Eighteen Days - Sri Panca Tattva's Mayapur Lila


horizon and the full moon was arising in the easteln horizon. The day Nimdi appeared in Navadvlpa dharna was also the full moon day with eclipse. The Moon o[ Sridhirna Mdyipur, Gaurdnga Mahaprabhu, has arrived in the dhama again in the form o[ Paflca-tattva to bestow Their mercy to all the people throughout the whole world. After the bathing cerernony oI Their Lordships we were having Their darshan and seeing Their pose and posture continuously for soure days. One day we observecl ancl felt in our heart that Nityananda Prabhu with His left hand and Gadadhara Prabhu with His righr hand are showing us the lotus feet o[ Caitanya Mahaprabl-ru ancl saying to us, "Take shelter o[ these lotus feet and take the mercy. Distribute His mercy. Follow His order." Srivasa Thdkura, [olding his hancls, is requesting us to chant Hare Krsna, Hare Krsna, KIgr.ra Kf$la, Hare Harey' Hare Rama, Hare Rama, Rama Rama, Hare Hare, and distribute lhis maha-mantra throughout the whole world. Advaita Acarya Prabhu, by His left hancl pointing to Nityananda Prabhu, is saying, "He is rhe adi-gt+ru ancl you should take shelter of His lotus fleet. By getting the mercy o[ Nitai you will get the mercy of Nimii." Now is the time to pray and work very hard with full co-operation for the big tern- ple to come up very fast so that Their Lordships can go there to stay very nicely and more gorgeously. Jalangi Devl Dasl Sananda Devi DAsi, a Chinese devotee, had spent rnany days in the sewing room, helping to sew the Deities'sets. Sanancla is over T0years old, and since she doesn't speak English, she sornetimes misunderstands the philosophy. She thought that the only way to go back to Godhead was by pulling the ropes on JagannAtha's cart, so during the Ratha-yAtri, which she could hear from the sewing room, she kept say- ing to the other ladies, "l have to go down to the festiva]," but kept putting it off. Finally one devotee came into the roorn, and Sananda said once again that she was


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