General Calendar for ALL Events

Nov
3
Fri
Last day of Bhisma Pancaka
Nov 3 all-day
Sri Krsna Rasayatra
Nov 3 all-day
Sri Nimbarkacarya — Appearance
Nov 3 all-day
Tulasi-Saligrama Vivaha (marriage)
Nov 3 all-day
Nov
4
Sat
Katyayani vrata begins
Nov 4 all-day
Nov
9
Thu
SB 3.26.61
Nov 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.61

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.61 After the mind, the moon appeared. Intelligence appeared next, and after intelligence, Lord Brahmā appeared. Then the false ego appeared and then Lord Śiva, and after the appearance of Lord Śiva came consciousness and the deity presiding over consciousness.
Nov
13
Mon
Fasting for Utpanna Ekadasi
Nov 13 all-day
Sri Narahari Sarakara Thakura — Disappearance
Nov 13 all-day
Nov
14
Tue
Break fast 06:41 – 10:24 (LT)
Nov 14 all-day
Sri Kaliya Krsnadasa — Disappearance
Nov 14 all-day
SB 3.27.1
Nov 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.1

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.27.1 The Personality of Godhead Kapila continued: When the living entity is thus unaffected by the modes of material nature, because he is unchanging and does not claim proprietorship, he remains apart from the reactions of the modes, although abiding in a material body, just as the sun remains aloof from its reflection on water.
Nov
15
Wed
Sri Saranga Thakura — Disappearance
Nov 15 all-day
SB 3.27.2
Nov 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.2

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.2 When the soul is under the spell of material nature and false ego, identifying his body as the self, he becomes absorbed in material activities, and by the influence of false ego he thinks that he is the proprietor of everything.
Nov
16
Thu
SB 3.27.3
Nov 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.3

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.27.3 — The conditioned soul therefore transmigrates into different species of life, higher and lower, because of his association with the modes of material nature. Unless he is relieved of material activities, he has to accept this position because of his faulty work.

Nov
17
Fri
SB 3.27.4
Nov 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.4

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.4 Actually a living entity is transcendental to material existence, but because of his mentality of lording it over material nature, his material existential condition does not cease, and just as in a dream, he is affected by all sorts of disadvantages.
Nov
21
Tue
SB 3.27.6
Nov 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.6

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.6 One has to become faithful by practicing the controlling process of the yoga system and must elevate himself to the platform of unalloyed devotional service by chanting and hearing about Me.
Nov
22
Wed
SB 3.27.7
Nov 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.7

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.27.7 In executing devotional service, one has to see every living entity equally, without enmity towards anyone yet without intimate connections with anyone. One has to observe celibacy, be grave and execute his eternal activities, offering the results to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Nov
23
Thu
SB 3.27.8
Nov 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.27.8 For his income a devotee should be satisfied with what he earns without great difficulty. He should not eat more than what is necessary. He should live in a secluded place and always be thoughtful, peaceful, friendly, compassionate and self-realized.
Nov
24
Fri
Odana sasthi
Nov 24 all-day
SB 3.27.9 —10
Nov 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.9 —10

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.27.9 One’s seeing power should be increased through knowledge of spirit and matter, and one should not unnecessarily identify himself with the body and thus become attracted by bodily relationships.
SB 3.27.10 One should be situated in the transcendental position, beyond the stages of material consciousness, and should be aloof from all other conceptions of life. Thus realizing freedom from false ego, one should see his own self just as he sees the sun in the sky.
Nov
27
Mon
SB 3.27.11
Nov 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.11

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.11 A liberated soul realizes the Absolute Personality of Godhead, who is transcendental and who is manifest as a reflection even in the false ego. He is the support of the material cause and He enters into everything. He is absolute, one without a second, and He is the eyes of the illusory energy.
Nov
28
Tue
SB 3.27.12
Nov 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.12

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.27.12 The presence of the Supreme Lord can be realized just as the sun is realized first as a reflection on water, and again as a second reflection on the wall of a room, although the sun itself is situated in the sky.
Nov
29
Wed
Advent of Srimad Bhagavad-gita
Nov 29 all-day
Fasting for Moksada Ekadasi
Nov 29 all-day
SB 3.27.13
Nov 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.13

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.13 The self-realized soul is thus reflected first in the threefold ego and then in the body, senses and mind.
Nov
30
Thu
Break fast 06:52 – 10:30 (LT)
Nov 30 all-day
SB 3.27.14 
Nov 30 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.14 

HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.14 — Although a devotee appears to be merged in the five material elements, the objects of material enjoyment, the material senses and material mind and intelligence, he is understood to be awake and to be freed from the false ego.
Dec
1
Fri
SB 3.27.15
Dec 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.15

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.15 The living entity can vividly feel his existence as the seer, but because of the disappearance of the ego during the state of deep sleep, he falsely takes himself to be lost, like a man who has lost his fortune and feels distressed, thinking himself to be lost.
Dec
3
Sun
Katyayani vrata ends
Dec 3 all-day
Dec
4
Mon
SB 3.27.16
Dec 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.16

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI

SB 3.27.16 When, by mature understanding, one can realize his individuality, then the situation he accepts under false ego becomes manifest to him.
Bg 4.11
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 4.11

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 4.11 As all surrender unto Me, I reward them accordingly. Everyone follows My path in all respects, O son of Pṛthā.
Dec
5
Tue
SB 3.27.17
Dec 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.17

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.17 Śrī Devahūti inquired: My dear brāhmaṇa, does material nature ever give release to the spirit soul? Since one is attracted to the other eternally, how is their separation possible?
Dec
6
Wed
Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 6 all-day
SB 3.27.18 —19
Dec 6 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.27.18 —19

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.27.18 — As there is no separate existence of the earth and its aroma or of water and its taste, there cannot be any separate existence of intelligence and consciousness.
SB 3.27.19 — Hence even though he is the passive performer of all activities, how can there be freedom for the soul as long as material nature acts on him and binds him?
Dec
7
Thu
SB 3.27.20
Dec 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.20

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.20 Even if the great fear of bondage is avoided by mental speculation and inquiry into the fundamental principles, it may still appear again, since its cause has not ceased.
Dec
8
Fri
SB 3.27.21
Dec 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.21

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.27.21 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: One can get liberation by seriously discharging devotional service unto Me and thereby hearing for a long time about Me or from Me. By thus executing one’s prescribed duties, there will be no reaction, and one will be freed from the contamination of matter.
Bg 3.36
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.36 — Arjuna said: O descendant of Vṛṣṇi, by what is one impelled to sinful acts, even unwillingly, as if engaged by force?

 

Dec
9
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 10.246
Dec 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 10.246

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 10.246

Dec
11
Mon
SB 3.27.22
Dec 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.22

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.22 This devotional service has to be performed strongly in perfect knowledge and with transcendental vision. One must be strongly renounced and must engage in austerity and perform mystic yoga in order to be firmly fixed in self-absorption.
Dec
12
Tue
SB 3.27.23
Dec 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.23

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.27.23 The influence of material nature has covered the living entity, and thus it is as if the living entity were always in a blazing fire. But by the process of seriously discharging devotional service, this influence can be removed, just as wooden sticks which cause a fire are themselves consumed by it.
Dec
13
Wed
Fasting for Saphala Ekadasi
Dec 13 all-day
Sri Devananda Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 13 all-day
Bg 3.38
Dec 13 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.38 As fire is covered by smoke, as a mirror is covered by dust, or as the embryo is covered by the womb, the living entity is similarly covered by different degrees of this lust.
SB 3.27.24
Dec 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.24

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.24 By discovering the faultiness of his desiring to lord it over material nature and by therefore giving it up, the living entity becomes independent and stands in his own glory.
Dec
14
Thu
Break fast 07:00 – 10:37 (LT)
Dec 14 all-day
SB 3.27.25
Dec 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.25

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.25 In the dreaming state one’s consciousness is almost covered, and one sees many inauspicious things, but when he is awakened and fully conscious, such inauspicious things cannot bewilder him.
Dec
15
Fri
——— Dhanus Sankranti (Sun enters Sagittarius on 15 Dec, 11:26 LT) ———
Dec 15 all-day
Sri Mahesa Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 15 all-day
Sri Uddharana Datta Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 15 all-day
SB 3.27.26
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.26

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.26 The influence of material nature cannot harm an enlightened soul, even though he engages in material activities, because he knows the truth of the Absolute, and his mind is fixed on the Supreme Personality of Godhead.

 

Nov
3
Fri
Last day of Bhisma Pancaka
Nov 3 all-day
Sri Krsna Rasayatra
Nov 3 all-day
Sri Nimbarkacarya — Appearance
Nov 3 all-day
Tulasi-Saligrama Vivaha (marriage)
Nov 3 all-day
Nov
4
Sat
Katyayani vrata begins
Nov 4 all-day
Nov
9
Thu
SB 3.26.61
Nov 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.61

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.61 After the mind, the moon appeared. Intelligence appeared next, and after intelligence, Lord Brahmā appeared. Then the false ego appeared and then Lord Śiva, and after the appearance of Lord Śiva came consciousness and the deity presiding over consciousness.
Nov
13
Mon
Fasting for Utpanna Ekadasi
Nov 13 all-day
Sri Narahari Sarakara Thakura — Disappearance
Nov 13 all-day
Nov
14
Tue
Break fast 06:41 – 10:24 (LT)
Nov 14 all-day
Sri Kaliya Krsnadasa — Disappearance
Nov 14 all-day
SB 3.27.1
Nov 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.1

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.27.1 The Personality of Godhead Kapila continued: When the living entity is thus unaffected by the modes of material nature, because he is unchanging and does not claim proprietorship, he remains apart from the reactions of the modes, although abiding in a material body, just as the sun remains aloof from its reflection on water.
Nov
15
Wed
Sri Saranga Thakura — Disappearance
Nov 15 all-day
SB 3.27.2
Nov 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.2

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.2 When the soul is under the spell of material nature and false ego, identifying his body as the self, he becomes absorbed in material activities, and by the influence of false ego he thinks that he is the proprietor of everything.
Nov
16
Thu
SB 3.27.3
Nov 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.3

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.27.3 — The conditioned soul therefore transmigrates into different species of life, higher and lower, because of his association with the modes of material nature. Unless he is relieved of material activities, he has to accept this position because of his faulty work.

Nov
17
Fri
SB 3.27.4
Nov 17 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.4

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.4 Actually a living entity is transcendental to material existence, but because of his mentality of lording it over material nature, his material existential condition does not cease, and just as in a dream, he is affected by all sorts of disadvantages.
Nov
21
Tue
SB 3.27.6
Nov 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.6

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.6 One has to become faithful by practicing the controlling process of the yoga system and must elevate himself to the platform of unalloyed devotional service by chanting and hearing about Me.
Nov
22
Wed
SB 3.27.7
Nov 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.7

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.27.7 In executing devotional service, one has to see every living entity equally, without enmity towards anyone yet without intimate connections with anyone. One has to observe celibacy, be grave and execute his eternal activities, offering the results to the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Nov
23
Thu
SB 3.27.8
Nov 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.27.8 For his income a devotee should be satisfied with what he earns without great difficulty. He should not eat more than what is necessary. He should live in a secluded place and always be thoughtful, peaceful, friendly, compassionate and self-realized.
Nov
24
Fri
Odana sasthi
Nov 24 all-day
SB 3.27.9 —10
Nov 24 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.9 —10

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.27.9 One’s seeing power should be increased through knowledge of spirit and matter, and one should not unnecessarily identify himself with the body and thus become attracted by bodily relationships.
SB 3.27.10 One should be situated in the transcendental position, beyond the stages of material consciousness, and should be aloof from all other conceptions of life. Thus realizing freedom from false ego, one should see his own self just as he sees the sun in the sky.
Nov
27
Mon
SB 3.27.11
Nov 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.11

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.11 A liberated soul realizes the Absolute Personality of Godhead, who is transcendental and who is manifest as a reflection even in the false ego. He is the support of the material cause and He enters into everything. He is absolute, one without a second, and He is the eyes of the illusory energy.
Nov
28
Tue
SB 3.27.12
Nov 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.12

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.27.12 The presence of the Supreme Lord can be realized just as the sun is realized first as a reflection on water, and again as a second reflection on the wall of a room, although the sun itself is situated in the sky.
Nov
29
Wed
Advent of Srimad Bhagavad-gita
Nov 29 all-day
Fasting for Moksada Ekadasi
Nov 29 all-day
SB 3.27.13
Nov 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.13

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.13 The self-realized soul is thus reflected first in the threefold ego and then in the body, senses and mind.
Nov
30
Thu
Break fast 06:52 – 10:30 (LT)
Nov 30 all-day
SB 3.27.14 
Nov 30 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.14 

HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.14 — Although a devotee appears to be merged in the five material elements, the objects of material enjoyment, the material senses and material mind and intelligence, he is understood to be awake and to be freed from the false ego.
Dec
1
Fri
SB 3.27.15
Dec 1 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.15

Speaker: Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.15 The living entity can vividly feel his existence as the seer, but because of the disappearance of the ego during the state of deep sleep, he falsely takes himself to be lost, like a man who has lost his fortune and feels distressed, thinking himself to be lost.
Dec
3
Sun
Katyayani vrata ends
Dec 3 all-day
Dec
4
Mon
SB 3.27.16
Dec 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.16

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI

SB 3.27.16 When, by mature understanding, one can realize his individuality, then the situation he accepts under false ego becomes manifest to him.
Bg 4.11
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 4.11

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 4.11 As all surrender unto Me, I reward them accordingly. Everyone follows My path in all respects, O son of Pṛthā.
Dec
5
Tue
SB 3.27.17
Dec 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.17

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.17 Śrī Devahūti inquired: My dear brāhmaṇa, does material nature ever give release to the spirit soul? Since one is attracted to the other eternally, how is their separation possible?
Dec
6
Wed
Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 6 all-day
SB 3.27.18 —19
Dec 6 @ 12:49 pm – 1:49 pm
SB 3.27.18 —19

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.27.18 — As there is no separate existence of the earth and its aroma or of water and its taste, there cannot be any separate existence of intelligence and consciousness.
SB 3.27.19 — Hence even though he is the passive performer of all activities, how can there be freedom for the soul as long as material nature acts on him and binds him?
Dec
7
Thu
SB 3.27.20
Dec 7 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.20

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.20 Even if the great fear of bondage is avoided by mental speculation and inquiry into the fundamental principles, it may still appear again, since its cause has not ceased.
Dec
8
Fri
SB 3.27.21
Dec 8 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.21

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.27.21 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: One can get liberation by seriously discharging devotional service unto Me and thereby hearing for a long time about Me or from Me. By thus executing one’s prescribed duties, there will be no reaction, and one will be freed from the contamination of matter.
Bg 3.36
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.36 — Arjuna said: O descendant of Vṛṣṇi, by what is one impelled to sinful acts, even unwillingly, as if engaged by force?

 

Dec
9
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 10.246
Dec 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 10.246

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 10.246

Dec
11
Mon
SB 3.27.22
Dec 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.22

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.22 This devotional service has to be performed strongly in perfect knowledge and with transcendental vision. One must be strongly renounced and must engage in austerity and perform mystic yoga in order to be firmly fixed in self-absorption.
Dec
12
Tue
SB 3.27.23
Dec 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.23

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.27.23 The influence of material nature has covered the living entity, and thus it is as if the living entity were always in a blazing fire. But by the process of seriously discharging devotional service, this influence can be removed, just as wooden sticks which cause a fire are themselves consumed by it.
Dec
13
Wed
Fasting for Saphala Ekadasi
Dec 13 all-day
Sri Devananda Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 13 all-day
Bg 3.38
Dec 13 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.38 As fire is covered by smoke, as a mirror is covered by dust, or as the embryo is covered by the womb, the living entity is similarly covered by different degrees of this lust.
SB 3.27.24
Dec 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.24

HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.27.24 By discovering the faultiness of his desiring to lord it over material nature and by therefore giving it up, the living entity becomes independent and stands in his own glory.
Dec
14
Thu
Break fast 07:00 – 10:37 (LT)
Dec 14 all-day
SB 3.27.25
Dec 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.25

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.27.25 In the dreaming state one’s consciousness is almost covered, and one sees many inauspicious things, but when he is awakened and fully conscious, such inauspicious things cannot bewilder him.
Dec
15
Fri
——— Dhanus Sankranti (Sun enters Sagittarius on 15 Dec, 11:26 LT) ———
Dec 15 all-day
Sri Mahesa Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 15 all-day
Sri Uddharana Datta Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 15 all-day
SB 3.27.26
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.26

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.27.26 The influence of material nature cannot harm an enlightened soul, even though he engages in material activities, because he knows the truth of the Absolute, and his mind is fixed on the Supreme Personality of Godhead.