Week Ahead 23-29 January 2020

Dear Friends

Chandan Yatra

Don’t miss the magnificent darshan of the Lord covered in sandalwood paste on Sunday 26 January. 

Render Direct Service to Sri Sri Radha Radhanath

Preparations have begun for Chandan Yatra (Sunday 26 January). You are invited to come and grind sandalwood into paste. The paste will be applied directly to the Deities’ bodies to help cool Them from the summer heat. Grinding stations have been set up in the temple.   

Week Ahead

Saturday 25 January 

BYS Yoga Class @7:30am
Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple
Entry by donation.
Registration essential: WhatsApp 074 629 1122 

Monthly Sankirtan Festival @9am
The Monthly Sankirtan Festival is a great way to experience the joy of living and sharing bhakti-yoga. Try your hand at introducing someone to Krishna consciousness in quality company & conversation, and have a phenomenal experience. The festival finishes at 1:30pm with a feast. 

Kirtanuity Open Evening @5pm

Launch of #NewKirtanuity Govinda’s Restaurant @5pm. Register here: https://forms.gle/b248tjjXriy3esXH6 

Sunday 26 January 

Chandan Yatra and the Launch of Durban Festival of Chariots 2020  @11am with His Grace Swarup Damodar Das

Save the Date

Thursday 30 January

Vasant Pancam

Saturday 1 February

Sri Advaita Acharya’s Appearance Anniversary

Fast until midday. Festival will begin at 11am 

Wednesday 5 February 

Ekadasi – Fast from all grains, beans & legumes (Fast untill midday for Lord Vamana) 

Thursday 6 February

Ekadasi Break Fast: 05:28-09:55

Lord Varaha’s Appearance Anniversary

Friday 7 February

Lord Nityananda Prabhu’s Appearance Anniversary

with His Holiness Bhakti Caitanya Swami. Fast until midday. Festivals at 7am & 7pm