Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu – Important events

(1486 – 1533 A.D.)

(47½ years of manifest physical presence)

Compiled By Sri Yashodanandan Dasa

– Feb. 18, 1486 – His birth in Sri Mayapura

– August, 1486 (age 6 months) – ceremony of giving first grains, and ceremony of offering coins or the Srimad-Bhagavatam – He chose the Bhagavatam

– 1494 (age 8) – He begins His schooling under Ganga dasa Pandita

– 1496 (age 10) – He becomes a scholar; His brother Vishvarupa takes Sannyasa

– 1500 (age 14) – He marries Srimati Lakshmipriya

– 1502 (age 16) – He starts His own school, teaching grammar

– 1503 (age 17) – He travels to Gaya and accepts initiation from Ishvara Puri

– 1509 (age 23) – Pushing on the sankirtana movement; delivering Chand Kazi

– 1510 (age 24) – He formally accepts the renounced order of Sannyasa

– Feb. 1510 (age 25) – He travels to Puri, Orissa; visits deity Sakshi-gopala

– March 1510 – He meets with Sarvabhauma Bhattacharya and converts him

– April 1510 – He continues on towards South India; meets Ramananda Raya

– Aug. – Nov. 1510 – He spends Chatur-masya in Ranga-kshetra

– June 1511 (age 25) – His return to Jagannatha Puri

– Oct. 1514 (age 28) – He travels to Bengal and meets Rupa and Sanatana Gosvami

– June 1515 (age 29) – Returns to Puri via Santipura; starts for Sri Vrindavana

– Jan. 1516 (age 29) – He leaves Vrindavana for Allahabad;meets Rupa Gosvami.

– Feb. 1516 – He sends Rupa to Vrindavana, and leaves for Benares

– April 1516 (age 30) – He returns to Puri permanently (final 17½ years to 1533)

– (1516 – 1522) – He pushes on active preaching work, based in Puri

– March 1517 (age 31) – Sri Rupa Gosvami arrives from Vrindavana;then Sanatana

– July 1517 – Raghunatha dasa Gosvami is freed from family and comes to Puri

– March 1518 (age 32) – Sanatana is sent to Vrindavana; Vallabhacharya arrives

– 1520 (age 34) – The passing away of Srila Haridasa Thakura is celebrated

– 1532 (age 46) – His separation from Lord Krishna increases markedly

– 1533 (age 47½) – His disappearance pastime in the temple of Tota Gopinath

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: