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VISHUDDHA SARASVATA

Sri Caitanya Panjika-Vaisnava Calendar 2004-2005

Sri Gaurabda 518


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18 July 2004, Sunday

Purusottama-adhika Masa*, Gaurabda 518
All countries -except Los Angeles and Hilo

*The most auspicious of months
(Note: During this month we observe Chaturmasya, excluding the restricted foods during the first 3
months: yoghurt, milk & leafy vegetable, ie. we take no eggplants, tomatoes, loki, parmal, urad dhal, honey, sesame seeds or mustard oil. No shaving for brahmacaris and sannyassis.)

Notes:
Sridhara Masa continues after Purusottama-adhika Masa

27 July 2004, Tuesday
Suddha Padmini Ekadasi (Fasting)
Only for Los Angeles and Hilo

28 July 2004, Wednesday
Suddha Padmini Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Hilo: Break fast 05: 55 - 10: 16
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 02 - 09: 40

29 July 2004, Thursday
Dvadasi
Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 04: 56 - 05: 35
Australia: Break fast 06: 31 - 10: 06
Birmingham: Break fast 04: 20 - 04: 35
Fiji: Break fast 06: 35 - 10: 20
India: Break fast 05: 41 - 10: 05
Indonesia: Break fast 06: 05 - 10: 01
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 12 - 11: 17
Moscow: Break fast 04: 30 - 07: 35
New York: Break fast 04: 50 - 09: 38
New Zealand: Break fast 07: 46 - 10: 59
Singapore: Break fast 07: 06 - 11: 09
Urals: Break fast 04: 06 - 08: 19
Uzbekistan: Break fast 06: 16 - 10: 35

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11 August 2004, Wednesday
Suddha Parama Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Indonesia Los Angeles, Malaysia, New York, Singapore

12 August 2004, Thursday
Fasting for Parama Ekadasi
Australia, Fiji, India, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Notes:
For New Zealand, Australia and Fiji the day is: Vyanjuli Mahadvadasi For Uzbekistan and the Urals the day is: Paksa Vardhini Mahadvadasi

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 05: 19 - 10: 16
Birmingham: Break fast 04: 42 - 09: 38
Hilo: Break fast 06: 00 - 10: 17
Indonesia: Break fast 07: 48 - 09: 59
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 13 - 09: 43
Malaysia: Break fast 08: 48 - 11: 16
Moscow: Break fast 04: 56 - 10: 02
New York: Break fast 05: 03 - 09: 42
Singapore: Break fast 08: 48 - 11: 08

13 August 2004, Friday
Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 06: 20 - 06: 31
Fiji: Break fast 06: 35 - 10: 20
India Break fast 05: 49 - 10: 13
New Zealand: Break fast 07: 27 - 08: 31
Urals: Break fast 04: 32 - 09: 34
Uzbekistan: Break fast 06: 31 - 11: 10

16 August 2004, Monday (Amavasya)
All countries -----------------Simha Sankranti (Sun enters Leo) -----------------

End Purusottama-adhika Masa
Sridhara Masa continued, Gaurabda 518

17 August 2004, Tuesday
Only for Fiji: -----------------Simha Sankranti (Sun enters Leo) -----------------

19 August 2004, Thursday
Sri Raghunandana Thakura - Disappearance
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji - Disappearance
Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

20 August 2004, Friday
Sri Raghunandana Thakura - Disappearance
Sri Vamsidasa Babaji - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

25 August 2004, Wednesday
Only for Hilo:
Beginning of Sri Sri Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra

26 August 2004, Thursday
Suddha Pavitropana Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Note:
For Los Angeles the day is: Trisprsa Mahadvadasi

Beginning of Sri Sri Radha Govinda Jhulana Yatra
All countries - except Hilo

Only for Hilo:
Srila Rupa Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Gauridasa Pandita - Disappearance

27 August 2004, Friday
Srila Rupa Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Gauridasa Pandita - Disappearance
All countries - except Hilo
Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 05: 43 - 10: 22
Australia: Break fast 06: 06 - 09: 54
Birmingham: Break fast 05: 06 - 09: 43
Fiji: Break fast 06: 54 - 10: 11
Hilo: Break fast 06: 04 - 10: 16
India: Break fast 05: 56 - 10: 13
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 56 - 09: 55
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 24 - 09: 44
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 09 - 11: 13
Moscow: Break fast 05: 25 - 10: 09
New York: Break fast 05: 18 - 05: 41
New Zealand: Break fast 07: 05 - 10: 43
Singapore: Break fast 07: 02 - 11: 05
Urals: Break fast 04: 58 - 09: 41
Uzbekistan: Break fast 06: 45 - 11: 12

29 August 2004, Sunday
Baladeva Purnima
Lord Balarama - Appearance (Fasting till noon)
Jhulana Yatra ends
Second month of Caturmasya begins
(Fast from yogurt for one month)
Only for: Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York

30 August 2004, Monday (Baladeva Purnima)
Lord Balarama - Appearance (Fasting till noon)
Jhulana Yatra ends
Second month of Caturmasya begins
(Fast from yogurt for one month)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

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Hrsikesa Masa, Gaurabda 518
06 September 2004, Monday
Sri Krsna Janmastami: Appearance of Sri Krsna
(Fasting till midnight - then no grains)
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York

07 September 2004, Tuesday
Sri Krsna Janmastami: Appearance of Sri Krsna
(Fasting till midnight - then no grains)
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Only for: Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York
Sri Nandotsava

Appearance of Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja

Sri Janmasthami Parana: after sunrise and before 08: 30am

08 September 2004, Wednesday
Sri Nandotsava
Appearance of Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Sri Janmasthami Parana: after sunrise and before 08: 30am

09 September 2004, Thursday
Suddha Annada Ekadasi
Los Angeles, Hilo

10 September 2004, Friday
Suddha Annada Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Los Angeles: Break fast 09: 42 - 09: 44
Hilo: Break fast 07: 42 - 10: 14

11 September 2004, Saturday
Dvadasi

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 08 - 10: 27
Australia: Break fast 05: 49 - 09: 45
Birmingham: Break fast 05: 30 - 09: 48
Fiji: Break fast 06: 06 - 10: 04
India Break fast 06: 03 - 10: 12
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 48 - 09: 49
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 06 - 11: 09
Moscow: Break fast 05: 54 - 10: 15
New York: Break fast 05: 33 - 07: 52
New Zealand: Break fast 06: 39 - 10: 31
Singapore: Break fast 06: 58 - 11: 00
Urals: Break fast 05: 26 - 09: 47
Uzbekistan: Break fast 07: 00 - 11: 14

16 September 2004, Thursday
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan
-----------------Kanya Sankranti (Sun enters Virgo) -----------------

17 September 2004, Friday
Australia, Fiji, Indonesia, New Zealand -----------------Kanya Sankranti (Sun enters Virgo) -----------------

18 September 2004, Saturday
Srimati Sita Thakurani (Sri Advaita's consort) - Appearance
Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

19 September 2004, Sunday
Srimati Sita Thakurani (Sri Advaita's consort) - Appearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Sri Lalita-saptami (Observed)- Appearance of Sri Lalita-devi
Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

20 September 2004, Monday
Sri Lalita-saptami (Observed): Appearance of Sri Lalita-devi
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

21 September 2004, Tuesday
Sri Lalita-saptami: Appearance of Sri Lalita-devi
India

Sri Radhastami: Appearance of Srimati Radharani at noon
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow (Russia), New York
(No Fasting)

22 September 2004, Wednesday
Sri Radhastami: Appearance of Srimati Radharani at noon
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan
(No Fasting)

24 September 2004, Friday
Suddha Parshvaika Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), and Moscow (Russia), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Los Angeles, New York, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

25 September 2004, Saturday
Suddha Parshvaika Ekadasi (Fasting)
Australia, Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore

Note: For Australia, Fiji and New Zealand Trisprsa Mahadvadasi (Fasting for Parshvaika Ekadasi)
Sri Vamana Dvadasi: Appearance of Lord Vamanadeva
All countries

Srila Jiva Gosvami - Appearance
All countries

Only for Hilo
Sri Srila Saccidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakura - Appearance

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 16 - 10: 16
Birmingham: Break fast 05: 52 - 09: 52
Hilo: Break fast 06: 10 - 07: 51
India: Break fast 06: 57 - 10: 10
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 44 - 09: 44
Moscow: Break fast 06: 21 - 10: 21
New York: Break fast 05: 47 - 09: 47
Urals: Break fast 05: 52 - 09: 52
Uzbekistan: Break fast 07: 27 - 11: 15

26 September 2004, Sunday
Sri Srila Saccidananda Bhaktivinoda Thakura - Appearance
All countries - except Hilo

Only Hilo:
Ananta Caturdasi Vrata &

Srila Haridasa Thakura - Disappearance

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 05: 32 - 09: 36
Fiji: Break fast 05: 53 - 09: 56
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 41 - 09: 43
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 02 - 11: 04
New Zealand: Break fast 06: 12 - 10: 18
Singapore: Break fast 06: 53 - 10: 55

27 September 2004, Monday
Ananta Caturdasi Vrata
Srila Haridasa Thakura - Disappearance
All countries - except Hilo

Only for: Los Angeles and Hilo:
Sri Visvarupa Mahotsava
Acceptance of sannyasa by Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami
Maharaja

28 September 2004, Tuesday (Purnima)
Sri Visvarupa Mahotsava
Acceptance of sannyasa by Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktiprajnana Kesava Maharaja

Acceptance of sannyasa by Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja
Third month of Caturmasya begins
(Fast from milk for one month)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

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Padmanabha Masa, Gaurabda 518
05 October 2004, Tuesday
Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja's arrival in USA
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

06 October 2004, Wednesday
Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja's arrival in USA
Only Fiji and New Zealand

09 October 2004, Saturday
Suddha Indira Ekadasi (Fasting)
Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York
10 October 2004, Sunday
Suddha Indira Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Birmingham: Break fast 06: 17 - 09: 57
Hilo: Break fast 06: 14 - 10: 09
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 55 - 09: 45
New York: Break fast 06: 02 - 09: 49

11 October 2004, Monday
Dvadasi

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 30 - 07: 03
Australia: Break fast 05: 14 - 09: 27
Fiji: Break fast 05: 41 - 09: 49
India: Break fast 06: 17 - 10: 10
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 34 - 09: 38
Malaysia: Break fast 06: 58 - 11: 00
Moscow: Break fast 06: 52 - 08: 03
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 45 - 10: 06
Singapore: Break fast 06: 49 - 10: 51
Urals: Break fast 06: 22 - 08: 47
Uzbekistan: Break fast 07: 31 - 11: 03

17 October 2004, Sunday
Appearance of Sri Srimad Bhakti Pramoda Puri Gosvami Maharaja
All countries

All countries -----------------Tula Sankranti (Sun enters Libra) -----------------

22 October 2004, Friday
Vijayotsava of Sri Ramacandra
Sri Madhvacarya - Appearance
Birmingham, New York, Los Angeles, Hilo

23 October 2004, Saturday
Vijayotsava of Sri Ramacandra
Sri Madhvacarya - Appearance

Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan
Only for New York, Los Angeles and Hilo
Suddha Papankusa Ekadasi (Fasting)

24 October 2004, Sunday
Suddha Papankusa Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Only for Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York
Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami - Disappearance
Srila Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami - Disappearance
Srila Krsnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami - Disappearance

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Hilo: Break fast 06: 18 - 10: 09
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 06 - 09: 47
New York: Break fast 06: 17 - 09: 52

25 October 2004, Monday
Dvadasi
Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami - Disappearance
Srila Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami - Disappearance
Srila Krsnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 44 - 10: 21
Australia: Break fast 05: 00 - 09: 21
Birmingham: Break fast 06: 42 - 10: 04
Fiji: Break fast 05: 31 - 09: 44
India: Break fast 06: 26 - 08: 52
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 29 - 09: 34
Malaysia: Break fast 06: 57 - 10: 57
Moscow: Break fast 07: 21 - 10: 36
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 22 - 09: 57
Singapore: Break fast 06: 47 - 10: 48
Urals: Break fast 06: 49 - 07: 06
Uzbekistan: Break fast 07: 47 - 09: 22

27 October 2004, Wednesday
Sri Krsna Saradiya Rasayatra

Sri Murari Gupta - Disappearance
Disappearance of Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja
Laksmi Puja
Fourth month of Caturmasya begins - Beginning of Urja-vrata
(Fasting from urad dahl, sesame seeds, mustard seeds and mustard oil for one month)

Damodara-vrata, Karttika-vrata or Niyamaseva-vrata if begun from the Purnima day

Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York, Urals (Russia)

28 October 2004, Thursday (Purnima)
Sri Krsna Saradiya Rasayatra
Sri Murari Gupta - Disappearance
Disappearance of Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja
Laksmi Puja
Fourth month of Caturmasya begins - Beginning of Urja-vrata
(Fasting from urad dahl, sesame seeds, mustard seeds and mustard oil for one month)

Damodara-vrata, Karttika-vrata or Niyamaseva-vrata if begun from the Purnima day

Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Indonesia, Uzbekistan

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Damodara Masa, Gaurabda 518
01 November 2004, Monday
Srila Narottama dasa Thakura - Disappearance
Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

02 November 2004, Tuesday
Srila Narottama dasa Thakura - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan
05 November 2004, Friday
Appearance of Radha-kunda
Snana Dana
Bahulastami
All countries

06 November 2004, Saturday
Virabhadra - Appearance
Appearance day of Sri Srimad Bhakti Raksaka Sridhara Gosvami Maharaja
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

07 November 2004, Sunday
Viracandra Prabhu - Appearance
Appearance day of Sri Srimad Bhakti Raksaka Sridhara Gosvami Maharaja
New Zealand, Australia, Fiji

08 November 2004, Monday
Suddha Rama Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

09 November 2004, Tuesday
Subha Vijaya festival of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu at Panihati
All countries

Suddha Rama Ekadasi (Fasting)
Australia, Fiji, Indonesia, New Zealand, Singapore

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 59 - 10: 26
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 09 - 10: 13
Hilo: Break fast 06: 26 - 10: 11
India: Break fast 08: 39 - 10: 14
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 20 - 09: 51
Malaysia: Break fast 06: 58 - 10: 57
Moscow: Break fast 07: 52 - 10: 46
New York: Break fast 06: 36 - 09: 58
Urals: Break fast 07: 19 - 10: 16
Uzbekistan: Break fast 09: 09 - 11: 27

10 November 2004, Wednesday
Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 04: 48 - 06: 34
Fiji: Break fast 05: 24 - 08: 34
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 26 - 09: 33
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 00 - 08: 34
Singapore: Break fast 06: 47 - 10: 48

11 November 2004, Thursday
Dipadana, Dipavali
Offering and placing lamps (or candles) on Visnu mandiras
Only for Hilo

12 November 2004, Friday (Amavasya)
Dipadana, Dipavali
Offering and placing lamps (or candles) on Visnu mandiras
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Only for Hilo and Los Angeles:
Sri Rasikananda - Appearance

Only for Hilo:
Sri Govardhana-puja (worship of Govardhana Hill), Go-puja (cow worship), Go-krda (the pleasure of the cows)

Bali Daityaraja Puja
Disappearance of Srila Vrndavana dasa Thakura

13 November 2004, Saturday
Sri Govardhana-puja (worship of Govardhana Hill), Go-puja (cow worship), Go-krda
(the pleasure of the cows)

Bali Daityaraja Puja
Disappearance of Srila Vrndavana dasa Thakura
All countries - except Hilo

Sri Rasikananda - Appearance
All countries - except Hilo and Los Angeles

Only for Hilo, Los Angeles and New York:
Sri Vasudeva Ghosh - Disappearance

14 November 2004, Sunday
Sri Vasudeva Ghosh - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Bhratri-dvitiya krityama (festival where brothers and sisters honour each other)
All countries

Srila BV Trivikrama Maharaja - Disappearance
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York, Urals, Uzbekistan

15 November 2004, Monday
Disappearance day of Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York, Urals, Uzbekistan

Srila BV Trivikrama Maharaja - Disappearance
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore

16 November 2004, Tuesday
Disappearance day of Tridandisvami Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Swami Maharaja
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore

Appearance day of Srila Bhaktisrirupa Siddhanti Maharaja
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York, Urals, Uzbekistan

All countries -----------------Vrscika Sankranti (Sun enters Scorpio) -----------------

17 November 2004, Tuesday
Appearance day of Srila Bhaktisrirupa Siddhanti Maharaja
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore

19 November 2004, Friday
Sri Gopastami, Sri Gosthastami and Go-grasa Dana
Sri Gadadhara dasa Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Dhananjaya Pandita - Disappearance
Sri Srinivasa Acarya - Disappearance
All countries - except New Zealand

20 November 2004, Saturday
Only for New Zealand:
Sri Gopastami, Sri Gosthastami, Go-puja and Go-grasa Dana
Sri Gadadhara dasa Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Dhananjaya Pandita - Disappearance
Sri Srinivasa Acarya - Disappearance


21 November 2004, Sunday
Disappearance day of Maha-bhagavata Srila Gaura-kisora dasa Babaji Maharaja
Bhisma Pancaka
Only for Hilo

22 November 2004, Monday
Suddha Utthana Ekadasi (Fasting)
All countries

Disappearance of Maha-bhagavata Srila Gaura-kisora dasa Babaji Maharaja
Sri Bhisma-Pancaka
All countries - except Hilo

23 November 2004, Tuesday
Dvadasi

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 14 - 10: 33
Australia: Break fast 04: 43 - 09: 16
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 32 - 10: 22
Fiji: Break fast 05: 21 - 09: 42
Hilo: Break fast 06: 34 - 10: 16
India: Break fast 06: 46 - 10: 19
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 27 - 09: 35
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 34 - 08: 10
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 01 - 11: 00
Moscow: Break fast 08: 21 - 10: 57
New York: Break fast 06: 52 - 10: 06
New Zealand: Break fast 09: 44 - 09: 47
Singapore: Break fast 06: 50 - 10: 51
Urals: Break fast 07: 46 - 10: 27
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 22 - 11: 34

25 November 2004, Thursday
Sri Bhugarbha Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Kasisvara Pandita - Disappearance
Sri Srimad Bhakti Pramoda Puri Gosvami Maharaja - Disappearance
All counties - except New Zealand (see tomorrow)

26 November 2004, Friday (Purnima)
Sri Krsna Rasayatra
Tulasi-Saligrama Vivaha (marriage)
Srila Sundarananda Thakura - Disappearance

All countries - except Fiji and New Zealand (see tomorrow)

Only for New Zealand:
Sri Bhugarbha Gosvami - Disappearance

Sri Kasisvara Pandita - Disappearance
Sri Srimad Bhakti Pramoda Puri Gosvami Maharaja - Disappearance

Note:
Caturmasya ends and niyamaseva-vratas are complete when begun from the Purnima day

Kesava Masa, Gaurabda 518
27 November 2004, Saturday
Katyayani-vrata begins
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Only for New Zealand and Fiji:
Sri Krsna Rasayatra
Tulasi-Saligrama Vivaha (marriage)
Srila Sundarananda Thakura - Disappearance

Note:
Caturmasya ends and niyamaseva-vratas are complete when begun from the Purnima day

28 November 2004, Sunday
Katyayani-vrata begins
Australia, Fiji, New Zealand

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07 December 2004, Tuesday
Sri Narahari Sarkara Thakura - Disappearance
Hilo, Los Angeles

Only for Hilo:
Suddha Utpanna Ekadasi

08 December 2004, Wednesday
Suddha Utpanna Ekadasi (Fasting)

All countries - except Hilo
Note: For New York the day is: Trisprsa Mahadvadasi

Sri Narahari Sarkara Thakura - Disappearance
All countries - except Hilo and Los Angeles

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Hilo: Break fast 08: 13 - 10: 23

09 December 2004, Thursday
Sri Kaliya Krsnadasa - Disappearance
All countries

Only for Hilo, Los Angeles and New York:
Sri Saranga Thakura - Disappearance

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 29 - 10: 42
Australia: Break fast 04: 42 - 09: 20
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 54 - 10: 33
Fiji: Break fast 06: 13 - 09: 47
India: Break fast 06: 58 - 10: 27
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 31 - 09: 41
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 47 - 10: 06
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 07 - 11: 06
Moscow: Break fast 08: 46 - 11: 10
New York: Break fast 07: 08 - 10: 15
New Zealand: Break fast 06: 13 - 09: 49
Singapore: Break fast 06: 56 - 10: 56
Urals: Break fast 08: 11 - 10: 39
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 39 - 11: 44

10 December 2004, Friday
Sri Saranga Thakura - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

15 December 2004, Wednesday
Only for New York -----------------Dhanus Sankranti (Sun enters Sagittarius) -----------------

16 December 2004, Thursday
For all countries except New York -----------------Dhanus Sankranti (Sun enters Sagittarius) -----------------

21 December 2004, Tuesday
Suddha Moksada Ekadasi (Fasting)
Hilo and New York

Advent of Srimad Bhagavad-gita
New York, Los Angeles, Hilo, Moscow

22 December 2004, Wednesday
Suddha Moksada Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Advent of Srimad Bhagavad-gita
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Indonesia, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Notes:
For Birmingham the day is: Vyanjuli Mahadvadasi (Fasting for Moksada Ekadasi)
For Los Angeles the day is: Paksa vardhini Mahadvadasi (Fasting for Moksada Ekadasi)

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Hilo: Break fast 06: 51 - 10: 30
New York: Break fast 08: 01 - 10: 22

23 December 2004, Thursday
Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 38 - 10: 23
Australia: Break fast 04: 47 - 09: 26
Birmingham: Break fast 08: 05 - 08: 23
Fiji: Break fast 05: 29 - 09: 53
India: Break fast 07: 07 - 10: 34
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 38 - 09: 47
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 56 - 10: 13
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 14 - 11: 13
Moscow: Break fast 08: 58 - 11: 18
New Zealand: Break fast 04: 46 - 09: 54
Singapore: Break fast 07: 02 - 11: 03
Urals: Break fast 08: 23 - 10: 47
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 48 - 11: 51

25 December 2004, Saturday
Katyayani-vrata ends
Only for Hilo and Los Angeles

26 December 2004, Sunday (Purnima)
Katyayani-vrata ends
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Narayana Masa, Gaurabda 518
30 December 2004, Thursday
Disappearance of Jagad-guru Sri Srimad Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura
All countries - except Australia, Fiji, New Zealand

31 December 2004, Friday
Only for Australia, Fiji, New Zealand:
Disappearance of Jagad-guru Sri Srimad Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura

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3 January 2005, Monday
Appearance of Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Vamana Gosvami Maharaja (President-Acarya of Sri Gaudiya Vedanta Samiti)
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, ,Moscow (Russia), New York

4 January 2005, Tuesday
Appearance of Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Vamana Gosvami Maharaja (President-Acarya
of Sri Gaudiya Vedanta Samiti)
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

6 January 2005, Thursday
Sri Devananda Pandita - Disappearance
Amsterdam, Urals, Uzbekistan

Suddha Saphala Ekadasi (Fasting)
Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

Sri Devananda Pandita - Disappearance
Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

7 January 2005, Friday
Trisprsa Mahadvadasi (Fasting for Saphala Ekadasi)
All countries - see note below

Note: The day is Suddha Saphala Ekadasi for the following locations: Amsterdam, Australia, Fiji,
Moscow, New Zealand, Urals, Uzbekistan

Sri Devananda Pandita - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan, Moscow (Russia)

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Birmingham: Break fast 08: 05 - 10: 46
New York: Break fast 07: 20 - 10: 28
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 59 -10: 19
Hilo: Break fast 06: 57 - 10: 37

8 January 2005, Saturday
Sri Mahesa Pandita - Disappearance
Sri Uddharana Datta Thakura - Disappearance
All countries - except Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 41 - 10: 55
Australia: Break fast 04: 58 - 09: 01
Fiji: Break fast 05: 38 - 10: 01
India: Break fast 07: 11 - 10: 41
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 46 - 06: 01
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 22 - 11: 20
Moscow: Break fast 08: 56 - 11: 23
New Zealand: Break fast 04: 59 - 10: 04
Singapore: Break fast 07: 02 - 11: 03
Urals: Break fast 08: 21 - 10: 51
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 50 - 11: 57

9 January 2005, Sunday
Only for Australia, Fiji and New Zealand
Sri Mahesa Pandita - Disappearance

Sri Uddharana Datta Thakura - Disappearance

10 January 2005, Monday (Amavasya)
Only for New York and Los Angeles:
Sri Locana dasa Thakura - Appearance

11 January 2005, Tuesday
Sri Locana dasa Thakura - Appearance
All countries - except New York and Los Angeles

12 January 2005, Wednesday
Festival in remembrance of Sriman Mahaprabhu's sannyasa-lila
Srila Jiva Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Jagadisa Pandita - Disappearance

13 January 2005, Thursday
Festival in remembrance of Sriman Mahaprabhu's sannyasa-lila
Srila Jiva Gosvami - Disappearance
Sri Jagadisa Pandita - Disappearance

14 January 2005, Friday
Ganga Sagara Snana (Observed)

All countries -----------------Makara Sankranti (Sun enters Capricorn and northern course) -----------------

20 January 2005, Thursday
Suddha Putrada Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow (Russia), New York, Urals (Russia)

21 January 2005, Friday
Fasting for Putrada Ekadasi
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Uzbekistan

Note: The day is Suddha Putrada Ekadasi for: Australia, Fiji, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore
Sri Jagadisa Pandita - Appearance
Amsterdam (EU), Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow (Russia), New York

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 09: 13 - 10: 57
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 54 - 10: 46
Hilo: Break fast 06: 58 - 10: 40
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 56 - 10: 22
Moscow: Break fast 10: 13 - 11: 21
New York: Break fast 07: 14 - 10: 30
Urals: Break fast 08: 08 - 10: 50

22 January 2005, Saturday
Sri Jagadisa Pandita - Appearance
Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 05: 09 - 09: 42
Fiji: Break fast 05: 47 - 10: 08
India: Break fast 07: 10 - 08: 34
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 52 - 10: 00
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 26 - 11: 04
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 16 - 10: 13
Singapore: Break fast 07: 15 - 11: 04
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 44 - 09: 04

24 January 2005, Monday
Only for New York and Los Angeles:
Pusyabhiseka Yatra of Sri Krsna

25 January 2005, Tuesday (Purnima)
Pusyabhiseka Yatra of Sri Krsna
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Madhava Masa, Gaurabda 518
27 January 2005, Thursday
Only for Hilo:
Sri Ramacandra Kaviraja - Disappearance
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami - Appearance

28 January 2005, Friday
Except Hilo:
Sri Ramacandra Kaviraja - Disappearance
Srila Gopala Bhatta Gosvami - Appearance

30 January 2005, Sunday
Sri Narahari Sevavigraha - Disappearance
All countries - except Australia, Fiji, New Zealand

31 January 2005, Monday
Only for Australia, Fiji, New Zealand
Sri Narahari Sevavigraha - Disappearance

Sri Jayadeva Gosvami - Disappearance
All countries - except Australia, Fiji, New Zealand

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1 February 2005, Tuesday
Sri Locana dasa Thakura - Disappearance

Only for Australia, Fiji, New Zealand:
Sri Jayadeva Gosvami - Disappearance

2 February 2005, Wednesday
Only for Fiji, New Zealand:
Sri Locana dasa Thakura - Disappearance

5 February 2005, Saturday
Suddha Sat-tila Ekadasi (Fasting)
All countries

Note: For New York the day is: Trisprsa Mahadvadasi

6 February 2005, Sunday
Dvadasi
Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Trivikrama Maharaja - Appearance
All countries

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 25 - 10: 55
Australia: Break fast 05: 22 - 09: 48
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 31 - 09: 22
Fiji: Break fast 05: 56 - 10: 12
Hilo: Break fast 06: 54 - 10: 41
India: Break fast 07: 03 - 10: 43
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 57 - 10: 04
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 46 - 10: 20
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 28 - 11: 27
Moscow: Break fast 08: 14 - 11: 14
New York: Break fast 07: 00 - 10: 27
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 50 - 10: 21
Singapore: Break fast 07: 17 - 11: 18
Urals: Break fast 07: 41 - 10: 43
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 31 - 11: 56

8 February 2005, Tuesday (Amavasya - Mathura)
Appearance of Pujyapada Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja
All countries - except Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

9 February 2005, Wednesday
Only Australia, Fiji and New Zealand:
Appearance of Pujyapada Sri Srimad Bhaktivedanta Narayana Gosvami Maharaja

12 February 2005, Saturday
Sri Krsna Vasanta Pancami
Sri Sarasvati Puja
Srimati Visnupriya-devi - Appearance
Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura - Disappearance
Sri Pundarika Vidyanidhi - Appearance
Sri Raghunandana Thakura - Appearance
Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami - Appearance
Only Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

Only for Urals: -----------------Kumbha Sankranti (Sun enters Aquarius) -----------------

13 February 2005, Sunday
Sri Krsna Vasanta Pancami
Sri Sarasvati Puja
Srimati Visnupriya-devi - Appearance
Srila Visvanatha Cakravarti Thakura - Disappearance
Sri Pundarika Vidyanidhi - Appearance
Sri Raghunandana Thakura - Appearance
Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami - Appearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

For all countries except the Urals: -----------------Kumbha Sankranti (Sun enters Aquarius) -----------------

14 February 2005, Monday
Appearance of Mahavisnu-avatara Sri Advaita Acarya
(Fasting till noon then no grains and beans)
New York, Los Angeles, Hilo

15 February 2005, Tuesday
Appearance of Mahavisnu-avatara Sri Advaita Acarya
(Fasting till noon then no grains and beans)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

16 February 2005, Wednesday
Only for Hilo:
Sri Madhvacarya - Disappearance

17 February 2005, Thursday
Sri Madhvacarya - Disappearance
All countries - except Hilo

Only for Hilo:
Sri Ramanujacarya - Disappearance

18 February 2005, Friday
Sri Ramanujacarya - Disappearance
All countries - except Hilo

19 February 2005, Saturday
Suddha Bhaimi Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Los Angeles, New York, Uzbekistan

20 February 2005, Sunday
Varaha Dvadasi: Appearance of Lord Varahadeva
All countries - except Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

Suddha Bhaimi Ekadasi & Mahadvadasi (Fasting - see notes below)
Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Urals (Russia) and Moscow (Russia)

Parana after worship of Sri Varahadeva - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 07: 09 - 10: 49
Birmingham: Break fast 07: 05 - 10: 31
Hilo: Break fast 06: 46 - 10: 38
India: Break fast 08: 20 - 10: 40
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 32 - 10: 15
New York: Break fast 06: 43 - 10: 21
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 50 - 11: 49

Notes: .
- For New Zealand and Fiji the day is: Suddha Bhaimi Ekadasi (Fasting) (Both locations worship Sri Varahadeva tomorrow (see below)

- For Australia the day is: Unmilani Mahadvadasi (Note, however, that fasting and worship
of Sri Varahadeva is performed tomorrow on Dvadasi)

- For Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia the day is: Jaya Mahadvadasi (Fasting and
worship of Sri Varahadeva)

- For Moscow and the Urals the day is: Paksa Vardhini Mahadvadasi (Fasting and worship
of Sri Varahadeva)

21 February 2005, Monday
Nityananda Trayodasi: Appearance of Sri Nityananda Prabhu
(Ekadasi fasting)

All countries - except Australia, Fiji and New Zealand (see tomorrow)

Only for Australia, Fiji and New Zealand:
Varaha Dvadasi: Appearance of Lord Varahadeva

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 05: 33 - 08: 43
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 59 - 10: 04
Malaysia: Break fast 07: 26 - 11: 27
Moscow: Break fast 07: 40 - 11: 02
Singapore: Break fast 07: 16 - 11: 18
Urals: Break fast 07: 09 - 10: 32

Parana after worship of Sri Varahadeva Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Fiji: Break fast 06: 03 - 10: 14
New Zealand: Break fast 05: 57 - 10: 28

22 February 2005, Tuesday
Nityananda Trayodasi: Appearance of Sri Nityananda Prabhu
(Ekadasi fasting)
Australia, Fiji and New Zealand

23 February 2005, Wednesday
Srila Narottama dasa Thakura - Appearance
Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

24 February 2005, Thursday (Purnima)
Srila Narottama dasa Thakura - Appearance
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Govinda Masa, Gaurabda 518
27 February 2005, Sunday
Appearance of Sri Srimad Bhakti Prajnana Kesava Gosvami Maharaja
All countries

28 February 2005, Monday
Sri Purusottama dasa Thakura - Disappearance
Srila Gour Govinda Swami - Disappearance
Sri Srimad Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura - Appearance
Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

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1 March 2005, Tuesday
Sri Purusottama dasa Thakura - Disappearance
Srila Gour Govinda Swami - Disappearance
Sri Srimad Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati Thakura - Appearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

6 March 2005, Sunday
Suddha Vijaya Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow (Russia), New York

7 March 2005, Monday
Fasting for Vijaya Ekadasi
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Notes:
For Australia and New Zealand the day is: Trisprsa Mahadvadasi (Fasting for Vijaya Ekadasi)

Sri Isvara Puri - Disappearance
All countries - except Fiji

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 48 - 10: 40
Birmingham: Break fast 06: 33 - 10: 19
Hilo: Break fast 06: 35 - 08: 12
Los Angeles: Break fast 06: 14 - 10: 07
Moscow: Break fast 07: 06 - 10: 49
New York: Break fast 06: 20 - 10: 11
Urals: Break fast 06: 36 - 10: 19
Uzbekistan: Break fast 08: 31 - 11: 40

08 March 2005, Tuesday
Only for Fiji
Sri Isvara Puri - Disappearance

Only for Hilo and Los Angeles
Siva Ratri (Ekadasi fasting)

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Australia: Break fast 05: 43 - 09: 53
Fiji: Break fast 06: 07 - 06: 12
India: Break fast 06: 37 - 10: 32
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 59 - 10: 02
Malayasia: Break fast 07: 22 - 11: 23
New Zealand: Break fast 06: 17 - 10: 33
Singapore: Break fast 07: 13 - 11: 15

09 March 2005, Wednesday
Siva Ratri (Ekadasi fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

10 March 2005, Thursday (Amavasya)
Srila Jagannatha dasa Babaji Maharaja - Disappearance
Sri Rasikananda Deva Gosvami - Disappearance
Hilo, Los Angeles, New York

11 March 2005, Friday
Srila Jagannatha dasa Babaji Maharaja - Disappearance
Sri Rasikananda Deva Gosvami - Disappearance
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

13 March 2005, Sunday
Sri Purusottama dasa Thakura - Appearance
Amsterdam, Birmingham, Hilo, Los Angeles, Moscow, New York

14 March 2005, Monday
Sri Purusottama dasa Thakura - Appearance
Australia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

All countries -----------------Mina Sankranti (Sun enters Pisces) -----------------

19 March 2005, Saturday
Adhivasa Festival of Sri Navadvipa Dhama Parikrama (Beginning of annual seven-day
festival)

20 March 2005, Sunday
Sri Navadvipa Dhama Parikrama begins

21 March 2005, Monday
Suddha Amalaki-vrata Ekadasi (Fasting)
Amsterdam (EU), Australia, Birmingham, Fiji, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, New Zealand, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

Notes: For Hilo the day is: Vyanjuli Mahadvadasi - (Fasting for Amalaki-vrata Ekadasi)
Only for Hilo
Sri Madhavendra Puri - Disappearance

22 March 2005, Tuesday
Sri Madhavendra Puri - Disappearance

Parana - (for locations fasting yesterday) Note: times are given without reference to Daylight Savings Time (DST).
Amsterdam: Break fast 06: 26 - 10: 30
Australia: Break fast 08: 16 - 09: 53
Birmingham: Break fast 05: 59 - 10: 05
Fiji: Break fast 06: 11 - 10: 13
Hilo: Break fast 06: 22 - 07: 45
India: Break fast 06: 22 - 10: 25
Indonesia: Break fast 05: 57 - 09: 59
Los Angeles: Break fast 05: 54 - 09: 45
Malayasia: Break fast 07: 17 - 11: 19
Moscow: Break fast 06: 27 - 10: 33
New York: Break fast 05: 56 - 10: 00
New Zealand: Break fast 10: 16 - 10: 36
Singapore: Break fast 07: 08 - 11: 11
Urals: Break fast 05: 58 - 10: 04
Uzbekistan: Break fast 07: 25 - 11: 29

24 March 2005, Thursday
Adhivasa observance ceremony of the Appearance of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu

25 March 2005, Friday (Gaura-purnima)
Sri Gauravirbhava Paurnamasi
Gaura-purnima: Divine Appearance of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu
(Total fast until moonrise, then no grains.)

Amsterdam (EU), Birmingham, Hilo, India, Indonesia, Los Angeles, Malaysia, Moscow (Russia), New York, Singapore, Urals (Russia), Uzbekistan

26 March 2005, Saturday
Sri Gauravirbhava Paurnamasi
Gaura-purnima: Divine Appearance of Sri Gauranga Mahaprabhu

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Standard for Ekadasi Break-Fasts

     If you have observed a complete fast (without even water) you do not need to break it with grains, you can break it with caranamrta or fruit. But if you have observed Ekadasi by eating fruit and vegetables etc., then it should be broken the following day by taking grains at the times mentioned herein.

     Mahadvadasi is observed like Ekadasi.

EKADASI

      The essense is to eat simply, (one or two times) so one can spend as much time as possible in hearing and chanting and remembering Krsna.
      Never eat onions, garlic, carrots and red dahl; ( no meat, fish or eggs or products therein)

Foods that are restricted during Ekadasi:
      Tomatoes, Eggplant, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Bellpepper, Peas, chickpeas and all types of beans, including products made form beans: (papadams, tofu tempeh, grain beverages, etc).
      Indian vegetables: karela, loki, parmal, toroi, kunli, drumsticks, okra(lady finger), banana flower.
      All leafy vegetables: spinach, salads, cabbages and leafy herbs like parsley, curry leaves, neem leaves, etc.
      Leafy herbs: mint, coriander, parsely, curry leaves, neem.
      Grains: millet, barley, farina, dalia, pasta, rice, corn, all types of dal and all types of flour made from grains and beans (like rice flour,chickpea flour, urad dal flour etc.).
      Starches from corn or grains and products made from and mixed with these starches like: baking soda, baking powder, certain soft drinks, custard,certain yogurts, puddings, cream cheese, sweets, candies and tapioca (In India, the only sweet there is no doubt about is petha).
      Oils made from grains: corn oil, mustard oil, sesame oil etc. and products fried in these oils: nuts, potato chips, certain snack foods, Honey.
      Spices: sesame seeds and powder, cumin seeds and powder, hing, fenugreek, mustard seeds, tamarind, fennel, celery, poppy seeds, kalongi seeds, ajwain seeds, cardamon, nutmeg, cloves etc. Spices that are used on Ekadasi taken from a new or clean package.
      Salt, tumeric, black pepper and ginger.

Foods that can be eaten all days of the year, including Ekadasi and Caturmasya:
      All fresh and dried fruits Pototoes, pumkin, cucumber, radish, squash (but not loki), green papaya, lemon, jackfruit, avocado, olives, coconut, buckwheat, all sugars. All nuts and oils made from nuts.
      All milk products, butter milk, except pure milk and yogurt during Caturmasya and sweets with starches on Ekadasi .

      For Brahmacaris: cutting nails and shaving is to be done only on full moon days.


CATURMASYA

Restrictions of foods during the entire four months of Caturmasya are:
      Tomatoes, eggplants, runner beans, loki, parmal, urad dahl and honey.

Particular foods that are restricted during each of the four months:
      First month:  No leafy vegetables such as spinach, salads of all types, cabbages of all types, kale, leafy herbs such as coriander, mint, parsley, curry, and powered leafy herbs.
      Second month:  No yogurt, (if one requires it for health, it can be mixed with water).
      Third month:  No milk, (if required, it can be mixed with a drop of lemon juice).
      Fourth month:  No mustard oil and sesame seeds.


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