On 19 September 2012 (21 Padmanabha, Gaura Panchami) at 3:30 am Sripad Bhakti Dayita Damodar Maharaj peacefully passed away while chanting the Holy Name at Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math Nabadwip.
Srila Bhakti Pavan Janardan Maharaj led the procession to the Ganges and spoke in a garden on the riverbank about Sripad Damodar Maharaj and his exemplary life of service.
Sripad Damodar Maharaj will be remembered by everyone for his sincere and chaste devotion to Srila Bhakti Raksak Sridhar Dev-Goswami Maharaj, Srila Bhakti Sundar Govinda Dev-Goswami Maharaj, and Srila Bhakti Nirmal Acharya Maharaj. His humility, simplicity, and service attitude were an inspiration to everyone.[nggallery id=41]