Gadaira Gauranga’s das’ Second Initiation (7/15/08)

7/15/08
Gadaira Gauranga’s das’ Second Initiation

L-R, Prabhu Gadaira Gauranga, Sripad Giri Maharaj, Prabhu Gokulananda.
Sriman Gadaira Gauranga received first initiation from His Divine Grace Srila Govinda Maharaj in December, 2002. Since that time he has been a regular supporter of our preaching and other activities. A simple hearted practitioner, he is always ready to do the needful. With an interest to expand his service he recently requested and received gayatri mantra. L-R, Prabhu Gadaira Gauranga, Sripad Giri Maharaj, Prabhu Gokulananda.

Gokulananda’s Private Photos from 1992-1994

1/21/08
Gokulananda’s Private Photos from 1992-1994

Second initiation ceremony New Jersey 1993.
Sripad Giri Maharaja and Gokulananda das during the second initiation ceremony in New Jersey 1993.
Second Initiations in New Jersey 1993.
Srila Govinda Maharaja and Sripad Sagar Maharaja in front of the World Trade Center in 1993. This picture was taken on the New Jersey side of the Holland Tunnel looking towards Manhattan’s downtown.
Srila Govinda Maharaja seated with Sripad BK Giri Maharaja and Sriman Rshabhadev Prabhu at the San Francisco airport 1992.
Sripad Giri Maharaja, Srila
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Veracruz Mexico : Tour Photos (12/8/07)

12/8/07
Veracruz Mexico : Tour Photos

Ever wonder where cities come from? They come from seeds. Here's one now, sprouting up next to Spd. Giri Maharaj.
Ever wonder where cities come from? They come from seeds. Here’s one now, sprouting up next to Spd. Giri Maharaj.
Lila Sundari Devi during a short layover at Dallas/Ft. Worth airport on the way to Veracruz. Oct. 20, '07. Note the red luggage tag on her purse.
Lila Sundari Devi during a short layover at Dallas/Ft. Worth airport on the way to Veracruz. Oct. 20, ’07. Note the red luggage tag on her purse.
Sripad Ashram Maharaj welcomes & introduces Srila Govinda Maharaj to Veracruz.
Sripad Ashram Maharaj welcomes & introduces Srila Govinda Maharaj to Veracruz.
Challenged by another photographer, our light weapons fight to a draw.
Challenged by another photographer, our light weapons fight to a draw.
Sirman Ranajit Prabhu is always attentive to the needs of Srila Gurudev.
Sirman Ranajit Prabhu is always attentive to the needs of Srila Gurudev.
The temple room is filled to overflowing...
The temple room is filled to overflowing…
... as Srila Govinda Maharaj gets his first opportunity to speak to everyone in Veracruz during his 23rd. world tour..
… as
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Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math Roof Repair Project Update!

As you can see the roof has been repaired, and just some tiles need to be put up. The rains have already come and gone – the good news is that there are no more leaks!.

As you can see, by the time the picture below was taken, the number of roof tiles that need to be put up are substantially smaller.

Completion date is very near…!

Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math Roof Repair Project Has Commenced!

The Roof on the Math has sustained some damage (see above) from water leaking through worn out tiles and rotting wood. The decision was made to raise funds and repair the damaged wood and tiles before the winter sets in. Failure to repair this now would have endangered the temple room itself when snow and ice start melting in February and March.

Fortunately, the funds were raised and the work has commenced. Sripad Bhakti Kanan Giri Swami (shown below) has estimated the repairs could take 5-7 days, provided the clear weather persists.

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Placing Ornaments Atop the Vrindavan Math (February 2005)

All glories to Sri Guru and Sri Gauranga!

Photos of the placement of the permanent ornaments atop the Temple of

Sri Sri Guru Gauranga Gandharva Rasabiharijiu.

Sri Vrindavan Dham, Sri Krishna Vasant Panchami, February 2005
Webpage by Swami B.K. Giri

Sri Krishna Vasant Panchami, the first day of spring the best of all the seasons. The Jamuna River enhances the beauty of Sri Vrindavan Dham increasing the transcendental happiness of the Lord and His devotees.

chaya rtu-gana yahan vasanta pradhana

[Where the six seasons are present, spring is supreme.]

On this beautiful sunny day work begins to
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