Panihati Chida Dahi mahotsava festival is celebrated to commemorating the transcendental pastime of Sri Raghunath dasa Goswami meeting Sri Nityananda Prabhu and arranging for a feast of chipped rice mixed with yogurt. Thousands of devotees participated in the festival celebrations remembering the pastimes of the Lord and His devotees.
Do you know what Panihati is? Panihati is a village located on the banks of the Ganges, ten miles north of Kolkata. It is the site of many wonderful spiritual pastimes of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and His close associates. A grand festival named Panihati Chida-dahi Mahotsav is celebrated every year by the followers of the Gaudiya Vaishnava tradition is associated with a pastime which took place here over 500 years ago.