We, at ISKCON Kolkata, take immense pleasure and feel divinely blessed to inform all the devotees that we have started Ahhay Charan Tours and Travels services in this sacred birth city of Srila Prabhupada. Our aim is to serve all the visiting vaisnavas in taking a spiritually refreshing tour of the numerous spots in Kolkata that are forever sanctified by the divine touch of His Divine Grace. This presents us all with an opportunity to instill ourselves with sweet memories of Srila Prabhupada pastimes at those very places where they factually happened and there by fill our lives with supremely purifying glorification of our dear most master Srila Prabhupada.
The details of services offered by Abhay Charan Tours and Travels are outlined below:
1)Kolkata Dham Darshan:
Kolkata, being the city where SrilaPrabhupada appeared and lived for a large part of his life, is replete with innumerable places associated with Srila Prabhupada’s pastimes. The list includes:
a) Srila Prabhupad’s birth place: The same jackfruit tree under which Srila Prabhupada took birth is still there.
b) Motilal Seal Scohol: Prabhupada did his schooling here.
c) Scottish Church College: Srila Prabhupada studied in this college.
d) Radha Govinda Mandir: Srila Prabhupada used to visit this temple regularly in his childhood.
e) Khidderpore Dock: Srila Prabhupada departed for America in Jaladuta ship from here.
f) Ultadanga Junction Road: Srila Prabhupada met Srila Bhakti Siddhanta Saraswati Thakur for the first time etc. (The list is very long!!!).
We are offering the facility to organize guided tours to these holy sites for visiting devotees. Devotees wishing to avail of our services in this regard can contact us via mail at email@example.com. We request devotees to inform us well in advance to help us serve them our best. We suggest that Devotees, while going to Mayapur, can take opportunity to derive transcendental benefits of visiting these holy places.
Besides this, Nearby Kolkata, There are several places associated with of pastimes of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and Nityananda Prabhu; such as Panihati (The famous dahichida festival took place here), Khardaha (House of NityanandaPr ) etc.. If devotees wish, we can assist them to visit these places as well.