General Calendar for ALL Events

May
13
Tue
Nrsimha Caturdasi: Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva; (Fast today)
May 13 – May 14 all-day
Jun
17
Tue
Bg 4.1
Jun 17 @ 5:00 am – 5:30 am
Bg 4.1

Speaker:  HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami

Bg 4.1 — The Personality of Godhead, Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, said: I instructed this imperishable science of yoga to the sun-god, Vivasvān, and Vivasvān instructed it to Manu, the father of mankind, and Manu in turn instructed it to Ikṣvāku.
Jul
21
Mon
Bg 4.15
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 4.15

Speaker:  HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami

Bg 4.15 — All the liberated souls in ancient times acted with this understanding of My transcendental nature. Therefore you should perform your duty, following in their footsteps.
Jul
27
Sun
Bg 4.20
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Janmastami Prabhu

Bg 4.20 Abandoning all attachment to the results of his activities, ever satisfied and independent, he performs no fruitive action, although engaged in all kinds of undertakings.
Jan
28
Wed
Bg 6.35
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.35

Speaker:  Jaya Jagadisha Prabhu

Bg 6.35 Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa said: O mighty-armed son of Kuntī, it is undoubtedly very difficult to curb the restless mind, but it is possible by suitable practice and by detachment.
Sep
7
Mon
Bg 9.25
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CaptureYogananda Prabhu

Bg 9.25 Those who worship the demigods will take birth among the demigods; those who worship the ancestors go to the ancestors; those who worship ghosts and spirits will take birth among such beings; and those who worship Me will live with Me.
Sep
14
Mon
Bg 9.28
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CaptureYogananda Prabhu

Bg 9.28 In this way you will be freed from bondage to work and its auspicious and inauspicious results. With your mind fixed on Me in this principle of renunciation, you will be liberated and come to Me.
Sep
22
Tue
Bg 9.32
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 9.32

Speaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu (Honolulu, Hawaii)

Bg 9.32 O son of Pṛthā, those who take shelter in Me, though they be of lower birth – women, vaiśyas [merchants] and śūdras [workers] – can attain the supreme destination.
Sep
29
Tue
Bg 10.1
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Janaspriha PrabhuSpeaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu

Bg 10.1 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: Listen again, O mighty-armed Arjuna. Because you are My dear friend, for your benefit I shall speak to you further, giving knowledge that is better than what I have already explained.

Nov
4
Wed
Bg 10.3
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

HH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya SwamiHH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya Swami

Bg 10.3 — He who knows Me as the unborn, as the beginningless, as the Supreme Lord of all the worlds – he only, undeluded among men, is freed from all sins.

Nov
5
Thu
CC Adi 6.101
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 6.101

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 6.101 Lord Kṛṣṇa considers His devotees greater than Himself. In this connection the scriptures provide an abundance of evidence.

Nov
10
Tue
Bg 10.6
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 10.6

Speaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu

Bg 10.6 — The seven great sages and before them the four other great sages and the Manus [progenitors of mankind] come from Me, born from My mind, and all the living beings populating the various planets descend from them.

Nov
26
Thu
CC Ādi 7.1
Nov 26 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.1

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.1 Let me first offer my respectful obeisances unto Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu, who is the ultimate goal of life for one bereft of all possessions in this material world and is the only meaning for one advancing in spiritual life. Thus let me write about His magnanimous contribution of devotional service in love of God.

Dec
3
Thu
CC Adi 7.2
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 7.2

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.2 — Let me offer glorification to the Supreme Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. One who has taken shelter of His lotus feet is the most glorified person.

Dec
10
Thu
CC Ādi 7.5
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.5

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.5 — Spiritually there are no differences between these five tattvas, for on the transcendental platform everything is absolute. Yet there are also varieties in the spiritual world, and in order to taste these spiritual varieties one should distinguish between them.

Jan
1
Fri
CC Adi 7.6
Jan 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 7.6

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.6 — Let me offer my obeisances unto Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, who has manifested Himself in five as a devotee, expansion of a devotee, incarnation of a devotee, pure devotee and devotional energy.
Jan
7
Thu
SP Night
Jan 7 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 am

spGlorification of Srila Prabhupada

Jan
8
Fri
CC Ādi 7.7
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.7

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.7 — Kṛṣṇa, the reservoir of all pleasure, is the Supreme Personality of Godhead Himself, the supreme controller. No one is greater than or equal to Śrī Kṛṣṇa, yet He appears as the son of Mahārāja Nanda.
Dec
15
Fri
BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
Jun
1
Fri
Bg 5.27-28
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.27-28

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.27-28 Shutting out all external sense objects, keeping the eyes and vision concentrated between the two eyebrows, suspending the inward and outward breaths within the nostrils, and thus controlling the mind, senses and intelligence, the transcendentalist aiming at liberation becomes free from desire, fear and anger. One who is always in this state is certainly liberated.
Jun
15
Fri
Bg 6.5
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.5

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.5 One must deliver himself with the help of his mind, and not degrade himself. The mind is the friend of the conditioned soul, and his enemy as well.
Jun
29
Fri
Bg 6.13-14
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.13-14

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.13-14 — One should hold one’s body, neck and head erect in a straight line and stare steadily at the tip of the nose. Thus, with an unagitated, subdued mind, devoid of fear, completely free from sex life, one should meditate upon Me within the heart and make Me the ultimate goal of life.
Aug
27
Mon
Bg 6.47
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.47

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.47 — And of all yogīs, the one with great faith who always abides in Me, thinks of Me within himself and renders transcendental loving service to Me – he is the most intimately united with Me in yoga and is the highest of all. That is My opinion.
Sep
10
Mon
Bg 7.6
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.6

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 7.6 All created beings have their source in these two natures. Of all that is material and all that is spiritual in this world, know for certain that I am both the origin and the dissolution.
Oct
12
Fri
Bg 7.20
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.20

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 7.20 — Those whose intelligence has been stolen by material desires surrender unto demigods and follow the particular rules and regulations of worship according to their own natures.

Oct
28
Sun
Bg 8.11
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.11

Speaker:  Bhakta Sunil

Bg 8.11 Persons who are learned in the Vedas, who utter oṁ-kāra, and who are great sages in the renounced order enter into Brahman. Desiring such perfection, one practices celibacy. I shall now briefly explain to you this process by which one may attain salvation.
Oct
29
Mon
Bg 7.27
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.27

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 7.27 O scion of Bharata, O conqueror of the foe, all living entities are born into delusion, bewildered by dualities arisen from desire and hate.
Nov
7
Wed
Bg 8.1
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.1

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.1 Arjuna inquired: O my Lord, O Supreme Person, what is Brahman? What is the self? What are fruitive activities? What is this material manifestation? And what are the demigods? Please explain this to me.
Nov
14
Wed
Bg 8.4
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.4

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.4 O best of the embodied beings, the physical nature, which is constantly changing, is called adhibhūta [the material manifestation]. The universal form of the Lord, which includes all the demigods, like those of the sun and moon, is called adhidaiva. And I, the Supreme Lord, represented as the Supersoul in the heart of every embodied being, am called adhiyajña [the Lord of sacrifice].
Nov
19
Mon
Bg 8.6
Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.6

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 8.6 Whatever state of being one remembers when he quits his body, O son of Kuntī, that state he will attain without fail.
Nov
21
Wed
Bg 8.7
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.7

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.7 Therefore, Arjuna, you should always think of Me in the form of Kṛṣṇa and at the same time carry out your prescribed duty of fighting. With your activities dedicated to Me and your mind and intelligence fixed on Me, you will attain Me without doubt.
Nov
28
Wed
Bg 8.10
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.10

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.10 One who, at the time of death, fixes his life air between the eyebrows and, by the strength of yoga, with an undeviating mind, engages himself in remembering the Supreme Lord in full devotion, will certainly attain to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Dec
3
Mon
Bg 8.14
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.14

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 8.14 — For one who always remembers Me without deviation, I am easy to obtain, O son of Pṛthā, because of his constant engagement in devotional service.
Dec
5
Wed
Bg 8.15
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.15

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.15 — After attaining Me, the great souls, who are yogīs in devotion, never return to this temporary world, which is full of miseries, because they have attained the highest perfection.
Dec
7
Fri
Bg 8.16
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.16

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 8.16 — From the highest planet in the material world down to the lowest, all are places of misery wherein repeated birth and death take place. But one who attains to My abode, O son of Kuntī, never takes birth again.
May
13
Tue
Nrsimha Caturdasi: Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva; (Fast today)
May 13 – May 14 all-day
Jun
17
Tue
Bg 4.1
Jun 17 @ 5:00 am – 5:30 am
Bg 4.1

Speaker:  HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami

Bg 4.1 — The Personality of Godhead, Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, said: I instructed this imperishable science of yoga to the sun-god, Vivasvān, and Vivasvān instructed it to Manu, the father of mankind, and Manu in turn instructed it to Ikṣvāku.
Jul
21
Mon
Bg 4.15
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 4.15

Speaker:  HH Bhakti Dhira Damodara Swami

Bg 4.15 — All the liberated souls in ancient times acted with this understanding of My transcendental nature. Therefore you should perform your duty, following in their footsteps.
Jul
27
Sun
Bg 4.20
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Janmastami Prabhu

Bg 4.20 Abandoning all attachment to the results of his activities, ever satisfied and independent, he performs no fruitive action, although engaged in all kinds of undertakings.
Jan
28
Wed
Bg 6.35
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.35

Speaker:  Jaya Jagadisha Prabhu

Bg 6.35 Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa said: O mighty-armed son of Kuntī, it is undoubtedly very difficult to curb the restless mind, but it is possible by suitable practice and by detachment.
Sep
7
Mon
Bg 9.25
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CaptureYogananda Prabhu

Bg 9.25 Those who worship the demigods will take birth among the demigods; those who worship the ancestors go to the ancestors; those who worship ghosts and spirits will take birth among such beings; and those who worship Me will live with Me.
Sep
14
Mon
Bg 9.28
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CaptureYogananda Prabhu

Bg 9.28 In this way you will be freed from bondage to work and its auspicious and inauspicious results. With your mind fixed on Me in this principle of renunciation, you will be liberated and come to Me.
Sep
22
Tue
Bg 9.32
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 9.32

Speaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu (Honolulu, Hawaii)

Bg 9.32 O son of Pṛthā, those who take shelter in Me, though they be of lower birth – women, vaiśyas [merchants] and śūdras [workers] – can attain the supreme destination.
Sep
29
Tue
Bg 10.1
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Janaspriha PrabhuSpeaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu

Bg 10.1 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: Listen again, O mighty-armed Arjuna. Because you are My dear friend, for your benefit I shall speak to you further, giving knowledge that is better than what I have already explained.

Nov
4
Wed
Bg 10.3
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

HH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya SwamiHH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya Swami

Bg 10.3 — He who knows Me as the unborn, as the beginningless, as the Supreme Lord of all the worlds – he only, undeluded among men, is freed from all sins.

Nov
5
Thu
CC Adi 6.101
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 6.101

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 6.101 Lord Kṛṣṇa considers His devotees greater than Himself. In this connection the scriptures provide an abundance of evidence.

Nov
10
Tue
Bg 10.6
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 10.6

Speaker:  Janaspriha Prabhu

Bg 10.6 — The seven great sages and before them the four other great sages and the Manus [progenitors of mankind] come from Me, born from My mind, and all the living beings populating the various planets descend from them.

Nov
26
Thu
CC Ādi 7.1
Nov 26 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.1

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.1 Let me first offer my respectful obeisances unto Lord Caitanya Mahāprabhu, who is the ultimate goal of life for one bereft of all possessions in this material world and is the only meaning for one advancing in spiritual life. Thus let me write about His magnanimous contribution of devotional service in love of God.

Dec
3
Thu
CC Adi 7.2
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 7.2

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.2 — Let me offer glorification to the Supreme Lord Śrī Caitanya Mahāprabhu. One who has taken shelter of His lotus feet is the most glorified person.

Dec
10
Thu
CC Ādi 7.5
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.5

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.5 — Spiritually there are no differences between these five tattvas, for on the transcendental platform everything is absolute. Yet there are also varieties in the spiritual world, and in order to taste these spiritual varieties one should distinguish between them.

Jan
1
Fri
CC Adi 7.6
Jan 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Adi 7.6

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.6 — Let me offer my obeisances unto Lord Śrī Kṛṣṇa, who has manifested Himself in five as a devotee, expansion of a devotee, incarnation of a devotee, pure devotee and devotional energy.
Jan
7
Thu
SP Night
Jan 7 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 am

spGlorification of Srila Prabhupada

Jan
8
Fri
CC Ādi 7.7
Jan 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CC Ādi 7.7

Speaker:  HH Kavichandra Swami

CC Ādi 7.7 — Kṛṣṇa, the reservoir of all pleasure, is the Supreme Personality of Godhead Himself, the supreme controller. No one is greater than or equal to Śrī Kṛṣṇa, yet He appears as the son of Mahārāja Nanda.
Dec
15
Fri
BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
Jun
1
Fri
Bg 5.27-28
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.27-28

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.27-28 Shutting out all external sense objects, keeping the eyes and vision concentrated between the two eyebrows, suspending the inward and outward breaths within the nostrils, and thus controlling the mind, senses and intelligence, the transcendentalist aiming at liberation becomes free from desire, fear and anger. One who is always in this state is certainly liberated.
Jun
15
Fri
Bg 6.5
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.5

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.5 One must deliver himself with the help of his mind, and not degrade himself. The mind is the friend of the conditioned soul, and his enemy as well.
Jun
29
Fri
Bg 6.13-14
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.13-14

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.13-14 — One should hold one’s body, neck and head erect in a straight line and stare steadily at the tip of the nose. Thus, with an unagitated, subdued mind, devoid of fear, completely free from sex life, one should meditate upon Me within the heart and make Me the ultimate goal of life.
Aug
27
Mon
Bg 6.47
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.47

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.47 — And of all yogīs, the one with great faith who always abides in Me, thinks of Me within himself and renders transcendental loving service to Me – he is the most intimately united with Me in yoga and is the highest of all. That is My opinion.
Sep
10
Mon
Bg 7.6
Sep 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.6

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 7.6 All created beings have their source in these two natures. Of all that is material and all that is spiritual in this world, know for certain that I am both the origin and the dissolution.
Oct
12
Fri
Bg 7.20
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.20

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 7.20 — Those whose intelligence has been stolen by material desires surrender unto demigods and follow the particular rules and regulations of worship according to their own natures.

Oct
28
Sun
Bg 8.11
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.11

Speaker:  Bhakta Sunil

Bg 8.11 Persons who are learned in the Vedas, who utter oṁ-kāra, and who are great sages in the renounced order enter into Brahman. Desiring such perfection, one practices celibacy. I shall now briefly explain to you this process by which one may attain salvation.
Oct
29
Mon
Bg 7.27
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 7.27

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 7.27 O scion of Bharata, O conqueror of the foe, all living entities are born into delusion, bewildered by dualities arisen from desire and hate.
Nov
7
Wed
Bg 8.1
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.1

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.1 Arjuna inquired: O my Lord, O Supreme Person, what is Brahman? What is the self? What are fruitive activities? What is this material manifestation? And what are the demigods? Please explain this to me.
Nov
14
Wed
Bg 8.4
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.4

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.4 O best of the embodied beings, the physical nature, which is constantly changing, is called adhibhūta [the material manifestation]. The universal form of the Lord, which includes all the demigods, like those of the sun and moon, is called adhidaiva. And I, the Supreme Lord, represented as the Supersoul in the heart of every embodied being, am called adhiyajña [the Lord of sacrifice].
Nov
19
Mon
Bg 8.6
Nov 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.6

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 8.6 Whatever state of being one remembers when he quits his body, O son of Kuntī, that state he will attain without fail.
Nov
21
Wed
Bg 8.7
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.7

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.7 Therefore, Arjuna, you should always think of Me in the form of Kṛṣṇa and at the same time carry out your prescribed duty of fighting. With your activities dedicated to Me and your mind and intelligence fixed on Me, you will attain Me without doubt.
Nov
28
Wed
Bg 8.10
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.10

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.10 One who, at the time of death, fixes his life air between the eyebrows and, by the strength of yoga, with an undeviating mind, engages himself in remembering the Supreme Lord in full devotion, will certainly attain to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Dec
3
Mon
Bg 8.14
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.14

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 8.14 — For one who always remembers Me without deviation, I am easy to obtain, O son of Pṛthā, because of his constant engagement in devotional service.
Dec
5
Wed
Bg 8.15
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.15

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 8.15 — After attaining Me, the great souls, who are yogīs in devotion, never return to this temporary world, which is full of miseries, because they have attained the highest perfection.
Dec
7
Fri
Bg 8.16
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 8.16

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 8.16 — From the highest planet in the material world down to the lowest, all are places of misery wherein repeated birth and death take place. But one who attains to My abode, O son of Kuntī, never takes birth again.