General Calendar for ALL Events

Apr
14
Sat
Tulasi Jala Dan begins.
Apr 14 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 18.172
Apr 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 18.172

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 18.172

Apr
15
Sun
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Appearance
Apr 15 all-day
Apr
16
Mon
SB 3.30.6
Apr 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.6

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.30.6 Such satisfaction with one’s standard of living is due to deep-rooted attraction for body, wife, home, children, animals, wealth and friends. In such association, the conditioned soul thinks himself quite perfect.
Bg 5.6
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.6

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.6 Merely renouncing all activities yet not engaging in the devotional service of the Lord cannot make one happy. But a thoughtful person engaged in devotional service can achieve the Supreme without delay.
Apr
17
Tue
SB 3.30.7
Apr 17 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.30.7

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.30.7 Although he is always burning with anxiety, such a fool always performs all kinds of mischievous activities, with a hope which is never to be fulfilled, in order to maintain his so-called family and society.
Apr
18
Wed
Aksaya Trtiya. Candana Yatra starts. (Continues for 21 days)
Apr 18 all-day
SB 3.30.8
Apr 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.8

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.30.8 He gives heart and senses to a woman, who falsely charms him with māyā. He enjoys solitary embraces and talking with her, and he is enchanted by the sweet words of the small children.
Bg 5.7
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.7

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 5.7 — One who works in devotion, who is a pure soul, and who controls his mind and senses is dear to everyone, and everyone is dear to him. Though always working, such a man is never entangled.
Apr
19
Thu
SB 3.30.9
Apr 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.9

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.30.9 The attached householder remains in his family life, which is full of diplomacy and politics. Always spreading miseries and controlled by acts of sense gratification, he acts just to counteract the reactions of all his miseries, and if he can successfully counteract such miseries, he thinks that he is happy.
Apr
20
Fri
SB 3.30.10 — 12
Apr 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.10 — 12

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.30.10 He secures money by committing violence here and there, and although he employs it in the service of his family, he himself eats only a little portion of the food thus purchased, and he goes to hell for those for whom he earned the money in such an irregular way.
SB 3.30.11 When he suffers reverses in his occupation, he tries again and again to improve himself, but when he is baffled in all attempts and is ruined, he accepts money from others because of excessive greed.
SB 3.30.12 Thus the unfortunate man, unsuccessful in maintaining his family members, is bereft of all beauty. He always thinks of his failure, grieving very deeply.
Bg 5.8-9
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.8-9

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 5.8-9 A person in the divine consciousness, although engaged in seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, eating, moving about, sleeping and breathing, always knows within himself that he actually does nothing at all. Because while speaking, evacuating, receiving, or opening or closing his eyes, he always knows that only the material senses are engaged with their objects and that he is aloof from them.
Apr
21
Sat
Jahnu Saptami
Apr 21 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 18.227
Apr 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 18.227

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 18.227

Apr
23
Mon
Sri Madhu Pandita — Disappearance
Apr 23 all-day
Srimati Jahnava Devi — Appearance
Apr 23 all-day
Srimati Sita Devi (consort of Lord Sri Rama) — Appearance
Apr 23 all-day
SB 3.30.13
Apr 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.13

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.30.13 Seeing him unable to support them, his wife and others do not treat him with the same respect as before, even as miserly farmers do not accord the same treatment to their old and worn-out oxen.
Bg 5.10
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.10

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 5.10 One who performs his duty without attachment, surrendering the results unto the Supreme Lord, is unaffected by sinful action, as the lotus leaf is untouched by water.
Apr
24
Tue
SB 3.30.14
Apr 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.14

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.30.14 The foolish family man does not become averse to family life although he is maintained by those whom he once maintained. Deformed by the influence of old age, he prepares himself to meet ultimate death.
Apr
25
Wed
Fasting for Mohini Ekadasi
Apr 25 all-day
SB 3.30.15 – 16
Apr 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.15 - 16

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.30.15 Thus he remains at home just like a pet dog and eats whatever is so negligently given to him. Afflicted with many illnesses, such as dyspepsia and loss of appetite, he eats only very small morsels of food, and he becomes an invalid who cannot work any more.
SB 3.30.16 In that diseased condition, one’s eyes bulge due to the pressure of air from within, and his glands become congested with mucus. He has difficulty breathing, and upon exhaling and inhaling he produces a sound like ghura-ghura, a rattling within the throat.
Bg 5.11
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.11

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 5.11 The yogīs, abandoning attachment, act with body, mind, intelligence and even with the senses, only for the purpose of purification.
Apr
26
Thu
Break fast 06:03 – 10:20 (LT)
Apr 26 all-day
Rukmini Dvadasi
Apr 26 all-day
SB 3.30.17
Apr 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.17

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.30.17 In this way he comes under the clutches of death and lies down, surrounded by lamenting friends and relatives, and although he wants to speak with them, he no longer can because he is under the control of time.
Apr
27
Fri
Sri Jayananda Prabhu — Disappearance
Apr 27 all-day
SB 3.30.18
Apr 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.18

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.30.18 Thus the man, who engaged with uncontrolled senses in maintaining a family, dies in great grief, seeing his relatives crying. He dies most pathetically, in great pain and without consciousness.
Apr
28
Sat
(Fast today)
Apr 28 all-day
Nrsimha Caturdasi: Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva
Apr 28 all-day
Apr
29
Sun
Krsna Phula Dola, Salila Vihara
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Madhavendra Puri — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Paramesvari Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Sri Radha-Ramana Devaji — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Srinivasa Acarya — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Apr
30
Mon
SB 3.30.19 – 21
Apr 30 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.19 - 21

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.30.19 At death, he sees the messengers of the lord of death come before him, their eyes full of wrath, and in great fear he passes stool and urine.
SB 3.30.20 As a criminal is arrested for punishment by the constables of the state, a person engaged in criminal sense gratification is similarly arrested by the Yamadūtas, who bind him by the neck with strong rope and cover his subtle body so that he may undergo severe punishment.
SB 3.30.21 While carried by the constables of Yamarāja, he is overwhelmed and trembles in their hands. While passing on the road he is bitten by dogs, and he can remember the sinful activities of his life. He is thus terribly distressed.
May
4
Fri
Sri Ramananda Raya — Disappearance
May 4 all-day
May
11
Fri
Fasting for Apara Ekadasi
May 11 all-day
May
12
Sat
Break fast 05:54 – 07:39 (LT)
May 12 all-day
Srila Vrndavana Dasa Thakura — Appearance
May 12 all-day
May
14
Mon
Tulasi Jala Dan ends.
May 14 all-day
May
24
Thu
Fasting for Padmini Ekadasi
May 24 all-day
May
25
Fri
Break fast 08:17 – 10:15 (LT)
May 25 all-day
Jun
9
Sat
Fasting for Parama Ekadasi
Jun 9 all-day
Jun
10
Sun
Break fast 05:48 – 10:16 (LT)
Jun 10 all-day
Jun
22
Fri
Ganga Puja
Jun 22 all-day
Sri Baladeva Vidyabhusana — Disappearance
Jun 22 all-day
Srimati Gangamata Gosvamini — Appearance
Jun 22 all-day
Jun
23
Sat
(Total fast, even from water, if you have broken Ekadasi)
Jun 23 all-day
Fasting for Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi
Jun 23 all-day
Apr
14
Sat
Tulasi Jala Dan begins.
Apr 14 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 18.172
Apr 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 18.172

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 18.172

Apr
15
Sun
Sri Gadadhara Pandita — Appearance
Apr 15 all-day
Apr
16
Mon
SB 3.30.6
Apr 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.6

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.30.6 Such satisfaction with one’s standard of living is due to deep-rooted attraction for body, wife, home, children, animals, wealth and friends. In such association, the conditioned soul thinks himself quite perfect.
Bg 5.6
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.6

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.6 Merely renouncing all activities yet not engaging in the devotional service of the Lord cannot make one happy. But a thoughtful person engaged in devotional service can achieve the Supreme without delay.
Apr
17
Tue
SB 3.30.7
Apr 17 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.30.7

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.30.7 Although he is always burning with anxiety, such a fool always performs all kinds of mischievous activities, with a hope which is never to be fulfilled, in order to maintain his so-called family and society.
Apr
18
Wed
Aksaya Trtiya. Candana Yatra starts. (Continues for 21 days)
Apr 18 all-day
SB 3.30.8
Apr 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.8

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.30.8 He gives heart and senses to a woman, who falsely charms him with māyā. He enjoys solitary embraces and talking with her, and he is enchanted by the sweet words of the small children.
Bg 5.7
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.7

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 5.7 — One who works in devotion, who is a pure soul, and who controls his mind and senses is dear to everyone, and everyone is dear to him. Though always working, such a man is never entangled.
Apr
19
Thu
SB 3.30.9
Apr 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.9

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.30.9 The attached householder remains in his family life, which is full of diplomacy and politics. Always spreading miseries and controlled by acts of sense gratification, he acts just to counteract the reactions of all his miseries, and if he can successfully counteract such miseries, he thinks that he is happy.
Apr
20
Fri
SB 3.30.10 — 12
Apr 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.10 — 12

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.30.10 He secures money by committing violence here and there, and although he employs it in the service of his family, he himself eats only a little portion of the food thus purchased, and he goes to hell for those for whom he earned the money in such an irregular way.
SB 3.30.11 When he suffers reverses in his occupation, he tries again and again to improve himself, but when he is baffled in all attempts and is ruined, he accepts money from others because of excessive greed.
SB 3.30.12 Thus the unfortunate man, unsuccessful in maintaining his family members, is bereft of all beauty. He always thinks of his failure, grieving very deeply.
Bg 5.8-9
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.8-9

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 5.8-9 A person in the divine consciousness, although engaged in seeing, hearing, touching, smelling, eating, moving about, sleeping and breathing, always knows within himself that he actually does nothing at all. Because while speaking, evacuating, receiving, or opening or closing his eyes, he always knows that only the material senses are engaged with their objects and that he is aloof from them.
Apr
21
Sat
Jahnu Saptami
Apr 21 all-day
CB Madhya: Ch 18.227
Apr 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 18.227

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 18.227

Apr
23
Mon
Sri Madhu Pandita — Disappearance
Apr 23 all-day
Srimati Jahnava Devi — Appearance
Apr 23 all-day
Srimati Sita Devi (consort of Lord Sri Rama) — Appearance
Apr 23 all-day
SB 3.30.13
Apr 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.13

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.30.13 Seeing him unable to support them, his wife and others do not treat him with the same respect as before, even as miserly farmers do not accord the same treatment to their old and worn-out oxen.
Bg 5.10
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.10

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 5.10 One who performs his duty without attachment, surrendering the results unto the Supreme Lord, is unaffected by sinful action, as the lotus leaf is untouched by water.
Apr
24
Tue
SB 3.30.14
Apr 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.14

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.30.14 The foolish family man does not become averse to family life although he is maintained by those whom he once maintained. Deformed by the influence of old age, he prepares himself to meet ultimate death.
Apr
25
Wed
Fasting for Mohini Ekadasi
Apr 25 all-day
SB 3.30.15 – 16
Apr 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.15 - 16

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.30.15 Thus he remains at home just like a pet dog and eats whatever is so negligently given to him. Afflicted with many illnesses, such as dyspepsia and loss of appetite, he eats only very small morsels of food, and he becomes an invalid who cannot work any more.
SB 3.30.16 In that diseased condition, one’s eyes bulge due to the pressure of air from within, and his glands become congested with mucus. He has difficulty breathing, and upon exhaling and inhaling he produces a sound like ghura-ghura, a rattling within the throat.
Bg 5.11
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.11

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 5.11 The yogīs, abandoning attachment, act with body, mind, intelligence and even with the senses, only for the purpose of purification.
Apr
26
Thu
Break fast 06:03 – 10:20 (LT)
Apr 26 all-day
Rukmini Dvadasi
Apr 26 all-day
SB 3.30.17
Apr 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.17

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.30.17 In this way he comes under the clutches of death and lies down, surrounded by lamenting friends and relatives, and although he wants to speak with them, he no longer can because he is under the control of time.
Apr
27
Fri
Sri Jayananda Prabhu — Disappearance
Apr 27 all-day
SB 3.30.18
Apr 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.18

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.30.18 Thus the man, who engaged with uncontrolled senses in maintaining a family, dies in great grief, seeing his relatives crying. He dies most pathetically, in great pain and without consciousness.
Apr
28
Sat
(Fast today)
Apr 28 all-day
Nrsimha Caturdasi: Appearance of Lord Nrsimhadeva
Apr 28 all-day
Apr
29
Sun
Krsna Phula Dola, Salila Vihara
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Madhavendra Puri — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Paramesvari Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Sri Radha-Ramana Devaji — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Sri Srinivasa Acarya — Appearance
Apr 29 all-day
Apr
30
Mon
SB 3.30.19 – 21
Apr 30 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.30.19 - 21

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.30.19 At death, he sees the messengers of the lord of death come before him, their eyes full of wrath, and in great fear he passes stool and urine.
SB 3.30.20 As a criminal is arrested for punishment by the constables of the state, a person engaged in criminal sense gratification is similarly arrested by the Yamadūtas, who bind him by the neck with strong rope and cover his subtle body so that he may undergo severe punishment.
SB 3.30.21 While carried by the constables of Yamarāja, he is overwhelmed and trembles in their hands. While passing on the road he is bitten by dogs, and he can remember the sinful activities of his life. He is thus terribly distressed.
May
4
Fri
Sri Ramananda Raya — Disappearance
May 4 all-day
May
11
Fri
Fasting for Apara Ekadasi
May 11 all-day
May
12
Sat
Break fast 05:54 – 07:39 (LT)
May 12 all-day
Srila Vrndavana Dasa Thakura — Appearance
May 12 all-day
May
14
Mon
Tulasi Jala Dan ends.
May 14 all-day
May
24
Thu
Fasting for Padmini Ekadasi
May 24 all-day
May
25
Fri
Break fast 08:17 – 10:15 (LT)
May 25 all-day
Jun
9
Sat
Fasting for Parama Ekadasi
Jun 9 all-day
Jun
10
Sun
Break fast 05:48 – 10:16 (LT)
Jun 10 all-day
Jun
22
Fri
Ganga Puja
Jun 22 all-day
Sri Baladeva Vidyabhusana — Disappearance
Jun 22 all-day
Srimati Gangamata Gosvamini — Appearance
Jun 22 all-day
Jun
23
Sat
(Total fast, even from water, if you have broken Ekadasi)
Jun 23 all-day
Fasting for Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi
Jun 23 all-day