Holy Days

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Gauḍīya Vaiṣṇava Festival Calendar

Viṣṇu

Kṛṣṇa Pratipad: Śrī Jagannāth Miśra’s Ānandotsav. Last gathering of the week-long yearly festival at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh, Nabadwīp. Public festival and prasādam distribution.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Annual festival at Śrīla Bhakti Rakṣak Śrīdhar Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj’s appearance place, Śrīpāṭ Hapaniya, in Śrī Chaitaya Sāraswat Ashram, in honour of Śrī Śrī Guru Gaurāṅga Rādhā Gopīnāth Jīu’s appearance. Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Śaraṇ Śānta Mahārāj. Pancham Dol.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Appearance of Śrīla Śrīvās Paṇḍit.

Kṛṣṇa Navamī: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vigraha Bhikṣu Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Pāpa Vimochanī Ekādaśī. Fast.

Kṛṣṇa Dvādaśī: Festival in honour of Śrīman Mahāprabhu’s auspicious arrival at Varahanagar. Disappearance of Śrīla Govinda Ghoṣ Ṭhākur. Disappearance of Śrīpād Satyendrachandra Bhaṭṭāchārya Mahoday.

Gaura Pañchamī: Appearance of Śrīpād Rāmānuja Āchārya and Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Hṛday Bon Mahārāj.

Gaura Saptamī: Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vilās Tīrtha Mahārāj.

Gaura Navamī: Śrī Śrī Rāma Navamī. Festival for the appearance of Śrī Śrī Rāmachandra. Fast until noon.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Kāmadā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Festival in honour of the disappearance of Om Viṣṇupād Śrīla Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj. Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Damanaka Āropaṇa Utsav.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Vasanta Rāsa. Śrī Balarām’s Rāsa Yātrā. Appearance of Śrīla Vaṁśīvadanānanda Ṭhākur and Śrīla Śyāmānanda Prabhu.

Madhusūdan

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Kṛṣṇadās Bābājī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Saptamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Abhirām Ṭhākur.

Kṛṣṇa Daśamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Vṛndāvan Dās Ṭhākur.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Varuthinī Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of Śrīyukta Saurīndranāth Bhakti Vāridhi Prabhu.

Amāvasyā: Appearance of Śrīla Gadādhar Paṇḍit Goswāmī.

Gaura Pratipad: Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhaktyāloka Paramahaṁsa Mahārāj.

Gaura Dvitīyā: Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vichār Jājābar Mahārāj.

Gaura Tṛtīyā: Beginning of Śrī Śrī Jagannāthdev’s twenty-one day Chandan Yātrā. Akṣay Tṛtīyā: a good day to start some works.

Gaura Pañchamī: Appearance of Śrīpād Śaṅkar Āchārya. Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vilās Gabhāstinemī Mahārāj.

Gaura Saptamī: Jahṇu Saptamī. Śrī Jāhṇavī Pūjā.

Gaura Navamī: Appearance of Śrī Nityānanda-śakti Śrī Jāhṇavā Devī and Śrī Rāma-śakti Sītā Devī. Disappearance of Śrīla Madhu Paṇḍit.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Mohinī Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Rukmiṇī Dvādaśī Vrata.

Gaura Chaturdaśī: Śrī Śrī Nṛsiṁha Chaturdaśī. Fast until sunset.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Kṛṣṇera Phula Dol and Salila Bihār. Buddha Pūrṇimā: appearance of Lord Buddha. Appearance of Śrīla Mādhavendra Purīpād and Śrīla Śrīnivās Āchārya. Disappearance of Śrīla Parameśvarī Dās Ṭhākur.

Trivikram

Kṛṣṇa Pratipad: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Sāraṅga Goswāmī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Rāmānanda Rāy.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Aparā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Kṛṣṇa Dvādaśī: Appearance of Śrīla Vṛndāvan Dās Ṭhākur.

Gaura Pratipad: Anniversary festival for the installation of Śrī Śrī Guru Gaurāṅga Rādhā–Madan Mohan Jīu at Sree Chaitanya Saraswata Krishnanushilana Sangha in Dum Dum Park, Kolkata.

Gaura Chaturthī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Bhakti Gaurava Giri Mahārāj (Śrīpād Paramānanda Vidyā Ratna Prabhu).

Gaura Daśamī: Daśaharā. Śrī Gaṅgā Pūjā. Appearance of Śrī Gaṅgā Mātā Goswāminī. Disappearance of Śrīla Baladev Vidyābhūṣaṇ Prabhu.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Nirjalā Ekādaśī. Fast fully, without water.

Gaura Trayodaśī: Śrīla Raghunāth Dās Goswāmī’s Daṇḍa Mahotsav in Pānihāti.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Śrī Jagannāthdev’s Snāna Yātrā. Disappearance of Śrīla Mukunda Datta and Śrīla Śrīdhar Paṇḍit.

Vāman

Kṛṣṇa Pratipad: Disappearance of Śrīla Śyāmānanda Prabhu and Śrīpād Ṛṣabdev Dās Adhikārī.

Kṛṣṇa Dvitīyā: Disappearance of Śrī Gaurahari Bhakti Sampad Prabhu.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Appearance of Śrīla Vakreśvar Paṇḍit.

Kṛṣṇa Daśamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Śrīvās Paṇḍit.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Yoginī Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of Śrīyuktā Ramā Devīra.

Amāvasyā: Disappearance of Śrīla Gadādhar Paṇḍit Goswāmī and Śrīla Sachchidānanda Bhakti Vinod Ṭhākur.

Gaura Pratipad: Śrī Guṇḍichā Mārjan. Cleaning at the Gundicha Temple in Śrī Purī Dhām and all Temples of the Lord.

Gaura Dvitīyā: Śrī Śrī Jagannāthdev’s Ratha Yātrā. Disappearance of Śrīla Svarūp Dāmodar Goswāmī Prabhu and Śrīmān Śivānanda Sen.

Gaura Pañchamī: Herā Pañchamī. Śrī Lakṣmī Vijay. Obeserved the following day in Śrī Purī Dhām.

Gaura Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Ajita Kṛṣṇa Brahmachārī.

Gaura Daśamī: Śrī Śrī Jagannāthdev’s Punar Yātrā in Orissa. Disappearance of Śrīla Bhakti Kamal Madhusūdan Mahārāj and Śrīyuktā Kṛṣṇamayī Devī.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Śayan Ekādaśī. Fast. Śrī Hari Śayan.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Guru Pūrṇimā. Appearance of Śrīla Vyāsadev. Disappearance of Śrīla Sanātan Goswāmī Prabhu. Beginning of Chāturmāsya when started on Pūrṇimā, as followed in Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh.

Śrīdhar

Kṛṣṇa Dvitīyā: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Hṛday Bon Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Gopāl Bhaṭṭa Goswāmī Prabhu.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Lokanāth Goswāmī Prabhu.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Kāmikā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Amāvasyā: Festival in honour of the disappearance of Om Viṣṇupād Paramahaṁsa Parivrājakāchārya-varya Aṣṭottara-śata-śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Rakṣak Śrīdhar Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj.

Gaura Chaturthī: Disappearance of Śrīla Raghunandan Ṭhākur and Śrīla Vaṁśī Dās Bābājī Mahārāj.

Gaura Saptamī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Anaṅga Mohan Dās Adhikārī Prabhu.

Gaura Navamī: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Prasūn Bodhāyaṇ Mahārāj.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Pavitrāropaṇī Ekādaśī. Fast. Beginning of Śrī Śrī Rādhā Govinda’s Jhulan Yātrā and the one month Śrī Hari Smaraṇ festival at Nabadwīp Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Pavitrā Āropan festival. Disappearance of Śrīla Rūpa Goswāmī Prabhu and Śrīla Gaurī Dās Paṇḍit Goswāmī.

Pūrṇimā: End of Śrī Śrī Rādhā Govinda’s Jhulan Yātrā. Appearance of Śrī Baladev. Fast until noon.

Hṛṣīkeś

Kṛṣṇa Panchamī: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vilās Tapasvī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Śrī Śrī Kṛṣṇa Janmāṣṭamī. Appearance at midnight. Fast until midnight.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Nandotsav. Appearance of Viśva-vareṇya Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Annadā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Pañchamī: Appearance of Śrī Advaita-patnī Sītā Devī.

Gaura Saptamī: Śrī Lalitā Saptamī.

Gaura Aṣṭamī: Śrī Rādhāṣṭamī. Fast until midday.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Pārśva Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Śrī Vāman Dvādaśī. Appearance of Śrī Vāmandev and Śrīla Jīva Goswāmī Prabhu. Śravaṇ Dvādaśī. Fast. Śrī Hari’s Pārśva Parivartan.

Gaura Trayodaśī: Appearance of Śrīla Sachchidānanda Bhakti Vinod Ṭhākur.

Gaura Chaturdaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Haridās Ṭhākur. Śrī Ananta Chaturdaśī.

Pūrṇimā: Viśvarūp Mahotsav. End of the month-long Śrī Hari Smaraṇ festival at Nabadwīp, Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh.

Padmanābh

Kṛṣṇa Dvitīyā: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vilās Tīrtha Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Indirā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Pratipad: Grand celebration of the appearance of Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh’s President Sevāite Āchārya, Om Viṣṇupād Śrīla Bhakti Nirmal Āchārya Mahārāj.

Gaura Tṛtīyā: Disappearance of Śrīyuktā Rādhārāṇī Devī Chaudhurāṇī.

Gaura Chaturthī: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīpād Bhakti Dayita Dāmodar Mahārāj.

Gaura Saptamī: Śrī Śrī Durgā Pūjā.

Gaura Daśamī: Śrī Rāmachandra’s Vijayotsav. Appearance of Śrī Madhvāchārya.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Pāpāṅkuśā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Raghunāth Dās Goswāmī, Śrīla Raghunāth Bhaṭṭa Goswāmī, and Śrīla Kṛṣṇadās Kavirāj Goswāmī.

Pūrṇimā śeṣa: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Śāradīyā Rāsa Yātrā. Disappearance of Śrīla Murārī Gupta. Beginning of Ūrja Vrata, Dāmodar Vrata, Kārtika Vrata, and Niyam Seva Vrata when started on Pūrṇimā, as followed in Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh.

Dāmodar

Kṛṣṇa Tṛtīyā: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Śrīrūp Purī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Narottam Ṭhākur.

Kṛṣṇa Ṣaṣṭhī: Disappearance of Śrīla Bhakti Vichār Jājāvar Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Bahulāṣṭamī. Manifestation of Śrī Rādhā Kuṇḍa. Śrīla Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj’s sannyās day.

Kṛṣṇa Navamī: Appearance of Śrīla Vīrachandra Prabhu. Grand celebration of the appearance of Om Viṣṇupād Paramahaṁsa Parivrājakāchārya-varya Aṣṭottara-śata-śrī Śrīla Bhakti Rakṣak Śrīdhar Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj. Disappearance of Śrīpād Sakhī Charaṇ Dās Bābajī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Śrī Ramā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Kṛṣṇa Dvādaśī: Festival in honour of Śrī Gaurāṅga Mahāprabhu’s auspicious arrival at Śrīpāṭ Pānihāṭi.

Kṛṣṇa Chaturdaśī: Dīpāvalī. Offering of candles in Viṣṇu Temples.

Gaura Pratipad: Śrī Govardhan Pūjā. Annakūṭ Mahotsav: grand festival and worship of Śrī Śrī Anugirirāj at Śrīla Śrīdhar Swāmī Sevāśram in Śrī Govardhan and Śrī Girirāj in Śrī Gupta Govardhan beside Śrī Govinda Kuṇḍa at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh, Nabadwīp. Go Pūjā. Go Krīḍā. Śrī Bali Daityarāj Pūjā.

Gaura Dvitīyā: Disappearance of Śrīla Vāsu Ghoṣ Ṭhākur and Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Sarvasva Giri Mahārāj. Bhrātṛ Dvitīyā Kṛtyam.

Gaura Chaturthī: Disappearance of Viśva-vareṇya Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhaktivedānta Swāmī Mahārāj.

Gaura Pañchamī: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhaktyāloka Paramahaṁsa Mahārāj.

Gaura Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Gadādhar Dās Goswāmī, Śrīla Dhanañjay Paṇḍit, and Śrīla Śrīnivās Āchārya Prabhu. Śrī Gopāṣṭamī. Śrī Goṣṭhāṣṭamī.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Śrī Utthān Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of Om Viṣṇupād Paramahaṁsa Śrīla Gaura Kiśor Dās Bābājī Mahārāj. Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Dayita Mādhav Mahārāj. Śrī Bhīṣma Pañchaka.

Gaura Chaturdaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Bhūgarbha Goswāmī and Śrīla Kāśīśvar Paṇḍit.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Rāsa Yātrā. Disappearance of Śrīla Sundarānanda Ṭhākur. Appearance of Śrīla Nimbārka Āchārya. Anniversary of the installation of Śrī Śrī Guru Gaurāṅga Gāndharvā Rāsabihārī Jīu at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh and Mission in Śrī Vṛndāvan. End of the Chāturmāsya and Niyam Sevā Vratas when began on Pūrṇimā as in Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh.

Keśava

Kṛṣṇa Pratipad: Beginning of Śrī Kātyāyaṇī Vrata.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Utpannā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Kṛṣṇa Dvādaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Narahari Sarkār Ṭhākur, Śrīla Kālīya Kṛṣṇadās. Disapperance of Śrīyukta Dhanañjay Dās Prabhu.

Kṛṣṇa Trayodaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Sāraṅga Ṭhākur.

Amāvasyā: Disappearance of Śreṣṭhārya Śrīla Jagabandhu Bhakti Rañjan.

Gaura Ṣaṣṭhī: Śrī Śrī Jagannāthdev’s Oḍana Ṣaṣṭhī. Grand festival honouring the appearance of Śrī Śrī Nitāi-Chaitanya Jīu in Śrī Purī Dhām at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh

Gaura Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Sūrya Kuṇḍa-vāsī Śrīla Madhusūdan Dās Bābājī Mahārāj.

Gaura Navamī: Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Kamal Madhusūdan Mahārāj.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Mokṣadā Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Kusum Śramaṇ Mahārāj.

Pūrṇimā: End of the Kātyāyaṇī Vrata.

Nārāyaṇ

Kṛṣṇa Dvitīyā: Grand festival in honour of the th appearance day anniversary of Om Viṣṇupād Paramahaṁsa Parivrājakāchārya-varya Aṣṭottara-śata-śrī Śrīmad Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Tṛtīyā: Festivals at Bamunpara, the appearance place of Śrīla Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswāmī Mahārāj, and Nadan Ghat, where he lived during his youth.

Kṛṣṇa Chaturthī: Festival in honour of the disappearance of Bhagavān Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Goswāmī Prabhupād.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Saphalā Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of of Śrīla Devānanda Paṇḍit and Śrīmad Bhakti Prakāśa Araṇya Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Dvādaśī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Bhakti Bhūdev Śrauti Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Trayodaśī: Disappearance of Śrīla Maheś Paṇḍit and Śrīla Uddhāraṇ Datta Ṭhākur.

Gaura Pratipad: Appearance of Śrīla Lochan Dās Ṭhākur.

Gaura Tṛtīyā: Disappearance of Śrīla Jīva Goswāmī Prabhu and Śrīla Jagadīś Paṇḍit.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Putradā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Appearance of Śrīla Jagadīś Paṇḍit. Beginning of the five-day Snān Yātrā festival at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh in Gaṅgā Sāgar.

Makara Sanṅkranti (15 January): Remembrance of Śrīman Mahāprabhu’s sannyās-līlā.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Puṣyābhiṣek Yātrā. Disappearance of Śrīpād Bhakti Śaraṇ Vaiṣṇav Mahārāj.

Mādhava

Kṛṣṇa Tṛtīyā: Appearance of Śrīla Gopāl Bhaṭṭa Goswāmī Prabhu. Disappearance of Śrīla Rāmachandra Kavirāj.

Kṛṣṇa Chaturthī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Yādavendu Bhakti Candan.

Kṛṣṇa Ṣaṣṭhī: Disappearance of Śrīla Jayadev Goswāmī Prabhu.

Kṛṣṇa Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Lochan Dās Ṭhākur.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Ṣaṭ-tilā Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Pratipad: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Gauraba Vaikhānas Mahārāj and Śrī Haripada Chaudhurī Dās Adhikārī.

Gaura Dvitīyā: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Śaraṇ Śānta Mahārāj.

Gaura Pañchamī: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Vasanta Pañchamī. Appearance of Śrī Viṣṇu Priyā Devī. Appearance of Śrīla Puṇḍarīk Vidyānidhi, Śrīla Raghunāth Dās Goswāmī, and Śrīla Raghunandan Ṭhākur. Disappearance of Śrīla Viśvanāth Chakravartī Ṭhākur, Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Vivek Bhāratī, and Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Svarūp Parvat Mahārāj. Śrī Saraswatī Pūjā.

Gaura Saptamī: Appearance of Mahāviṣṇu Avatār Śrī Advaita Āchārya.

Gaura Aṣṭamī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Vīrendra Kṛṣṇa Prabhu.

Gaura Navamī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Madhvāchārya.

Gaura Daśamī: Disappearance of Śrīla Rāmānuja Āchārya.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Bhaimī Ekādaśī. Fast.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Varāha Dvādaśī. Appearance of Varāhadev.

Gaura Trayodaśī: Śrī Nityānanda Trayodaśī. Appearance of Śrī Nityānanda Prabhu. Grand festival in honour of the anniversary of the installation of Śrī Guru Śrī Gaura Śrī Nityānanda at Sree Chaitanya Saraswata Krishnanushilana Sangha in Śrī Ekachakrā Dhām.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Madhurotsav. Appearance of Śrīla Narottam Ṭhākur.

Govinda

Kṛṣṇa Tṛtīyā: Disappearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīpād Bhakti Premik Siddhānti Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Pañchamī: The 141st divine appearance festival for the founder of the Śrī Chaitanya Maṭh and worldwide Śrī Gauḍīya Maṭhs, Bhagavān Śrīla Bhakti Siddhānta Saraswatī Goswāmī Ṭhākur. Anniversary festival for the installation of Śrī Gupta Govardhan Śrī Mandir at Śrī Govinda Kuṇḍa in Śrī Nabadwīp Dhām. Disappearance of Śrī Puruṣottam Ṭhākur.

Kṛṣṇa Ṣaṣṭhī: Appearance of Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Sāraṅga Goswāmī Mahārāj.

Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī: Vijayā Ekādaśī. Fast. Disappearance of Śrīpād Kṛṣṇa Govinda Dās Adhikārī.

Kṛṣṇa Chaturdaśī: Śrī Śivarātri Vrata. Optional fast. Disappearance of Śrīmad Bhakti Nivās Bhāgavat Mahārāj.

Amāvasyā: Anniversary festival in honour of the installation of Śrī Sadāśiva Gaṅgādhar beside Śrī Govinda Kuṇḍa at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh, Nabadwip.

Gaura Pratipad: Disappearance of Śrīla Rasikānanda Dev-Goswāmī, Vaiṣṇav Sārvabhauma Śrīla Jagannāth Dās Bābājī Mahārāj, and Tridaṇḍi Swāmī Śrīmad Bhakti Dayita Mādhav Mahārāj.

Gaura Tṛtīyā: Anniversary festival for the installation of Śrī Śrī Guru Gaurāṅga Gāndharvā–Rādhā Ramaṇsundar Jīu at Sree Chaitanya Saraswata Krishnanushilana Sangha, Kaikhali, Kolkata.

Gaura Chaturthī: Appearance of Śrīla Puruṣottam Ṭhākur. Disappearance of Śrīpād Tulasīdās Dās Adhikārī Prabhu.

Gaura Pañchamī: Disappearance of Śrīyuktā Taraṅginī Devī.

Gaura Daśamī: Adhivās festival in honour of the annual seven-day Śrī Nabadwīp Dhām Parikramā.

Gaura Ekādaśī: Āmalakī Ekādaśī. Beginning of Śrī Nabadwīp Dhām Parikramā. Parikramā of Śrī Īśodyān, Śrī Yoga Pīṭh Śrīman Mahāprabhu’s appearance place, Śrīvās Aṅgan, Murārī Gupta Bhavan, Śrī Chaitanya Maṭh, the Temple of Śrī Śrī Gāndharvikā-Giridhārī, Śrīman Mahāprabhu, and the Āchāryas of the four Vaiṣṇava sampradāyas, Śrīla Gaura Kiśor Dās Bābājī Mahārāj’s Samādhi, Śrī Kāzī’s Samādhi, Śrī Jagannāth Temple at Śaraḍāṅgā, Śrīdhar Aṅgan, Śrī Sīmantadwīp, Śrī Rudradwīp, and Śrī Antaradwīp.

Gaura Dvādaśī: Disappearance of Śrīpād Mādhavendra Purī. Parikramā of Prauḍha Māyā, Vṛddha Śiva, the Deity of Śrī Gaurāṅga served by Śrī Viṣṇu Priyā Devī, Śrīla Jagannāth Dās Bābājī Mahārāj Samādhi Mandir, and other places throughout Śrī Koladwīp.

Gaura Trayodaśī: Parikramā of Śrī Godrumadwīp, Śrī Madhyadwīp, Śrī Surabhi Kuñja, Suvarṇa Bihār, Śrī Nṛsiṁha Pallī, Śrī Harihara Kṣetra, Haṁsa Vāhan and other places.

Gaura Chaturdaśī: Adhivās festival in honour of Śrī Gaurāṅga’s appearance. Śrī Kṛṣṇa’s Vahnyutsav (Chā̐char). Parikramā of Śrī Koladwīp, Śrī Ṛtudwīp, Śrī Modadrumadwīp, the ancient Temple of Śrī Śrī Gaura-Gadādhar, Sārvabhauma Gauḍīya Maṭh in Vidyanagar, Śrīla Vṛndāvan Dās Ṭhākur’s appearance place, the Deity served by Śrī Sāraṅga Murārī and Śrī Vāsudev Datta, and other places.

Pūrṇimā: Śrī Gaura Pūrṇimā. Śrī Gaurāvirbhāv Paurṇamāsī. Appearance of Śrī Gaurāṅga. Fast until moonrise then anukalpa. Śrī Śrī Rādhā-Govinda’s Vasantotsav and Dola Yātrā. Grand festival at Śrī Chaitanya Sāraswat Maṭh, including special offerings, worship, and arati, recitation of Śrī Chaitanya-charitāmṛta, and mahāsaṅkīrtan.

Additional Observances

In a given year, the eight Mahādvādaśīs may take the place of an Ekādaśī.

Unmīlanī, Vyañjulī, Trispṛśā, Pakṣa-vardhinī, Jayā, Vijayā, Jayantī, and Pāpa-nāśinī

During the month of Puruṣottam, which occurs only once every thirty-two months, there are two Ekādaśīs:

Padminī (Kṛṣṇa Ekādaśī), and Paramā (Gaura Ekādaśī)