General Calendar for ALL Events

Dec
6
Wed
Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 6 all-day
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
Bg 3.36

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.
Bg 3.37
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.37

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 3.37 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: It is lust only, Arjuna, which is born of contact with the material mode of passion and later transformed into wrath, and which is the all-devouring sinful enemy of this world.
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
Bg 3.38

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.

 

BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
Dec
16
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 10.282
Dec 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 10.282

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 10.282

Dec
18
Mon
Sri Locana Dasa Thakura — Appearance
Dec 18 all-day
SB 3.27.27
Dec 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.27

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.27 When a person thus engages in devotional service and self-realization for many, many years and births, he becomes completely reluctant to enjoy any one of the material planets, even up to the highest planet, which is known as Brahmaloka; he becomes fully developed in consciousness.
Dec
19
Tue
SB 3.27.28-29
Dec 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.28-29

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.28-29 My devotee actually becomes self-realized by My unlimited causeless mercy, and thus, when freed from all doubts, he steadily progresses towards his destined abode, which is directly under the protection of My spiritual energy of unadulterated bliss. That is the ultimate perfectional goal of the living entity. After giving up the present material body, the mystic devotee goes to that transcendental abode and never comes back.
Dec
20
Wed
Sri Jagadisa Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 20 all-day
Srila Jiva Gosvami — Disappearance
Dec 20 all-day
SB 3.27.30
Dec 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.30

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.27.30 When a perfect yogī’s attention is no longer attracted to the by-products of mystic powers, which are manifestations of the external energy, his progress towards Me becomes unlimited, and thus the power of death cannot overcome him.
Dec
21
Thu
SB 3.28.1
Dec 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.1

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.28.1 The Personality of Godhead said: My dear mother, O daughter of the King, now I shall explain to you the system of yoga, the object of which is to concentrate the mind. By practicing this system one can become joyful and progressively advance towards the path of the Absolute Truth.

 

Dec
22
Fri
SB 3.28.2
Dec 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.2

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.28.2 One should execute his prescribed duties to the best of his ability and avoid performing duties not allotted to him. One should be satisfied with as much gain as he achieves by the grace of the Lord, and one should worship the lotus feet of a spiritual master.
Dec
25
Mon
SB 3.28.3
Dec 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.3

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.28.3 One should cease performing conventional religious practices and should be attracted to those which lead to salvation. One should eat very frugally and should always remain secluded so that he can achieve the highest perfection of life.
Dec
26
Tue
SB 3.28.4
Dec 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.4

HH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya Swami

SB 3.28.4 One should practice nonviolence and truthfulness, should avoid thieving and be satisfied with possessing as much as he needs for his maintenance. He should abstain from sex life, perform austerity, be clean, study the Vedas and worship the supreme form of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Dec
27
Wed
SB 3.28.5 — 6
Dec 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.5 — 6

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.28.5 One must observe silence, acquire steadiness by practicing different yogic postures, control the breathing of the vital air, withdraw the senses from sense objects and thus concentrate the mind on the heart.
SB 3.28.6 Fixing the vital air and the mind in one of the six circles of vital air circulation within the body, thus concentrating one’s mind on the transcendental pastimes of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, is called samādhi, or samādhāna, of the mind.
Dec
29
Fri
Fasting for Putrada Ekadasi
Dec 29 all-day
Sri Jagadisa Pandita — Appearance
Dec 29 all-day
Dec
30
Sat
Break fast 07:08 – 10:45 (LT)
Dec 30 all-day
Jan
1
Mon
Sri Krsna Pusya Abhiseka
Jan 1 all-day
Jan
5
Fri
Sri Ramacandra Kaviraja — Disappearance
Jan 5 all-day
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Appearance
Jan 5 all-day
Jan
6
Sat
Sri Jayadeva Gosvami — Disappearance
Jan 6 all-day
Jan
7
Sun
Sri Locana Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Jan 7 all-day
Jan
12
Fri
Fasting for Sat-tila Ekadasi
Jan 12 all-day
Vyanjuli Mahadvadasi
Jan 12 all-day
Jan
13
Sat
Break fast 07:11 – 08:24 (LT)
Jan 13 all-day
Jan
14
Sun
Ganga Sagara Mela
Jan 14 all-day
Jan
21
Sun
Sarasvati Puja
Jan 21 all-day
Sri Pundarika Vidyanidhi — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura — Disappearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srimati Visnupriya Devi — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Vasanta Pancami
Jan 21 all-day
Dec
6
Wed
Srila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura — Disappearance
Dec 6 all-day
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
Bg 3.36

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.
Bg 3.37
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.37

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 3.37 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: It is lust only, Arjuna, which is born of contact with the material mode of passion and later transformed into wrath, and which is the all-devouring sinful enemy of this world.
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
Bg 3.38

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.

 

BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
Dec
16
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 10.282
Dec 16 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 10.282

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 10.282

Dec
18
Mon
Sri Locana Dasa Thakura — Appearance
Dec 18 all-day
SB 3.27.27
Dec 18 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.27

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.27.27 When a person thus engages in devotional service and self-realization for many, many years and births, he becomes completely reluctant to enjoy any one of the material planets, even up to the highest planet, which is known as Brahmaloka; he becomes fully developed in consciousness.
Dec
19
Tue
SB 3.27.28-29
Dec 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.28-29

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.27.28-29 My devotee actually becomes self-realized by My unlimited causeless mercy, and thus, when freed from all doubts, he steadily progresses towards his destined abode, which is directly under the protection of My spiritual energy of unadulterated bliss. That is the ultimate perfectional goal of the living entity. After giving up the present material body, the mystic devotee goes to that transcendental abode and never comes back.
Dec
20
Wed
Sri Jagadisa Pandita — Disappearance
Dec 20 all-day
Srila Jiva Gosvami — Disappearance
Dec 20 all-day
SB 3.27.30
Dec 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.27.30

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.27.30 When a perfect yogī’s attention is no longer attracted to the by-products of mystic powers, which are manifestations of the external energy, his progress towards Me becomes unlimited, and thus the power of death cannot overcome him.
Dec
21
Thu
SB 3.28.1
Dec 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.1

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.28.1 The Personality of Godhead said: My dear mother, O daughter of the King, now I shall explain to you the system of yoga, the object of which is to concentrate the mind. By practicing this system one can become joyful and progressively advance towards the path of the Absolute Truth.

 

Dec
22
Fri
SB 3.28.2
Dec 22 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.2

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.28.2 One should execute his prescribed duties to the best of his ability and avoid performing duties not allotted to him. One should be satisfied with as much gain as he achieves by the grace of the Lord, and one should worship the lotus feet of a spiritual master.
Dec
25
Mon
SB 3.28.3
Dec 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.3

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.28.3 One should cease performing conventional religious practices and should be attracted to those which lead to salvation. One should eat very frugally and should always remain secluded so that he can achieve the highest perfection of life.
Dec
26
Tue
SB 3.28.4
Dec 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.4

HH Bhakti Swarupa Caitanya Swami

SB 3.28.4 One should practice nonviolence and truthfulness, should avoid thieving and be satisfied with possessing as much as he needs for his maintenance. He should abstain from sex life, perform austerity, be clean, study the Vedas and worship the supreme form of the Supreme Personality of Godhead.
Dec
27
Wed
SB 3.28.5 — 6
Dec 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.28.5 — 6

Damayanti Devi

SB 3.28.5 One must observe silence, acquire steadiness by practicing different yogic postures, control the breathing of the vital air, withdraw the senses from sense objects and thus concentrate the mind on the heart.
SB 3.28.6 Fixing the vital air and the mind in one of the six circles of vital air circulation within the body, thus concentrating one’s mind on the transcendental pastimes of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, is called samādhi, or samādhāna, of the mind.
Dec
29
Fri
Fasting for Putrada Ekadasi
Dec 29 all-day
Sri Jagadisa Pandita — Appearance
Dec 29 all-day
Dec
30
Sat
Break fast 07:08 – 10:45 (LT)
Dec 30 all-day
Jan
1
Mon
Sri Krsna Pusya Abhiseka
Jan 1 all-day
Jan
5
Fri
Sri Ramacandra Kaviraja — Disappearance
Jan 5 all-day
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami — Appearance
Jan 5 all-day
Jan
6
Sat
Sri Jayadeva Gosvami — Disappearance
Jan 6 all-day
Jan
7
Sun
Sri Locana Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Jan 7 all-day
Jan
12
Fri
Fasting for Sat-tila Ekadasi
Jan 12 all-day
Vyanjuli Mahadvadasi
Jan 12 all-day
Jan
13
Sat
Break fast 07:11 – 08:24 (LT)
Jan 13 all-day
Jan
14
Sun
Ganga Sagara Mela
Jan 14 all-day
Jan
21
Sun
Sarasvati Puja
Jan 21 all-day
Sri Pundarika Vidyanidhi — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Sri Raghunandana Thakura — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura — Disappearance
Jan 21 all-day
Srimati Visnupriya Devi — Appearance
Jan 21 all-day
Vasanta Pancami
Jan 21 all-day