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Śrīmad-Bhāgavatam 3.18.5 – Thu, 04 Feb 2016

Devotees accept that God is the root of everything. Their example is that just as the stomach is the source of energy of all the limbs of the body, God is the original source of all energy manifested in the material and spiritual worlds; therefore, as supplying food to the stomach is the process to satisfy all the limbs of the body, Kṛṣṇa consciousness, or developing love of Kṛṣṇa, is the sublime method for satisfying the source of all happiness.

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Feb 6, 2016 (Sat)
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Break fast 06:38 - 06:39 (DST)
Sunrise 6:38 (DST)
Noon 13:33 (DST)
Sunset 20:29 (DST)
Feb 7, 2016 (Sun)
529, Madhava, Caturdasi

Sunrise 6:39 (DST)
Noon 13:33 (DST)
Sunset 20:28 (DST)
Feb 8, 2016 (Mon)
529, Madhava, Amavasya

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Noon 13:33 (DST)
Sunset 20:27 (DST)
Feb 9, 2016 (Tue)
529, Madhava, Pratipat

Sunrise 6:41 (DST)
Noon 13:34 (DST)
Sunset 20:26 (DST)
Feb 10, 2016 (Wed)
529, Madhava, Dvitiya

Sunrise 6:43 (DST)
Noon 13:34 (DST)
Sunset 20:25 (DST)
Feb 11, 2016 (Thu)
529, Madhava, Tritiya

Sunrise 6:44 (DST)
Noon 13:34 (DST)
Sunset 20:23 (DST)
Feb 12, 2016 (Fri)
529, Madhava, Caturthi

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Noon 13:34 (DST)
Sunset 20:22 (DST)
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529, Madhava, Pancami

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Noon 13:34 (DST)
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529, Madhava, Sasti

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Sunrise 6:47 (DST)
Noon 13:34 (DST)
Sunset 20:20 (DST)
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529, Madhava, Saptami

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Noon 13:33 (DST)
Sunset 20:19 (DST)
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529, Madhava, Navami

Bhismastami
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Noon 13:33 (DST)
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529, Madhava, Dasami

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Noon 13:33 (DST)
Sunset 20:16 (DST)
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529, Madhava, **Ekadasi** (suitable for

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Noon 13:33 (DST)
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