Caturdasi – The biggest Festival of the year
Dear Friends of the Lion Temple,
Narasimha Caturdasi, the appearance of Narasimha Avatara is celebrated from 30 April to 03 May. Main day: Saturday, 02 May. International speakers and spiritual masters, kirtans, seminars, incredible vegetarian meals and much more! Accommodation is still available in ashrams (shared dorm rooms) with sleeping bag and mat. The Guest House Accommodation is unfortunately already booked out.
The Festival begins on Thursday evening. The main day is Saturday, the 2nd May.
The Guests of Honour are: HH Bhaktivaibhava Swami (DE), HH Krishna Kshetra Swami (USA), HH Kadamba Kanana Swami (NL)
Thursday, 30th April:
19.45 Adivas Opening Ceremony and Installation of the festival flag – bringing Garuda out.
Friday, 1st of May:
11.00-11.50 Seminar Kadamba Kanana Swami
14.30 Lunch Prasadam
16.00-.19.00 ISKCON Germany and Austria annual gathering. All devotees invited.
19.30 Narasimha Fire Yajna; special pavitram ceremony with bhajans lead by HH Bhakti Vaibhava Swami and HH Kadamba Kanana Swami
Saturday, 2nd of May: NARASIMHA CATURDASI
11.00-13.30 Narasimha Abhisheka – bhajans by H.H. Kadamba Kanana Swami, H.H. Krishna Ksetra Swami
[14.30 Lunch Prasadam : For those who are not fasting]
14:00-15.00 Seminar HH Kadamba Kanana Swami
15.00-16.00 Seminar HH Krishna Ksetra Swami
16.00-17.00 Carrying the Lord on a palanquin & Parikrama around temple with kirtan by Bhakti Vaibhava Swami
19.30 till 20.45 Bhajans by H.H.Kadamba Kanana Swami, H.H. Krishna Ksetra Swami, H.H.Bhakti Vaibhava Swami
20.45 Special Darshan Arotik at sunset with surprise
After Arotik: Bhajans by HH Bhakti Vaibhava Swami and HH Kadamba Kanana Swami
21.00 Prasadam Vegetarian Feast
22.00 and on – Temple Kirtan for those who want to stay up all night