Sri Gaura Purnima

Sri Gaura Purnima
Gaura Purnima is the auspicious appearance day of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (who is also known as Gauranga due to His golden complexion), and this year we celebrate the 531st anniversary of His appearance on March 12, 2017.

Sri Rama Navami

Sri Rama Navami
The Supreme Personality of Godhead, Sri Krishna incarnated Himself as Sri Rama in the month of Chaitra (Mar-Apr), on the ninth day of the growing moon (Chaitra Masa Shukla Paksha Navami Tithi). He appeared as the son of Dasharatha, the King of Ayodhya.

Sri Brahmotsava

Sri Brahmotsava
Brahmotsava is an annual festival celebrated for 12 days in the month of Chaitra (Mar-Apr) to commemorate the appearance of the Deities on Hare Krishna Hill.

Sri Narasimha Jayanti

Sri Narasimha Jayanti
Sri Narasimha Jayanti is the appearance day of Lord Narasimha, the half-lion half-man incarnation of Supreme Lord Krishna, who appeared to protect Prahlada from his demoniac father Hiranyakashipu.

Hanuman Jayanti

Hanuman Jayanti
Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Sri Hanuman, an ardent devotee and eternal servitor of Lord Sri Ramachandra.

Panihati Chida-Dahi

Panihati Chida-Dahi
Panihati is located in the state of West Bengal, on the banks of the Ganges River (10 miles north of Kolkata). It was one of the leading trade centers in earlier days when the river route was the main means of communication.

Garuda Panchami

Garuda Panchami
Garuda Panchami is a festival celebrated to commemorate the birth of Garuda, an ardent devotee and the bird carrier of Lord Vishnu.

Jhulan Utsava

Jhulan Utsava
Jhulan Festival is celebrated in the month of Shravana (July-August) commemorating the pastimes of Lord Sri Krishna while enjoying His childhood with friends.

Sri Balarama Purnima

Sri Balarama Purnima
The auspicious appearance day of Lord Balarama, the elder brother of Lord Sri Krishna, is celebrated on the full-moon day of Shravana (July-August).

Sri Krishna Janmashtami

Sri Krishna Janmashtami
Sri Krishna Janmashtami is the celebration of the appearance of Lord Krishna on the eighth day (ashtami) of the waning moon (Krishna paksha) in the month of Bhadra (August-September).

Vyasa Puja

Vyasa Puja
The appearance day of Srila Prabhupada, the founder-acharya of ISKCON is celebrated as Vyasa Puja. Srila Prabhupada was born in 1896 on the day of Nandotsava (the next day of Janmashtami)

Vamana Jayanti

Vamana Jayanti
The Supreme Lord appeared as the son of Kashyapa and Aditi in the form of a dwarf Brahmana (Vamana). What was the purpose of His appearance?

Radhashtami

Radhashtami
Radhashtami is celebrated on the eighth day of the bright fortnight (shukla paksha ashtami) in the month of Bhadra (August-September). It is a very significant festival for the devotees.

Deepotsava

Deepotsava
Deepotsava, also known as the festival of lights, is celebrated in the month of Kartika (October-November) every year. It is a month-long festival commemorating Damodara-lila.

Govardhana Puja

Govardhana Puja
Govardhana Puja is celebrated in the month of Kartika (October-November) to commemorate the pastime of Lord Sri Krishna lifting the Govardhana Hill to protect the residents of Vrindavana from the wrath of Indra.

Sri Vaikuntha Ekadashi

Sri Vaikuntha Ekadashi
Vaishnavas (devotees of Lord Vishnu) observe Ekadashi Vrata and engage in remembering the Supreme Lord by chanting His Holy Names and singing His glories.

Sri Krishna Balarama Ratha Yatra

Sri Krishna Balarama Ratha Yatra
Srila Prabhupada, the founder-acharya of ISKCON introduced this Ratha Yatra festival in ISKCON centers around the world.

Sri Nityananda Trayodashi

Sri Nityananda Trayodashi
Sri Nityananda Trayodashi is the auspicious appearance day of Nityananda Prabhu. The Supreme Lord Sri Krishna appeared in Navadvipa as Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu to establish the Sankirtana Movement.