who is perceived only through unfailing devotional service.
Bg 2.50
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.50

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 2.50 A man engaged in devotional service rids himself of both good and bad reactions even in this life. Therefore strive for yoga, which is the art of all work.
Jul
18
Tue
SB 3.24.44
Jul 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.44

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.44 Thus he gradually became unaffected by the false ego of material identity and became free from material affection. Undisturbed, equal to everyone and without duality, he could indeed see himself also. His mind was turned inward and was perfectly calm, like an ocean unagitated by waves.
Jul
19
Wed
Fasting for Kamika Ekadasi
Jul 19 all-day
SB 3.24.45
Jul 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.45

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.24.45 He thus became liberated from conditioned life and became self-situated in transcendental devotional service to the Personality of Godhead, Vāsudeva, the omniscient Supersoul within everyone.
Bg 2.51
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.51

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.51 By thus engaging in devotional service to the Lord, great sages or devotees free themselves from the results of work in the material world. In this way they become free from the cycle of birth and death and attain the state beyond all miseries [by going back to Godhead].
Jul
20
Thu
Break fast 06:00 – 09:44 (LT)
Jul 20 all-day
SB 3.24.46
Jul 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.46

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.24.46 He began to see that the Supreme Personality of Godhead is seated in everyone’s heart, and that everyone is existing on Him, because He is the Supersoul of everyone.
Jul
21
Fri
SB 3.24.47
Jul 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.47

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.24.47 Freed from all hatred and desire, Kardama Muni, being equal to everyone because of discharging uncontaminated devotional service, ultimately attained the path back to Godhead.
Bg 2.52
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.52

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.52 When your intelligence has passed out of the dense forest of delusion, you shall become indifferent to all that has been heard and all that is to be heard.

Jun
23
Fri
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Disappearance
Jun 23 all-day
Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura — Disappearance
Jun 23 all-day
Bg 2.39
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.39

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.39 — Thus far I have described this knowledge to you through analytical study. Now listen as I explain it in terms of working without fruitive results. O son of Pṛthā, when you act in such knowledge you can free yourself from the bondage of works.

Jun
24
Sat
Gundica Marjana
Jun 24 all-day
Jun
25
Sun
Ratha Yatra
Jun 25 all-day
Sri Sivananda Sena — Disappearance
Jun 25 all-day
Sri Svarupa Damodara Gosvami — Disappearance
Jun 25 all-day
Jun
26
Mon
SB 3.24.28
Jun 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.28

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.24.28 — After many births, mature yogīs, by complete trance in yoga, endeavor in secluded places to see the lotus feet of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

SB 3.25.8
Jun 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.8

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.25.8 Your Lordship is my only means of getting out of this darkest region of ignorance because You are my transcendental eye, which, by Your mercy only, I have attained after many, many births.
Jun
27
Tue
SB 3.24.29
Jun 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.29

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.24.29 — Not considering the negligence of ordinary householders like us, that very same Supreme Personality of Godhead appears in our homes just to support His devotees.

Jun
28
Wed
Sri Vakresvara Pandita — Disappearance
Jun 28 all-day
SB 3.24.30
Jun 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.30

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.30 — Kardama Muni said: You, my dear Lord, who are always increasing the honor of Your devotees, have descended in my home just to fulfill Your word and disseminate the process of real knowledge.

Bg 2.41
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.41

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.41 — Those who are on this path are resolute in purpose, and their aim is one. O beloved child of the Kurus, the intelligence of those who are irresolute is many-branched.

Jun
29
Thu
Hera Pancami (4 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jun 29 all-day
Jun
30
Fri
SB 3.24.32
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
SB 3.24.32

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.24.32 — My dear Lord, Your lotus feet are the reservoir that always deserves to receive worshipful homage from all great sages eager to understand the Absolute Truth. You are full in opulence, renunciation, transcendental fame, knowledge, strength and beauty, and therefore I surrender myself unto Your lotus feet.

Jul
1
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 5.122
Jul 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 5.122

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 5.122

Jul
3
Mon
Return Ratha (8 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 3 all-day
SB 3.24.33
Jul 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.33

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.24.33 — I surrender unto the Supreme Personality of Godhead, descended in the form of Kapila, who is independently powerful and transcendental, who is the Supreme Person and the Lord of the sum total of matter and the element of time, who is the fully cognizant maintainer of all the universes under the three modes of material nature, and who absorbs the material manifestations after their dissolution.

Jul
4
Tue
Fasting for Sayana Ekadasi
Jul 4 all-day
SB 3.24.34
Jul 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.34

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.24.34 — Today I have something to ask from You, who are the Lord of all living entities. Since I have now been liberated by You from my debts to my father, and since all my desires are fulfilled, I wish to accept the order of an itinerant mendicant. Renouncing this family life, I wish to wander about, free from lamentation, thinking always of You in my heart.

Jul
5
Wed
Break fast 05:54 – 10:22 (LT)
Jul 5 all-day
SB 3.24.35
Jul 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.35

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.35 — The Personality of Godhead Kapila said: Whatever I speak, whether directly or in the scriptures, is authoritative in all respects for the people of the world. O Muni, because I told you before that I would become your son, I have descended to fulfill this truth.

Jul
6
Thu
SB 3.24.36
Jul 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.36

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.24.36 — My appearance in this world is especially to explain the philosophy of Sāṅkhya, which is highly esteemed for self-realization by those desiring freedom from the entanglement of unnecessary material desires.

Jul
7
Fri
SB 3.24.37
Jul 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.37

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.24.37 — This path of self-realization, which is difficult to understand, has now been lost in the course of time. Please know that I have assumed this body of Kapila to introduce and explain this philosophy to human society again.

Bg 2.46
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.46

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.46 — All purposes served by a small well can at once be served by a great reservoir of water. Similarly, all the purposes of the Vedas can be served to one who knows the purpose behind them.

 

Jul
8
Sat
(green leafy vegetable fast for one month)
Jul 8 all-day
First month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Jul 8 all-day
Guru (Vyasa) Purnima
Jul 8 all-day
Srila Sanatana Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 8 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 5.157
Jul 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 5.157

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 5.157

Jul
10
Mon
SB 3.24.38
Jul 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.38

Speaker: Gauda Chandra Prabhu

SB 3.24.38 Now, being sanctioned by Me, go as you desire, surrendering all your activities to Me. Conquering insurmountable death, worship Me for eternal life.
Jul
11
Tue
SB 3.24.39
Jul 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.39

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.24.39 In your own heart, through your intellect, you will always see Me, the supreme self-effulgent soul dwelling within the hearts of all living entities. Thus you will achieve the state of eternal life, free from all lamentation and fear.
Jul
12
Wed
Bg 2.48
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 2.48

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.48 Perform your duty equipoised, O Arjuna, abandoning all attachment to success or failure. Such equanimity is called yoga.
SB 3.24.40
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.40

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.24.40 I shall also describe this sublime knowledge, which is the door to spiritual life, to My mother, so that she also can attain perfection and self-realization, ending all reactions to fruitive activities. Thus she also will be freed from all material fear.
Jul
13
Thu
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 13 all-day
SB 3.24.41
Jul 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.41

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.24.41 Śrī Maitreya said: Thus when Kardama Muni, the progenitor of human society, was spoken to in fullness by his son, Kapila, he circumambulated Him, and with a good, pacified mind he at once left for the forest.
Jul
14
Fri
SB 3.24.42
Jul 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.42

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.24.42 The sage Kardama accepted silence as a vow in order to think of the Supreme Personality of Godhead and take shelter of Him exclusively. Without association, he traveled over the surface of the globe as a sannyāsī, devoid of any relationship with fire or shelter.
Jul
15
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 6.78
Jul 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 6.78

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 6.78

Jul
16
Sun
Srila Lokanatha Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 16 all-day
Jul
17
Mon
The incorporation of ISKCON in New York
Jul 17 all-day
SB 3.24.43
Jul 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.43

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.24.43 He fixed his mind upon the Supreme Personality of Godhead, Parabrahman, who is beyond cause and effect, who manifests the three modes of material nature, who is beyond those three modes, and who is perceived only through unfailing devotional service.
Bg 2.50
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.50

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 2.50 A man engaged in devotional service rids himself of both good and bad reactions even in this life. Therefore strive for yoga, which is the art of all work.
Jul
18
Tue
SB 3.24.44
Jul 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.44

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.24.44 Thus he gradually became unaffected by the false ego of material identity and became free from material affection. Undisturbed, equal to everyone and without duality, he could indeed see himself also. His mind was turned inward and was perfectly calm, like an ocean unagitated by waves.
Jul
19
Wed
Fasting for Kamika Ekadasi
Jul 19 all-day
SB 3.24.45
Jul 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.45

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.24.45 He thus became liberated from conditioned life and became self-situated in transcendental devotional service to the Personality of Godhead, Vāsudeva, the omniscient Supersoul within everyone.
Bg 2.51
Jul 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.51

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.51 By thus engaging in devotional service to the Lord, great sages or devotees free themselves from the results of work in the material world. In this way they become free from the cycle of birth and death and attain the state beyond all miseries [by going back to Godhead].
Jul
20
Thu
Break fast 06:00 – 09:44 (LT)
Jul 20 all-day
SB 3.24.46
Jul 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.46

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.24.46 He began to see that the Supreme Personality of Godhead is seated in everyone’s heart, and that everyone is existing on Him, because He is the Supersoul of everyone.
Jul
21
Fri
SB 3.24.47
Jul 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.24.47

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.24.47 Freed from all hatred and desire, Kardama Muni, being equal to everyone because of discharging uncontaminated devotional service, ultimately attained the path back to Godhead.
Bg 2.52
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.52

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 2.52 When your intelligence has passed out of the dense forest of delusion, you shall become indifferent to all that has been heard and all that is to be heard.