Mayapur Festival 2004 - Important information
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:
- Srila Prabhupada's spiritual family reunion. Hear about pastimes of
Srila Prabhupada in Mayapur from his disciples who spent time with His
Divine Grace in Mayapur.
- Seven feet high Sri Sri Pancha Tattava deities' installation.
- Navadwip Mandal parikrama with thousands of devotees.
- Varieties of festivities
- Association with GBCs, senior devotees and devotees from all over
- Maha Hari Nam
- No festival fee
- Free prasadm
Festival Coordinator - Bhakti Purusottama Swami
E- Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accommodation; Naru Gopal das
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Transportation from Kolkata to Mayapur: Purananda Das
Treasury : Sankarsan Nitai Das
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Fund raising coordinator : Kalakantha Das
E mail: Kalakantha.email@example.com
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.