For devotees living in the East of America, one of the most rewarding and uplifting ways to bring in the New Year is to celebrate it with Radha Krishna at the Radha Govind Dham, the newest and most beautiful Hindu Temple in the New York skyline. The special event will include a sumptuous prasad dinner and 6 hours of continuous and sublime kirtan and meditation. Swami Nikhilanand, a senior preacher of Radha Krishna devotion and a sanyasi pracharak of Jagadguru Shree Kripalu Ji Maharaj will lead the New Year Sankirtan Program at Radha Govind Dham New York.
Where: 260-01 Hillside Ave Glen Oaks, New York 11004
When: December 31st, 6:00 pm – Midnight
Read more about it at The Vrindavan Times News.
Getting actively involved with RGDNY, supporting and promoting their programs, means that you are a special part in Radha Krishna’s mission, and a valued part in the growth and expansion of one the great spiritual beacons and guiding forces of Radha Krishna devotion in the world. The rewards and blessing are boundless. Start getting involved today by joining them on facebook as well as registering for annual membership.
Above, Radha Krishna devotees chanting kirtans composed by Jagadguru Shree Kripalu Ji Maharaj.
All of the Saints of Braj and many other places came to the Shyama Shyam Dham ashram in Vrindavan during the Akhand Sankirtan held on 30th November 2013, to pay their respects to Shri Maharaj Ji, Jagadguru Shree Kripalu ji Maharaj. They offered their flower tributes to Jagadguru Shree Kripalu ji Maharaj during a ceremony. There was also 24-hour continuous kirtan at Shyama Shyam Dham and a parikrama of Shree Maharajji throughout Vrindavan. On December 2nd, there was Brahman Bhoj held at Prem Mandir, Vrindavan for Vishisht Sadhus of Braj; the following day Sadhu bhoj was held at Prem Mandir where around 7000 sadhus were given a feast, money and gift bags. The next day, all of Vrindavan’s 5000 widows were given a grand feast, money, lavish gift bags and medical assistance. After Vrindavan, the commemorative ceremonies are currently being held at the nearby holy town of Barsana Dham. Read more and view pictures at The Vrindavan Times.
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Swami Ramdev, during his tribute at the Divine funeral of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj, praised him as a devtulya representative of Sanatan Dharma and commented: Kripaluji was not only Jagadguru, he was also my Guru. Watch video here.
Latest information from Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat is that the following events are taking place in December 2013 and January 2014. Please like JKP Official facebook page for daily updates, pictures and news
30th Nov: Akhand Sankirtan, Floral tribute by Brajwasis – Shyama Shyam Dham, Vrindavan
1st Dec: Pushpa Visarjan with Shobha Yatra – Vrindavan
2nd Dec: Brahma Bhoj – Prem Mandir, Vrindavan
3rd Dec: Sadhu Bhoj – Prem Mandir, Vrindavan
5th Dec: Vidhwa Bhoj – Prem Mandir, Vrindavan
6th Dec: Sadhu Bhoj – Rangeeli Mahal, Barsana
7th Dec: Vidhwa Bhoj – Rangeeli Mahal, Barsana
12th Dec: Pushpa Visarjan – Haridwar
16th Dec: Pushpa Visarjan – Gangasagar
18th Dec: Pushpa Visarjan – Puri
20th Dec: Pushpa Visarjan – Nabadwip
Program for January 2014
16th Jan: Pushpa Visarjan – Rameshwaram
19th Jan: Pushpa Visarjan – Nasik
20th Jan: Pushpa Visarjan – Dwarika