Gaura Purnima is a Gaudiya Vaishnava festival that celebrates the appearance of Lord Caitanya Mahaprabhu in Navadvipa, India. Gaura Purnima means “Golden Full Moon”. The name signifies that Lord Caitanya took birth at the time of full moon and He blesses everyone with the moonlike rays of His teachings. Lord Caitanya is non-different than Sri Krishna, appearing as His own devotee.
Upcoming Events, Announcements
HG Madhavanad Prabhu, director of Gopal Jiu publication will be visiting Boston in the month of March. During his visit he will conduct several seminars on various topics.
Tentative schedule of seminars:
Wed Mar 15: 6:30 - 9 pm: Naam Yajna
Sat Mar 18: 10-1 pm: The Art and Heart of Vaishnava Sanga Part 1
Sat Mar 18: 3-6 pm: The Art and Heart of Vaishnava Sanga Part 2
Sun Mar 19: 10-1 pm The Art and Heart of Vaishnava Sanga Part 3
Sun Mar 19: 5-6 pm: The Yoga of Lamentation Part 1
Sun Mar 19: 6:30-7:30 pm: The Yoga of Lamentation Part 2 (contd)