Festival Schedule

2021 Festival Schedule

December

Tuesday, December 14 – Gita Jayanti (Advent of Bhagavad Gita); Mokśada Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:06 AM - 10:08 AM)

Wednesday, December 22 – Śrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Disappearance (Fast till noon)

Thursday, December 30 – Saphala Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:13 AM - 10:16 AM)

 

2022 Festival Schedule

January

Thursday, January 13 – Putrada Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:11 AM – 10:19 AM)

Monday, January 17 – Sri Krsna Pusya Abhiseka

Friday, January 28 – Sat-tila Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:00 AM – 10:10 AM)

 

February

Saturday, February 5 – Vasant Panćami

Monday, February 7 – Śri Advaita Aćarya Appearance Day (Fast till noon)

Saturday, February 12 – Bhaimi Ekadasi complete fast till noon; Ekadasi fasting rules rest of day                                     
                                      (break fast with grains next day 6:43 AM - 8:14 AM)
Saturday, February 12 -  Varaha Dvadasi (Appearance of Varahadev)

Monday, February 14 – Nityananda Trayodasi (Fast till noon)

Wednesday, February 16 – Śrila Narottama Dasa Thakura Appearance

Monday, February 21 – Śrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Appearance (Fast till noon)

Saturday, February 26 – Fasting for Vijaya Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:22 AM – 10:05 AM)

 

March

Tuesday, March 1 – Ŝiva Ratri

Sunday, March 13 – Amalaki vrata Ekadasi (break fast next day 8:54 AM – 10:55 AM)

Thursday, March 17 – Gaura Purnima (Fast till moon rise)

Friday, March 25 – Ŝri Ŝrivasa Pandit Appearance

Monday, March 28 – Papamocani Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:31 AM - 10:43 AM)

 

April

Sunday, April 10 – Rama Navami (Fast till sunset)

Tuesday, April 12 – Kamada Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:06 AM - 10:32 AM)

Tuesday, April 26 – Varuthini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:44 AM - 10:23 AM)

Saturday, April 30 – Ŝri Gadadhara Pandit Appearance

 

May

Tuesday, May 3 - Akśaya Trtiya

Tuesday, May 10 – Śrimati Sita Devi Appearance

Thursday, May 12 – Mohini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:24 AM - 7:59 AM) 

Sunday, May 15 - Nrśrimha Ċaturdasi (Fast until dusk)

Sunday, May 15 - Śrila Śrinivas Acarya Appearance

Wednesday, May 25 – Apara Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:39 AM – 10:12 AM)

June
Friday, June 10 – Pandava Nirjala Ekadasi - complete fast (no food, no water) (break fast next day 5:07 AM - 10:11 AM)

Friday, June 24 – Yogini Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:08 AM - 10:14 AM)

Tuesday, June 28 – Śrila Bhaktivinod Thakura Disappearance (fast until noon)

 

July

Sunday, July 10 – Sayana Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:17 AM – 10:18 AM)

Thursday, July 21 – ISKCON Incorporated New York City

Sunday, July 24 – Kamika Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:29 AM - 6:47 AM)

Thursday, July 28 – Śri Śri Radha Gopivallabha 51st Installation Anniversary

August
Monday, August 8 – Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra begins

Monday, August 8 – Pavitropana Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:45 AM - 8:17 AM)

Thursday, August 11 – Balarama PurnimaJhulana Yatra ends (Fast until noon)

Friday, August 12 – Śrila Prabhupada's departure for the USA

Friday, August 19 – Śri Krŝna Janmastami (Fast until midnight)

Saturday, August 20 – Śrila Prabhupada’s Vyasa Puja (Fast until noon)

Monday, August 22 – Annada Ekadasi (break fast next day 5:59 AM - 10:30 AM)

 

September

Saturday, September 3 – Radhastami (Fast until noon)

Tuesday, September 6 – Parśva Ekadasi: complete fast till noon; Ekadasi fasting rules rest of day (break fast next day 6:15 AM - 10:33 AM)

Wednesday, September 7 - Śri Vamana Dvadasi (Appearance of Lord Vamanadeva)

Thursday, September 8 – Śrila Bhaktivinoda Thakura Appearance (Fast until noon)

Saturday, September 10 – Śrila Prabhupada acceptance of sannyasa

Friday, September 16 – Śrila Prabhupada's arrival in the USA

Wednesday, September 21 – Indira Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:31 AM - 10:34 AM)

 

October

Tuesday, October 4 – Ramaċandra Vijayotsava

Wednesday, October 5 – Pasankusa Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:46 AM - 10:36 AM)

Monday, October 10 – Damodara Kartik Masa begins

Friday, October 14 – Disappearance of Śrila Narottama Dasa Thakura

Monday, October 17 – Bahulastami (Appearance of Radha Kunda)

Friday, October 21 – Rama Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:05 AM - 8:34 AM)

Tuesday, October 25 – Dipavali

Tuesday, October 25– Govardhan Puja 

Friday, October 28 – Disappearance of Śrila Prabhupada (Fast until noon)

 

November

Tuesday, November 1 – Gopastami, Śrila Śrinivasa Acarya Disappearance, Śrila Gadadhara Disappearance

Friday, November 4 – Śrila Gaura Kiśora Dasa Babaji Disappearance; Bhiśma Panċaka; Utthana Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:22 AM - 7:39 AM)

Monday, November 7 – Damodara Kartik Masa ends; Tulasi-Śaligrama Vivaha (marriage)

Saturday, November 19 – Utpanna Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:41 AM - 09:53 AM)

Wednesday, November 23 – Thanksgiving Wednesday Feast

 

December

Saturday, December 3 – Gita Jayanti (Advent of Bhagavad Gita); Mokśada Ekadasi (break fast next day 6:56 AM - 10:01 AM)

Sunday, December 11 – Śrila Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura Disappearance (Fast till noon)

Monday, December 19 – Saphala Ekadasi (break fast next day 7:09 AM - 10:11­­ AM)