Festival Schedule

 

                                                             2019 Festival Schedule

November

Monday, November 4 – Gopastami, Śrila Śrinivasa Acarya Disappearance, Śrila Gadadhara Disappearance

Thursday, November 7 – Śrila Gaura Kiśora Dasa Babaji Disappearance; Bhiśma Panċaka; Utthana Ekadasi (break fast next day 8:35 AM - 9:47 AM)

Tuesday, November 12 – Damodara Kartik Masa ends; Tulasi-Śaligrama Vivaha (marriage)

Friday, November 22 – Utpanna Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:44 AM - 9:55 AM)

Wednesday, November 27 – Thanksgiving Wednesday Feast

December

Saturday, December 7 – Gita Jayanti (Advent of Bhagavad Gita); Mokśada Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:00 AM - 10:04 AM)

Sunday, December 15 – Śrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Disappearance (Fast until 12PM noon)

Friday, December 20 – Appearance of HH Niranjana Swami Maharaja

Sunday, December 22 – Saphala Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:11 AM - 10:12 AM)

 

                                                     2020 Festival Schedule 

January

Monday, January 6 – Putrada Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:13 AM – 10:18 AM)

Monday, January 20 – Sat-tila Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:07 AM - 10:19 AM)

Wednesday, January 29 – Vasant Panćami

Friday, January 31 – Śri Advaita Aćarya Appearance Day

February

Wednesday, February 5 – Bhaimi Ekadasi complete fast until noon; Ekadasi fasting rules rest of day (break fast with grains next day 6:52 AM - 9:55 AM)

Thursday, February 6 - Varaha Dvadasi (Appearance of Varahadev)

Friday, February 7 – Nityananda Trayodasi (Fast until 12PM noon) (Temple Celebration – TBD)

Saturday, February 8 – Śrila Narottama Dasa Thakura Appearance

Thursday, February 13 – Śrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Appearance (Fast until 12PM noon)

Tuesday, February 18 – Vijay Ekadasi (break fast next day after 10:48 AM)

Saturday, February 22 – Ŝiva Ratri

March

Thursday, March 5 – Amalaki vrata Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:44 AM – 10:00 AM)

Monday, March 9 – Gaura Purnima (Fast until moon rise)

Monday, March 16 – Ŝri Ŝrivasa Pandit Appearance

Thursday, March 19 – Papamocani Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:46 AM - 10:50 AM) 

April

Thursday, April 2 – Rama Navami (Fast until sunset) (Wednesday Feast cancelled)

Saturday, April 4 – Kamada Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:19 AM - 9:56 AM)

Saturday, April 18 – Varuthini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:56 AM - 10:27 AM)

Sunday, April 19 – ISKCON Boston Sri Krsna Puspa Abhiseka celebration

Wednesday, April 22 – Ŝri Gadadhara Pandit Appearance

Saturday, April 25 - Akśaya Trtiya 

May

Friday, May 1 – Śrimati Sita Devi Appearance

Sunday, May 3 – Mohini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:34 AM - 10:19 AM) 

Wednesday, May 6 - Nrśrimha Ċaturdasi (Fast until dusk)

Thursday, May 7 – Śrila Śrinivas Acarya Appearance

Monday, May 18 – Apara Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:18 AM - 8:03 AM)

June

Tuesday, June 2 – Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi - complete fast (no food, no water) (break fast next day 5:08 AM - 10:11 AM)

Tuesday, June 16 – Yogini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:06 AM - 10:12 AM)

Saturday, June 20 – Śrila Bhaktivinod Thakura Disappearance (fast until 12PM noon)

July

Wednesday, July 1 – Sayana Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:12 AM – 5:49 AM)

Tuesday, July 14 – ISKCON Incorporated New York City

Thursday, July 16 – Kamika Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:22 AM - 10:21 AM)

Monday, July 20 – Śri Śri Radha Gopivallabha 49th Installation Anniversary (Temple Celebration – Sunday, July 19)

Thursday, July 30 – Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins

Thursday, July 30 – Pavitropana Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:36 AM - 10:25 AM)

August

Monday, August 3 – Balarama Purnima (Temple Celebration – Sunday, Aug. 2); Jhulana Yatra ends (Fast until 12PM noon)

Tuesday, August 4 – Śrila Prabhupada's departure for the USA

Tuesday, August 11 – Śri Krŝna Janmastami (Fast until 12AM midnight)

Wednesday, August 12 – Śrila Prabhupada’s Vyasa Puja (Fast until 12PM noon) (Wednesday Feast cancelled)

Saturday, August 15 – Annada Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:53 AM - 10:29 AM)

Tuesday, August 25 – Radhastami (Fast until 12PM noon) (Wednesday Feast cancelled)

Friday, August 28 – Parśva Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:06 AM - 10:31 AM)

Saturday, August 29 - Śri Vamana Dvadasi (Appearance of Lord Vamanadeva)

Sunday, August 30 – Śrila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Appearance (Fast until 12PM noon)

September

Tuesday, September 1 – Śrila Prabhupada acceptance of sannyasa

Wednesday, September 9 – Śrila Prabhupada's arrival in the USA

Sunday, September 13 – Indira Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:23 AM - 10:34 AM)

Sunday, September 27 – Padmini Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:38 AM - 10:35 AM)

October

Tuesday, October 13 – Parama Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:56 AM - 10:38 AM)

Sunday, October 25 – Ramaċandra Vijayotsava 

Monday, October 26 – Paśankuśa Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:50 AM - 10:42 AM)

November

Sunday, November 1 – Damodara Kartik Masa begins

Thursday, November 5 – Disappearance of Śrila Narottama Dasa Thakura

Sunday, November 8 – Bahulastami (Appearance of Radha Kunda)

Wednesday, November 11 – Rama Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:31 AM - 9:49 AM)

Sunday, November 15 – Dipavali

Sunday, November 22 – Govardhan Puja

Wednesday, November 18 – Disappearance of Śrila Prabhupada (Fast until 12PM noon)

Sunday, November 22 – Gopastami, Śrila Śrinivasa Acarya Disappearance, Śrila Gadadhara Disappearance

Wednesday, November 25 – Śrila Gaura Kiśora Dasa Babaji Disappearance; Bhiśma Panċaka; Utthana Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:48 AM - 9:57 AM)

Wednesday, November 25 – Thanksgiving Wednesday Feast

Sunday, November 29 – Damodara Kartik Masa ends; Tulasi-Śaligrama Vivaha (marriage)

December

Thursday, December 10 – Utpanna Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:03 AM - 10:06 AM)

Friday, December 25 – Gita Jayanti (Advent of Bhagavad Gita); Mokśada Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:12 AM - 10:14 AM)