Gaura Purnima - The Festival of the Golden Avatar

Sunday, 28 March 2021

Lord Chaitanya, also known as Gauranga - the golden coloured incarnation of Lord Krishna - appeared in West Bengal, India, around 500 years ago. Gaura Purnima is the festival of His appearance, taking place in spring. The Lord appeared in His previous incarnations as Lord Krishna, Lord Rama, and Lord Nrsimhadeva. Lord Chaitanya transformed the hearts of everyone He met through singing of the Hare Krishna Maha Mantra and re-establishing the Bhakti-yoga tradition that ISKCON continues through its lineage today. Devotees fast till moonrise on this day, followed by a feast in His honour.

DARSHAN TIMINGS

4.00 pm – 7.30 pm

If you plan to come for darshan you are not required to make a booking. Just show up and join the queue.

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

Add schedule as below:
07.00am Guru Puja
08.00am Deity Greetings
08.10am Adivas ceremony
08.30am Class
10.00am Annual Review presentation
10.15am Abhishek
12.30am Raj Bhoga Arati

04.00pm - 07.30pm Darshan open for everyone & Online kirtan
6.30pm - 07.30pm Takeaway Ekadasi Feast
09.00pm - 09.30pm Shayana Arati

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Festivals are auspicious occasions which bring the opportunity to sponsor offerings for Their Lordships. There are a range of sponsorship opportunities available. Offerings may be made on behalf of yourself and/or your loved ones.

 
 
 
 
 
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