Dear Devotees and Friends,
We are pleased to invite you to the MULTICULTURAL Youth Talent Quest 2017. Once again our ISKCON Devi Group’s youth girls will beparticipating in this free, family event. The event showcases talented West Australian youth and children performing dance, music and songs from different parts of the world.
Last year, by Lord Krishna’s grace the Devis were placed 3rd in the quest. This year, the Devis are presenting a dance entitled ‘OM NAMO NARAYANAYA’ and would once again appreciate your support. So please come along with your family and friends and cheer the Devis on Sunday, 21st May 2017 (1pm-5pm) at Perth Modern School – Beazley Auditorium.
For more details of the event please see the attached poster. Any queries please contact Syamanandini dasi on 0401 766 670
We look forward to seeing you at the event.
Dear Devotees and Friends
We would like to invite you all to attend the celebration of Narasimha Caturdasi Festival on Tuesday 9 May 2017.
5.00 pm Kirtan
5.30 pm Abhishek (Pujari’s only)
6.00 pm Class on the Transcendental Appearance of Lord Narasimha by HG Bhurijana Prabhu
7.00 pm Arati
7.15 pm Honouring Prasadam
8.00 pm Clean-up
Many Sponsorship Opportunities towards this festival are available, please contact:
SitaRamaLakshmana Das – ( 0422 045 525)
There are service opportunities open for your kind attention.
Please contact one of these devotees for Seva opportunities.
Hema Krishna das – (0411 018 849)
Syama Sarana das – (0439 969 002)
Kirtanananda Caitanya das – ( 0430 488 445)
“Please park in designated temple parking spaces only and DO NOT park for any reason in neighboring driveways.”
Dear devotees and friends
You are cordially invited to attend Sri Gaura Purnima Festival at Sri Sri Gaura Nitai Temple, Kalamanda, Perth on Sunday 12 March 2017.
Gaura Purnima is the appearance day of Lord Caitanya. Lord Caitanya is the Supreme Personality, Krishna, appearing as His own worshiper. He is the combined form of Krishna and Krishna’s most dear devotee, Srimati Radharani. He came to experience the love she feels for Him, and to show by example how to fully surrender to Krishna.
4.30 AM – Mangala Arati
4.50 AM – Tulasi puja
5.00 AM – Japa
7.00 AM – Darshana Arati
7.30 AM – Class about the Appearance of Lord Sri Caitanya Mahaprabhu
3.00 PM – Kirtan
3.30 PM – Abhishek by all present ( the bathing ceremony of their Lordships)
4.30 PM – Class by HG Jagatarini Mataji on the Pastimes of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu.
5.30 PM – Dance and Drama by Youth Group and Sunday School Children.
6.00 PM – Special Gaura Arati
6.30 PM – Prasadam Feast
7.30 PM – Clean-up
Please bring a birthday card and gift for Lord Gauranga on this day. You can also get blessings by sponsoring one or more items listed below for the pleasure of Sri Guara Chandra. For more information regarding sponsorship and service opportunities please contact:
Aksara Narasimha das (0416 819 052) (Co-ordinator).
Sitarama Lakshman das (0422 045 525)
Syama Sarana das (0439 969 002)
Flowers – $ 501.00
Abhishek – $ 201.00
Raj Bhoga Offering – $ 151.00
Feast – $ 1001.00
Gaura Arati – $ 251.00
Hall Decorations – $ 351.00
Whole festival – $ 3001.00
Please come and join us to celebrate Lord Caitanya’s 531 appearance day.
HH Bhanu Swami Maharaj will be visiting Perth on Saturday 25 Feb till Tuesday 28 Feb.
HH Bhanu Maharaj is a very senior disciple of HDG Srila Prabhupada. He is well versed with the conclusion of the sastras and translated many of the commentaries of many acharys (Spiritual teachers) into English. HH Bhanu Maharaj is very expert in presenting the philosophy with the power point presentations.
Maharaj will be giving the following classes at the temple
- Seminar – “Madhurya Kadambini”
- Saturday 25 – 7.30pm / Sunday 26 – 5:30pm
- Monday 27 – 7.30pm / Tuesday 28 – 7.30pm
- Srimad Bhagavatam Class
- Sunday 26/Monday 27/Tuesday 28 – 7.30 am
For more information please contact Sita Rama Lakshmana dasa(0422 045 525)