Dandavat Pranam by Devotees at Vrindavan Parikrama Marg

Dandavat Pranam by Devotees at Vrindavan Parikrama Marg, Uttar Pradesh, India

Vrindavan Parikrama is 12 km approx. journey performed by devotees while walking or by Dandavat Pranam (obeisance) every day. There are a few special days having great importance to performing parikramas such as Akshay Navami, Kartik – Krishna Paksha Ekadashi and Shukla Paksha Ekadashi, and *Falgun Shukla Paksha Ekadashi.

And after every two years as per the Hindu calendar, the year is of 13 months. As per Panchang during Adhik Maas, parikrama is performed by devotees. 2013 Adhik Maas were in the month of May.

*This year Falgun Shukla Paksha Ekadashi was on the 12th of March, 2014, and I did Vrindavan parikrama in two hours and thirty minutes.

(Above knowledge shared by Ramkrishna – student of Adhyatma)