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Bhaktivedanta VedaBase: Śrīmad Bhāgavatam 11.29.11
pṛthak satreṇa vā mahyaḿ
pṛthak — alone; satreṇa — in assembly; vā — or; mahyam — for Me; parva — monthly observances, such as Ekādaśi; yātrā — special gatherings; mahā-utsavān — and festivals; kārayet — one should arrange to perform; gīta — with singing; nṛtya-ādyaiḥ — dancing and so on; mahā-rāja — royal; vibhūtibhiḥ — with signs of opulence.
Either alone or in public gatherings, with singing, dancing and other exhibitions of royal opulence, one should arrange to celebrate those holy days, ceremonies and festivals set aside specially for My worship.
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