General Calendar for ALL Events

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.

Jul
22
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 6.167
Jul 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 6.167

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 6.167

Jul
24
Mon
SB 3.25.1
Jul 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.1

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.25.1 Śrī Śaunaka said: Although He is unborn, the Supreme Personality of Godhead took birth as Kapila Muni by His internal potency. He descended to disseminate transcendental knowledge for the benefit of the whole human race.
Bg 2.53
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.53

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 2.53 When your mind is no longer disturbed by the flowery language of the Vedas, and when it remains fixed in the trance of self-realization, then you will have attained the divine consciousness.
Jul
25
Tue
SB 3.25.2
Jul 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.2

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.25.2 Śaunaka continued: There is no one who knows more than the Lord Himself. No one is more worshipable or more mature a yogī than He. He is therefore the master of the Vedas, and to hear about Him always is the actual pleasure of the senses.
Jul
26
Wed
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Disappearance
Jul 26 all-day
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji — Disappearance
Jul 26 all-day
SB 3.25.3 — 4
Jul 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.3 — 4

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.25.3 Therefore please precisely describe all the activities and pastimes of the Personality of Godhead, who is full of self-desire and who assumes all these activities by His internal potency.
SB 3.25.4 Śrī Sūta Gosvāmī said: The most powerful sage Maitreya was a friend of Vyāsadeva. Being encouraged and pleased by Vidura’s inquiry about transcendental knowledge, Maitreya spoke as follows.
Bg 2.54
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.54

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.54 Arjuna said: O Kṛṣṇa, what are the symptoms of one whose consciousness is thus merged in transcendence? How does he speak, and what is his language? How does he sit, and how does he walk?
Jul
27
Thu
SB 3.25.5 — 7
Jul 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.5 — 7

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.25.5 Maitreya said: When Kardama left for the forest, Lord Kapila stayed on the strand of the Bindu-sarovara to please His mother, Devahūti.
SB 3.25.6 When Kapila, who could show her the ultimate goal of the Absolute Truth, was sitting leisurely before her, Devahūti remembered the words Brahmā had spoken to her, and she therefore began to question Kapila as follows.
SB 3.25.7 Devahūti said: I am very sick of the disturbance caused by my material senses, for because of this sense disturbance, my Lord, I have fallen into the abyss of ignorance.
Jul
28
Fri
SB 3.25.8
Jul 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
Suresvara Prabhu

Suresvara Prabhu

Speaker: Suresvara 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.

Bg 2.55
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.55

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 2.55 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O Pārtha, when a man gives up all varieties of desire for sense gratification, which arise from mental concoction, and when his mind, thus purified, finds satisfaction in the self alone, then he is said to be in pure transcendental consciousness.

Jul
29
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 7.37
Jul 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 7.37

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 7.37

Jul
31
Mon
SB 3.25.9
Jul 31 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.9

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.25.9 You are the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the origin and Supreme Lord of all living entities. You have arisen to disseminate the rays of the sun in order to dissipate the darkness of the ignorance of the universe.
Aug
1
Tue
SB 3.25.10
Aug 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.10

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.25.10 — Now be pleased, my Lord, to dispel my great delusion. Due to my feeling of false ego, I have been engaged by Your māyā and have identified myself with the body and consequent bodily relations.

Aug
2
Wed
Fasting for Pavitropana Ekadasi
Aug 2 all-day
Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins
Aug 2 all-day
SB 3.25.11
Aug 2 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.11

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.25.11 Devahūti continued: I have taken shelter of Your lotus feet because You are the only person of whom to take shelter. You are the ax which can cut the tree of material existence. I therefore offer my obeisances unto You, who are the greatest of all transcendentalists, and I inquire from You as to the relationship between man and woman and between spirit and matter.
Aug
3
Thu
Break fast 07:42 – 10:26 (LT)
Aug 3 all-day
Sri Gauridasa Pandita — Disappearance
Aug 3 all-day
Srila Rupa Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 3 all-day
SB 3.25.12
Aug 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.12

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.12 Maitreya said: After hearing of His mother’s uncontaminated desire for transcendental realization, the Lord thanked her within Himself for her questions, and thus, His face smiling, He explained the path of the transcendentalists, who are interested in self-realization.
Aug
4
Fri
SB 3.25.13
Aug 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.13

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.25.13 The Personality of Godhead answered: The yoga system which relates to the Lord and the individual soul, which is meant for the ultimate benefit of the living entity, and which causes detachment from all happiness and distress in the material world, is the highest yoga system.
Aug
6
Sun
Last day of the first Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 6 all-day
Aug
7
Mon
(Fast today)
Aug 7 all-day
(yogurt fast for one month)
Aug 7 all-day
Jhulana Yatra ends
Aug 7 all-day
Lord Balarama — Appearance
Aug 7 all-day
Second month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 7 all-day
SB 3.25.14
Aug 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.14

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.25.14 O most pious mother, I shall now explain unto you the ancient yoga system, which I explained formerly to the great sages. It is serviceable and practical in every way.
Aug
8
Tue
Srila Prabhupada\’s departure for the USA
Aug 8 all-day
SB 3.25.15
Aug 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.15

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.25.15 The stage in which the consciousness of the living entity is attracted by the three modes of material nature is called conditional life. But when that same consciousness is attached to the Supreme Personality of Godhead, one is situated in the consciousness of liberation.
Aug
9
Wed
SB 3.25.16
Aug 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.16

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.25.16 When one is completely cleansed of the impurities of lust and greed produced from the false identification of the body as “I” and bodily possessions as “mine,” one’s mind becomes purified. In that pure state he transcends the stage of so-called material happiness and distress.

Aug
10
Thu
SB 3.25.17
Aug 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.17

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.17 At that time the soul can see himself to be transcendental to material existence and always self-effulgent, never fragmented, although very minute in size.

 

Aug
14
Mon
(Fast today)
Aug 14 all-day
Sri Krsna Janmastami: Appearance of Lord Sri Krsna
Aug 14 all-day
Aug
15
Tue
Nandotsava
Aug 15 all-day
Srila Prabhupada — Appearance
Aug 15 all-day
Aug
17
Thu
Fasting for Annada Ekadasi
Aug 17 all-day
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.

Jul
22
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 6.167
Jul 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 6.167

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 6.167

Jul
24
Mon
SB 3.25.1
Jul 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.1

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.25.1 Śrī Śaunaka said: Although He is unborn, the Supreme Personality of Godhead took birth as Kapila Muni by His internal potency. He descended to disseminate transcendental knowledge for the benefit of the whole human race.
Bg 2.53
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.53

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 2.53 When your mind is no longer disturbed by the flowery language of the Vedas, and when it remains fixed in the trance of self-realization, then you will have attained the divine consciousness.
Jul
25
Tue
SB 3.25.2
Jul 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.2

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.25.2 Śaunaka continued: There is no one who knows more than the Lord Himself. No one is more worshipable or more mature a yogī than He. He is therefore the master of the Vedas, and to hear about Him always is the actual pleasure of the senses.
Jul
26
Wed
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Disappearance
Jul 26 all-day
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji — Disappearance
Jul 26 all-day
SB 3.25.3 — 4
Jul 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.3 — 4

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.25.3 Therefore please precisely describe all the activities and pastimes of the Personality of Godhead, who is full of self-desire and who assumes all these activities by His internal potency.
SB 3.25.4 Śrī Sūta Gosvāmī said: The most powerful sage Maitreya was a friend of Vyāsadeva. Being encouraged and pleased by Vidura’s inquiry about transcendental knowledge, Maitreya spoke as follows.
Bg 2.54
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.54

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 2.54 Arjuna said: O Kṛṣṇa, what are the symptoms of one whose consciousness is thus merged in transcendence? How does he speak, and what is his language? How does he sit, and how does he walk?
Jul
27
Thu
SB 3.25.5 — 7
Jul 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.5 — 7

Speaker: Mukunda Prabhu

SB 3.25.5 Maitreya said: When Kardama left for the forest, Lord Kapila stayed on the strand of the Bindu-sarovara to please His mother, Devahūti.
SB 3.25.6 When Kapila, who could show her the ultimate goal of the Absolute Truth, was sitting leisurely before her, Devahūti remembered the words Brahmā had spoken to her, and she therefore began to question Kapila as follows.
SB 3.25.7 Devahūti said: I am very sick of the disturbance caused by my material senses, for because of this sense disturbance, my Lord, I have fallen into the abyss of ignorance.
Jul
28
Fri
SB 3.25.8
Jul 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
Suresvara Prabhu

Suresvara Prabhu

Speaker: Suresvara 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.

Bg 2.55
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 2.55

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 2.55 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O Pārtha, when a man gives up all varieties of desire for sense gratification, which arise from mental concoction, and when his mind, thus purified, finds satisfaction in the self alone, then he is said to be in pure transcendental consciousness.

Jul
29
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 7.37
Jul 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 7.37

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 7.37

Jul
31
Mon
SB 3.25.9
Jul 31 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.9

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.25.9 You are the Supreme Personality of Godhead, the origin and Supreme Lord of all living entities. You have arisen to disseminate the rays of the sun in order to dissipate the darkness of the ignorance of the universe.
Aug
1
Tue
SB 3.25.10
Aug 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.10

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.25.10 — Now be pleased, my Lord, to dispel my great delusion. Due to my feeling of false ego, I have been engaged by Your māyā and have identified myself with the body and consequent bodily relations.

Aug
2
Wed
Fasting for Pavitropana Ekadasi
Aug 2 all-day
Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins
Aug 2 all-day
SB 3.25.11
Aug 2 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.11

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.25.11 Devahūti continued: I have taken shelter of Your lotus feet because You are the only person of whom to take shelter. You are the ax which can cut the tree of material existence. I therefore offer my obeisances unto You, who are the greatest of all transcendentalists, and I inquire from You as to the relationship between man and woman and between spirit and matter.
Aug
3
Thu
Break fast 07:42 – 10:26 (LT)
Aug 3 all-day
Sri Gauridasa Pandita — Disappearance
Aug 3 all-day
Srila Rupa Gosvami — Disappearance
Aug 3 all-day
SB 3.25.12
Aug 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.12

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.12 Maitreya said: After hearing of His mother’s uncontaminated desire for transcendental realization, the Lord thanked her within Himself for her questions, and thus, His face smiling, He explained the path of the transcendentalists, who are interested in self-realization.
Aug
4
Fri
SB 3.25.13
Aug 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.13

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.25.13 The Personality of Godhead answered: The yoga system which relates to the Lord and the individual soul, which is meant for the ultimate benefit of the living entity, and which causes detachment from all happiness and distress in the material world, is the highest yoga system.
Aug
6
Sun
Last day of the first Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 6 all-day
Aug
7
Mon
(Fast today)
Aug 7 all-day
(yogurt fast for one month)
Aug 7 all-day
Jhulana Yatra ends
Aug 7 all-day
Lord Balarama — Appearance
Aug 7 all-day
Second month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Aug 7 all-day
SB 3.25.14
Aug 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.14

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.25.14 O most pious mother, I shall now explain unto you the ancient yoga system, which I explained formerly to the great sages. It is serviceable and practical in every way.
Aug
8
Tue
Srila Prabhupada\’s departure for the USA
Aug 8 all-day
SB 3.25.15
Aug 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.15

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.25.15 The stage in which the consciousness of the living entity is attracted by the three modes of material nature is called conditional life. But when that same consciousness is attached to the Supreme Personality of Godhead, one is situated in the consciousness of liberation.
Aug
9
Wed
SB 3.25.16
Aug 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.16

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.25.16 When one is completely cleansed of the impurities of lust and greed produced from the false identification of the body as “I” and bodily possessions as “mine,” one’s mind becomes purified. In that pure state he transcends the stage of so-called material happiness and distress.

Aug
10
Thu
SB 3.25.17
Aug 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.17

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.17 At that time the soul can see himself to be transcendental to material existence and always self-effulgent, never fragmented, although very minute in size.

 

Aug
14
Mon
(Fast today)
Aug 14 all-day
Sri Krsna Janmastami: Appearance of Lord Sri Krsna
Aug 14 all-day
Aug
15
Tue
Nandotsava
Aug 15 all-day
Srila Prabhupada — Appearance
Aug 15 all-day
Aug
17
Thu
Fasting for Annada Ekadasi
Aug 17 all-day