General Calendar for ALL Events

Sep
14
Thu
SB 3.25.44
Sep 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.44

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.44 Therefore persons whose minds are fixed on the Lord engage in the intensive practice of devotional service. That is the only means for attainment of the final perfection of life.

 

Sep
15
Fri
Fasting for Indira Ekadasi
Sep 15 all-day
Sep
16
Sat
Break fast 06:35 – 10:23 (LT)
Sep 16 all-day
Sep
19
Tue
SB 3.26.3
Sep 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.3

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.26.3 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead is the Supreme Soul, and He has no beginning. He is transcendental to the material modes of nature and beyond the existence of this material world. He is perceivable everywhere because He is self-effulgent, and by His self-effulgent luster the entire creation is maintained.
Sep
20
Wed
Bg 3.3
Sep 20 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 3.3

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.3 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O sinless Arjuna, I have already explained that there are two classes of men who try to realize the self. Some are inclined to understand it by empirical, philosophical speculation, and others by devotional service.
SB 3.26.4 
Sep 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.4 

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.26.4 — As His pastime, that Supreme Personality of Godhead, the greatest of the great, accepted the subtle material energy, which is invested with three material modes of nature and which is related with Viṣṇu.

Sep
21
Thu
SB 3.26.5
Sep 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.5

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.26.5 — Divided into varieties by her threefold modes, material nature creates the forms of the living entities, and the living entities, seeing this, are illusioned by the knowledge-covering feature of the illusory energy.

Sep
23
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 9
Sep 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 9

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 9

Sep
25
Mon
SB 3.26.7 
Sep 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.7 

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI

SB 3.26.7Material consciousness is the cause of one’s conditional life, in which conditions are enforced upon the living entity by the material energy. Although the spirit soul does not do anything and is transcendental to such activities, he is thus affected by conditional life.

Sep
26
Tue
Durga Puja
Sep 26 all-day
SB 3.26.8
Sep 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.8

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.26.8 The cause of the conditioned soul’s material body and senses, and the senses’ presiding deities, the demigods, is the material nature. This is understood by learned men. The feelings of happiness and distress of the soul, who is transcendental by nature, are caused by the spirit soul himself.
Sep
27
Wed
SB 3.26.9 
Sep 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.9 

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.26.9 — Devahūti said: O Supreme Personality of Godhead, kindly explain the characteristics of the Supreme Person and His energies, for both of these are the causes of this manifest and unmanifest creation.
Bg 3.6
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.6

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.6 One who restrains the senses of action but whose mind dwells on sense objects certainly deludes himself and is called a pretender.
Sep
28
Thu
SB 3.26.10
Sep 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.10

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.10 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: The unmanifested eternal combination of the three modes is the cause of the manifest state and is called pradhāna. It is called prakṛti when in the manifested stage of existence.

Sep
29
Fri
SB 3.26.11 —14
Sep 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.11 —14

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.26.11 — The aggregate elements, namely the five gross elements, the five subtle elements, the four internal senses, the five senses for gathering knowledge and the five outward organs of action, are known as the pradhāna.
SB 3.26.12 — There are five gross elements, namely earth, water, fire, air and ether. There are also five subtle elements: smell, taste, color, touch and sound.
SB 3.26.13 — The senses for acquiring knowledge and the organs for action number ten, namely the auditory sense, the sense of taste, the tactile sense, the sense of sight, the sense of smell, and the active organs for speaking, working, traveling, generating and evacuating.
SB 3.26.14 — The internal, subtle senses are experienced as having four aspects, in the shape of mind, intelligence, ego and contaminated consciousness. Distinctions between them can be made only by different functions, since they represent different characteristics.
Bg 3.7
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.7

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.7 On the other hand, if a sincere person tries to control the active senses by the mind and begins karma-yoga [in Kṛṣṇa consciousness] without attachment, he is by far superior.

 

Sep
30
Sat
Ramacandra Vijayotsava
Sep 30 all-day
Sri Madhvacarya — Appearance
Sep 30 all-day
Oct
1
Sun
Fasting for Pasankusa Ekadasi
Oct 1 all-day
Oct
2
Mon
Break fast 06:23 – 10:21 (LT)
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Krsnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
SB 3.26.15
Oct 2 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.15

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.26.15 — All these are considered the qualified Brahman. The mixing element, which is known as time, is counted as the twenty-fifth element.

Oct
3
Tue
SB 3.26.16
Oct 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.16

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.26.16 — The influence of the Supreme Personality of Godhead is felt in the time factor, which causes fear of death due to the false ego of the deluded soul who has contacted material nature.
Oct
4
Wed
Last day of the third Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Oct 4 all-day
SB 3.26.17 
Oct 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.17 

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.26.17 — My dear mother, O daughter of Svāyambhuva Manu, the time factor, as I have explained, is the Supreme Personality of Godhead, from whom the creation begins as a result of the agitation of the neutral, unmanifested nature.
Bg 3.9
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.9

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.9 Work done as a sacrifice for Viṣṇu has to be performed; otherwise work causes bondage in this material world. Therefore, O son of Kuntī, perform your prescribed duties for His satisfaction, and in that way you will always remain free from bondage.
Oct
5
Thu
(urad dal fast for one month)
Oct 5 all-day
Fourth month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Oct 5 all-day
Laksmi Puja
Oct 5 all-day
Sri Krsna Saradiya Rasayatra
Oct 5 all-day
Sri Murari Gupta — Disappearance
Oct 5 all-day
SB 3.26.18
Oct 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.18

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.26.18 — By exhibiting His potencies, the Supreme Personality of Godhead adjusts all these different elements, keeping Himself within as the Supersoul and without as time.
Oct
6
Fri
SB 3.26.19 
Oct 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.19 

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.26.19 — After the Supreme Personality of Godhead impregnates material nature with His internal potency, material nature delivers the sum total of the cosmic intelligence, which is known as Hiraṇmaya. This takes place in material nature when she is agitated by the destinations of the conditioned souls.
Oct
9
Mon
Srila Narottama Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Oct 9 all-day
SB 3.26.20 
Oct 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.20 

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.26.20 — Thus, after manifesting variegatedness, the effulgent mahat-tattva, which contains all the universes within itself, which is the root of all cosmic manifestations and which is not destroyed at the time of annihilation, swallows the darkness that covered the effulgence at the time of dissolution.

Bg 3.11
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.11

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 3.11 The demigods, being pleased by sacrifices, will also please you, and thus, by cooperation between men and demigods, prosperity will reign for all.
Oct
10
Tue
SB 3.26.21
Oct 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.21

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.26.21 The mode of goodness, which is the clear, sober status of understanding the Personality of Godhead and which is generally called vāsudeva, or consciousness, becomes manifest in the mahat-tattva.
Oct
11
Wed
SB 3.26.22
Oct 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.22

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.26.22 After the manifestation of the mahat-tattva, these features appear simultaneously. As water in its natural state, before coming in contact with earth, is clear, sweet and unruffled, so the characteristic traits of pure consciousness are complete serenity, clarity, and freedom from distraction.
Bg 3.12
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.12

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.12 In charge of the various necessities of life, the demigods, being satisfied by the performance of yajña [sacrifice], will supply all necessities to you. But he who enjoys such gifts without offering them to the demigods in return is certainly a thief.
Oct
12
Thu
Appearance of Radha Kunda, snana dana
Oct 12 all-day
Bahulastami
Oct 12 all-day
SB 3.26.23-24
Oct 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.23-24

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.23-24 The material ego springs up from the mahat-tattva, which evolved from the Lord’s own energy. The material ego is endowed predominantly with active power of three kinds: good, passionate and ignorant. It is from these three types of material ego that the mind, the senses of perception, the organs of action, and the gross elements evolve.
Oct
13
Fri
Sri Virabhadra — Appearance
Oct 13 all-day
SB 3.26.25 — 26
Oct 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.25 — 26

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.26.25 — The threefold ahaṅkāra, the source of the gross elements, the senses and the mind, is identical with them because it is their cause. It is known by the name of Saṅkarṣaṇa, who is directly Lord Ananta with a thousand heads.
SB 3.26.26 — This false ego is characterized as the doer, as an instrument and as an effect. It is further characterized as serene, active or dull according to how it is influenced by the modes of goodness, passion and ignorance.
Bg 3.13
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.13

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.13 The devotees of the Lord are released from all kinds of sins because they eat food which is offered first for sacrifice. Others, who prepare food for personal sense enjoyment, verily eat only sin.
Oct
14
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 9.238
Oct 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 9.238

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 9.238

Oct
15
Sun
Fasting for Rama Ekadasi
Oct 15 all-day
Oct
16
Mon
Break fast 06:27 – 08:58 (LT)
Oct 16 all-day
Sep
14
Thu
SB 3.25.44
Sep 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.25.44

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.25.44 Therefore persons whose minds are fixed on the Lord engage in the intensive practice of devotional service. That is the only means for attainment of the final perfection of life.

 

Sep
15
Fri
Fasting for Indira Ekadasi
Sep 15 all-day
Sep
16
Sat
Break fast 06:35 – 10:23 (LT)
Sep 16 all-day
Sep
19
Tue
SB 3.26.3
Sep 19 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.3

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.26.3 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead is the Supreme Soul, and He has no beginning. He is transcendental to the material modes of nature and beyond the existence of this material world. He is perceivable everywhere because He is self-effulgent, and by His self-effulgent luster the entire creation is maintained.
Sep
20
Wed
Bg 3.3
Sep 20 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 3.3

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.3 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: O sinless Arjuna, I have already explained that there are two classes of men who try to realize the self. Some are inclined to understand it by empirical, philosophical speculation, and others by devotional service.
SB 3.26.4 
Sep 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.4 

Speaker: HH Bhakti Prabhupada-vrata Damodara Swami

SB 3.26.4 — As His pastime, that Supreme Personality of Godhead, the greatest of the great, accepted the subtle material energy, which is invested with three material modes of nature and which is related with Viṣṇu.

Sep
21
Thu
SB 3.26.5
Sep 21 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.5

Speaker: HH Hanumatpresaka Swami

SB 3.26.5 — Divided into varieties by her threefold modes, material nature creates the forms of the living entities, and the living entities, seeing this, are illusioned by the knowledge-covering feature of the illusory energy.

Sep
23
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 9
Sep 23 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 9

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with CB Madhya: Ch 9

Sep
25
Mon
SB 3.26.7 
Sep 25 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.7 

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI

SB 3.26.7Material consciousness is the cause of one’s conditional life, in which conditions are enforced upon the living entity by the material energy. Although the spirit soul does not do anything and is transcendental to such activities, he is thus affected by conditional life.

Sep
26
Tue
Durga Puja
Sep 26 all-day
SB 3.26.8
Sep 26 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.8

Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.26.8 The cause of the conditioned soul’s material body and senses, and the senses’ presiding deities, the demigods, is the material nature. This is understood by learned men. The feelings of happiness and distress of the soul, who is transcendental by nature, are caused by the spirit soul himself.
Sep
27
Wed
SB 3.26.9 
Sep 27 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.9 

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.26.9 — Devahūti said: O Supreme Personality of Godhead, kindly explain the characteristics of the Supreme Person and His energies, for both of these are the causes of this manifest and unmanifest creation.
Bg 3.6
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.6

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.6 One who restrains the senses of action but whose mind dwells on sense objects certainly deludes himself and is called a pretender.
Sep
28
Thu
SB 3.26.10
Sep 28 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.10

Speaker: Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.10 — The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: The unmanifested eternal combination of the three modes is the cause of the manifest state and is called pradhāna. It is called prakṛti when in the manifested stage of existence.

Sep
29
Fri
SB 3.26.11 —14
Sep 29 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.11 —14

Speaker: Bhrigupati Prabhu

SB 3.26.11 — The aggregate elements, namely the five gross elements, the five subtle elements, the four internal senses, the five senses for gathering knowledge and the five outward organs of action, are known as the pradhāna.
SB 3.26.12 — There are five gross elements, namely earth, water, fire, air and ether. There are also five subtle elements: smell, taste, color, touch and sound.
SB 3.26.13 — The senses for acquiring knowledge and the organs for action number ten, namely the auditory sense, the sense of taste, the tactile sense, the sense of sight, the sense of smell, and the active organs for speaking, working, traveling, generating and evacuating.
SB 3.26.14 — The internal, subtle senses are experienced as having four aspects, in the shape of mind, intelligence, ego and contaminated consciousness. Distinctions between them can be made only by different functions, since they represent different characteristics.
Bg 3.7
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.7

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.7 On the other hand, if a sincere person tries to control the active senses by the mind and begins karma-yoga [in Kṛṣṇa consciousness] without attachment, he is by far superior.

 

Sep
30
Sat
Ramacandra Vijayotsava
Sep 30 all-day
Sri Madhvacarya — Appearance
Sep 30 all-day
Oct
1
Sun
Fasting for Pasankusa Ekadasi
Oct 1 all-day
Oct
2
Mon
Break fast 06:23 – 10:21 (LT)
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Krsnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
Srila Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami — Disappearance
Oct 2 all-day
SB 3.26.15
Oct 2 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.15

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.26.15 — All these are considered the qualified Brahman. The mixing element, which is known as time, is counted as the twenty-fifth element.

Oct
3
Tue
SB 3.26.16
Oct 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.16

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.26.16 — The influence of the Supreme Personality of Godhead is felt in the time factor, which causes fear of death due to the false ego of the deluded soul who has contacted material nature.
Oct
4
Wed
Last day of the third Caturmasya month [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Oct 4 all-day
SB 3.26.17 
Oct 4 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.17 

Speaker: Puskara Prabhu

SB 3.26.17 — My dear mother, O daughter of Svāyambhuva Manu, the time factor, as I have explained, is the Supreme Personality of Godhead, from whom the creation begins as a result of the agitation of the neutral, unmanifested nature.
Bg 3.9
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.9

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.9 Work done as a sacrifice for Viṣṇu has to be performed; otherwise work causes bondage in this material world. Therefore, O son of Kuntī, perform your prescribed duties for His satisfaction, and in that way you will always remain free from bondage.
Oct
5
Thu
(urad dal fast for one month)
Oct 5 all-day
Fourth month of Caturmasya begins [PURNIMA SYSTEM]
Oct 5 all-day
Laksmi Puja
Oct 5 all-day
Sri Krsna Saradiya Rasayatra
Oct 5 all-day
Sri Murari Gupta — Disappearance
Oct 5 all-day
SB 3.26.18
Oct 5 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.18

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

SB 3.26.18 — By exhibiting His potencies, the Supreme Personality of Godhead adjusts all these different elements, keeping Himself within as the Supersoul and without as time.
Oct
6
Fri
SB 3.26.19 
Oct 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.19 

Gaudacandra Prabhu

SB 3.26.19 — After the Supreme Personality of Godhead impregnates material nature with His internal potency, material nature delivers the sum total of the cosmic intelligence, which is known as Hiraṇmaya. This takes place in material nature when she is agitated by the destinations of the conditioned souls.
Oct
9
Mon
Srila Narottama Dasa Thakura — Disappearance
Oct 9 all-day
SB 3.26.20 
Oct 9 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.20 

Speaker:  HG Urmila Devi Dasi (Hilo, HI)

SB 3.26.20 — Thus, after manifesting variegatedness, the effulgent mahat-tattva, which contains all the universes within itself, which is the root of all cosmic manifestations and which is not destroyed at the time of annihilation, swallows the darkness that covered the effulgence at the time of dissolution.

Bg 3.11
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.11

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 3.11 The demigods, being pleased by sacrifices, will also please you, and thus, by cooperation between men and demigods, prosperity will reign for all.
Oct
10
Tue
SB 3.26.21
Oct 10 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.21

Speaker: Girigovardhana Prabhu

SB 3.26.21 The mode of goodness, which is the clear, sober status of understanding the Personality of Godhead and which is generally called vāsudeva, or consciousness, becomes manifest in the mahat-tattva.
Oct
11
Wed
SB 3.26.22
Oct 11 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.22

Speaker: Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

SB 3.26.22 After the manifestation of the mahat-tattva, these features appear simultaneously. As water in its natural state, before coming in contact with earth, is clear, sweet and unruffled, so the characteristic traits of pure consciousness are complete serenity, clarity, and freedom from distraction.
Bg 3.12
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.12

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 3.12 In charge of the various necessities of life, the demigods, being satisfied by the performance of yajña [sacrifice], will supply all necessities to you. But he who enjoys such gifts without offering them to the demigods in return is certainly a thief.
Oct
12
Thu
Appearance of Radha Kunda, snana dana
Oct 12 all-day
Bahulastami
Oct 12 all-day
SB 3.26.23-24
Oct 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.23-24

Madan Mohan Prabhu

SB 3.26.23-24 The material ego springs up from the mahat-tattva, which evolved from the Lord’s own energy. The material ego is endowed predominantly with active power of three kinds: good, passionate and ignorant. It is from these three types of material ego that the mind, the senses of perception, the organs of action, and the gross elements evolve.
Oct
13
Fri
Sri Virabhadra — Appearance
Oct 13 all-day
SB 3.26.25 — 26
Oct 13 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
SB 3.26.25 — 26

Speaker: Narahari Prabhu

SB 3.26.25 — The threefold ahaṅkāra, the source of the gross elements, the senses and the mind, is identical with them because it is their cause. It is known by the name of Saṅkarṣaṇa, who is directly Lord Ananta with a thousand heads.
SB 3.26.26 — This false ego is characterized as the doer, as an instrument and as an effect. It is further characterized as serene, active or dull according to how it is influenced by the modes of goodness, passion and ignorance.
Bg 3.13
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 3.13

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 3.13 The devotees of the Lord are released from all kinds of sins because they eat food which is offered first for sacrifice. Others, who prepare food for personal sense enjoyment, verily eat only sin.
Oct
14
Sat
CB Madhya: Ch 9.238
Oct 14 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
CB Madhya: Ch 9.238

Puskara Prabhu

Caitanya Bhagavata

Starting with Madhya: Ch 9.238

Oct
15
Sun
Fasting for Rama Ekadasi
Oct 15 all-day
Oct
16
Mon
Break fast 06:27 – 08:58 (LT)
Oct 16 all-day