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PART TWO

BIRTH OF GAURANGA MAHAPRABHU

 

 

 

CHAPTER ONE--PERIOD PRIOR TO NIMAI'S JOURNEY TO GAYA

 

1486 AD / 1407 S'    Phalguni purnima lunar eclipse

 

1487 AD / 1409 S'    Vaisak amavasya (new moon)--birth of Gadadhara Pandita Gosvami

 

1487 AD / 1409 S'    Writing of the book Balyalila-Sutra

 

1487 AD / 1409 S'    Gauda King Feroz Shah

 

1488 AD / 1410 S'    The rule of Emperor Bahul Lodi of Delhi ended and the rule of Sikandar Lodi began

 

1489 AD / 1411 S'    Nasiruddin Mahmud Shah--king of Gauda

 

1490 AD / 1412 S'    Samsuddin Muzaffar Shah--king of Gauda.

                                      Nasiruddin's rule ended and Mamud Shah's rule began.

 

1491 AD / 1413 S'    Winter--sannyasa of Visvarupa

 

1492 AD / 1414 S'    Birth of Gopala Kamalakara Pipalai

 

1492 AD / 1414 S'    Birth of Gopala Mahesa Pandit

 

1492 AD / 1414 S'    Birth of Isana Nagara, the author of Advaita Prakasha

 

1492 AD / 1414 S'    Birth of Acyutananda, the eldest son of Advaitacarya

 

1493 AD / 1415 S'    Visvarupa-vijaya

 

1493 AD / 1415 S'    Hussain Shah, the king of Gauda

 

1493-1498 AD /        Birth of Gopal Halayudha Thakura

1415-1420 S'

 

1493-1498 AD /                Birth of Gopala Purusottama-Dasa Thakura

1415-1420 S'

 

1493-1498 AD /        Birth of Gopal Paramesvara Dasa

1415-1420 S'

 

1493-1498 AD /        Birth of Gopala Kalakrishnadasa

1415-1420 S'

1494 AD / 1416 S'    Upanayana of Nimai

 

1495 AD / 1416 S'    Caitra Purnima, birth of Vansivadana Thakura

 

1496 AD / 1417 S'    Magha--Birth of Vishnupriya Devi

 

1496 AD / 1418 S'    Passing away of Mahaprabhu's father

 

1495 AD / 1417 S'    Agrahayana, birth of lyrical poet Dvija Balarama Dasa

 

1496 AD / 1418 S'    Birth of Krishnadasa Kaviraja Gosvami

 

1497 AD / 1419 S'    Isana Nagara, the author of Advaita Prakasa took shelter in the house of Advaita Prabhu with his mother after the death of his father                          

 

1497 AD / 1419 S'    King Prataparudra in Orissa

 

1498 AD / 1420 S'    Gadadhara's visit to Navadvipa

 

1498 AD / 1420 S'    Birth of Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami

 

1498 AD / 1420 S'    Birth of Ugragopala Kasisvara or Kasinath Pandit

 

1498 AD / 1420 S'    Birth of Mirabai, daughter of King Ratan Singh of Merata in Udaipur

 

1499 AD / 1421 S'    Vyakaranesva Tippani by Nimai

 

1500 AD / 1422 S'    Nyaya-sastrera Tippani by Nimai

 

1500 AD / 1422 S'    Destruction of Mathura by Badshah Sikandar Lodi

 

1501 AD / 1423 S'    The tola of Nimai

 

1501 AD / 1423 S'    First marriage of Nimai

 

1501 AD / 1423 S'    Visit of Isvarapuri to Navadvipa

 

1502 AD / 1424 S'    Nimai's visit to East Bengal

 

1502 AD / 1424 S'    Meeting between Nimai and Tapana Misra

 

1502 AD / 1424 S'    Laksmipriya, the wife of Nimai, died of snake bite.  Nimai returned to Navadvip from East Bengal.

 

1503 AD / 1425 S'    Birth of Gopala-Bhatta Gosvami

 

1504 AD / 1426 S'    Liberation of Digvijayi Pandit Kesava-Kasmiri

 

1505 AD / 1427 S'    Second marriage of Nimai

 

1505 AD / 1427 S'    Birth of Raghunatha Bhatta Gosvami

 

1505 AD / 1427 S'    Birth of Haridasa Thakura in Saptagrama

 

 

CHAPTER TWO         GAURANGA'S VISIT TO GAYA AND THE INTERVENING PERIOD TILL HE ACCEPTED SANNYASA

 

 

1505 AD / 1427 S'    Asvin--Nimai's visit to Gaya

 

1505 AD / 1427 S'    Agrahayana--Isvarapuri saw Nityananda in Vrndavana

 

1506 AD / 1427 S'    Paus & Magha--Nimai returned to Navadvip from Gaya

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'    Vaisakh--Mahaprabhu's Divine Manifestation and abhiseka in the house of Shrivasa                                 

1506 AD / 1428 S'     Jaistho--Nityananda Prabhu's visit to         Nadiya

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'     Asadh--Mahaprakash in the house of Shrivasa

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'     Liberation of Jagai and Madhai

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'     Liberation of Capala Gopala

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'   Performance of drama in the house of                                   Candrasekhara

 

1506 AD / 1428 S'     Scholastic practices of Advaita

 

1507 AD / 1429 S'    Birth of Vrindavana-dasa

 

1507-1508 AD /        Rasavadana of Vrajalila

1429-1430 S'

 

1508 AD / 1430 S'    Discipleship taken by Saranga Thakura

 

1509 AD / 1430 S'    Sukla Pancami--Birth of Raghunandana-Thakura

1509 AD / 1430 S'    Installation of Radha-Vallabha at Vrndavana

 

1509 AD / 1431 S'    Vaisakli Pancame--Birth of Jahnava Thakurani

 

1509 AD / 1431 S'    Kartika--Suppression of Kazi and his liberation

 

1509 AD / 1431 S'    Govinda Karmakara leaves home and takes refuge at the feet of Gauranga

 

1509 AD / 1431 S'    Agrahayana--Lokanath and Bhugarbha Gosvami leave for Vrndavana

 

1509 AD / 1431 S'     Pans--Visvarupa Darsana by Advaitacarya

 

 

  

CHAPTER 3    NIMAI'S ACCEPTANCE OF SANNYASA AND HIS SOUTH INDIAN TOUR

 

 

1510 AD / 1431 S'    Magh--Nimai takes sannyasa

 

1510 AD / 1431 S'    Gauranga in Advaita's house

 

1510 AD / 1431 S'    In the house of Jagadisa at Jasada

 

1510 AD /      1431 S'         Journey to Nilacala

 

1510 AD / 1431 S'   Shri Chaitanya at Nilacala

 

1510 AD / 1431 S'    Liberation of Vasudeva Sarvabhauma

 

1510 AD / 1432 S'    Mahaprabhu's visit to South India

 

1510 AD / 1432 S'     Sannyasa of Purusottama Acarya

 

1510 AD / 1432 S'     Gadadhara and Narahari visit Nilacala

 

1510 AD / 1432 S'     Lokanatha and Bhugarbha Goswami reach Vrndavana

 

1510 AD /      1432 S'          Meeting between Mahaprabhu and Raya Ramananda

 

1510 AD /      1432 S'          Meeting with Gopala Bhatta

 

1510 AD / 1432 S'     Magha--Grace showered on the saint Tukarama

 

1511 AD / 1433 S'    Bhadra--Meeting with Vasu Ramananda

 

 

 

CHAPTER 4    GAURANGA COMES BACK FROM PILGRIMAGE AND THERE IS A GATHERING OF DEVOTEES

 

 

1512 AD / 1433 S'    Magh--Mahaprabhu's return to Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1433 S'     Magh--Kala-Krishnadasa Vipra left for Navadvipa carrying the news of Prabhu's return                               

1512 AD / 1433 S'     Phalguna--Svarupa Damadora visits Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1433 S'     Caitra--Paramananda Puri's visit to Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1433 S'     Govinda and Kasisvara Brahmacari visit Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1433 S'     Birth of Gopinatha, first son of Vallabhacarya

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'    Vaisakh--Brahmananda Bharati's visit to Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Jaistha--Raya Ramananda visits Nilacla

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Asadh--Devotees from Gauda visit Nilacala

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Birth of Jayananda, the author of Chaitanya Mangala

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Paus--Nityananda sent to Gauda-mandala

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Phalguna--Grace showered on Sikhi-Mahiti

 

1512 AD / 1434 S'     Writing of Kadca by Murari

 

1513 AD / 1435 S'    Asadh--Shri Krishna Caityana Caritamrita  or Murarira Kadca of Murari Gupta

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'    Asadh--Chanting of Gaura's name by Advaita openly

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Letter from Prakasananda Sarasvati

 

 

 

 

CHAPTER FIVE         GAURANGA IN GAUDA-MANDALA

 

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'    Vijaya Dasami--Mahaprabhu leaves for Gauda-mandala

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     He forgives the offence of Devananda

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Agrahayana--Govinda Ghos at Agradvipa

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Ramakeli visit by Gauranga

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Magha--Govinda's deity of Shri Gopinatha installed at Agradvipa

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Mahaprabhu meets Raghunatha

 

1514 AD / 1436 S'     Phulguni Purnima--The first dieties of Nitai-Gaura were installed in the house of Gauridasa

 

 

 

CHAPTER 6    GAURANGA IN VRNDAVANA AND KASI

 

 

1516 AD / 1438 S'    Vijaya Dasami--Prabhu left Nilacala for Vrndavana

 

1516 AD / 1438 S'     Agrahayana--Prabhu reached Kasi

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Rupa's visit to Vrndavana

 

1516 AD / 1438 S'     Santana leaves for Vrndavana

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Gauranga in Vrndavana

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Magha--Lessons taught to Rupa

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Gauranga meets Vallabhacarya

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Instructions to Sanatana

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'   Liberation of Prakasananda

 

          1516 AD / 1438 S'     Caitra--Mahaprabhu returns to Nilcala

 

 

 

 

 

CHAPTER 7    NITYANANDA STAYS AT GAUDA AND GAURANGA STAYS AT GAMBHIRA

 

 

1517 AD / 1439 S'    Jaistho--Dandamahotsava at Panihati

 

1517 AD / 1439 S'    Birth of Jiva-Gosvami

 

1517 AD / 1439 S'     Rupa's visit to Nilacala

 

1517 AD / 1439 S'    Ibrahim Lodi becomes emperor of Delhi

 

1518 AD / 1440 S'    Santana Gosvami visits Nilacala

 

1518 AD / 1440 S'     Jaistha--Raghunatha Dasa Gosvami visits Nilacala

 

1518 AD / 1440 S'     Death of Kabir, the Ramanandi Vaishnava

 

1518 AD / 1440 S'     Caitra--Sanatana leaves for Nilacala

 

1519 AD / 1441 S'    Vaisakha--Birth of Shri Shrinivasa Acarya

 

1519 AD / 1441 S'    Marriage of Nityananda Prabhu with Vasudha

 

          1519 AD / 1441 S'    Hosain Shah's rule ends; Nasiruddin Hasrat Shah's begins                               

          1520 AD / 1442 S'    Construction of the temple of Govardhana Nathaji

 

          1521 AD / 1443 S'    Marriage of Nityananda Prabhu with Jahnava Devi

 

          1522 AD / 1444 S'    Birth of Vira-Hamvira

 

          1523 AD / 1445 S'    Shripata of Vrndavanadasa established at Denuda

 

          1523 AD / 1445 S'    Jaistha-Nityananda Prabhu's actions were criticized

 

          1523 AD / 1445 S'    Birth of Locanadasa, author of Chaitanya-mangala

 

1524 AD / 1446 S'    Birth of Kavikarnapura

 

1525 AD / 1447 S'    Death of Yavana Haridasa

 

          1526 AD / 1448 S'    Emperor Ibrahim Lodi's rule ends and Babar's begins.

          1527 AD / 1449 S'    Birth of Govinda Dasa

          1529 AD / 1451 S'    Uddharana Datta Thakura's visit to Nilacala

 

          1530 AD / 1452 S'    Birth of poet Jnanadasa

 

          1530 AD / 1452 S'    Babar's rule ends and Humayun's begins as Emperor of Delhi

 

          1531 AD / 1452 S'    Kasisvara returns to Catra

 

          1531 AD / 1453 S'    Birth of Kanai Thakura

 

          1531 AD / 1453 S'    Maghi Purnima--Birth of Narottama-Thakura

 

          1531 AD / 1453 S'    Gopala Bhatta Gosvami's visit to Vrndavana

 

          1532 AD / 1454 S'    Phalgun--Diety of Nitai-Gaura installed at Catra

 

          1532 AD / 1454 S'    Kamalakara Pipalai put in charge at Mahesa

 

          1532 AD / 1554 S'    Birth of Tulasidasa

 

          1532 AD / 1454 S'    Nasiurddin Hasrat Shah's rule ended and Firoz Shah's begins as the King of Gauda

 

          1533 AD / 1455 S'    First Asadh--Mahaprabhu disappeared