Chakra Announcements

Mayapur Festival 2004 - Important information

by Bhakti Purusottama Swami

Posted June 21, 2003

Detail Festival Schedule:

19th Feb. - Arrival of Devotees at Sridham Mayapur

20th, 21st, 22nd Feb - Srila Prabhupada Katha by the devotees, who spent time with Srila Prabhupada at Mayapur.

23rd Feb. - Pancha Tattava Deities Installation (Different ceremonies for deities installation will start three days before the installation day)

24th Feb. - Nabadwip Mandal Parikrama starts

1st March - Parikrama returns to Mayapur and Festivities starts

2nd March - Ekadasi

3rd March - Santipur Festival and free prasad distribution,

4th March - Ganga puja and immersion of ashes of departed souls, Boat Festival

5th March - Gaura Purnima Adhivas, Ratha Yatra

6th March - Sri Gauranga appearance day celebration

7th March - Jagannath Mishra Utsava

NB: Previously Pancha Tattava deities installation date was scheduled on 3rd March. But now that has been changed to 23. Feb 2004.

Highlights of Mayapur festival 2004:

Festival contacts:

Festival Coordinator - Bhakti Purusottama Swami
E- Mail: bps@pamho.net

Accommodation; Naru Gopal das
E Mail: naru-gopal.jps@pamho.net

Transportation from Kolkata to Mayapur: Purananda Das
E-mail: purananda.jps@pamho.net

Treasury : Sankarsan Nitai Das
E mail : sankarshan.nitai.jps@pamho.net

Fund raising coordinator : Kalakantha Das
E mail: Kalakantha.acbsp@pamho.net

Few other information:

Guesthouse booking for Mayapur festival 2004 will start from the month of Nov.2003. For more information about this please write to Naru Gopal or visit www.mayapur.info

Parikrama fee: USD 35

Contact Purananda das for renting car /bus .

If you want to present any cultural event on the stage please contact us in advance.

Visit http://www.mayapur.info for more information.