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Phalguna

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It occurs on the Purnima (Full moon day) in the Hindu month Phalguna, usually falling in March or April.
Gaura-purnima celebrating the birth of the saint Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486–1534) also falls in this month.

Nabadwip

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This festival is celebrated by Gaudiya Vaishnavas as part of Nabadwip-mandala Parikrama.
Many devotees who adhere to the Gaudiya Vaishnavism come to Nabadwip for pilgrimage on the auspicious occasion of the Birthday celebration of Shri Mahaprabhu on the Phalguni Purnima (i.e. on the Full moon day of the March every year), and for various festivals in relation to Leelas of Shri Mahaprabhu like Sri Nabadwip-mandala Parikrama and other festivities like Dol yatra, Ras purnima Gaura-purnima.

Chaitanya Mahaprabhu

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Gaura-purnima is a Vaisnava festival that celebrates the birth of the saint Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486–1534), who founded Gaudiya Vaishnavism.
His birthday is celebrated as Gaura-purnima.

Vaishnavism

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Gaura-purnima is a Vaisnava festival that celebrates the birth of the saint Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486–1534), who founded Gaudiya Vaishnavism.

Purnima

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It occurs on the Purnima (Full moon day) in the Hindu month Phalguna, usually falling in March or April.

Fasting

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His followers spend this festival fasting and chanting congregationally, then at moonrise a feast is enjoyed by all.

Gaudiya Vaishnavism

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This festival is celebrated by Gaudiya Vaishnavas as part of Nabadwip-mandala Parikrama. Gaura-purnima is a Vaisnava festival that celebrates the birth of the saint Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (1486–1534), who founded Gaudiya Vaishnavism.

Parikrama

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This festival is celebrated by Gaudiya Vaishnavas as part of Nabadwip-mandala Parikrama.

Bhakti Tirtha Swami

On March 13, 1979 during Gaura-purnima festival at New Vrindaban, he was initiated into the Vaishnava sannyasa order of renunciation by Kirtanananda Swami and given the name Bhakti Tirtha Swami.

Katwa

Gaura-purnima, the birthday of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu (February/March)

Bhakti Caitanya Swami

In 1994, during the Gaura Purnima Festival, he took the renounced order of sannyasa from Giriraja Swami and received the name Bhakti Caitanya Swami.

ISKCON guru system

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Annual meeting of Governing commission of ISKCON was scheduled before Gaura Purnima festival in March and Prabhupada long established that the GBC are his "direct representatives to act as the instrument for the execution of the will of His Divine Grace".

Hinduism in Kenya

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Also organize wonderful festivals such as Krishna Janmashtami, Radhastami, Rama Navami, Gaura-purnima, Narasimha Chaturdashi and many.

Visnujana Swami

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In 1976, during the Gaura Purnima festival in India, Vishnujana Swami disappeared.

ISKCON Temple Bangalore

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