The Panihati Chida-Dahi Utsava is celebrated to commemorate the meeting of Srila Raghunatha dasa Gosvami with Sri Nityananda Prabhu for the first time in a village named Panihati near Kolkata in West Bengal. This festival is also known as Danda Mahotsava (the Festival of Punishment). It is celebrated on the thirteenth day of the bright moon in the month of Jyeshta (May-June). To this day, pilgrims visit Panihati to celebrate the Chida-Dahi festival.
We are celebrating Panihati Chida Dahi Mahotsav on Sunday, 12th June, 2022. We invite you to visit the temple on this auspicious day and receive the blessings of Their Lordships Sri Sri Nitai Gauranga. We request you to generously contribute towards celebrating this festival.