General Calendar for ALL Events

Jul
12
Thu
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Disappearance
Jul 12 all-day
Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura — Disappearance
Jul 12 all-day
SB 3.32.20 —21
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.20 —21

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.32.20 Such materialistic persons are allowed to go to the planet called Pitṛloka by the southern course of the sun, but they again come back to this planet and take birth in their own families, beginning again the same fruitive activities from birth to the end of life.
SB 3.32.21 When the results of their pious activities are exhausted, they fall down by higher arrangement and again come back to this planet, just as any person raised to a high position sometimes all of a sudden falls.
Jul
13
Fri
Gundica Marjana
Jul 13 all-day
SB 3.32.22
Jul 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.22

Speaker: Gauda Chandra Prabhu

SB 3.32.22 My dear mother, I therefore advise that you take shelter of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, for His lotus feet are worth worshiping. Accept this with all devotion and love, for thus you can be situated in transcendental devotional service.
Jul
14
Sat
Ratha Yatra
Jul 14 all-day
Sri Sivananda Sena — Disappearance
Jul 14 all-day
Sri Svarupa Damodara Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 14 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 23.1
Jul 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 23.1

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 23.1

Jul
16
Mon
SB 3.32.23
Jul 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.23

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.32.23 Engagement in Kṛṣṇa consciousness and application of devotional service unto Kṛṣṇa make it possible to advance in knowledge and detachment, as well as in self-realization.
Bg 6.25
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.25

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.25 Gradually, step by step, one should become situated in trance by means of intelligence sustained by full conviction, and thus the mind should be fixed on the Self alone and should think of nothing else.
Jul
17
Tue
Sri Vakresvara Pandita — Disappearance
Jul 17 all-day
SB 3.32.24
Jul 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.24

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.32.24 The exalted devotee’s mind becomes equipoised in sensory activities, and he is transcendental to that which is agreeable and not agreeable.
Jul
18
Wed
Hera Pancami (4 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 18 all-day
SB 3.32.25
Jul 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.25

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.32.25 Because of his transcendental intelligence, the pure devotee is equipoised in his vision and sees himself to be uncontaminated by matter. He does not see anything as superior or inferior, and he feels himself elevated to the transcendental platform of being equal in qualities with the Supreme Person.
Bg 6.26 – 28
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.26 - 28

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.26 From wherever the mind wanders due to its flickering and unsteady nature, one must certainly withdraw it and bring it back under the control of the Self.
Bg 6.27 The yogī whose mind is fixed on Me verily attains the highest perfection of transcendental happiness. He is beyond the mode of passion, he realizes his qualitative identity with the Supreme, and thus he is freed from all reactions to past deeds.
Bg 6.28 Thus the self-controlled yogī, constantly engaged in yoga practice, becomes free from all material contamination and achieves the highest stage of perfect happiness in transcendental loving service to the Lord.
Jul
19
Thu
SB 3.32.26
Jul 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.26

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.32.26 The Supreme Personality of Godhead alone is complete transcendental knowledge, but according to the different processes of understanding He appears differently, either as impersonal Brahman, as Paramātmā, as the Supreme Personality of Godhead or as the puruṣa-avatāra.
Jul
20
Fri
SB 3.32.27
Jul 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.27

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.32.27 The greatest common understanding for all yogīs is complete detachment from matter, which can be achieved by different kinds of yoga.
Bg 6.29
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 6.29 A true yogī observes Me in all beings and also sees every being in Me. Indeed, the self-realized person sees Me, the same Supreme Lord, everywhere.
Jul
21
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 23.45-46
Jul 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 23.45-46

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 23.45-46

Jul
22
Sun
Fasting for Sayana Ekadasi
Jul 22 all-day
Return Ratha (8 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 22 all-day
Jul
23
Mon
Break fast 07:26 – 10:25 (LT)
Jul 23 all-day
SB 3.32.28
Jul 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.28

Balabhadra Prabhu

SB 3.32.28 — Those who are averse to the Transcendence realize the Supreme Absolute Truth differently through speculative sense perception, and therefore, because of mistaken speculation, everything appears to them to be relative.

Bg 6.30
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.30

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.30 For one who sees Me everywhere and sees everything in Me, I am never lost, nor is he ever lost to Me.
Jul
24
Tue
SB 3.32.29
Jul 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.29

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.32.29 From the total energy, the mahat-tattva, I have manifested the false ego, the three modes of material nature, the five material elements, the individual consciousness, the eleven senses and the material body. Similarly, the entire universe has come from the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Jul
25
Wed
SB 3.32.30 —32
Jul 25 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.32.30 —32

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.32.30 This perfect knowledge can be achieved by a person who is already engaged in devotional service with faith, steadiness and full detachment, and who is always absorbed in thought of the Supreme. He is aloof from material association.
SB 3.32.31 My dear respectful mother, I have already described the path of understanding the Absolute Truth, by which one can come to understand the real truth of matter and spirit and their relationship.
SB 3.32.32 Philosophical research culminates in understanding the Supreme Personality of Godhead. After achieving this understanding, when one becomes free from the material modes of nature, he attains the stage of devotional service. Either by devotional service directly or by philosophical research, one has to find the same destination, which is the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Bg 6.31
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.31

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.31 Such a yogī, who engages in the worshipful service of the Supersoul, knowing that I and the Supersoul are one, remains always in Me in all circumstances.
Jul
27
Fri
(green leafy vegetable fast for one month)
Jul 27 all-day
First month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Jul 27 all-day
Guru (Vyasa) Purnima
Jul 27 all-day
Srila Sanatana Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 27 all-day
Bg 6.32
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Bhakta Sunil

Bg 6.32 He is a perfect yogī who, by comparison to his own self, sees the true equality of all beings, in both their happiness and their distress, O Arjuna!
Aug
1
Wed
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 1 all-day
Aug
4
Sat
Srila Lokanatha Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 4 all-day
Aug
5
Sun
The incorporation of ISKCON in New York
Aug 5 all-day
Aug
7
Tue
Fasting for Kamika Ekadasi
Aug 7 all-day
Aug
8
Wed
Break fast 06:07 – 10:27 (LT)
Aug 8 all-day
Aug
14
Tue
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Disappearance
Aug 14 all-day
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji — Disappearance
Aug 14 all-day
Aug
21
Tue
Fasting for Pavitropana Ekadasi
Aug 21 all-day
Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins
Aug 21 all-day
Aug
22
Wed
Break fast 06:12 – 10:26 (LT)
Aug 22 all-day
Sri Gauridasa Pandita — Disappearance
Aug 22 all-day
Srila Rupa Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 22 all-day
Aug
24
Fri
Last day of the first Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 24 all-day
Aug
25
Sat
(Fast today)
Aug 25 all-day
(yogurt fast for one month)
Aug 25 all-day
Jhulana Yatra ends
Aug 25 all-day
Lord Balarama — Appearance
Aug 25 all-day
Jul
12
Thu
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Disappearance
Jul 12 all-day
Srila Bhaktivinoda Thakura — Disappearance
Jul 12 all-day
SB 3.32.20 —21
Jul 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.20 —21

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.32.20 Such materialistic persons are allowed to go to the planet called Pitṛloka by the southern course of the sun, but they again come back to this planet and take birth in their own families, beginning again the same fruitive activities from birth to the end of life.
SB 3.32.21 When the results of their pious activities are exhausted, they fall down by higher arrangement and again come back to this planet, just as any person raised to a high position sometimes all of a sudden falls.
Jul
13
Fri
Gundica Marjana
Jul 13 all-day
SB 3.32.22
Jul 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.22

Speaker: Gauda Chandra Prabhu

SB 3.32.22 My dear mother, I therefore advise that you take shelter of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, for His lotus feet are worth worshiping. Accept this with all devotion and love, for thus you can be situated in transcendental devotional service.
Jul
14
Sat
Ratha Yatra
Jul 14 all-day
Sri Sivananda Sena — Disappearance
Jul 14 all-day
Sri Svarupa Damodara Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 14 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 23.1
Jul 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 23.1

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 23.1

Jul
16
Mon
SB 3.32.23
Jul 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.23

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.32.23 Engagement in Kṛṣṇa consciousness and application of devotional service unto Kṛṣṇa make it possible to advance in knowledge and detachment, as well as in self-realization.
Bg 6.25
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.25

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.25 Gradually, step by step, one should become situated in trance by means of intelligence sustained by full conviction, and thus the mind should be fixed on the Self alone and should think of nothing else.
Jul
17
Tue
Sri Vakresvara Pandita — Disappearance
Jul 17 all-day
SB 3.32.24
Jul 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.24

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.32.24 The exalted devotee’s mind becomes equipoised in sensory activities, and he is transcendental to that which is agreeable and not agreeable.
Jul
18
Wed
Hera Pancami (4 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 18 all-day
SB 3.32.25
Jul 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.25

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.32.25 Because of his transcendental intelligence, the pure devotee is equipoised in his vision and sees himself to be uncontaminated by matter. He does not see anything as superior or inferior, and he feels himself elevated to the transcendental platform of being equal in qualities with the Supreme Person.
Bg 6.26 – 28
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.26 - 28

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.26 From wherever the mind wanders due to its flickering and unsteady nature, one must certainly withdraw it and bring it back under the control of the Self.
Bg 6.27 The yogī whose mind is fixed on Me verily attains the highest perfection of transcendental happiness. He is beyond the mode of passion, he realizes his qualitative identity with the Supreme, and thus he is freed from all reactions to past deeds.
Bg 6.28 Thus the self-controlled yogī, constantly engaged in yoga practice, becomes free from all material contamination and achieves the highest stage of perfect happiness in transcendental loving service to the Lord.
Jul
19
Thu
SB 3.32.26
Jul 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.26

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.32.26 The Supreme Personality of Godhead alone is complete transcendental knowledge, but according to the different processes of understanding He appears differently, either as impersonal Brahman, as Paramātmā, as the Supreme Personality of Godhead or as the puruṣa-avatāra.
Jul
20
Fri
SB 3.32.27
Jul 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.27

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.32.27 The greatest common understanding for all yogīs is complete detachment from matter, which can be achieved by different kinds of yoga.
Bg 6.29
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 6.29 A true yogī observes Me in all beings and also sees every being in Me. Indeed, the self-realized person sees Me, the same Supreme Lord, everywhere.
Jul
21
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 23.45-46
Jul 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 23.45-46

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 23.45-46

Jul
22
Sun
Fasting for Sayana Ekadasi
Jul 22 all-day
Return Ratha (8 days after Ratha Yatra)
Jul 22 all-day
Jul
23
Mon
Break fast 07:26 – 10:25 (LT)
Jul 23 all-day
SB 3.32.28
Jul 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.28

Balabhadra Prabhu

SB 3.32.28 — Those who are averse to the Transcendence realize the Supreme Absolute Truth differently through speculative sense perception, and therefore, because of mistaken speculation, everything appears to them to be relative.

Bg 6.30
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.30

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.30 For one who sees Me everywhere and sees everything in Me, I am never lost, nor is he ever lost to Me.
Jul
24
Tue
SB 3.32.29
Jul 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.32.29

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.32.29 From the total energy, the mahat-tattva, I have manifested the false ego, the three modes of material nature, the five material elements, the individual consciousness, the eleven senses and the material body. Similarly, the entire universe has come from the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Jul
25
Wed
SB 3.32.30 —32
Jul 25 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.32.30 —32

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.32.30 This perfect knowledge can be achieved by a person who is already engaged in devotional service with faith, steadiness and full detachment, and who is always absorbed in thought of the Supreme. He is aloof from material association.
SB 3.32.31 My dear respectful mother, I have already described the path of understanding the Absolute Truth, by which one can come to understand the real truth of matter and spirit and their relationship.
SB 3.32.32 Philosophical research culminates in understanding the Supreme Personality of Godhead. After achieving this understanding, when one becomes free from the material modes of nature, he attains the stage of devotional service. Either by devotional service directly or by philosophical research, one has to find the same destination, which is the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Bg 6.31
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.31

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.31 Such a yogī, who engages in the worshipful service of the Supersoul, knowing that I and the Supersoul are one, remains always in Me in all circumstances.
Jul
27
Fri
(green leafy vegetable fast for one month)
Jul 27 all-day
First month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Jul 27 all-day
Guru (Vyasa) Purnima
Jul 27 all-day
Srila Sanatana Gosvami — Disappearance
Jul 27 all-day
Bg 6.32
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Bhakta Sunil

Bg 6.32 He is a perfect yogī who, by comparison to his own self, sees the true equality of all beings, in both their happiness and their distress, O Arjuna!
Aug
1
Wed
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 1 all-day
Aug
4
Sat
Srila Lokanatha Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 4 all-day
Aug
5
Sun
The incorporation of ISKCON in New York
Aug 5 all-day
Aug
7
Tue
Fasting for Kamika Ekadasi
Aug 7 all-day
Aug
8
Wed
Break fast 06:07 – 10:27 (LT)
Aug 8 all-day
Aug
14
Tue
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Disappearance
Aug 14 all-day
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji — Disappearance
Aug 14 all-day
Aug
21
Tue
Fasting for Pavitropana Ekadasi
Aug 21 all-day
Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins
Aug 21 all-day
Aug
22
Wed
Break fast 06:12 – 10:26 (LT)
Aug 22 all-day
Sri Gauridasa Pandita — Disappearance
Aug 22 all-day
Srila Rupa Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 22 all-day
Aug
24
Fri
Last day of the first Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 24 all-day
Aug
25
Sat
(Fast today)
Aug 25 all-day
(yogurt fast for one month)
Aug 25 all-day
Jhulana Yatra ends
Aug 25 all-day
Lord Balarama — Appearance
Aug 25 all-day