Ahmedabad, March 3, 2018: Hare Krishna Mandir, Ahmedabad celebrated Sri Gaura Purnima festival, the divine appearance day of Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu on Friday, 2nd March, 2018. The event began with the Pallakki utsav.
Their Lordships Sri Sri Nitai Gauranga (Nityananda Prabhu and Chaitanya Mahaprabhu) received a grand abhisheka with panchamrita, fruit juices, sacred herbs, and many other auspicious items. Special bhajans were sung glorifying Lord Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. During the noon Rajbhog, Sri Sri Nitai Gauranga also received 108 varieties of food offerings. The most thrilling event of the festival was maha-samprokshan. The assembled devotees were showered with the flowers and water that were offered to Sri Sri Nitai Gauranga during the abhisheka. Devotees sang and danced along with kirtans, as they enjoyed the mercy of Their Lordships being showered upon them.