Gaudiya Festival Dates for Novgorod The Great

2021/22 year (536 of Gaurabda era)

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March

Vishnu

29  (Mon) Krishna Pratipad. Paran between 05:38 and 10:17. Anandotsav of Sri Jagannath Mishra. Last gathering of the week-long yearly meeting at Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math and yearly festival. Start of year 536 Gaurabda.

April

7  (Wed) Krishna Dashami. Papa Vimochani Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

8  (Thu) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 07:53 and 10:39. Festival in honour of Sriman Mahaprabhu's auspicious arrival at Varaha Nagar. Disappearance of Srila Govinda Ghosh Thakur. Disappearance of Sripad Satyendrachandra Bhattacharya Mahoday.

23  (Fri) Gaura Ekadashi. Kamada Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

24  (Sat) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 05:18 and 10:22. Festival in honour of the disappearance of Om Vishnupad Paramahamsa Parivrajakacharya-varya Ashtottara-shata-sri Srila Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj.

May

Madhusudan

7  (Fri) Krishna Ekadashi. Varuthini Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Disappearance of Sriyukta Saurindranath Bhakti Varidhi Prabhu.

8  (Sat) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 04:42 and 10:08.

22  (Sat) Gaura Dashami. Mohini Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

23  (Sun) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 05:29 and 09:58.

26  (Wed) Purnima. Paran between 04:56 and 10:13. Sri Krishna's Phul Dol and Salila Bihar. Buddha Purnima: appearance day of Lord Buddha. Appearance of Srila Srinivas Acharya.

Trivikram

June

6  (Sun) Krishna Ekadashi. Apara Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

7  (Mon) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 03:51 and 07:05. Appearance of Srila Vrindavan Das Thakur.

21  (Mon) Gaura Ekadashi. Nirjala Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

22  (Tue) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 03:46 and 05:09.

Vaman

July

5  (Mon) Krishna Ekadashi. Yogini Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Disappearance of Sriyukta Rama Devi.

6  (Tue) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 03:57 and 09:58.

20  (Tue) Gaura Ekadashi. Shayan Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Punar Yatra of Sri Jagannathdev (Return car festival).

21  (Wed) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 04:22 and 10:07.

Sridhar

August

4  (Wed) Krishna Ekadashi. Kamika Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

5  (Thu) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 04:53 and 10:17.

18  (Wed) Gaura Ekadashi. Pavitraropani Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Beginning of Jhulan Yatra of Sri Sri Radha-Govinda and start of the one month festival of Sri Hari Smaran at Nabadwip, Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math.

19  (Thu) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 05:24 and 10:26. Disappearance of Srila Rupa Goswami. Disappearance of Srila Gauri Das Pandit Goswami. Disappearance of Ramai Brahmachari Archan Niketan.

Hrishikesh

31  (Tue) Krishna Navami. Paran between 05:21 and 10:10. Sri Nandotsav. Appearance of Vishva-varenya Tridandi Swami Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaj Prabhupad.

September

2  (Thu) Krishna Ekadashi. Annada Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

3  (Fri) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 09:25 and 10:35.

17  (Fri) Gaura Dvadashi. Parshva Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fasting for appearance of Lord Vamana.

18  (Sat) Gaura Trayodashi. Paran between 06:30 and 07:03. Appearance of Sri Vamanadev. Appearance of Srila Jiva Goswami Prabhu.

Padmanabha

October

2  (Sat) Krishna Ekadashi. Indira Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

3  (Sun) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 07:03 and 10:49.

16  (Sat) Gaura Ekadashi. Papankusha Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

17  (Sun) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 07:35 and 10:58. Disappearance of Srila Raghunath Das Goswami. Disappearance of Srila Raghunath Bhatta Goswami. Disappearance of Srila Krishnadas Kaviraj Goswami.

Damodar

31  (Sun) Krishna Ekadashi. Ekadashi, but no fast today (because of Dashami viddha at dawn).

November

1  (Mon) Krishna Dvadashi. Rama Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

2  (Tue) Krishna Trayodashi. Paran between 08:13 and 08:27. Festival in honour of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu's auspicious arrival at Sripat Panihati.

14  (Sun) Gaura Ekadashi. Sri Utthan Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

15  (Mon) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 12:26 and 16:33. Sri Bhishma Panchaka. Appearance of Tridandi Swami Srimad Bhakti Dayita Madhav Goswami Maharaj. Disappearance of Om Vishnupad Paramahamsa Sri Srila Gaura Kishor Das Babaji Maharaj.

Keshava

30  (Tue) Krishna Ekadashi. Utpanna Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

December

1  (Wed) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 09:18 and 11:35. Disappearance of Srila Narahari Sarkar Thakur. Disappearance of Srila Kaliya Krishnadas. Disappearance of Sriyukta Dhananjay Das Prabhu.

14  (Tue) Gaura Ekadashi. Moksada Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

15  (Wed) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 09:39 and 11:46.

Narayana

29  (Wed) Krishna Ekadashi. Ekadashi, but no fast today (because of Dashami viddha at dawn).

30  (Thu) Krishna Dvadashi. Saphala Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Disappearance of Srila Devananda Pandit. Disappearance of Srimad Bhakti Prakash Aranya Maharaj.

31  (Fri) Krishna Trayodashi. Paran between 09:44 and 11:53. Disappearance of Sripad Bhakti Bhudev Shrauti Maharaj.

January

13  (Thu) Gaura Ekadashi. Ekadashi, but no fast, because next day is Mahadvadashi. Sriman Mahaprabhu leaves Nabadwip in the night to go to Katwa to take sannyas. Appearance of Srila Jagadish Pandit.

14  (Fri) Gaura Dvadashi. Jayanti Mahadvadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

15  (Sat) Gaura Trayodashi. Paran between 09:31 and 11:53. Remembrance of Sriman Mahaprabhu's sannyas-lila.

Madhava

28  (Fri) Krishna Ekadashi. Shat-tila Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

29  (Sat) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 09:07 and 11:48.

February

12  (Sat) Gaura Ekadashi. Bhaimi Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fasting for Bhaimi Ekadashi and Appearance of Lord Varaha.

13  (Sun) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 08:33 and 11:37 after the worship of Sri Varahadev. Varaha Dvadashi. Appearance of Lord Varaha.

Govinda

26  (Sat) Krishna Ekadashi. Vijaya Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast.

27  (Sun) Krishna Dvadashi. Paran between 09:29 and 11:24. Disappearance of Sripad Krishna Govinda Das Adhikari.

March

2  (Wed) Amavasya. Paran between 06:04 and 10:02. Anniversary festival of the installation of Sri Sadashiva Gangadhar, Sri Govinda Kunda, Nabadwip.

14  (Mon) Gaura Ekadashi. Amalaki Ekadashi (in Novgorod The Great). Fast. Parikrama of Sri Simantadwip and Sri Rudradwip.

15  (Tue) Gaura Dvadashi. Paran between 07:11 and 09:33. Parikrama of Praudha Maya, Vriddha Shiva, Sri Vishnu Priya's Deity of Sri Gauranga, Sri Jagannath Das Babaji Maharaj's Samadhi Mandir, Sri Koladwip, and other places. Disappearance of Sripad Madhavendra Puri.