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.